When talking about the top guitar duos of all time, there are no easy answers.
That’s why VH1’s That Metal Show enlisted the help of Anthrax shredder Scott Ian to come up with a top five.
According to Ian and hosts Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine, the title goes to Thin Lizzy’s Brian Robertson and Scott Gorham.
TMS TOP 5 GUITAR DUOS
1. Brian Robertson / Scott Gorham (Thin Lizzy)
2. Dave Murray / Adrian Smith (Iron Maiden)
3. Glenn Tipton / K.K. Downing (Judas Priest)
4. Joe Perry / Brad Whitford (Aerosmith)
5. Jeff Hanneman / Kerry King (Slayer)
Catch the full episode – which also included appearances by Alice Cooper and Jack Russell of Great White – in the video below:
That Metal Show
Ian and Russell also offered a behind-the-scenes look at their pre-show rituals in this extra footage: