Guitarist: Mark Tremonti, Myles Kennedy. Though much of this collection comes from after Fahey’s supposed peak years, and it includes a number of rare and even unreleased tracks (so how is that a “best of”? With the minimalist drumming by meg white and the red, white, black color scheme they are the most unique thing around! Fortress has already been nominated for the best solo of the decade for Cry of Achilles but, in truth, Alter Bridge’s 2013 album is front-to-back essential listening for those looking for an exemplar of technically adroit and melodically up-front contemporary metal guitar playing. ... but without any future plans to make a “2000s list”, we felt John deserved a spot here instead. ... Blink 182 is by far the best band of the 2000's. Strauss is not even in her league. Edited By: Pave Last Updated: 2012-05-27 Criteria: Rock Artists of the 2000's are based equally on Popularity, influence, cultural impact, and critical acclaim of the artists recorded work from 2000-2009 only.  By: GroundGuitar Dan. If you have guitar related questions, use the "Search" field or ask the community. Jack white is #17 on the list of "100 best guitarists of all time"- rolling stone. Top 100 Artists of the 00's based on sales, Billboard charts and airplay. Rock'n'roll musician Link Wray reigns supreme as one of the best, most important, influential, and innovative guitarists to emerge from the 1950's. Top Guitarists of the 90s and Their Best Live Moments. In April 2002, for the first time since October 1963, there were no British acts on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. 2: 1964–1983 (Takoma) 2004. British musical success in the United States was at its lowest point in the early 2000s. They put out multiple albums, went on a hiatus, and got back together all within a few years. I was close to write Nita Strauss, Alice Coopers guitarist, but then I came to think of Jennifer Batten. Jennifer Batten is one of the best guitar players outthere, man or woman. Thanks for visiting. Everyone seems to think that the guitar solo has died- NOT I!!! The Best of John Fahey, Vol. ), it is still shows the depth and breadth of the pioneering solo guitarist’s imagination. Instead, he showcased a very different side to his usual style, busting out experimental rock and ambient electronica. Less than 2% of the top 100 United States albums in both 2000 and 2001 were from the United Kingdom. In 2010, BBC 6 Music named Frusciante the best guitarist of the last 30 years, and he didn’t do too bad on Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time list either, coming in at a well-deserved number 18. Notable artists include Outkast, Eminem, Coldplay, Kanye West, JayZ, U2, Radiohead Late 2000s-early 2010s. The best place to start if you're new is right below in our "Rules" section. This is a forum where guitarists, from novice to experienced, can explore the world of guitar through a variety of media and discussion.