The search for 2009’s Guitar Idol is finally over and was announced at the London International Music Show today. Live judges included Phil Hilborne, Jamie Humphries and Jamiroquai's Rob Harris, and the overall winner was chosen by public vote on a live webcast sent out all over the world, on a unique online voting system broadcast at

This year it goes to Thailand’s Jack Thammarat. Jack Thammerat won a high end PRS guitar, Marshall JVM amplifier and double stack cabinets plus additional sponsors prizes.

Daniele Gottardo also won a Candy apple red PRS, Hedras Ramos won the Mayones custom guitar idol guitar and Gustavo Di Padua won a recording studio. (thanks to Truth In Shredding for that extra info).