To compile this list San Francisco’s historic music magazine polled the most prominent guitarists of past and present as well as RS writers. See where your favorites ended up.

Rolling Stone’s upcoming issue will feature a list of the 100 greatest guitarists to ever lay fingers on a fret board. The usual suspects round out the top ten, the only surprises may be the order. Jimmy Hendrix is the undisputed number one , and with his legend growing every year it is hard to disagree.

The list is based on ballots Rolling Stone sent to some of rock and roll’s best classic and modern guitarists including Carlos Santana, Trey Anastasio , Warren Haynes, Jim James, Joe Perry and many more. Also asked to participate were senior editors at Rolling Stone including David Fricke and Brian Hiatt.

The Top 10:

01. Jimi Hendrix

02. Eric Clapton

03. Jimmy Page

04. Keith Richards

05. Jeff Beck

06. B.B. King

07. Chuck Berry

08. Eddie Van Halen

09. Duane Allman

10. Pete Townshend

For the complete list head over to Rolling Stone to see who rounded out the top 100 as well as the list of voters.

In honor of his win, watch Jimi Hendrix’s infamous performance of “Wild Thing” live from Monterey in 1967 where towards the end of the song he lights his guitar on fire.