Arlen Roth’s – Masters of the Telecaster
Jun 06 2013
Telecaster master Roth teaches the tricks and techniques that have made the “Tele” a rock and country icon. Learn pedal steel bends, behind-the-nut bends, chicken pickin’, full chord bends, banjo rolls, shuffle patterns, rockabilly rhythm styles, more! With footage of Albert Lee, Keith Richards, Steve Cropper, Albert Collins, Danny Gatton and James Burton.
Part homage to a classic instrument, part guitar lesson from one of the best country blues players around, this is the quintessential guide to all things Telecaster. Arlen Roth discusses the strengths and characteristics of one of the first production-line electric guitars, pioneered by Leo Fender. Roth takes the viewer on a tour of the instrument’s heritage, showcasing the most popular musicians, techniques, sounds and styles.
His tutorial covers:
- Pedal Steel Bends
- Behind the nut bends
- Chicken pickin’
- Rockabilly Rhythms
- Blues techniques
- Banjo Rolls and much more.
Features priceless footage of some great Telecaster icons including Danny Gaton, James Burton, Albert Collins, Sotty Anderson and a bonus performance by Telemaster Albert Lee.
Running time: 90 min
Video: MPEG2 720×480 ~9800 kbps NTSC 4:3 29.970 fps
Audio: AC3 2 ch 256 Kbps 48.0 KHz
Booklet: Yes (PDF)
Size: 4.2 Gb