Different Types Of Tremolo Vibrato Systems for Electric Guitar

Different Types Of Tremolo Vibrato Systems for Electric Guitar

Today we're talking tremolo... or vibrato? The built-in pitch modulation machine has been called the wrong name many times, but that doesn't take away its prominence in guitar history. Take a look at all these different options and let us know which one is your favorite! 0:00​ Intro 1:29​ Talkin' Bigsby 3:28​ Playin' Bigsby 5:10​ Talkin' Strat Style 6:53​ Playin' Strat Style 8:12​ Talkin' Floating Jazzmaster 9:30​ Playin' Floating Jazzmaster 11:00​ Mentioning Maestro 12:26​ Vibing Vibrola 13:25​ Talkin' Floyd Rose 15:36​ Trying To Play a Floyd Rose
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