Todo el mundo ama un solo de guitarra, ya sea un riff, una exhibición de dominio técnico o un pasaje instrumental que resuma la vida. Los mejores solos de guitarra a menudo completan una canción y, la mayoría de las veces, trascienden la canción por completo.

El problema es que hay muchos para elegir…

A continuación tienes una lista de los 100 mejores solos de guitarra, interpretados por los mejores guitarristas del planeta.

  1. Jimmy Page - Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin)
  2. Eddi Van Halen - Eruption (Van Halen)
  3. Allen Collins/Gary Rossington - Free Bird (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  4. David Gilmour - Comfortably Numb (Pink Floyd)
  5. Jimi Hendrix - All Along the Watchtower (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
  6. Slash - November Rain (Guns N' Roses)
  7. Kirk Hammett - One (Metallica)
  8. Don Felder / Joe Walsh - Hotel California (The Eagles)
  9. Randy Rhoads - Crazy Train (Ozzy Osbourne)
  10. Eric Clapton - Crossroads (Cream)
  11. Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
  12. Chuck Berry - Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)
  13. Stevie Ray Vaughan - Texas Flood (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
  14. Eric Clapton / Duane Allman - Layla (Derek and the Dominos)
  15. Ritchie Blackmore - Highway Star (Deep Purple)
  16. Jimmy Page - Heartbreaker (Led Zeppelin)
  17. Eric Johnson - Cliffs of Dover (Eric Johnson)
  18. Jimi Hendrix - Little Wing (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
  19. Dimebag Darrell - Floods (Pantera)
  20. Brian May - Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen)
  21. David Gilmour - Time (Pink Floyd)
  22. Mark Knopfler - Sultans of Swing (Dire Straits)
  23. Tom Morello - Bulls on Parade (Rage Against the Machine)
  24. Kirk Hammett - Fade to Black (Metallica)
  25. Martin Barre - Aqualung (Jethro Tull)
  26. Kurt Cobain - Smells Like (Teen Spirit Nirvana)
  27. Stevie Ray Vaughan - Pride & Joy (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
  28. Randy Rhoads - Mr. Crowley (Ozzy Osbourne)
  29. Steve Vai - For the Love of God (Steve Vai)
  30. Joe Satriani - Surfing with the Alien (Joe Satriani)
  31. Ted Nugent - Stranglehold (Ted Nugent)
  32. Jimi Hendrix - Machine Gun (Jimi Hendrix)
  33. B. B. King - The Thrill Is Gone (B. B. King)
  34. Jonny Greenwood - Paranoid Android (Radiohead)
  35. Dimebag Darrell - Cemetery Gates (Pantera)
  36. Yngwie Malmsteen - Black Star (Yngwie Malmsteen)
  37. Slash - Sweet Child o' Mine (Guns N' Roses)
  38. Jimmy Page - Whole Lotta Love (Led Zeppelin)
  39. Neil Young - Cortez the Killer (Neil Young & Crazy Horse)
  40. Elliott Randall - Reelin' in the Years (Steely Dan)
  41. Brian May - Brighton Rock (Queen)
  42. Eric Clapton - While My Guitar Gently Weeps (The Beatles)
  43. Billy Gibbons - Sharp Dressed Man (ZZ Top)
  44. Mike McCready - Alive (Pearl Jam)
  45. Robbie Krieger - Light My Fire (The Doors)
  46. Eddie Van Halen - Hot for Teacher (Van Halen)
  47. Dickey Betts - Jessica (The Allman Brothers Band)
  48. Keith Richards - Sympathy for the Devil (The Rolling Stones)
  49. Carlos Santana - Europa (Santana)
  50. Ace Frehley - Shock Me (Kiss)
  51. Zakk Wylde - No More Tears (Ozzy Osbourne)
  52. Jimi Hendrix - The Star-Spangled Banner (Jimi Hendrix)
  53. Jimmy Page - Since I've Been Loving You (Led Zeppelin)
  54. Billy Corgan - Geek U.S.A. (The Smashing Pumpkins)
  55. Joe Satriani - Satch Boogie (Joe Satriani)
  56. Tony Iommi - War Pigs (Black Sabbath)
  57. Dimebag Darrell - Walk (Pantera)
  58. Eric Clapton - Cocaine (Eric Clapton)
  59. Dave Davies - You Really Got Me (The Kinks)
  60. Frank Zappa - Zoot Allures (Frank Zappa)
  61. Kirk Hammett - Master of Puppets (Metallica)
  62. David Gilmour - Money (Pink Floyd)
  63. John Frusciante - Scar Tissue (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  64. Dez Dickerson - Little Red Corvette (Prince)
  65. Duane Allman / Dickey Betts - Blue Sky (The Allman Brothers)
  66. Band Dave Murray / Adrian Smith - The Number of the Beast (Iron Maiden)
  67. Eddie Van Halen - Beat It (Michael Jackson)
  68. Steve Howe - Starship Trooper (Yes)
  69. George Harrison - And Your Bird Can Sing (The Beatles)
  70. Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze (Jimi Hendrix)
  71. Eddie Hazel - Maggot Brain (Funkadelic)
  72. Joe Perry - Walk This Way (Aerosmith)
  73. Trey Anastasio - Stash (Phish)
  74. Ritchie Blackmore - Lazy (Deep Purple)
  75. Pete Townshend - Won't Get Fooled Again (The Who)
  76. Neil Young - Cinnamon Girl (Neil Young)
  77. Jerry Cantrell - Man in the Box (Alice In Chains)
  78. Jerry Garcia - Truckin' (Grateful Dead)
  79. Eddie Van Halen - Mean Street (Van Halen)
  80. Angus Young - You Shook Me All Night Long (AC/DC)
  81. Lou Reed - Sweet Jane (The Velvet Underground)
  82. Robert Fripp - 21st Century Schizoid Man (King Crimson)
  83. Stevie Ray Vaughan - Scuttle Buttin' (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
  84. Michael Schenker - Lights Out (UFO)
  85. Mick Ronson - Moonage Daydream (David Bowie)
  86. Duane Allman / Dickey Betts - Whipping Post (The Allman Brothers Band)
  87. Johnny Winter - Highway 61 Revisited (Johnny Winter)
  88. Larry Carlton - Kid Charlemagne (Steely Dan)
  89. Tom Morello - Killing in the Name (Rage Against The Machine)
  90. Eric Clapton - Let It Rain (Eric Clapton)
  91. John Fogerty - I Heard It Through the Grapevine (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
  92. Brian Setzer - Stray Cat Strut (Stray Cats)
  93. Robbie Krieger - The End (The Doors)
  94. Alex Lifeson - Working Man (Rush)
  95. Mike McCready - Yellow Ledbetter (Pearl Jam)
  96. Mick Taylor - Honky Tonk Women (The Rolling Stones)
  97. Glenn Tipton - Beyond the Realms of Death (Judas Priest)
  98. John Petrucci - Under a Glass Moon (Dream Theater)
  99. Jeff Beck - Cause We've Ended As Lovers (Jeff Beck)
  100. Richie Sambora - Wanted Dead or Alive (Bon Jovi)
Fuente: Wikipedia