Web Results
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... More »
Difficulty: Easy
Source: www.ehow.com

www.soundunlimited.co.uk/blogs/articles/fender_timeline

1950 - During the spring of this year, the Fender Electric Instruments Company introduced a single and dual pickup solid body electric guitar. It was named the ...

mds.marshall.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1018&context=music_faculty

The History of the Guitar: Its Origins and Evolution. A Handbook for the. Guitar Literature Course at. Marshall University. Júlio Ribeiro Alves ...

www.soundmattersblog.com/history-development-magnetic-pickups

Feb 17, 2011 ... History & development of magnetic pickups, ranging from the first by Gibson ... Thus the modern day electric guitar was born as a result of the ...

www.roadietuner.com/blog/the-history-of-the-guitar-the-worlds-most-popular-instrument

Dec 2, 2016 ... The History of the Guitar, the World's Most Popular Instrument ... And, of course, there is the famous electric guitar, played mostly in rock music ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-earliest-electric-guitar-recording-ever-made

Feb 12, 2016 ... That's actually a good question. There were several people working on the electric guitar at the same time... so it depends on what you're ...

www.proaudioland.com/news/history-fender-stratocaster-electric-guitar

Jun 16, 2016 ... If you have a passion for guitars, then you have undoubtedly come across the Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar. First released in 1954 by Leo ...

www.npr.org/2010/08/16/129158670/five-pioneers-of-electric-jazz-guitar

Jan 15, 2013 ... But his influence runs through the history of electric jazz guitar. Some claim he was the first jazz artist to record with an electric guitar.

musicandartsinaction.net/index.php/maia/article/view/electricguitaricon/96

Even though the sociological study of music has a long history, ... gap by showing how a material aspect of culture, the electric guitar, was important in helping to ...

www.npr.org/2014/12/13/370361269/voices-within-the-music-a-brief-history-of-guitar-effects

Dec 13, 2014 ... Sitting in his Bethel, Conn., workshop, pedal maker Mike Piera plugs in a vintage electric guitar and demonstrates what a fuzz box can do by ...