Spinner.com recently released its list of the "50 greatest guitar riffs in rock 'n' roll." It summed up a riff nicely by calling them "basic building blocks of rock 'n' roll."
Of course, Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" made the list as well as the Temptation's "My Girl." But commenters are mad despite the fact that author Jason Persse stated from the beginning that "no list of 'bests' is going to please everyone."
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