Who is the best prog guitarist of 2020?

Best in guitars 2020
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BEST IN GUITARS 2020: Creativity, virtuosity and intelligence lie at the core of the world’s best prog guitarists, and the musical masterminds listed in this category are at the very forefront of the genre.

Best prog guitarist is one of the most fiercely-fought categories in MusicRadar’s end of year polls, such is the unfathomable talent of the nominees, and the dedication of their fanbases. 

It’s difficult to ignore the supreme talents of every prog guitarist on this list, but you can only pick one. So, who would you choose as your prog guitarist of the year?

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Voting closes at midnight on 28 November. 

MusicRadar Team

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