tremolo arm

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tremolo arm

or tremolo bar

tremolo arm

n
(Instruments) a metal lever attached to the bridge of an electric guitar, used to vary the pitch of a played note
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Their tremolo combines vibrato and volume in the tremolo bar which allows for unique and intuitive guitar voicing.
He produces a wide variety of sounds by using only his thumbnail and the stock tremolo bar.
The enduring musical recipe as laid out by Dale in the 1962 classic ``Miserlou'': staccato melody lines played on the low strings of a Fender Stratocaster drenched liberally in the ``wet'' sound of reverb with swelling surf evoked by the guitar's tremolo bar.