Electric Guitars – A flash back story
These black electric guitars were manufactured by the Rickenbacker Company in 1931. Les Paul invented one of the first solid body electric guitars. It was the first commercially successful solid-body musical instrument.
The electric guitar played an important role in the development of various musical styles emerging since the ear of 1940s like ‘Chicago blues’ early rock and roll and the ‘blues rock’ in 1960s. Also, the electric guitar is used in a range of other music genres like country music, new age and in other contemporary classical music.