Alex Lifeson Named Greatest Canadian Guitarist

Congratulations to Alex Lifeson of RUSH. CBC Radio, Canada's national broadcaster, have named Alex as the Greatest Canadian Guitarist in a new in-house poll. The list was compiled by a panel of CBC producers and hosts and was created to coincide with the station’s Guitar Month. Here's a look at the top ten:

Greatest Canadian Guitarists
CBC Radio – November 2012

1 – Alex Lifeson (Rush)
2 – Jeff Healey
3 – Robbie Robertson
4 – Bruce Cockburn
5 – Neil Young
6 – Rik Emmett (Triumph)
7 – Joni Mitchell
8 – Lenny Breau
9 – Randy Bachman (The Guess Who, BTO)
10 – Luke Doucet