Battle of the Underrated Guitarists: #12 Robbie Robertson vs Peter Green

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edited August 2008 in History of Rock
wikipedia said:
Robbie Robertson (born Jaime Robert Klegerman, 5 July 1943 at Toronto, Ontario, Canada[1]) is a songwriter, guitarist and singer. He is best known for his membership in The Band. He was ranked 78th in Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time[2].
It Makes No Difference:

Up On Cripple Creek:

Acadian Driftwood:


wikipedia said:
Peter Green (born Peter Allen Greenbaum, 29 October 1946, in Bethnal Green, London) is a British blues-rock guitarist and founder of the band Fleetwood Mac.

A figurehead in the British blues movement, Green inspired B. B. King to say, "He has the sweetest tone I ever heard; he was the only one who gave me the cold sweats." Green's playing was marked with a distinctive vibrato and economy of style, as well as a unique tone from his 1959 Gibson Les Paul.[1] - a result of the guitar's neck pickup magnet being reversed to produce an 'out of phase' sound. He used a Fender Stratocaster on the track "Albatross", and used a National resonator guitar on "Oh Well Part I".

Black Magic Woman: (yes, he is the original artist)

Shake Your Moneymaker:



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