History of the Electric Guitar
Rickenbacker, Fender and Gibson guitar companies are the pioneers of the modern electric guitar. The idea to create a pickup to amplify the guitar sound was shared by many inventors but the key to perfecting the pickup system was in using a solid body...
History. Many experiments at electrically amplifying the vibrations of a string
instrument date back to the early part of the 20th century ...
Apr 18, 2014 ... The History of the Electric Guitar ... The electric guitar may be the most important
and popular instrument of the last half-century in American ...
Electric guitars are made with solid, semi-hollow, and hollow bodies. Using an
instrument cable (or wireless system) the guitar is plugged into an amplifier.
Fred Hultstrand History
in Pictures Collection, NDIRS-NDSU, Fargo
By definition the guitar
is a musical instrument having a flat-backed rounded body that narrows in the middle, a long fretted neck, and usually six strings (see photo), played by strumming or plucking.
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Electric Guitar History - The electric guitar caught on only after years of
developments and the creation of a new playing style. Learn about electric guitar
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Feb 9, 2015 ... Rock and roll continually pushes musical, social, and cultural boundaries, and
the electric guitar is its iconic instrument. The acoustic version ...
Feb 25, 2015 ... From its gentle 16th-century acoustic origins to the souped-up 'Frankenstein'
Feb 2, 2009 ... Author's note: When I first sat down and decided to write an article for Ultimate-
Guitar.com, I was stumped. It seemed to me that everything that ...