Metal!

Five of the Weirdest Guitarists in Rock History

In heavy metal, there's nothing better than an extremely talented guitarist. When a musician truly knows how to work some magic with that instrument it demands to be revered and acknowledged.

But there's a trade-off for said talent: Creative people are often labeled as "weird" by their peers from a young age. Some of them even are weird. But only a few of them are this weird.

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Lauren Wise has worked as a rock/heavy metal journalist for 15 years. She contributes to Noisey and LA Weekly, edits books, and drinks whiskey.
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