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electric guitar

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(Instruments) an electronically amplified guitar, used mainly in pop music. Compare acoustic guitar
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Noun1.electric guitar - a guitar whose sound is amplified by electrical meanselectric guitar - a guitar whose sound is amplified by electrical means
guitar - a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
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Using 8-bit electronic chip-tune music and beats as a backdrop, Morris overlays acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin and vocals to create something truly startling; Both modern and timeless, Morris has created something new.
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Besides Sickert and Edrie, the band consists of Mike Leggio (upright bass); Tee Jay (drums, timpani and other percussion); Meff (mandolin, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, lap steel, vocals, "moustache''); Jojo Lazar, "The Burlesque Poetess'' (ukulele, flute, Muppet voice, "skeleton keys,'' poesy, "Frilly Tushy''); and Rachel Jayson (viola, vocals).
Everyone likes their instruments (a choice between bass guitar, electric guitar, drums and keyboard) for different reasons: some people enjoy them because they can practice at home, some because it is new to them.
The band has many musical instruments - drums, percussion, tuba, bass guitar, electric guitar, keyboard, four trombones, five trumpets, bass sax, baritone sax, four tenor saxes, eight alto saxes, two soprano saxes, two clarinets, four trombones, three flutes and last, but not least, a single piccolo.
Graham realised his ambition "to play music I have written on instruments I have built" when he recorded his album Signature playing steel string guitar, electric and bass guitars, lap-steel, 12-string soprano guitar and mountain dulcimer.