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moogprodigy 07-25-2008 06:41 PM

Most underrated and over rated guitarists?
Who do you think are the most underrated and over rated guitarists?

For me, most overrated is Santana, and underated, Steve Hacket

UncleCthulhu 07-25-2008 06:47 PM

I think searchbar is a really underrated guitarist and searchbar is a really overrated guitarist.

Littleangus44 07-25-2008 06:51 PM

i think slash became overated ever since he was in guitar hero, and i guess most underated good be tony iommi

nickonthecoast 07-25-2008 07:00 PM

most underated working guitarist...
jack o'shea from bayside.

Wylde14 07-25-2008 07:23 PM

the search bar is your friend

ohhey9040 07-25-2008 11:10 PM

Underrated-Shuggie Otis, Mick Jones

DanBLON00 07-25-2008 11:38 PM

Overrated: Slash

Unerrated: Billy Corgan, Thurston Moore, Synyster Gates

benjama2 07-25-2008 11:43 PM

brian setzer is underrated. and slash is overrated

neidnarb11890 07-25-2008 11:53 PM

+1 to Brian Setzer and Mick Jones, they need more love!

iantheman 07-26-2008 01:24 AM

underrated-brian may and warren haynes

overrated- tom morrello

guitarrra 07-26-2008 11:27 PM

overrated - Slash - alot of ppl wouldn't know him if not for GH3

underrated - Dimebag Darrell - Dosen't get nearly enough credit for the stuff he did. R.I.P.

the spiker 07-26-2008 11:41 PM

It's always the newcomers who post these sorts of threads. & it's guaranteed some asshole will say search bar. :haha

Underrated guitarist: Jon Schaffer

Admartian 07-27-2008 05:18 AM

Just because someone (Slash) is well known, does NOT make them overrated. :no:

Overrated: Eddie Van Halen
Underrated: Dean DeLeo

Thrash n' Burn 07-27-2008 06:21 AM

Overated: Herman Riiiii!
Underated: Nuno Bettencourt

soundgarden19 07-27-2008 10:33 AM

Overrated: EVH, Slash, Dave Navarro(he's one of my favorites too), Zacky Gates, etc

Underrated: Tim Sult, Dean Deleo, Corgan, Kim Thayil

guitarrra 07-27-2008 11:59 AM

Originally Posted by Admartian
Just because someone (Slash) is well known, does NOT make them overrated. :no:...

I'm sure you can find many guitar hero players, who if you ask will say that either Slash or Herman Li is the greatest guitarist to ever walk the earth. I almost garuntee it.

soundgarden19 07-27-2008 12:54 PM

Originally Posted by Admartian
Just because someone (Slash) is well known, does NOT make them overrated. :no:

But wanking penatonic scales in all your solos does.

srvflood 07-27-2008 01:34 PM

Overrated - Slash, Dimebag, Herman Li
Underrated - Santana, John McLaughlin, Eddie Hazel

aurian4parker 07-27-2008 01:35 PM

Overrated-SLASH all the way.

Underrated-Guthrie Govan

Freaky_Styley 07-27-2008 07:28 PM

Overrated: Kurt Cobain

Underrated: Robby Krieger, Ron Asheton, Prince, Mike McCready

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