The edge! oh pleaseeeee. Take away his effects pedal board and then see what he can do. dave matthews or john mayer would blow him away. Hell charlie burchill of simple minds is twice the guitar player he is.
i got to say john frusciante...hands down as good as hendrix and SRV...give john mayer about 10 years and i would add him to this list oh and about van halen doing porn soundtracks...anything that he does for porn will be better then anything he did with hagar