MusicRadar.com organized a poll for the best rock guitarists of 2018 and we present you here the results. The nominees were what MusicRadar.com considered to be the guitarists and guitar gear that have excelled in 2018 and an amazing number of 126,000 people voted. So, the 15 best guitarists in rock music in 2018 are:

15. Rich Robinson (The Magpie Salute)
14. Michael Schenker
13. Phil Collen, Vivian Campbell (Def Leppard)
12. Billy Corgan, James Iha, Jeff Schroeder (The Smashing Pumpkins)
11. Tim Sult, Neil Fallon (Clutch)

And from 10 to 1 we have:

10. Jerry Cantrell, William DuVall (Alice In Chains)

9. Lzzy Hale, Joe Hottinger (Halestorm)

8. Chris Robertson, Ben Wells (Black Stone Cherry)

7. Tom Morello

6. Justin Hawkins, Dan Hawkins (The Darkness)

5. Slash

4. Joe Satriani

3. Paul Gilbert

2. Richie Kotzen

And the winners are:

1. Mark Tremonti, Myles Kennedy (Alter Bridge)