Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

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Pool Hall Richard
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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Pool Hall Richard » 14 Sep 2020, 21:21

Malcolm, Keith and Nile for me.

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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Jimbly » 14 Sep 2020, 23:48

Peter Perrett is pretty proficient.
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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Jumper K » 15 Sep 2020, 18:46

C wrote:
Jumper K wrote:Brian Baker
Scott Ian


Who?

Prog lads?




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:D You should try the great prog band Bad Religion.

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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Hightea » 16 Sep 2020, 15:40

Tend to think jazz when talking about rhythm guitarists
Joe Pass, Jim Hall and Django Reinhardt
Pete Townsend, Johnny Marr, John Lennon

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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Geezee » 18 Sep 2020, 16:08

Just because he was both rhythm and lead in one, doesn't mean that Jimi Hendrix wasn't the best rhythm guitarist of all time. Which he was, even going back to the Isley Brothers.
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Postby Geezee » 18 Sep 2020, 16:09

Curtis Mayfield needs to be in the reckoning as well. Django is a great shout.
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Re: Who are the great rhythm guitarists?

Postby Geezee » 18 Sep 2020, 16:10

Lou Reed tends to get mentioned as well but not sure he passes the litmus test for me.
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