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Who is the best metal guitarist of 2021?

Best in guitars 2021
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BEST IN GUITARS 2021: We’re not alone in proclaiming that 2021 has been an unbelievable year for heavy metal. We’ve been treated to some fine new music from metal giants and newcomers alike. 

Which guitar monsters have got your head banging with their sledgehammer riffs this year? Take a look at the shortlist below and cast your vote in our best metal guitarist category.

Voting closes at midnight on 28 November. 

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