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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electric_guitar

An electric guitar is a fretted stringed instrument with a neck and body that uses a pickup to convert the vibration of its strings into electrical signals. The vibration occurs when a guitarist strums, plucks or fingerpicks the strings ... Invented in 1931, the amplified electric guitar was adopted by jazz guitarists, who sought to be ...

www.popularmechanics.com/technology/audio/a20997/who-invented-the-electric-guitar

May 25, 2016 ... Somehow, we still don't really know who invented the electric guitar. ... Because of induction, when steel strings vibrate in the vicinity of the ...

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Oct 29, 2013 ... The endless Electric Guitar Debate (“Who is the best ever? ... Many people think that Les Paul was the inventor of the electric guitar, but he wasn't. ... of the acoustic guitar for electric augmentation of sound when he put ...

www.encyclopedia.com/literature-and-arts/performing-arts/music-history/electric-guitar

Get information, facts, and pictures about Electric Guitar at Encyclopedia.com ... For years, the acoustic guitar was limited to a supporting role in large ... This led Les Paul, a guitarist and inventor, to develop the solid body electric guitar in 1940 .

www.openculture.com/2016/04/behold-the-first-electric-guitar-the-1931-frying-pan.html

Apr 19, 2016 ... Behold the First Electric Guitar: The 1931 “Frying Pan” .... Learn More about the invention of the electric guitar in the short Smithsonian video ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/art/8-things-didnt-know-electric-guitar

Jul 24, 2015 ... 50 years after Bob Dylan debuted his electric sound at the Newport Folk Festival ... Most people misunderstand who invented the electric guitar.

invention.si.edu/invention-electric-guitar

Apr 18, 2014 ... The electric guitar may be the most important and popular instrument of the last half-century in American music. Certainly its introduction ...

www.guitaristsource.com/guitars/electric_Guitar.shtml

The electric guitar is the result of guitarists' desire to play the guitar and hear it at a ... and inventor, Les Paul was working on ideas for a solid body electric guitar which ... The Precision Bass® was introduced by Fender® within the same year.

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Oct 18, 2012 ... http://www.theboomermagazine.com/arts-101-the-electric-guitar/ Ray McAllister and Harvey Newquist of the National Guitar Museum take a ...

www.biography.com/people/les-paul-9435046

Apr 27, 2017 ... Les Paul invented the solid body electric guitar known as the ... Synopsis; Early Years; The New Electric Guitar; Revolutionary Recording Artist ...