Gitarist Poll Award, Netherlands 2019

Wednesday, 20 February 2019 18:21

Gary Moore - winner of the Guitar Poll Award!

Almost 4000 readers of Guitarist and visitors of voted! Every day we announce some Guitarist Poll Awards, here on You will find the complete results in Guitarist 336, March 2019. In this article you will find the Top 5 of the All Time Favorite Guitarists, worldwide. According to the voters of the Guitarist Poll 2018, it looks like this:

Note: Over the past five years, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, Prince and David Gilmour respectively have won this category. They are therefore no longer eligible for re-election.

The fifth place in this category goes to the guitarist Frank Zappa.

Places four to two are filled in by:

4. Steve Vai

3. Carlos Santana

2. Mark Knopfler

Gary Moore - winner of the Guitar Poll Poll Award!

In the first place, and so rightly the All Time Favorite Guitarist in the world, is Gary Moore. in 1973, Moore released his first solo album with the Gary Moore Band. Moore later released the album Still Got the Blues, which also features icons such as BB King and Albert King. Moore died on February 6, 2011, he was 58 years old.

The Guitarist Poll
We present the results of the 9th Guitarist Poll in a few days. A lot has been voted via Thank you for your enthusiastic input! In Guitarist 336 (March 2019), which comes out on February 21, you will find the complete overview.