Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Assignment No. 9 (LAST ONE!)

This is the last blog assignment.  This week we're going to look at some of this history's top guitar players.  Below is a list of the Top 30 guitar players in the world.  
You're job:
  • Choose one guitar player (if posting on the blog, please choose someone who has not already been chosen. No doubling up!)
  • Google the guitar player you have chose
  • Give me 5 interesting and detailed facts about the guitarist
Top 30 Guitar Players:
1. Jimi Hendrix
2. Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band
3. B.B. King
4 Eric Clapton
5 Robert Johnson
6 Chuck Berry
7 Stevie Ray Vaughan
8 Ry Cooder                                                                                        
9 Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin                          
10 Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones
11 Kirk Hammett of Metallica
12 Kurt Cobain of Nirvana
13 Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead
14 Jeff Beck
15 Carlos Santana
16 Johnny Ramone of the Ramones
17 Jack White of the White Stripes
18 John Frusciante of the Red Hot Chili Peppers
19 Richard Thompson
20 James Burton
21 George Harrison
22 Mike Bloomfield
23 Warren Haynes
24 The Edge of U2
25 Freddy King
26 Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave
27 Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits
28 Stephen Stills
29 Ron Asheton of the Stooges
30 Buddy Guy

You can answer by posting in the comments section of this post, by e-mailing me at aguilmette@wsd1.org or by writing it down and giving me your responses in class.