For over five decades, David Gilmour has been considered one of the one of the best guitarists of his generation. Through his unique style and sound, Gilmour has dazzled audiences since his days in Pink Floyd, and continued to set benchmarks after embarking on an equally adventurous solo career. By creating some of the greatest guitar solos ever recorded, Gilmour has made many of rock’s most iconic songs truly unforgettable. Here, then, are the best David Gilmour solos – each one leaving an indelible mark on music history.
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