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Fender Telecaster documentary features Keith Richards

A host of guitarists have been interviewed about their experiences with the Fender Telecaster.
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Guitarists including the likes of Keith Richards and Jeff Beck have been interviewed for a new documentary about the Fender Telecaster.

Leo Fender's Telecaster - The Original Twang has been put together by documentary maker Bob Hewitt and also includes the thoughts of musicians such as Richie Kotzen, Steve Cropper and Albert Lee.

Speaking in the film, Lee stated about the Telecaster: "It just ended up being something far more than it was designed to be."

According to Fender's official blog FrontRow, the documentary does a good job of showcasing how Leo Fender helped to change the world of music and confirms that his legacy lives on.

Last month, Blur's Graham Coxon told the Guardian that he dreamt of owning a Fender Telecaster when he was young.

The star said he was delighted when he eventually got his hands on the musical instrument, as it is "versatile, simple and strong".

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Posted on 11 Aug 2010 12:08 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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