He wasn't branded as part of the "Toxic Twins".  He isn't the most recognizable face or name in Aerosmith.  But if you part the scarves from Steven's mic stand and avert your eyes from Joe's glistening pectorals, you will find one of the greatest guitarist to grace the stage.

Brad Whitford was born on this day in 1952.

An impressive list of great Aerosmith songs have been written alongside Brad Whitford.  Kings & Queens, Last Child, Nobody's Fault.