List of Guitarist

guitars

A

Johnny A.
“Dimebag” Darrell Abbott (Pantera)
Drew Abbott
John Abercrombie
Aaron “El Hefe” Abeyta (NOFX)
Mick Abrahams (Jethro Tull)
William Ackerman
Bryan Adams
Stuart Adamson (The Skids, Big Country, The Raphaels)
Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World)
Willie Adler (Lamb of God)
Marcus Adoro (Eraserheads)
Mikael Akerfeldt (Opeth)
Fredrik Akesson (Opeth)
Jan Akkerman (Focus)
Khalid Al-Thawadi (Brothers)
Nate Albert (The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Kickovers)
Steve Albini (Big Black, Rapeman, Shellac)
Art Alexakis (Everclear)
Kris Allen
Paul Allender (Cradle of Filth)
Duane Allman (The Allman Brothers Band)
Niklas Almqvist (The Hives)
Carlos Alomar (David Bowie)
Vicente Amigo
Michael Amott (Arch Enemy)
Christopher Amott (Arch Enemy)
Trey Anastasio (Phish)
Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull)
Magnus Andersson
Nicke Andersson (Hellacopters, Supershit 666)
Andre 3000
Faraz Anwar (Mizraab)
Gem Archer (Heavy Stereo) (Oasis)
Jamie Arentzen (American Hi-Fi)
Armik
Billie Joe Armstrong (Green Day, Pinhead Gunpowder, Foxboro Hot Tubs, The Network)
Tim Armstrong (Operation Ivy, Rancid, Transplants)
Paul Arthurs (Oasis)
Daniel Ash (Bauhaus, Tones on Tail, Love and Rockets)
DJ Ashba (BulletBoys, Beautiful Creatures, Sixx:A.M.)
Peter Asher (Peter and Gordon)
Ron Asheton (The Stooges)
Gwyn Ashton
John Ashton (The Psychedelic Furs)
Sergio Assad
Chet Atkins
Paul Atkinson (The Zombies)
Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys)
Bryce Avary (The Rocket Summer)
Trey Azagthoth (Morbid Angel)

B

Jim Babjak (The Smithereens)
Ayub Bachchu (Love Runs Blind)
Matt Bachand (Shadows Fall)
Randy Bachman (Bachman-Turner Overdrive, The Guess Who)
Ian Bairnson (Pilot, The Alan Parsons Project)
Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Dag Nasty, Bad Religion)
Dave Baksh (Sum 41, Brown Brigade)
David Ball (Soft Cell)
Balsac the Jaws of Death (GWAR)
Terry Balsamo (Evanescence)
Perry Bamonte (The Cure)
Devendra Banhart
Benji Madden (Good Charlotte)
Paul Banks (Interpol)
Carl Barat (The Libertines, Dirty Pretty Things)
Barbecue Bob
Warren Barfield
Rebecca Barlow (BarlowGirl)
Don Barnes (38 Special)
Mick Barr (Orthrelm)
Martin Barre (Jethro Tull)
Aaron Barrett (Reel Big Fish)
Syd Barrett (Pink Floyd)
Agustín Barrios
Nicholas Barron
Steve Bartek (Oingo Boingo)
Michael Angelo Batio (Nitro)
Jennifer Batten
Roland Bautista (Earth, Wind & Fire)
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter (Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers)
Brendan Bayliss (Umphrey’s McGee)
Eric Bazilian (The Hooters)
Reb Beach (Winger, Whitesnake)
Sam Beam (Iron & Wine)
Michael Bearpark (Darkroom, No-Man)
Corey Beaulieu (Trivium)
Beck
Jeff Beck (The Yardbirds, Jeff Beck Group, Beck, Bogert & Appice)
Joe Beck
Justin Beck (Glassjaw)
Joe Becker
Jason Becker (Cacophony, David Lee Roth)
Walter Becker (Steely Dan)
Peter Beckett (Player)
Adrian Belew (King Crimson, The Bears; Talking Heads, David Bowie, Frank Zappa)
Brian Bell (Weezer, Space Twins, The Relationship)
Eric Bell (Thin Lizzy)
Matthew Bellamy (Muse)
Roni Benise
Bob Bennett
Chester Bennington (Linkin Park)
Brendan Benson (The Raconteurs)
George Benson
Miki Berenyi (Lush)
Chuck Berry
Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme)
Dickey Betts (The Allman Brothers Band)
Randall Bewley (Pylon)
Bo Bice
Marco Biazzi (Lacuna Coil)
Big Tom
Kat Bjelland (Babes in Toyland)
Anders Björler (At the Gates, The Haunted)
Clint Black
Jack Black (Tenacious D)
Ryland Blackinton (Cobra Starship)
Ritchie Blackmore (Deep Purple, Rainbow, Blackmore’s Night)
Tony Blair
Zach Blair (Hagfish, GWAR, Only Crime, Rise Against)
Norman Blake
Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub)
Ron Block (Alison Krauss)
Conny Bloom (Hanoi Rocks)
Mike Bloomfield
Marc Bolan (T.Rex)
Marcie Bolen (The Von Bondies)
Tommy Bolin
Joe Bonamassa
Jon Bon Jovi (Bon Jovi)
Bono (U2)
Nicke Borg (Backyard Babies)
Adrian Borland (The Sound)
Wes Borland (Limp Bizkit)
Claude Bourbon
James Bourne (Son of Dork)
Pierre Bouvier (Simple Plan)
Robert Bowlin
Will Boyd (American Princes)
Mick Box (Uriah Heep)
James Dean Bradfield (Manic Street Preachers)
Michelle Branch
Laurent Brancowitz (Phoenix)
Vito Bratta (White Lion)
Creed Bratton (The Grass Roots)
Jacques Brautbar (Phantom Planet)
Julian Bream
Lenny Breau
Thomas Bredahl (Volbeat)
Thom Bresh
Paul Brett
Mike Brewer
John Brewster (The Angels)
Lincoln Brewster
Vic Briggs (Eric Burdon & The Animals)
Terry Britten
Chris Broderick (Megadeth)
Isaac Brock (Modest Mouse, Ugly Casanova)
David Bromberg
Devin Bronson (Avril Lavigne, Kelly Clarkson)
Kix Brooks
Meredith Brooks
Eric Brosius (Tribe)
Jackson Browne (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
Bob Brozman
Norman Brown
Michael Bruce (Alice Cooper)
Mark Bryan (Hootie & the Blowfish)
Roy Buchanan
Peter Buck (R.E.M.)
Buckethead (Guns N’ Roses, Praxis, Deli Creeps, Colonel Claypool’s Bucket of Bernie Brains)
Lindsey Buckingham (Fleetwood Mac)
Jonny Buckland (Coldplay)
Jeff Buckley
Ely Buendia (The Eraserheads Pupil)
Jimmy Buffett
Bumblefoot (Guns N’ Roses)
Charlie Burchill (Simple Minds)
Chris Burney (Bowling for Soup)
Ben Burnley (Breaking Benjamin)
Christian Burns (BBMak)
Jake Burns (Stiff Little Fingers)
Vinny Burns (Ten)
R. L. Burnside
Kenny Burrell
James Burton (Rick Nelson, Elvis Presley, John Denver)
Bernard Butler (Suede, The Tears)
John Butler (The John Butler Trio)
Jonathan Butler
Glen Buxton (Alice Cooper)
Roddy “Radiation” Byers (The Specials)
David Byrne (Talking Heads)

C

Fito Cabrales (Platero y Tú, Fito & Fitipaldis)
Kevin Cadogan (Third Eye Blind)
Chris Caffery (Trans Siberian Orchestra)
Charlotte Caffey (The Go-Go’s)
Paul Caiafa (The Misfits, Kryst the Conqueror, Gorgeous Frankenstein)
J. J. Cale
Randy California (Spirit)
Jo Callis (The Rezillos, The Human League)
Mateo Camargo (Madina Lake)
Greg Camp (Smash Mouth)
Jeremy Camp
Glen Campbell
Mike Campbell (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)
Phil Campbell (Motörhead)
Vivian Campbell (Dio, Whitesnake, Def Leppard)
Mike Campese
Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains)
Joey Cape (Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Bad Astronaut)
Larry Carlton
Jesse Carmichael (Kara’s Flowers)
Stephen Carpenter (Deftones)
Chris Carrabba (Dashboard Confessional, Further Seems Forever)
Kim Carroll
Maybelle Carter (Carter Family)
Vigilante Carlstroem (The Hives)
Bob Casale (Devo)
Neko Case (The New Pornographers)
Al Casey (jazz guitarist)
Al Casey (rock & roll guitarist)
Johnny Cash
Nick Catanese (Black Label Society)
Philip Catherine
Max Cavalera (Sepultura, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy, Nailbomb)
Dino Cazares (Fear Factory, Divine Heresy)
Gustavo Cerati (Soda Stereo)
Nic Cester (Jet)
Yavuz Çetin
Eugene Chadbourne
António Chainho
Bill Champlin (Sons of Champlin)
Eason Chan
Jaycee Chan
Jerry Chang
Manny Charlton (Nazareth)
Charo
David T. Chastain (Chastain)
Rhys Chatham
Chris Cheney (The Living End)
Andrew Cheshire
Phil Chevron (The Pogues)
Michael Guy Chislett (The Academy Is…, Hillsong United)
Jay Chou
John Christ (Danzig)
Charlie Christian (Benny Goodman)
Stephen Christian (Anberlin)
Martin Cilia (The Atlantics)
Jake Cinninger (Umphrey’s McGee)
John Cipollina (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
Eric Clapton (John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, The Yardbirds, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek and the Dominos)
Angus Clark (Trans Siberian Orchestra)
Mike Clark (Suicidal Tendencies)
Roy Clark
Steve Clark (Def Leppard)
“Fast” Eddie Clarke (Motörhead)
Gilby Clarke (Guns N’ Roses)
Zal Cleminson (Sensational Alex Harvey Band)
Dave Clo
Henry Cluney (Stiff Little Fingers)
Kurt Cobain (Nirvana)
Eddie Cochran
Stephen Cochran
Bruce Cockburn
Leonard Cohen
Jesse Colburn (Avril Lavigne)
Phil Collen (Def Leppard)
Ned Collette
Chris Collingwood (Fountains of Wayne)
Albert Collins
Allen Collins (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
John Collins (The New Pornographers, The Evaporators)
John Collura (The Ataris)
Paul Colman (Newsboys, Paul Colman Trio)
Gary Lee Conner (Screaming Trees)
Tyler Connolly (Theory of a Deadman)
Bill Connors
Steve Conte (New York Dolls), (Eric Burdon)
Ry Cooder (Captain Beefheart, The Seeds)
Jamie Cook (Arctic Monkeys)
Kyle Cook (Matchbox Twenty, The New Left)
Rusty Cooley (Dominion, Outworld (band))
Gaz Coombes (Supergrass)
Korey Cooper (Skillet)
John Corabi (Angora, The Scream, Mötley Crüe, Union)
Francesco Corbetta
Billy Corgan (The Smashing Pumpkins)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden)
Gene Cornish (The Rascals, Fotomaker)
Hugh Cornwell (The Stranglers)
Jim Corr (The Corrs)
Terry Corso (Alien Ant Farm, Powerman 5000)
Pete Cortese (Killswitch Engage, Overcast, Seemless)
Larry Coryell
Miranda Cosgrove
Yamandu Costa
Sean Costello
Paul Cotton (Illinois Speed Press, Poco)
Andy Cox (The Beat, Fine Young Cannibals)
Graham Coxon (Blur)
Jonathan Coulton
Steve Craddock
Philo Cramer (Fear)
Dan Crary
Robert Cray
Jim Croce
Kevin Cronin (REO Speedwagon)
Jason Cropper (Weezer)
Steve “The Colonel” Cropper (Mar-Keys, Booker T. & the M.G.s)
David Crosby (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, The Byrds)
Robbin Crosby (Ratt)
Sheryl Crow
Allison Crowe
Andras Csaki
Josh Cunningham (The Waifs)
Rivers Cuomo (Weezer, Avant Garde, Homie)
Shannon Curfman
John Curulewski (Styx)
Billy Ray Cyrus
Miley Cyrus
Trace Cyrus

D

Dan Swanö
Dante DeCaro (Hot Hot Heat, Johnny and the Moon)
Denis D’Amour (Voivod)
Donnie Dacus
Aaron Dalbec (Bane, Only Crime)
Dick Dale
Brody Dalle (The Distillers)
Jol Dantzig (Wilson Pickett, Shaw Blades, Jim Carroll)
Glenn Danzig (Danzig)
Daniel Daponde (The Acacia Strain, Blood Has Been Shed)
Dave Davies (The Kinks)
Ray Davies (The Kinks)
Chris de Burgh
Brad Davis (musician)
Jesse Ed Davis
Keeley Davis (Denali, Engine Down)
Maura Davis (Denali)
Mike Davis (Nocturnus)
Christopher Dean
Nicolas de Angelis
PJ DeCicco (Armor for Sleep)
Chris DeGarmo (Queensrÿche)
Vance DeGeneres (Cowboy Mouth)
Dean DeLeo (Talk Show, Stone Temple Pilots)
Tom DeLonge (Blink-182, Boxcar Racer, Angels & Airwaves)
Warren DeMartini (Ratt)
Dave Dederer (The Presidents of the United States of America)
Brad Delson (Linkin Park)
Paul Dempsey (Something for Kate)
Duane Denison (The Jesus Lizard, Tomahawk, Firewater)
Ryan “Judas” DePaolo (Matchbook Romance)
Johnny Depp
Amir Derakh (Orgy, Julien-K, Rough Cutt)
Rick Derringer (The McCoys)
Marko DeSantis (Sugarcult)
C. C. DeVille (Poison)
Mat Devine (Kill Hannah)
Bo Diddley
Dido
Die (Dir En Grey)
Ani Difranco
Steve Diggle (Buzzcocks)
Al Di Meola
Pete Doherty (The Libertines, Babyshambles)
Peter Dolving (Mary Beats Jane, The Haunted)
Dan Donegan (Disturbed)
Donovan
Paul Doucette (Matchbox Twenty)
Captain Kirk Douglas (The Roots)
Jerry Douglas
Memphis Minnie
K. K. Downing (Judas Priest)
Dr Jones
Dr. Know (Bad Brains)
Nick Drake
Pete Drake
Dregen (Backyard Babies, Hellacopters)
Bruce Driscoll (Blondfire, Brookville)
Glen Drover (Megadeth, King Diamond, Eidolon)
Steven Drozd (The Flaming Lips)
Ian D’Sa (Billy Talent)
Les Dudek
Billy Duffy (The Cult)
Jan Dumée (Focus, On the Rocks)
Tom Dumont (No Doubt, Invincible Overlord)
Gary Duncan (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
Andy Dunlop (Travis)
Ronnie Dunn
Francis Dunnery (It Bites)
Chauntelle DuPree (Eisley)
Sherri DuPree (Eisley)
Adam Dutkiewicz (Killswitch Engage)
Roland Dyens
Bob Dylan
Jakob Dylan (The Wallflowers)

E

Ronnie Earl
Elliot Easton (The Cars, The New Cars)
Duane Eddy
The Edge (U2)
Dave Edmunds
Kathleen Edwards
Nokie Edwards (The Ventures)
Richie Edwards (Manic Street Preachers)
Stephen Egerton (Descendents)
Eduardo Egüez
Hucky Eichelmann
Mike Einziger (Incubus)
Tripp Eisen (Static-X, Dope, Murderdolls)
Mattias Eklundh (Freak Kitchen)
Danny Elfman (Oingo Boingo)
Dolan Ellis
John Ellis (The Stranglers)
Justin Emerle (Echo Orbiter)
Tommy Emmanuel
Rik Emmett (Triumph), (Solo)
John Engelbert (Johnossi)
Thomas Erak (The Hills Have Eyes, The Fall of Troy)
Eric Erlandson (Hole)
Esteban
Dan Estrin (Hoobastank)
Kevin Eubanks″
Euronymous (Mayhem)
Jason Everman (Nirvana, Soundgarden)

F

Brian Fair (Shadows Fall)
Craig Fairbaugh (Transplants, +44)
Bruce Fairweather (Mother Love Bone, Green River)
Nick Falcon (The Young Werewolves)
Todd Fancey (The New Pornographers)
Bernard Fanning (Powderfinger)
Mark Farner (Grand Funk Railroad)
Andrew Farriss (INXS)
Tim Farriss (INXS)
Josh Farro (Paramore)
Eric Faulkner (Bay City Rollers)
Newton Faulkner
Don Felder (Eagles)
Jay Ferguson (Sloan)
Scott Fields
Zach Filkins (OneRepublic)
Robin Finck (Nine Inch Nails, Guns N’ Roses)
Aaron Fink
Jon Finn (Jon Finn Group)
Michael Lee Firkins
Jörg Fischer (Accept)
Bradley Fish
Eliot Fisk
Warren Fitzgerald (Oingo Boingo, The Vandals)
John Flansburgh (They Might Be Giants)
Flattus Maximus (GWAR)
Tom Fletcher (McFly)
Brandon Flowers (The Killers)
Robert Flynn (Machine Head)
John Fogerty (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
Tom Fogerty (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
Ben Folds (Ben Folds Five)
Jerome Fontamillas (Switchfoot)
Lita Ford (The Runaways)
Marc Ford (The Black Crowes)
Robben Ford
Chris Foreman (Madness)
Jon Foreman (Switchfoot)
Henke Forss
Richard Fortus (The Psychedelic Furs, Love Spit Love, Guns N’ Roses)
Alex Fox
Oz Fox (Stryper, SinDizzy)
Les Fradkin (Beatlemania (musical))
Peter Frampton (Humble Pie, The Herd)
Black Francis (Pixies)
Lars Frederiksen (Rancid, Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards)
Tony Fredianelli (Third Eye Blind)
Ace Frehley (KISS)
Jay Jay French (Twisted Sister)
Glenn Frey (Eagles)
Matthew Friedberger (The Fiery Furnaces)
Marty Friedman (Megadeth, Cacophony)
Bill Frisell
Robert Fripp (King Crimson)
Fred Frith (Henry Cow, Art Bears)
Edgar Froese (Tangerine Dream)
Uri Frost (Katamine)
John Frusciante (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Bobby Fuller (The Bobby Fuller Four)
Jim Fuller (Surfaris)
Justin Furstenfeld (Blue October, The Last Wish)
Nelly Furtado
Magne Furuholmen (a-ha)

G

Tom Gabel (Against Me!)
Steve Gaines (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Declan Galbraith
Eric Gale
Noel Gallagher (Oasis)
Rory Gallagher
Shane Gallagher (+44)
Dann Gallucci (Modest Mouse, Murder City Devils)
Frank Gambale
Tim Gane (Stereolab)
Charly García (Sui Generis, Porsuigieco, La Máquina de Hacer Pájaros, Serú Girán)
Enrik Garcia (Dark Moor)
Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead)
Chuck Garvey (moe.)
Henry Garza (Los Lonely Boys)
Kyle Gass (Tenacious D)
Synyster Gates (Avenged Sevenfold, Pinkly Smooth)
Danny Gatton
Lee Gaze (lostprophets)
Björn Gelotte (In Flames)
Vicki Genfan
Antony Genn (The Mescaleros, The Hours)
Dave Genn (Matthew Good Band)
Lowell George (Little Feat)
Rocky George (Suicidal Tendencies)
Janick Gers (Iron Maiden)
Per Gessle (Gyllene Tider, Roxette)
Andy Gibb
Barry Gibb (Bee Gees)
Ben Gibbard (Death Cab for Cutie, The Postal Service, All-Time Quarterback)
Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top)
Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big, Racer X)
Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation)
Nick Gilder (Sweeney Todd)
Brad Gillis (Night Ranger)
David Gilmour (Pink Floyd)
Vince Gill (Pure Prairie League)
Gordon Giltrap
Greg Ginn (Black Flag)
Chad I. Ginsburg (CKY)
Nicolas Godin (Air)
Mircea Gogoncea
Lynval Golding (The Specials)
Sander Gommans (After Forever)
Pier Gonella (Mastercastle-Necrodeath)
Adam Gontier (Three Days Grace)
Dave Gonzalez (The Paladins, Hacienda Brothers)
José González
Myles Goodwyn (April Wine)
Nina Gordon (Veruca Salt)
Martin Gore (Depeche Mode)
Scott Gorham (Thin Lizzy)
Chris Goss (Masters of Reality)
Stone Gossard (Green River, Mother Love Bone, Temple of the Dog, Pearl Jam)
Manuel Göttsching (Ash Ra Tempel)
Johnny Goudie (Goudie)
Ellie Goulding
Guthrie Govan
Mick Grabham (Procol Harum)
Davey Graham
Amy Grant
Rocky Gray (Soul Embraced)
Jay Graydon
Doug Grean
Boris Grebenshchikov (Aquarium)
Dallas Green (Alexisonfire, City and Colour)
Freddie Green (Count Basie)
Gary Green (Gentle Giant)
Peter Green (Fleetwood Mac)
Norman Greenbaum
Alex Greenwald (Phantom Planet)
Brian Greenway (April Wine, Mashmakhan)
Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead)
Dave Gregory (XTC)
David Grier
Ryan Griffiths (The Vines)
Steve Grimes (The Farm)
Carl Johan Grimmark (Narnia, Rob Rock, Saviour Machine, Beautiful Sin)
Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters, Nirvana)
Luther Grosvenor (Spooky Tooth)
Todd Grubbs
Aaron Guerra (Tourniquet)
Tracii Guns (L.A. Guns, Guns N’ Roses, Brides of Destruction)
Lalo Guerrero
Michael Gulezian
Brett Gurewitz (Bad Religion, Error)
James Gurley (Big Brother and the Holding Company)
Michael Gurley (Dada)
Gus G (firewind)
Buddy Guy

H

Steve Hackett (Genesis, GTR)
GP Hall
Jim Hall
Johan Hallgren (Pain of Salvation)
Mike Hamilton (Kenny Loggins, Peter Kater, Jay Ferguson)
Page Hamilton (Helmet)
Shannon Hamm (Death, Control Denied)
Chuck Hammer (Lou Reed, David Bowie, Guitarchitecture)
Kirk Hammett (Metallica)
Peter Hammill (Van der Graaf Generator)
Albert Hammond, Jr. (The Strokes)
Michael Hampton (Funkadelic)
Jeff Hanneman (Slayer)
Brian Haner Sr.
Frank Hannon (Tesla)
Andrew Hansen
Kai Hansen (Gamma Ray)
Isaac Hanson (Hanson)
Joel Hanson (PFR)
Fareed Haque (Garaj Mahal)
Bob Hardy (Franz Ferdinand)
Bill Harkleroad (Zoot Horn Rollo, Captain Beefheart)
Jessica Harp
Ben Harper
Hugh Harris (The Kooks)
Dhani Harrison (thenewno2)
George Harrison (The Beatles)
Jerry Harrison (Talking Heads)
Mark Hart (Supertramp, Crowded House)
Bob Hartman (Petra)
PJ Harvey
Mike Hatalak (It Dies Today)
Charlotte Hatherley (Ash)
Ian Haug (Powderfinger)
Dan Hawkins (The Darkness)
Justin Hawkins (The Darkness)
Nick Hawkins (Big Audio Dynamite II)
Colin Hay (Men at Work)
Hiroyuki Hayashi (Polysics)
Kelly Hayes (Cold)
Peter Hayes (Black Rebel Motorcycle Club)
Warren Haynes (The Allman Brothers Band, Gov’t Mule)
Sean Hayter (Lucius Hunt)
Eddie Hazel (Funkadelic)
Justin Hayward (The Moody Blues)
Matt Heafy (Trivium)
Kevin Hearn (Barenaked Ladies, Kevin Hearn and Thin Buckle)
Jim “Reverend Horton” Heath
Charles Hedger (Cradle of Filth)
Michael Hedges
Christian Hejnal (Scarling.)
Chris Henderson (3 Doors Down)
Scott Henderson (Tribal Tech, Vital Tech Tones)
Jimi Hendrix (The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Band of Gypsys, Gypsy Sun and Rainbows)
Don Henley (Eagles)
Mikey Heppner (Priestess)
Ken Hensley
James Hetfield (Metallica)
Greg Hetson (Circle Jerks, Bad Religion)
Nick Hexum (311)
MJ Hibbett
hide (X Japan)
Ryan Higgins
Steve Hillage
Tyler Hilton
Brent Hinds (Mastodon)
Robert “Bucket” Hingley (The Toasters)
Tom Hingley (Too Much Texas, Inspiral Carpets)
Nick Hipa (As I Lay Dying)
Taka Hirose (Feeder)
Jules Hodgson (KMFDM)
Roger Hodgson (Supertramp)
Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles)
Wolf Hoffmann (Accept)
James Hogan
Randy Holden
Allan Holdsworth (UK)
Dexter Holland (The Offspring)
Buddy Holly
Steve Holt (36 Crazyfists)
Joshua Homme (Kyuss, Queens of the Stone Age)
James Honeyman-Scott (The Pretenders)
Matt Hoopes (Relient K)
Jerry Horton (Papa Roach)
Rita Hosking
Tomoyasu Hotei (Boøwy)
Michael Houser (Widespread Panic)
Greg Howe
Steve Howe (Yes, GTR, Asia)
Billy Howerdel (A Perfect Circle)
Keith Howland (Chicago)
Brodie Foster Hubbard
C.B. Hudson, (Blue October)
Dann Huff
Jesse Hughes (Eagles of Death Metal)
Eric Hutchinson singer-songwriter, guitarist
Andy Huxley (The Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, Vile Imbeciles)
Hyde (L’arc~en~ciel, VAMPS)
Chrissie Hynde (The Pretenders)

I

Scott Ian (Anthrax, Stormtroopers of Death)
Angel Ibarra (Aiden)
Billy Idol
Frank Iero (My Chemical Romance)
James Iha (The Smashing Pumpkins, A Perfect Circle)
Chris Impellitteri (Impellitteri)
Roberto Iniesta (Extremoduro)
Inoran (Luna Sea, Fake?, Tourbillon)
Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath, Jethro Tull)
Donnie Iris
Sharon Isbin
Ichiro Ito (Every Little Thing)
Maja Ivarsson (The Sounds)
IZUMI

J

Matthias Jabs (Scorpions)
Alan Jackson
Paul Jackson, Jr.
Stevie Jackson (Belle & Sebastian)
Tito Jackson (The Jackson 5)
Elmore James
Tony James (Carbon/Silicon)
Phil Jamieson (Grinspoon)
Jandek
Bert Jansch
Al Jardine (The Beach Boys)
Wyclef Jean
Stephan Jenkins (Third Eye Blind)
JerryC
Joan Jett (The Runaways, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts)
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Heri Joensen (Týr)
Alain Johannes (Eleven, Queens of the Stone Age)
Lars-Olof Johansson (The Cardigans)
John 5 (Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie)
Daniel Johns (Silverchair)
Bill Johnson
Carlos Johnson
Eric Johnson
Jack Johnson
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section)
Kelly Johnson (Girlschool)
Mike Johnson (Thinking Plague)
Robert Johnson
Wayne Johnson (The Manhattan Transfer)
Davey Johnstone (Elton John)
Ruud Adrianus Jolie (Within Temptation)
Nick, Kevin and Joe Jonas (Jonas Brothers)
Adam Jones (Tool)
Brian Jones (The Rolling Stones)
Daniel Jones (Savage Garden)
Danny Jones (McFly)
Kelly Jones (Stereophonics)
Mick Jones (Foreigner)
Mick Jones (The Clash, Big Audio Dynamite, Carbon/Silicon)
Rod Jones (Idlewild)
Ronald Jones (The Flaming Lips)
Stacy Jones (American Hi-Fi)
Steve Jones (Sex Pistols)
Stanley Jordan
Joey Jordison (Murderdolls)
Ben Jorgensen (Armor for Sleep)
John Jorgenson
Juanes

K

Ledward Kaapana
Kaoru (Dir En Grey)
Alex Kapranos (Franz Ferdinand)
Billy Karren (Bikini Kill)
Dr Nico Kasanda
Ben Kasica (Skillet)
Terry Kath (Chicago)
Jorma Kaukonen (Jefferson Airplane)
Tom Kaulitz (Tokio Hotel)
Ryo Kawasaki
John Kay (Steppenwolf)
Lenny Kaye (Patti Smith Group)
Phil Keaggy
Tom Keeley (Thursday)
Bill Kelliher (Mastodon)
Gary Kemp (Spandau Ballet)
Ken Kitamura (L’Arc~en~Ciel)
Jeff Kendrick (Devildriver)
David Kennedy (Angels & Airwaves)
Mike Kennerty (The All-American Rejects)
Daniel Kessler (Interpol)
Dave Keuning (The Killers)
Ryan Key (Yellowcard)
Jewel Kilcher
Nicki Kin (Vains of Jenna)
Albert King
B. B. King
Ben King (The Yardbirds)
Dave King (Flogging Molly)
Ed King
Freddie King
Justin King
Kaki King
Kerry King (Slayer)
Bill Kirchen (Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen)
Pat Kirtley
Ezra Koenig (Vampire Weekend)
Kôji Kiriki (Malice Mizer, Eve of Destiny)
Forrest Kline (hellogoodbye)
Scott Klopfenstein (Reel Big Fish, The Littlest Man Band)
Earl Klugh
Larry Knechtel
David Knopfler
Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits)
Cem Köksal
Peter Koppes (The Church)
Alexis Korner
Leo Kottke
Richie Kotzen
Wayne Kramer (MC5)
Norbert Krief (Trust)
Robby Krieger (The Doors)
Chad Kroeger (Nickelback)
Mike Kroeger (Nickelback)
Richard Kruspe (Rammstein)
Andrei Krylov
Jan Kuehnemund (Vixen)
Damian Kulash (OK Go)
Dave Kushner (Wasted Youth, Infectious Grooves, Zilch, Velvet Revolver)
Paul Kossoff (Free)

L

Jesse Lacey (Brand New)
Patrick Lachman (Halford, Damageplan)
Alexi Laiho (Children of Bodom)
Denny Laine (Paul McCartney, Wings, The Moody Blues, Ginger Baker’s Air Force, Colin Blunstone)
Shawn Lane, (Black Oak Arkansas)
Ler LaLonde (Primus)
Miranda Lambert
Paul Landers (Rammstein)
Yuri Landman
Michael Landau
Tito Larriva (The Plugz, Cruzados, Tito & Tarantula)
Marit Larsen
Andrew Latimer (Camel)
Roope Latvala (Children of Bodom)
Antonio Lauro
Avril Lavigne
John Lawler (The Fratellis)
Adam Lazzara (Taking Back Sunday)
Bernie Leadon (Eagles)
John LeCompt
Albert Lee
Alvin Lee (Ten Years After)
Jake E. Lee
Shane Lee (Six & Out)
Thomas Leeb
Troy Van Leeuwen (Queens of the Stone Age, A Perfect Circle)
Sebastien Lefebvre (Simple Plan)
Gary Lenaire (Tourniquet, Echo Hollow, Cripple Need Cane)
John Lennon (The Beatles)
Julian Lennon
Sean Lennon
Lettie
Jared Leto (30 Seconds to Mars)
Adam Levine (Maroon 5, Kara’s Flowers)
Vaden Todd Lewis (Toadies)
Aaron Lewis (Staind)
Bob Lewis (Devo)
Matty Lewis (Zebrahead)
Herman Li (DragonForce)
Ottmar Liebert
Alex Lifeson (Rush)
Jani Liimatainen (Cain’s Offering, Sonata Arctica)
John Lilley (The Hooters)
Rickey Lime (Scarling.)
Charley Lincoln
Hal Lindes
David Lindley
Peter Lindgren (Opeth)
Mikko Viljami Lindström (HIM)
Jeff Linsky
Tom Linton (Jimmy Eat World)
Russell Lissack (Bloc Party)
Kerry Livgren (Kansas)
Duncan Lloyd (Maxïmo Park)
Richard Lloyd (Television)
Taylor Locke (Rooney)
Robert Lockwood, Jr.
Chuck Loeb
Lisa Loeb
Pete Loeffler (Chevelle)
Nils Lofgren (E Street Band)
Karl Logan (Manowar)
Jeff Loomis (Nevermore, Sanctuary)
Joe Long (The Four Seasons)
Sami Lopakka (Sentenced)
Demi Lovato
Courtney Love (Hole)
Clint Lowery (Sevendust, Dark New Day)
Scott Lucas (Local H)
Paco de Lucia
Steve Lukather (Toto)
George Lynch (Dokken)
Jeff Lynne (The Move, Electric Light Orchestra, Traveling Wilburys)
Jimmy Lyon (Eddie Money, The Greg Kihn Band)
Bob Log III

M

Tony MacAlpine
Colin MacDonald (The Trews)
John-Angus MacDonald (The Trews)
Lonnie Mack
Doug Macleod
Wade MacNeil (Alexisonfire)
Tim Mahoney (311)
Raine Maida (Our Lady Peace)
Daron Malakian (System of a Down, Scars on Broadway)
Stephen Malkmus (Pavement)
Gui Mallon
Yngwie J. Malmsteen
Mana (Moi Dix Mois, Malice Mizer)
Julian Mandrake, (Canvas, Blue October, (a+)machines)
Kee Marcello (Easy Action, Europe, Kee Marcello’s K2)
Carlo Marchione
Steve Marker (Garbage)
Bob Marley (Bob Marley and the Wailers)
Del Marquis (Scissor Sisters)
Johnny Marr (The Smiths, Modest Mouse)
Steve Marriott (Small Faces, Humble Pie)
Mick Mars (Mötley Crüe)
Gerry Marsden (Gerry & The Pacemakers)
Billy Martin (Good Charlotte)
Jim Martin (Faith No More)
Mike Martin (All That Remains)
John Martyn
Hank Marvin (The Shadows)
J. Mascis (Dinosaur Jr)
Brent Mason
Dave Mason
Tak Matsumoto (B’z)
Dave Matthews (Dave Matthews Band)
Lee Mavers (The La’s)
Brian May (Queen)
John Mayer
Steve Mazur (Our Lady Peace)
Howard Moss
Ian McCallum (Stiff Little Fingers)
Nick McCarthy (Franz Ferdinand)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles), (Wings)
Chris McCaughan (The Lawrence Arms)
George McConnell (Beanland, Kudzu Kings, Widespread Panic)
Andy McCoy (Hanoi Rocks)
Mike McCready (Pearl Jam)
Danny McCulloch (Eric Burdon & The Animals)
Jimmy McCulloch (Wings, Thunderclap Newman, Stone the Crows, Small Faces, The Dukes)
Jennette McCurdy
Richie McDonald
Eric McFadden (Eric Burdon)
John McFee (The Doobie Brothers, Southern Pacific)
John McGeoch (Magazine, Visage, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Public Image Ltd, The Armoury Show)
Tim McGraw
Roger McGuinn (The Byrds)
Tim McIlrath (Rise Against)
James McIlroy (Cradle of Filth)
Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, Neurotic Outsiders)
Al McKay (Earth, Wind & Fire)
Andy McKee
Sarah McLachlan
John McLaughlin
Troy McLawhorn (Dark New Day, Evanescence)
Tony McManus
Stephen McNally (BBMak)
Dave McPherson (InMe)
Greg McPherson (Centiment)
James Mead (Kutless)
Michelle Meldrum (Phantom Blue, Meldrum)
Colin Meloy (The Decemberists)
Katie Melua
Eric Melvin (NOFX)
Wendy Melvoin
Ryan Mendez (Yellowcard)
Pat Metheny (Pat Metheny Group)
Jesse Michaels (Operation Ivy, Common Rider)
Olavi Mikkonen (Eternal Oath, Opeth, This Ending)
Alyson Michalka (Aly & AJ)
Amanda Michalka (Aly & AJ)
Darren Middleton (Powderfinger)
Qaasim Middleton (The Naked Brothers Band)
Tomo Milicevic (30 Seconds to Mars)
Amy Millan (Stars)
Deron Miller (CKY)
Dominic Miller
Marcus Miller
Roger Miller (Mission of Burma)
Steve Miller (Steve Miller Band)
Nuno Mindelis
Ben Mink
Federico Miranda (Gandhi)
Jason Mraz singer-songwriter, guitarist
Roman Miroshnichenko
Ian Mitchell (Bay City Rollers)
Kim Mitchell
Miyavi (Skin)
Jim Moginie (Midnight Oil)
Brian Molko (Placebo)
Michael Monarch (Steppenwolf)
Erik Mongrain
Wes Montgomery
Ronnie Montrose (Montrose, Gamma)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, Skid Row)
Greg “G-Mo” Moore (Earth, Wind, & Fire)
Nathan Moore (Surprise Me Mr. Davis, ThaMuseMeant)
Scotty Moore
Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth)
Vinnie Moore (Vinnie Moore, Alice Cooper, UFO,)
Craig Morgan (singer)
Shaun Morgan (Seether)
Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave, The Nightwatchman)
Marc Moreland (Wall of Voodoo, The Skulls)
Chino Moreno (Deftones)
Sterling Morrison (The Velvet Underground)
Steve Morse (Dixie Dregs, Kansas, Deep Purple)
Mark Morton (Lamb of God)
Jason Moss (Cherry Poppin’ Daddies)
Bob Mothersbaugh (Devo)
Bob Mould (Hüsker Dü)
Alonso Mudarra
Keith Mullin (The Farm)
Cameron Muncey (Jet)
James Murphy (Death, Testament)
Matt “Guitar” Murphy
Dave Mustaine (Megadeth, Metallica)
Dave Murray (Iron Maiden)
Roberto Musci
Mike Mushok (Staind)
Gary Myrick (Havana 3am)

N

Jimmy Nail
Miyu Nagase (ZONE)
Randy Napoleon
Graham Nash (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young)
Dave Navarro (Jane’s Addiction, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Panic Channel, Camp Freddy)
Joe Negri
Keith Nelson (Buckcherry)
Ken Nelson
Ricky Nelson
Willie Nelson
Michael Nesmith (The Monkees)
Mike Ness (Social Distortion)
Ira Newborn
Carl Newman (The New Pornographers)
Grant Nicholas (Feeder)
Craig Nicholls (The Vines)
Rick Nielsen (Cheap Trick)
Willie Nile
Tomoka Nishimura (ZONE)
John Nolan (Straylight Run, Taking Back Sunday)
Noodle (Gorillaz)
Noodles (The Offspring)
Paul Noonan (Bell X1)
Aaron North (The Icarus Line, Nine Inch Nails)
John Norum (Europe, Dokken)
Bradley Nowell (Sublime)
Ted Nugent (The Amboy Dukes, Damn Yankees)

O

Ed O’Brien (Radiohead)
Mark O’Connor
Richard Oakes (Suede)
John Oates (Hall & Oates)
Ric Ocasek (The Cars)
Erkan Ogur
Eddie Ojeda (Twisted Sister)
Kele Okereke (Bloc Party)
André Olbrich (Blind Guardian)
Mike Oldfield
Solomon “Soul Glow Activator” Olds (Family Force 5)
Criss Oliva (Savatage)
Richard On (O.A.R.)
Takayo Ookoshi (ZONE)
Jason Orange (Take That)
Roy Orbison
Orianthi
Marc Orrell (Dropkick Murphys)
Jim O’Rourke
Roland Orzabal (Tears for Fears)
Buzz Osborne (The Melvins, Fantomas, Venomous Concept)
Emily Osment
Steve Ouimette
Ryo Owatari (Do As Infinity, Missile Innovation)

P

Jimmy Page (The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin, The Firm)
Steven Page (Barenaked Ladies, The Vanity Project)
Michael Paget (Bullet for My Valentine)
Tim Pagnotta (Sugarcult)
Clive Painter (Broken Dog, The 99 Call, Tram (band), The Real Tuesday Weld)
Brad Paisley
Jett Pangan (The Dawn)
Paulinho Nogueira
Richard Palmer (Supertramp)
Rick Parfitt (Status Quo)
Russ Parrish (Steel Panther)
Andy Partridge (XTC)
Joe Pass
Pappo
Les Paul
Tom Paxton
Ryan Peake (Nickelback)
Jeff Pearce (Hearts of Space, William Ackerman)
Steve Pedulla (Thursday)
Paco Peña
Kirk Pengilly (INXS)
Patrick Pentland (Sloan)
Raymond “East Bay Ray” Pepperell (Dead Kennedys)
Heitor Teixeira Pereira (Simply Red)
Franky Perez (Scars on Broadway)
Andreas Paolo Perger
Carl Perkins
Luther Perkins (The Tennessee Three)
Joe Perry (Aerosmith, The Joe Perry Project)
Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes)
Eric Peterson (Testament)
Vicki Peterson (The Bangles)
Gregori Chad Petree (Shiny Toy Guns)
John Petrucci (Dream Theater)
Tom Petty (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Traveling Wilburys)
River Phoenix (Aleka’s Attic)
C. J. Pierce (Drowning Pool)
Anthony Phillips (Genesis)
Al Pitrelli (Savatage, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Asia, Megadeth)
Sergio Pizzorno (Kasabian)
Joel Plaskett (Thrush Hermit, Joel Plaskett Emergency)
Dean Pleasants (Suicidal Tendencies)
Chris Poland (Megadeth)
Alberto Ponce
Valter Popa (IRIS)
Jody Porter (Fountains of Wayne)
Michael Poulsen (Dominus, Volbeat)
Andy Powell (Wishbone Ash)
Chet Powers (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
Dougie Poynter (McFly)
Christophe Pratiffi
Sam Prekop (The Sea and Cake)
Elvis Presley
Prince
Jade Puget (Redemption 87, AFI)
Gian Pyres (Cradle of Filth)

R

Bobby Ray
Eddie Rabbitt
Trevor Rabin (Yes)
Melvin “Wah-Wah Watson” Ragin
Bonnie Raitt
Mick Ralphs (Mott the Hoople, Bad Company)
Federico Ramos
Eros Ramazzotti
Johnny Ramone (Ramones)
Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth)
Elliott Randall
Tyler Rann (Midtown)
Pauli Rantasalmi (The Rasmus)
Meegs Rascon (Coal Chamber)
Søren Nystrøm Rasted (Aqua)
Marion Raven
Chris Rea
Ray Reach
Jaret Reddick (Bowling for Soup)
Lou Reed (The Velvet Underground)
Preston Reed
Vernon Reid (Living Colour)
Django Reinhardt
Emily Remler
John Renbourn
Rick Renstrom (Rob Rock)
Tim Renwick (Al Stewart)
Eddie Reyes (Taking Back Sunday)
Paul Reynolds (A Flock of Seagulls)
Sheldon Reynolds (The Commodores, Earth, Wind, & Fire)
Tim Reynolds (TR3, Dave Matthews Band)
Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails
Randy Rhoads (Quiet Riot, Ozzy Osbourne)
Red Rhodes
Marc Ribot (Tom Waits, Lounge Lizards)
Damien Rice
Tony Rice
John Rich (Big & Rich)
Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones)
Max Richards (The Bonfire of the Vanities)
Gary Richrath (REO Speedwagon)
Michael Ricketts
Mike Riggs (Rob Zombie, Scum of the Earth)
Marc Riley (The Fall)
Lee Ritenour
Jesse Rivest
David Roads (Airbourne)
Janet Robin
Matt Roberts (3 Doors Down)
Allison Robertson (The Donnas)
Brian Robertson (Thin Lizzy, Motörhead)
Ed Robertson (Barenaked Ladies)
Robbie Robertson (The Band)
Darren Robinson (Phantom Planet)
Jamie Robinson, Switch Foot
Silvio Rodriguez
Omar Rodríguez-López (At the Drive-In, De Facto, The Mars Volta)
Kris Roe (The Ataris)
Donald “Buck Dharma” Roeser (Blue Öyster Cult)
Tony Rombola (Godsmack)
Michael Romeo (Symphony X)
Mick Ronson (David Bowie)
Joe Don Rooney (Rascal Flatts)
James Root (Slipknot, Stone Sour)
Timoteo Rosales III (I Am Ghost)
Axl Rose
Kurt Rosenwinkel
Don Ross
Ryan Ross (Panic at the Disco)
Gavin Rossdale (Bush, Institute)
Francis Rossi (Status Quo)
Gregory Doc Rossi
Richard Rossi
Gary Rossington (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions)
Steve Rothery (Marillion, The Wishing Tree)
Martin Rotsey (Midnight Oil)
Andy Rourke
Darius Rucker (Hootie & the Blowfish)
Todd Rundgren (The Nazz, Utopia, The New Cars}
David Russell
Kamil Rustam
Erik Rutan (Hate Eternal)
Mike Rutherford (Genesis, Mike + The Mechanics)
Paul Ryan (Origin)
Terje Rypdal
Johnny Rzeznik (The Goo Goo Dolls)
Ryan Ross (Panic at the Disco)

S

Greg Sage (The Wipers)
Stevie Salas (George Clinton)
Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi)
Claudio Sanchez (Coheed and Cambria)
Justin Sane (Anti-Flag)
Carlos Santana (Santana)
Adam Sandler
Giuliano Sangiorgi (Negramaro)
Joey Santiago (Pixies, The Martinis)
Heath Saraceno (Senses Fail)
Yağmur Sarıgül (maNga)
Satchel (Steel Panther)
Manabu Satô (Malice Mizer, Moi Dix Mois)
Joe Satriani (Chickenfoot)
Boz Scaggs (Steve Miller Band)
Craig Scanlon (The Fall)
Wes Scantlin (Puddle of Mudd)
Jon Schaffer (Iced Earth)
Marcus Siepen (Blind Guardian)
Michael Schenker
Rudolph Schenker (Scorpions)
Al Schnier (moe.)
Tom Scholz (Boston)
Neal Schon (Journey, Santana, Bad English)
Chuck Schuldiner (Death, Control Denied, Voodoo Cult)
Jon Schneck (Relient K, Audio Adrenaline)
Knut Schreiner (Euroboy)
Robert Schwartzman (Rooney)
Blake Schwarzenbach (Jawbreaker, Jets to Brazil)
John Scofield
Dominic Scott (Keane)
Howard E. Scott (War)
Keith Scott (Bryan Adams)
Bob Seger
Fred “Sonic” Smith
Andrés Segovia
Gabe Serbian (Cattle Decapitation, Holy Molar)
Brian Setzer (The Stray Cats, Brian Setzer Orchestra)
Charlie Sexton
James Shaffer (Korn)
Shakira
Del Shannon
Tommy Shannon
Dave Sharp (The Alarm, Stiff Little Fingers)
Todd Sharpville
Kim Shattuck (The Muffs, The Pandoras)
Tommy Shaw (Styx, Damn Yankess)
Justin Shekoski (Saosin)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks)
Blake Shelton
Louis Shelton
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Nick Sheppard (The Cortinas, The Clash, Head)
Rodney Sheppard (Sugar Ray)
Kevin Shields (My Bloody Valentine)
Scott Shields (The Mescaleros)
Chris Shiflett (No Use for a Name, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Foo Fighters)
Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park)
Drew Shirley (Switchfoot)
Jon Siebels (Eve 6)
Alejandro Silva
Charlie Simpson (Fightstar)
Matt Skiba (Alkaline Trio)
Terji Skibenæs (Týr)
Tim Skipper (House of Heroes)
Tim Skold (Marilyn Manson)
Alex Skolnick (Testament, Savatage, Trans-Siberian Orchestra)
Skwisgaar Skwigelf (Dethklok)
Acey Slade (Trashlight Vision, Dope, Murderdolls)
Mike Slamer (City Boy)
Slash (Guns N’ Roses, Slash’s Snakepit, Velvet Revolver, Slash’s Blues Ball, Road Crew)
Martin Slattery (The Mescaleros)
Hillel Slovak (Red Hot Chili Peppers, What Is This?)
Brendon Small
Pat Smear (The Germs, Nirvana, Foo Fighters)
Adrian Smith (Iron Maiden)
Bennie Smith
Fred “Sonic” Smith (MC5, Sonic’s Rendezvous Band)
G.E. Smith (Hall & Oates)
Keith Smith (Anarchy Club)
Mindy Smith
Patti Smith
Paul Smith (Maxïmo Park)
Robert Smith (The Cure)
Fernando Sor
Donita Sparks (L7)
Jordin Sparks
Larry Sparks (Stanley Brothers, Clinch Mountain Boys)
Tim Sparks
Bob Spencer (Skyhooks), (The Angels)
Kevin Spencer (Rymes With Orange)
Bill Spooner (The Tubes)
Rick Springfield
Bruce Springsteen (Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band)
Trey Spruance (Mr. Bungle, Secret Chiefs 3, Faith No More)
Lester Square (The Monochrome Set)
Billy Squier
John Squire (The Stone Roses)
David St. Hubbins (Spinal Tap)
Mark Stanley (Handsome, Love and Rockets)
Paul Stanley (KISS)
Mikael Stanne)
Jack Starr
Wayne Static (Static-X)
Greg Steele (Faster Pussycat)
Vlatko Stefanovski (Leb i Sol)
Chris Stein (Blondie)
Leigh Stephens (Blue Cheer, Foxtrot)
John Sterling (Love), (The Eric Burdon Band), (Eric Burdon)
Travis Stever (Coheed and Cambria)
Cat Stevens
Rogers Stevens (Blind Melon)
Steve Stevens (Billy Idol)
James Stevenson
Al Stewart
Allan Stewart (Idlewild)
John Stewart (The Kingston Trio)
Rod Stewart (The Jeff Beck Group, The Faces)
Stephen Stills (Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young)
Jeff Stinco (Simple Plan)
Bob Stinson (The Replacements)
Andrew Stockdale (Wolfmother)
Jason Stollsteimer (The Von Bondies)
Freddie Stone (Sly & the Family Stone)
Mike Stone (Queensrÿche)
Izzy Stradlin (Guns N’ Roses)
Nathan Strayer (Anberlin)
Joel Stroetzel (Killswitch Engage)
Jesper Strömblad (In Flames)
Joe Strummer (The Clash)
Daryl Stuermer (Genesis, Phil Collins)
Patrick Stump (Fall Out Boy)
Joe Stump
Ron Strykert (Men at Work)
Alex Suarez (Cobra Starship)
Sugizo (Luna Sea, S.K.I.N., X Japan)
Muhammed Suiçmez (Necrophagist)
Frankie Sullivan (Survivor)
Big Jim Sullivan
Andy Summers (Eric Burdon & The Animals), (The Police)
Bernard Sumner (Joy Division, New Order)
Øystein Sunde
Niklas Sundin (Dark Tranquillity)
Bryan Sutton
Peter Svensson (The Cardigans)
Steve Swanson
Matthew Sweet
Michael Sweet (Stryper)
Taylor Swift
Jussi Sydänmaa (Lordi)
John Sykes (Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake)
Red Symons (Skyhooks)

T

Ty Tabor (King’s X)
Toquinho
Fred Tackett (Little Feat)
Akira Takasaki (Loudness)
Serj Tankian
Marv Tarplin (The Supremes, The Miracles)
Francisco Tarrega
Evan Taubenfeld (Avril Lavigne)
Adam Taubitz
Andy Taylor (Duran Duran)
Corey Taylor (Stone Sour)
Courtney Taylor-Taylor (The Dandy Warhols)
Graeme Taylor (Gryphon)
John Taylor (Duran Duran)
Martin Taylor
Melvin Taylor
Mick Taylor (John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, The Rolling Stones)
Otis Taylor
Ryan Tedder (OneRepublic)
Bobby Tench (Hummingbird A&M)
Miika Tenkula (Sentenced)
Teppei Teranishi (Thrice)
Kim Thayil (Soundgarden)
Thomas Thacker (Gob, Sum 41)
Rosetta Tharpe
Tommy Thayer (Kiss)
Matt Thiessen (Relient K, Matthew Thiessen and the Earthquakes)
Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty)
Hughie Thomasson (Outlaws)
Porl Thompson (The Cure)
Richard Thompson (Fairport Convention)
Mick Thomson (Slipknot (band))
Blair Thornton (Bachman-Turner Overdrive)
George Thorogood
Lüpüs Thünder (Bloodhound Gang)
Johnny Thunders (The Heartbreakers)
Glenn Tilbrook (Squeeze)
Andy Timmons (Danger Danger)
Glenn Tipton (Judas Priest)
Paul Tobias (Guns N’ Roses)
Timo Tolkki (Stratovarius)
Simon Tong (The Verve, The Good, the Bad and the Queen)
Tora (alice nine.)
Ray Toro (My Chemical Romance)
Sam Totman (DragonForce)
Ralph Towner (Oregon)
Mark Lee Townsend (dc Talk)
Devin Townsend (Strapping Young Lad), (The Devin Townsend Band)
Pete Townshend (The Who)
Simon Townshend (The Who, Casbah Club)
Pat Travers
Merle Travis
Mark Tremonti (Alter Bridge, Creed)
Joseph Trohman (Fall Out Boy)
John Tropea
Robin Trower (Procol Harum)
Derek Trucks (The Allman Brothers Band, Derek Trucks Band)
Nicholas Tse
Matt Tuck (Bullet For My Valentine)
Corin Tucker (Heavens to Betsy, Sleater-Kinney)
Nigel Tufnel (Spinal Tap)
KT Tunstall
Luca Turilli (Rhapsody of Fire)
John Turnbull (Ian Dury and the Blockheads)
Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys)
Mike Turner (Our Lady Peace, Fair Ground)
Steve Turner (Mudhoney, Green River)
Dan Tyminski (Alison Krauss)
Olli Tukiainen (Poets of the Fall)

U

Keith Urban (The Ranch)
Brendon Urie (Panic at the Disco)
Midge Ure (Slik, The Rich Kids, Thin Lizzy, Ultravox, Visage)
Farin Urlaub (Die Ärzte, Soilent Grün, King Køng)
Bjorn Ulvaeus ABBA

V

Steve Vai (Frank Zappa, Alcatrazz, Whitesnake)
Adrian Vandenberg (Vandenberg, Whitesnake)
Eddie Van Halen (Van Halen)
Steve Van Zandt (E Street Band)
Donnie Van Zant (38 Special)
Ritchie Valens
Galina Vale
Nick Valensi (The Strokes)
Hilton Valentine (The Animals)
James Valentine (Maroon 5)
Sergio Vallín (Maná)
Randy VanWarmer
Mike Varney (Outlaws)
Jimmie Vaughan
Stevie Ray Vaughan (Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble)
Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam)
Suzanne Vega
Zacky Vengeance (Avenged Sevenfold)
John Verity (Argent, Charlie)
Tom Verlaine (Television)
Brian Viglione (The Dresden Dolls, The World/Inferno Friendship Society)
Elias Viljanen (Sonata Arctica)
Vinnie Vincent (KISS)
Lee Ving (Fear)
Kate Voegele
Cody Votolato (The Blood Brothers)
Rocky Votolato (Waxwing)
Emppu Vuorinen (Nightwish)

W

Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (a-ha)
Waddy Wachtel
Jason Wade (Lifehouse)
Paul Waggoner (Between the Buried and Me)
Rufus Wainwright
Dave Wakeling (The Beat, General Public)
Patrick Walden (Babyshambles)
Billy Walker
Butch Walker
David T. Walker
Chris Walla (Death Cab for Cutie)
Gordon Waller (Peter and Gordon)
Joe Walsh (James Gang, Eagles)
Jake Wambold (Aiden)
Rich Ward (Fozzy)
Dustie Waring (Between the Buried and Me)
Baz Warne (The Stranglers)
Toki Wartooth (Dethklok)
Roger Waters (Pink Floyd)
Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek)
Doc Watson
Michael Weber
Dean Ween (Ween)
Gene Ween (Ween)
John Weider (Eric Burdon & The Animals)
Bob Welch (Fleetwood Mac)
Brian Welch (Korn)
Bruce Welch (The Shadows)
Paul Weller (The Jam, The Style Council)
Leslie West (Mountain)
Jim West (“Weird Al” Yankovic)
Robert Westerholt (Within Temptation)
Nick Wheeler (The All-American Rejects)
Tim Wheeler (Ash)
Clarence White (The Byrds, Kentucky Colonels)
Deryck Whibley (Sum 41)
Jonny Wickersham (Youth Brigade, U.S. Bombs, Social Distortion)
Andrew White (Kaiser Chiefs)
Jack White (The White Stripes, The Raconteurs)
Jason White (Green Day, Pinhead Gunpowder)
Peter White
Snowy White (Thin Lizzy, Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, David Gilmour)
Steve White (PIG, KMFDM)
Vince White (The Clash)
Brad Whitford (Aerosmith)
Slim Whitman
Rock Whittington (Damiera, Punch People)
Jane Wiedlin (The Go-Go’s)
Clarence Wijewardena
Harlow Wilcox
Bernie Williams
Hayley Williams (Paramore)
Jody Williams
John Williams
Mason Williams
Rich Williams (Kansas)
Pete Willis (Def Leppard)
Marty Willson-Piper (The Church)
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat)
Carl Wilson (The Beach Boys)
Nancy Wilson (Heart)
Steven Wilson (Porcupine Tree, No-Man, Blackfield)
Michael Wilton (Queensrÿche)
Johnny Winter
Steve Winwood
Christian Olde Wolbers (Fear Factory)
Howlin’ Wolf
Sigurd Wongraven (Satyricon)
Craig Wood (Avril Lavigne, Gob)
Ronnie Wood (The Small Faces, The Jeff Beck Group, The Rolling Stones)
Stuart John Wood (Bay City Rollers)
Brian Wooten (White Heart)
Bob Wootton (The Tennessee Three)
Link Wray
Zakk Wylde (Pride and Glory, Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne)

Y

Kazuhito Yamashita
Narciso Yepes
Taylor York (Paramore)
Thom Yorke (Radiohead)
Pete Yorn
Angus Young (AC/DC)
James “JY” Young (Styx)
Jeff Young (Megadeth)
Malcolm Young (AC/DC)
Neil Young (Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young)
YUI
Yael Yuzon (Sponge Cola)

Z

Roy Z (Rob Rock, Bruce Dickinson)
Buddy Zabala (Eraserheads, The Dawn)
Robin Zander (Cheap Trick)
Dweezil Zappa
Frank Zappa
Vadim Zilberstein (Earth, Wind & Fire, Chaka Khan)
Roy Zimmerman
Nick Zinner (Yeah Yeah Yeahs)
Billy Zoom (X)