Who is the best acoustic guitarist of 2017?

Acoustic guitar music is enjoying quite the renaissance right now. From pioneering purveyors of the percussive acoustic guitar, to epic singer songwriters who can tug the heartstrings with a single chord, the quality of unplugged players has never been better than it is right now. 

This is another new category for this year, highlighting quite how broad and exciting the guitar world is right now. 

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