The Story of James Burton's 1969 Paisley Telecaster - Ask Zac 144
April 17, 2020
In 1969, Burton put his 52 Telecaster into semi-retirement, and would use his 1969 paisley Telecaster all throughout the 70s and 80s playing on countless recordings, and touring with Elvis, Emmylou Harris, John Denver, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Elvis Costello. During that time, he made quite a few modifications to the instrument, including changing pickups, bridges, hardware, and even a neck swap or 2. Today's episode spotlight all the changes the guitar went through in the years he used it as his main guitar for both the studio and the road.
Crook Paisley Tele.
Strings: Webstrings pure nickel 9-42
Pick:Blue Chip TPR 35
Amp: 2021 Fender Handwired 64 Princeton Reverb with a Jensen Neo 10-100 speaker.
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