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Charlesworth, Chris
A-Z of rock guitarists
London: Proteus, 1982


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  Akkerman, Jan (b. 1946)   guitar, lute
  Allman, Duane (b. 1946 d. 1971)   guitar, rock & roll guitar
  Alomar, Carlos (a. 1975)   rhythm guitar
  Atkins, Chet [Chester Burton] (b. 1924)   guitar, rhthym guitar
  Beck, Jeff (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Benson, George (b. 1943)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Berry, Chuck (b. 1926)   composer, lyricist
  Betts, Richard [Dickie] (b. 1943)   guitar
  Blackmore, Ritchie [Richard] (b. 1945)   heavy metal guitarist
  Bloomfield, Mike (b. 1943 d. 1981)   blues singer, blues guitar
  Bolan, Marc (b. 1947 d. 1977)   songwriter, rock guitar
  Bolin, Tommy [Thomas Richard] (b. 1951 d. 1976)   guitar, rock guitar
  Bradford, Geoff [Geoffrey Frank] (b. 1934)   rock guitar
  Brown, Joe [Joseph Roger] (b. 1941)   singer, guitar
  Bruce, Jack (b. 1943)   bass (instrument), bass guitar
  Buchanan, Roy (b. 1939 d. 1988)   blues-rock guitarist, guitar
  Burton, James (b. 1939)   conductor, country-rock pioneer
  Cale, J.J. [Jean Jacques] (b. 1938)   guitar, songwriter
  Campbell, Glen (Travis) (b. 1936)   country music singer, guitar
  Chapman, Michael (b. 1941)   baritone, bassoon
  Clapton, Eric (b. 1945)   composer, guitar
  Clarke, Fast Eddie [Edward] (b. 1950)   rock guitar
  Cochran, Eddie (b. 1938 d. 1960)   guitar, rock & roll singer
  Cooder, Ry (b. 1947)   guitar, rock guitar
  Cropper, Steve (b. 1941 a. 1961-1966)   guitar, rock guitar
  Davies, Dave [David Russell Gordon] (b. 1947)   singer, guitar
  Diddley, Bo (b. 1928)   jazz guitar, vocals
  Donegan, Lonnie (b. 1931)   guitar, singer
  Eddy, Duane (b. 1938)   rock & roll guitar
  Edmunds, Dave (b. 1944)   rock guitar, singer
  Edwards, Nokie (b. 1937 a. 1960-1969)   bassist
  Entwistle, John (Alec) (b. 1944)   additional Lyrics, additional Music
  Fender, Leo (b. 1909 d. 1991)   designer of the electric guitar
  Flowers, Herbie (a. 1975)   bass guitar, bass
  Fogerty, John Cameron (b. 1945)   singer, songwriter
  Frampton, Peter Kenneth (b. 1950)   guitar, singer
  Fripp, Robert (b. 1946)   guitar, rock guitar
  Gallagher, Rory (b. 1949)   guitar, rock guitar
  George, Lowell (b. 1945 d. 1979)   rock guitar, songwriter
  Gibson, Orville H. (b. 1856 d. 1918)   guitar maker
  Gilmour, David (b. 1944)   composer, guitar
  Glover, Roger (b. 1945 a. 1964)   bass guitar, bassist
  Graham, Davey [David Michael Gordon] (b. 1940)   rock guitar
  Green, Mick (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Green, Peter (b. 1946)   guitar
  Harrison, George (b. 1943)   alto saxophone, singer
  Havens, Richie [Richard Pierce] (b. 1941)   folksinger, producer
  Hendrix, Jimi [James Marshall] (b. 1942 d. 1970)   guitar, rock singer
  Hillage, Steve (b. 1951)   rock guitar
  Holly, Buddy (b. 1936 d. 1959)   rock & roll singer, vocals
  Honeyman-Scott, James (b. 1957 d. 1982)   rock guitar
  Howe, Steve (b. 1947 a. 1967-1989)   rock guitar
  Iommi, Tony (b. 1948)   guitar, rock guitar
  Jansch, Bert (b. 1943)   guitar, singer
  Jones, Brian (b. 1942 d. 1969)   double bass, organ
  Jones, John Paul (b. 1946)   arranger, bassist
  Jones, Mick (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Jones, Steve (b. 1955)   keyboard, orchestrator
  Kaukonen, Jorma (b. 1940)   blues guitar, rock guitar
  Knopfler, Mark (b. 1949)   bass guitar
  Kossoff, Paul (b. 1950 d. 1976)   blues guitar, rock guitar
  Lake, Greg (b. 1948)   bassist
  Lee, Albert (b. 1943)   rock guitar
  Lee, Alvin (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Lemmy (b. 1945)   bass guitar, singer
  Lowe, Nick (b. 1949)   bass guitar, singer
  Manzanera, Phil (b. 1951)   guitar, rock guitar
  Martyn, John (b. 1948)   rock guitar, singer
  Marvin, Hank (b. 1941)   guitar, pop guitarist
  May, Brian (b. 1947)   guitar
  Mayall, John (b. 1933)   rock & roll musician, bandleader
  McGuinn, Jim [James] (b. 1942)   composer, lyricist
  McLaughlin, John (b. 1942)   jazz guitar, rock guitar
  McVie, John (b. 1945)   bass guitar
  Miller, Steve (b. 1943)   guitar, songwriter
  Moore, Scotty [Winfield Scott] (b. 1927)   rock guitar
  Nugent, Ted [Theodore Anthony] (b. 1948)   rock guitar
  Oldfield, Mike [Michael Gordon] (b. 1953)   composer, instrumentalist
  Page, Jimmy [James Patrick] (b. 1944)   guitar, rock guitar
  Palmer, Phil [Phillip John] (b. 1952)   rock guitar
  Pastorius, Jaco [John Francis] (b. 1951 d. 1987)   bass guitar
  Perkins, Carl (Lee) (b. 1932)   guitar, singer
  Radle, Carl (b. 1942)   rock guitar
  Raitt, Bonnie (b. 1949)   blues singer, guitar
  Ralphs, Mick (b. 1948)   rock guitar, piano
  Redding, Noel David (b. 1945)   bass guitar
  Richards, Keith (b. 1943)   composer, guitar
  Robertson, Robbie [Jaime] (b. 1944)   guitar, vocals
  Ronson, Mick (b. 1945 d. 1993)   rock guitar
  Rossi, Francis (Michael Dominic) (b. 1949)   guitar, rock guitar
  Rundgren, Todd (b. 1948)   composer, lyricist
  Santana, Carlos [Devadip Carlos] (b. 1947)   rock guitar, songwriter
  Schenker, Michael (b. 1955)   guitar
  Scholz, Tom (b. 1947)   rock guitar, keyboard
  Schon, Neal (b. 1954)   rock guitar
  Simon, Paul (b. 1942)   composer, lyricist
  Spedding, Chris [Christopher] (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Springsteen, Bruce (b. 1949)   singer
  Squire, Chris (b. 1948)   bass guitar, pianoforte
  Stills, Stephen (b. 1945)   guitar, vocals
  Sting (b. 1951)   bass guitar, cast
  Sullivan, Jim [Big Jim] (b. 1941 a. 1959)   guitar
  Summers, Andy (b. 1942)   rock guitar, songwriter
  Taylor, Mick (b. 1949)   rock guitar
  Thompson, Richard (b. 1949)   rock guitar, singer
  Townshend, Pete (b. 1945)   author, composer
  Trower, Robin (b. 1945)   blues-rock guitarist
  Walsh, Joe (b. 1947)   guitar, rock guitar
  Waters, Roger (b. 1947)   bassist, composer
  Weedon, Bert [Herbert] (b. 1920)   guitar, author
  Weller, Paul (b. 1958)   singer, guitar
  West, Leslie (b. 1945)   rock guitar
  Wetton, John (b. 1949)   bass guitar, guitar
  Weymouth, Tina [Martina] (b. 1950)   rock bassist
  Wilson, Carl (b. 1946)   bass (instrument), guitar
  Winter, Johnny [John Dawson] (b. 1944)   blues guitar, rock guitar
  Wood, Ronnie (b. 1947)   rock guitar
  Wray, Link (b. 1935)   electric guitar pioneer
  Wyman, Bill (b. 1936)   bass guitar
  Young, Angus (McKinnon) (b. 1959)   guitar, rock guitar
  Young, Neil (Percival) (b. 1945)   singer, vocals
  Zappa, Frank [Francis Vincent] (b. 1940 d. 1993)   arranger, electric guitar

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