Being a guitar personality isn't only about having a killer picking hand and unbelievable tone, or simply strumming a few chords in an internationally successful band. A true guitar personality is a figurehead for the guitar community, someone who bring more to the guitar world than just technique or record sales.
The guitar personalities listed below are just that. From presenters of community-driven YouTube channels, to rock stars showing their support for young musicians, or Slough-based sales reps bringing guitar to the masses - each nominee has earned their place on the guitar personality shortlist. Get your vote in now!
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