On Thursday John Petrucci Beating Dimebag For Greatest Heavy Metal Guitarist Honor was a top story. Here is the recap: (The Metal Den) Total Guitar and Music Radar have teamed up to give fans a chance to settle one of the biggest arguments in metal, who is the greatest Heavy Metal guitarist ever?
At this early stage in the voting, John Petrucci is beating Dimebag Darrell by a huge margin of 33% of the votes to Dime’s mere 12%.
The Metal Den feels that only Randy Rhoads should honestly give Dime a run for the money [we second that here at antiMusic], and in the end on that battle, TMD believes Dimebag was the ultimate master of the Heavy riff and his out of this world solo style was the best that metal ever witnessed. – more on this story