According to a poll consisting of 30,000 British citizens, John Frusciante, formerly of the [lastfm]Red Hot Chili Peppers[/lastfm], was voted the greatest guitarist of the past three decades.
The poll was conducted by BBC station 6 Music, where thousands of music fans voted out of a field of 40 guitarists.
To find out the rest of the top ten, as well as some cool videos of Frusciante and other master strummers, hit more. 10. Peter Buck (REM)
9. Jack White
7. Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead)
6. Kirk Hammett (Metallica)
5. Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine)
4. Johnny Marr (The Smiths)
3. Matt Bellamy (Muse)
2. Slash (Guns N’ Roses)
1. John Frusciante (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
So what do you guys think? Do the Brits have it right?
Comment below and let’s put this to the test.