Which 80's Guitar God Are You?

If you were a guitarist during the hey-day of big hair, tight spandex and men wearing eyeliner, which shredder would you take after? Get your DayGlo picks ready and start wailing!!!

Gilbert Ortega
On Mar 29, 2017

Which brand of guitar do you prefer?

In which type of non-rock music are you most proficient?

Do you prefer to take the spotlight or stay in the background?

Which aspect of your playing is most important to you?

Do you enjoy sharing your abilities with others?

Your playing has been described as...

Yngwie Malmsteen

Yngwie Malmsteen

You are master shredder Yngwie Malmsteen! You like your guitar solos to be the main attraction and love taking center stage. You are highly skilled in speed and precision and well versed in classical music. Just don't get frustrated when everyone mispronounces your name!

Paul Gilbert

Paul Gilbert

You are guitarist extraordinaire Paul Gilbert! Flexible, diverse, eclectic and a master of speed and dexterity. You are soft spoken and don't mind sharing the stage with other talented musicians. And your instructional videos are AMAZING!

Steve Vai

Steve Vai

You are guitar virtuoso Steve Vai! You are extremely well versed in all aspects of the guitar. You have a vast knowledge of music theory and show incredible ability and discipline on the fretboard.

Eddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen

You are the legendary Eddie Van Halen! You are an innovator and inventor. There are no boundaries to your playing and you strive to create new sounds by experimenting with exotic techniques and tinkering with your rig constantly. You are the Godfather of Shred!

Randy Rhoads

Randy Rhoads

You are the late great legend Randy Rhoads! A young gun prodigy that took rock 'n' roll by storm and left an indelible mark. You are a great teacher and role model for all young rockers. And your soloing skills ROCK!!!