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Stephan Forte’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists

Written on December 12, 2014 at 7:30 am, by Jon

Stephan Forte
I’m very excited to add yet another exceptional talent to my series of ‘Top 5 Influential Guitarists‘ series, Stephan Forte. Check out the top 5 guitarists that influenced Stephan over the years:

1: Marty Friedman
Marty Friedman
Even though …

Nick Johnston’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists

Written on August 14, 2014 at 8:00 am, by Jon

Next up in the series of Top 5 Influential Guitarists is one of my personal favourite guitar players, Nick Johnston. Nick has a real style of his own with amazing chops and instantly recognisable melodies so I really wanted …

Mark Holcomb of Periphery’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists

Written on August 8, 2014 at 9:34 am, by Jon

Recently Pappy published his top 5 influential guitarists and encouraged me to do the same (Jon’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists). I thought it would be fun to extend an invitation to a few industry professionals to get some …

Jon’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists

Written on July 29, 2014 at 8:38 am, by Jon

When Pappy asked me to contribute my top 5 influential guitarists I had to think hard about who had really influenced me at different points over the years rather than just picking the first 5 guitarists that inspired me as …

Pappy’s Top 5 Influential Guitarists

Written on July 28, 2014 at 2:39 am, by pappy

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We all have our favorite guitarists out there, but the problem with them (or us) is that favorites change and they can change pretty often. What we loved as young guitarists sometimes don’t do it for us anymore …