They've set their instruments on fire, broken them over their heads, played them behind their backs, learned how to make them screech, and—above all—shown the world what it means to truly rock a guitar. Here is a group of some of the most legendary guitarists of the modern era.
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profile name: Jimi Hendrix profile occupation: Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
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profile name: Bo Diddley profile occupation: Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
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profile name: Jerry Garcia profile occupation: Songwriter, Guitarist
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profile name: Eddie Van Halen profile occupation: Musician
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profile name: Eric Clapton profile occupation: Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
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profile name: Les Paul profile occupation: Inventor, Guitarist
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