Based on what, exactly? Your preference? Certainly not album sales (MP) or musicianship (PW).
You do know that album sales and musicianship count for nowt don't you?
Or do you think - or by your logic know - that say Beyoncé is better than Rush, based on album sales.
By the same logic Alan Holdsworth - for example - is waaaaaaaaaaaayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy better than Rush based on Musicianship.
The Golden age of Rush was the 70s #factnotfiction