“You could do anything with a Telecaster”: Joe Bonamassa shares his Telecaster tone tips and tricks – with the help of an exceptionally rare vintage model

Joe Bonamassa
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As one of today’s standout melody masters, foremost phrasing aficionados, and most high-profile vintage electric guitar experts, Joe Bonamassa is a man you need to listen to when it comes to learning new tone tips and tricks.

Fortunately for all of us, in a new video with Guitarist, such tips and tricks were the topic of conversation, with the blues guitar virtuoso sitting down to divulge over some of his most important tidbits of tone.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.