Posted by: DigitalPlato | August 11, 2009

Fender and the Strat

Anyone who plays electric guitars should know Leo Fender.
Today is his 100th birthday. He’s the one who jumpstarted rock into progress because he designed the famous Fender Stratocaster used by Metal Rock pioneers Eric Clapton , Jimi Hendrix and countless guitarists. Michael Calore said: “More than just a guitar,” the Strat “is one of the great hallmarks of modern art,”.

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