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The Man Who Invented the Electric Guitar

The Genius of Les Paul

Series: Genius Inventors and Their Great Ideas

By Edwin Brit Wyckoff

Les Paul was an American jazz, country and blues guitarist, songwriter and inventor. He was the inventor of the electric guitar which made the sound of rock and roll possible. He is also credited with many recording innovations. Although he was not the first to use the technique, his early experiments with recording sound on sound, and changing speeds were among the first to attract widespread attention.

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