Here's a list of some of the GREATEST guitarists that ever lived. What do they have in common? George Harrison Les Paul Mark Knopfler Vernon Reid Eddie "Purple" Hazell Buddy Guy Ritchie Blackmore Pete Townshend Bo Diddley Mike Bloomfield Tom Morello John Fahey Dick Dale Brian May Joe Perry Eddie Van Halen Ike Turner Robert Fripp John Fogerty Tom Verlane Angus Young Derek Trucks Answer: They all finished BELOW Jack White (White Stripes) in Rolling Stone's list of the Topp 100 Guitarists of All Time. On an even sadder note: Chet Atkins didn't even make the list! Rolling Stone is officially dead to me!