What Is The Greatest Guitar Solo Of All Time?

The people at Classic Rock magazine asked their readers to vote for what they think is the greatest guitar solo of all time, and the winner was Led Zeppelin “Stairway To Heaven.” Here’s the top ten.  We think this is a respectable list, do you agree or disagree?

  1. Jimmy Page/Led Zeppelin – Stairway To Heaven
  2. David Gilmour/ Pink Floyd – Comfortably Numb
  3. Don Felder and Joe Walsh/Eagles – Hotel California
  4. Allen Collins/Lynyrd Skynyrd – Freebird
  5. Jimi Hendrix/The Jimi Hendrix Experience – All Along The Watchtower
  6. Eddie Van Halen/Van Halen – Eruption
  7. Brian May/Queen – Killer Queen
  8. Slash/GN'R – Sweet Child Of Mine
  9. Prince/Prince And The Revolution – Purple Rain
  10. Tony Iommi/Black Sabbath – Paranoid