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Poll: Gods Of The Electric Guitar (37 member(s) have cast votes)

Group One - Choose SEVEN From This Group

  1. Les Paul (11 votes [4.17%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.17%

  2. Billy Gibbons (9 votes [3.41%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.41%

  3. Steve Stevens (4 votes [1.52%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.52%

  4. Cliff Gallup (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  5. Adrian Belew (6 votes [2.27%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.27%

  6. Jake E Lee (4 votes [1.52%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.52%

  7. James Burton (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  8. Frank Zappa (13 votes [4.92%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.92%

  9. Hound Dog Taylor (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  10. Gary Moore (9 votes [3.41%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.41%

  11. Eric Clapton (19 votes [7.20%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 7.20%

  12. Albert Collins (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  13. Pete Anderson (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  14. Brian Robertson (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  15. Lindsey Buckingham (8 votes [3.03%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.03%

  16. Jimmy Page (30 votes [11.36%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.36%

  17. Andrew Latimer (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  18. Chet Atkins (5 votes [1.89%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.89%

  19. Angus Young (10 votes [3.79%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.79%

  20. John Petrucci (7 votes [2.65%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.65%

  21. Brian Setzer (3 votes [1.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.14%

  22. Richie Blackmore (17 votes [6.44%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.44%

  23. Syu (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  24. Matthias Jabs (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  25. Ron Asheton (1 votes [0.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.38%

  26. Trey Anastasio (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  27. Pat Metheny (12 votes [4.55%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.55%

  28. Eddie Cochran (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  29. Dave Mustaine (12 votes [4.55%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.55%

  30. Mick Ronson (3 votes [1.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.14%

  31. Joe Bonamassa (5 votes [1.89%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.89%

  32. Brad Gillis (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

  33. Vernon Reid (3 votes [1.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.14%

  34. BB King (13 votes [4.92%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.92%

  35. Michael Schenker (10 votes [3.79%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.79%

  36. Frank Marino (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  37. Slash (8 votes [3.03%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.03%

  38. Randy Rhoads (23 votes [8.71%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.71%

  39. Michael Bloomfield (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  40. Allen Collins (2 votes [0.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.76%

Group Two - Choose SEVEN From This Group

  1. Chuck Berry (12 votes [4.48%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.48%

  2. Tom Scholz (3 votes [1.12%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.12%

  3. Jeff Beck (14 votes [5.22%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.22%

  4. Al DiMeola (7 votes [2.61%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.61%

  5. Prince (7 votes [2.61%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.61%

  6. Alex Lifeson (30 votes [11.19%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.19%

  7. Link Wray (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  8. Pete Townshend (15 votes [5.60%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.60%

  9. Hizaki (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  10. Johnny Thunders (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  11. Brian May (18 votes [6.72%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.72%

  12. Edward Van Halen (26 votes [9.70%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 9.70%

  13. Charlie Christian (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  14. Vinnie Vincent (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  15. Duane Allman (9 votes [3.36%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.36%

  16. Steve Vai (6 votes [2.24%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.24%

  17. Jason Becker (2 votes [0.75%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.75%

  18. Denis "Piggy" D'Amour (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  19. Buddy Guy (4 votes [1.49%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.49%

  20. Danny Gatton (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  21. Leslie West (2 votes [0.75%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.75%

  22. Jeff Watson (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  23. Steve Howe (24 votes [8.96%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.96%

  24. Wes Montgomery (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  25. Tony Iommi (23 votes [8.58%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.58%

  26. Stevie Ray Vaughan (18 votes [6.72%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.72%

  27. Ronnie Lee Tekro (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  28. Jerry Cantrell (5 votes [1.87%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.87%

  29. Paul "Tonka" Chapman (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  30. Dick Dale (3 votes [1.12%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.12%

  31. Scott Gorham (2 votes [0.75%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.75%

  32. Peter Green (3 votes [1.12%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.12%

  33. Rik Emmett (8 votes [2.99%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.99%

  34. Paul Kossoff (3 votes [1.12%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.12%

  35. Steve Morse (4 votes [1.49%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.49%

  36. Robert Fripp (10 votes [3.73%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.73%

  37. George Lynch (6 votes [2.24%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.24%

  38. Bill Nelson (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  39. Vito Bratta (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  40. Tom Verlaine (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

Group Three - Choose SEVEN From This Group

  1. Ace Frehley (9 votes [3.31%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.31%

  2. Joe Pass (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  3. Scotty Moore (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  4. Steve Hillage (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  5. Eric Johnson (7 votes [2.57%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.57%

  6. Neal Schon (9 votes [3.31%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.31%

  7. Jimi Hendrix (32 votes [11.76%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.76%

  8. Freddie King (5 votes [1.84%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.84%

  9. Allan Holdsworth (10 votes [3.68%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.68%

  10. Lonnie Mack (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  11. The Edge (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  12. Nuno Bettencourt (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  13. Roy Buchanan (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

  14. Mike Campbell (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

  15. Paul Gilbert (6 votes [2.21%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.21%

  16. Tom Morello (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  17. Bo Diddley (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  18. Uli Roth (5 votes [1.84%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.84%

  19. Warren Haynes (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

  20. George Harrison (9 votes [3.31%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.31%

  21. Glenn Tipton (12 votes [4.41%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.41%

  22. Ronnie Montrose (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

  23. Mark Knopfler (14 votes [5.15%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.15%

  24. Akira Takasaki (2 votes [0.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.74%

  25. Warren DiMartini (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  26. Rory Gallagher (6 votes [2.21%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.21%

  27. Keith Richards (13 votes [4.78%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.78%

  28. Steve Hackett (12 votes [4.41%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.41%

  29. Marty Friedman (7 votes [2.57%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.57%

  30. Carlos Santana (13 votes [4.78%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.78%

  31. John McLaughlin (7 votes [2.57%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.57%

  32. David Gilmour (25 votes [9.19%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 9.19%

  33. Teru (1 votes [0.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.37%

  34. Joe Perry (10 votes [3.68%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.68%

  35. Alvin Lee (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

  36. Joe Satriani (9 votes [3.31%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.31%

  37. Dave Murray (5 votes [1.84%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.84%

  38. Yngwie Malmsteen (8 votes [2.94%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.94%

  39. Ted Nugent (4 votes [1.47%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.47%

  40. Jerry Garcia (3 votes [1.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.10%

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#21 Lucas

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:28 PM

View PostBoots, on 30 October 2017 - 06:30 AM, said:

I don't know most of them.   I don't like polls that don't include women.

Boots, I was very mindful of this going in .. I thought about including players like, for example, Jennifer Batten or Erja Lyytinen ..

But that opened another door - do I start including female electric guitarists that may not have the chops or songs, but because of the fact that they are female, they may have inspired a younger generation of females to pick up the instrument ..

In the end, I felt that, because this putting this poll together was complicated enough, I would just leave it as a GODS poll ...

A GUITAR GODDESS poll is definitely something I would be interested in - either participating in or creating ..

BTW:

I have already complied a rough outline for the ACTRESS poll, so I look forward to that as the followup for the actor poll

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View PostHemiBeers, on 30 October 2017 - 07:07 AM, said:

One - les paul, gibbons, collins, methany, cochrane, bb king, rhoades
Two - beck, lifeson, may, howe, vaughn, cantrell, morse
Three - johnson, hendrix, king, holdsworth, buchanan, hackett, santana

Two was the hardest group to reduce to seven. Three Was the easiest group.

I don't like obvious choices and the 'flash' guys.

Guys on the list I never heard of, but no Buckethead? WTF?

HB, as I mentioned, even though there are 120 names, not everyone was gonna make it

Ry Cooder, Roger Fischer, Johnny Winter, Tony McAlpine, Larry Coryell, Vivian Campbell, Dickey Betts, Dave Meniketti, Timo Tolkki - the list goes on and on of guys that I agonized over but ultimately left off ..

As far as Buckethead .. yes, he came to mind, but in the big picture - aside from wearing a pail on his head, has he really distinguished himself as an influential player or songwriter ... Sure he's got chops and is a fantastic player, but if that is the only criteria, then what about the thousands of nameless guys on youtube who have made some technically incredible videos ??

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:51 PM

View PostJohnnyBlaze, on 30 October 2017 - 02:45 AM, said:

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 30 October 2017 - 12:36 AM, said:

I wanna see Brian make the top ten

Depending on how many guitarists Lucas has in the following round(s), we might not know who's actually top 10.

IMHO, Brian deserves to go deep in this tourney though :yes:


Lucas, we're choosing 21 but how many will move to the following round?

How many rounds will there be?

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yep, the Top 10 from each round will move to the next round

In the case of a tie, I'm debating whether to bring all those who are tied into the next round - for example, Schenker and Blackmore are currently tied in their round, and it would be unfair for me to decide which moves on .. I mean, who advances, the one I voted for ??  -- that doesn't seem fair ..

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 01:10 PM

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

View PostHemiBeers, on 30 October 2017 - 07:07 AM, said:

One - les paul, gibbons, collins, methany, cochrane, bb king, rhoades
Two - beck, lifeson, may, howe, vaughn, cantrell, morse
Three - johnson, hendrix, king, holdsworth, buchanan, hackett, santana

Two was the hardest group to reduce to seven. Three Was the easiest group.

I don't like obvious choices and the 'flash' guys.

Guys on the list I never heard of, but no Buckethead? WTF?

HB, as I mentioned, even though there are 120 names, not everyone was gonna make it

Ry Cooder, Roger Fischer, Johnny Winter, Tony McAlpine, Larry Coryell, Vivian Campbell, Dickey Betts, Dave Meniketti, Timo Tolkki - the list goes on and on of guys that I agonized over but ultimately left off ..

As far as Buckethead .. yes, he came to mind, but in the big picture - aside from wearing a pail on his head, has he really distinguished himself as an influential player or songwriter ... Sure he's got chops and is a fantastic player, but if that is the only criteria, then what about the thousands of nameless guys on youtube who have made some technically incredible videos ??
I'd put him above alot of the 'flash' guys in the list, who also tend to fall short in the 'songwriter' area. But we move on...

Buckethead can kick EVH's ass with his nunchucks.

Napoleon Dynamite: I don't even have any skills. You know, like nunchuck skills, bo hunting skills, computer hacking skills. Girls only like guys who have great skills.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 05:06 PM

This poll was designed well.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 05:55 PM

Honorable mention to Terry Kath and Joe Walsh

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 06:53 PM

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 12:51 PM, said:

View PostJohnnyBlaze, on 30 October 2017 - 02:45 AM, said:

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 30 October 2017 - 12:36 AM, said:

I wanna see Brian make the top ten

Depending on how many guitarists Lucas has in the following round(s), we might not know who's actually top 10.

IMHO, Brian deserves to go deep in this tourney though :yes:


Lucas, we're choosing 21 but how many will move to the following round?

How many rounds will there be?

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yep, the Top 10 from each round will move to the next round

In the case of a tie, I'm debating whether to bring all those who are tied into the next round - for example, Schenker and Blackmore are currently tied in their round, and it would be unfair for me to decide which moves on .. I mean, who advances, the one I voted for ??  -- that doesn't seem fair ..

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:00 PM

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 12:42 PM, said:

View PostHemiBeers, on 30 October 2017 - 07:07 AM, said:

One - les paul, gibbons, collins, methany, cochrane, bb king, rhoades
Two - beck, lifeson, may, howe, vaughn, cantrell, morse
Three - johnson, hendrix, king, holdsworth, buchanan, hackett, santana

Two was the hardest group to reduce to seven. Three Was the easiest group.

I don't like obvious choices and the 'flash' guys.

Guys on the list I never heard of, but no Buckethead? WTF?

HB, as I mentioned, even though there are 120 names, not everyone was gonna make it

Ry Cooder, Roger Fischer, Johnny Winter, Tony McAlpine, Larry Coryell, Vivian Campbell, Dickey Betts, Dave Meniketti, Timo Tolkki - the list goes on and on of guys that I agonized over but ultimately left off ..

As far as Buckethead .. yes, he came to mind, but in the big picture - aside from wearing a pail on his head, has he really distinguished himself as an influential player or songwriter ... Sure he's got chops and is a fantastic player, but if that is the only criteria, then what about the thousands of nameless guys on youtube who have made some technically incredible videos ??

Buckethead has a relationship with his guitar that is next level..

Easily the most versatile player i have seen.

Great list though. Cant get them all in.




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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:29 PM

So many great guitarists to choose from, but for me no one equals Ritchie Blackmore.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 09:09 PM

Voted.

But there are a lot of names on this list that i've never heard of or have never heard anything from. A couple I just voted for because I knew their names.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 09:22 PM

View PostTinwoodsman, on 30 October 2017 - 05:55 PM, said:

Honorable mention to Terry Kath and Joe Walsh

Holy cheese, Terry Kath would make my list in a heartbeat, especially considering Jimi is in the lead rn.

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View PostJ2112YYZ, on 30 October 2017 - 09:09 PM, said:

Voted.

But there are a lot of names on this list that i've never heard of or have never heard anything from. A couple I just voted for because I knew their names.

Well, when it comes down to it, any name that anyone comes up with not on the list wouldn't have beat the eventual winner. I'd even bet that the top 5 guys here would've beat (in votes) any name not on the list.


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Posted 30 October 2017 - 10:04 PM

These polls are entertaining but basically it's based on favorites instead of skill or Eddie Van Halen wouldn't have less votes than Lifeson.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 10:48 PM

View PostFordgalaxy, on 30 October 2017 - 10:04 PM, said:

These polls are entertaining but basically it's based on favorites instead of skill or Eddie Van Halen wouldn't have less votes than Lifeson.

But isn't that part of a musician's talent - becoming a favorite to a lot of people, I think, should carry some weight as far as what it takes to become a Guitar God



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View PostLucas, on 29 October 2017 - 11:59 PM, said:

Taking inspiration from Duck and JB's Gods Of The Cinema Poll, we have now the GODS OF ELECTRIC GUITAR mega poll ..

The idea is the same as the meticulously crafted actor poll, with the only change being to select SEVEN names from each group .. So in this, the first round, you will select seven from Group One, seven from Group Two and seven from Group Three ( twenty one total )

There are 120 names here ... It was agonizing leaving some names off ... I did my best to take into consideration the player's impact, which included his place in history as far as being at the forefront of creating a style, his ability and chops - and how that translated into meaningful and relevant music, etc etc

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:49 PM

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 10:48 PM, said:

View PostFordgalaxy, on 30 October 2017 - 10:04 PM, said:

These polls are entertaining but basically it's based on favorites instead of skill or Eddie Van Halen wouldn't have less votes than Lifeson.

But isn't that part of a musician's talent - becoming a favorite to a lot of people, I think, should carry some weight as far as what it takes to become a Guitar God
I agree.

How can you measure skill with this kind of thing anyway? You can't.

If measured on pure skill wouldn't/shouldn't Satriani have more votes? Shouldn't he be near the very top? I voted for him but he won't win this. He won't even come close and that's easily understandable.

I also voted George Harrison who is very far from Joe in terms of...many things.

One's a guitar wizard and the other has made some magic that's lasted. Both are more than worthy of praise.

Skill? Yeah, how do you measure that here?

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 12:10 AM

View PostJohnnyBlaze, on 30 October 2017 - 11:49 PM, said:

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 10:48 PM, said:

View PostFordgalaxy, on 30 October 2017 - 10:04 PM, said:

These polls are entertaining but basically it's based on favorites instead of skill or Eddie Van Halen wouldn't have less votes than Lifeson.

But isn't that part of a musician's talent - becoming a favorite to a lot of people, I think, should carry some weight as far as what it takes to become a Guitar God
I agree.

How can you measure skill with this kind of thing anyway? You can't.

If measured on pure skill wouldn't/shouldn't Satriani have more votes? Shouldn't he be near the very top? I voted for him but he won't win this. He won't even come close and that's easily understandable.

I also voted George Harrison who is very far from Joe in terms of...many things.

One's a guitar wizard and the other has made some magic that's lasted. Both are more than worthy of praise.

Skill? Yeah, how do you measure that here?

Agreed JB

And I also agree that both Satch and George Harrison should be considered all time greats

If there were to be a device that measured notes per second and technical difficultly, I don't think anyone would want that to determine their favorite ..

That's why a poll like this is legit and fun

( and yes, I have seen the videos on youtube of the guys who play the fastest according to some measure of speed .. Note: none of them made this list nor should they :lol: )

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 04:40 AM

View PostJohnnyBlaze, on 30 October 2017 - 11:49 PM, said:

View PostLucas, on 30 October 2017 - 10:48 PM, said:

View PostFordgalaxy, on 30 October 2017 - 10:04 PM, said:

These polls are entertaining but basically it's based on favorites instead of skill or Eddie Van Halen wouldn't have less votes than Lifeson.

But isn't that part of a musician's talent - becoming a favorite to a lot of people, I think, should carry some weight as far as what it takes to become a Guitar God
I agree.

How can you measure skill with this kind of thing anyway? You can't.

If measured on pure skill wouldn't/shouldn't Satriani have more votes? Shouldn't he be near the very top? I voted for him but he won't win this. He won't even come close and that's easily understandable.

I also voted George Harrison who is very far from Joe in terms of...many things.

One's a guitar wizard and the other has made some magic that's lasted. Both are more than worthy of praise.

Skill? Yeah, how do you measure that here?
I voted for Eddie and Alex but, when it comes to skills, you can’t deny that Alex has great nunchucks skills plus he’s a pilot.

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 12:10 PM

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 12:14 PM

View PostBenjaminW, on 30 October 2017 - 10:50 PM, said:

View PostLucas, on 29 October 2017 - 11:59 PM, said:

Taking inspiration from Duck and JB's Gods Of The Cinema Poll, we have now the GODS OF ELECTRIC GUITAR mega poll ..

The idea is the same as the meticulously crafted actor poll, with the only change being to select SEVEN names from each group .. So in this, the first round, you will select seven from Group One, seven from Group Two and seven from Group Three ( twenty one total )

There are 120 names here ... It was agonizing leaving some names off ... I did my best to take into consideration the player's impact, which included his place in history as far as being at the forefront of creating a style, his ability and chops - and how that translated into meaningful and relevant music, etc etc

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I see a Gibson logo on that headstock!

Good eye Benjamin !!

.. and here too ( click on the first pic )

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