Music Gear News

At we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Dandy Warhols rocker speaks about Fender Telecaster rotation

Dandy Warhols guitarist Pete Holmstrom has revealed he owns three Fender Telecasters.
Great deals on musical instruments

Pete Holmstrom, a guitarist for the Dandy Warhols, has revealed he owns several Fender guitars.

The musician explained he has plenty of instruments at his disposal, including three Telecasters, a Jaguar and a Bass VI, reports the official Fender blog FrontRow.

Holmstrom said he has a system of rotation for his guitars, occasionally selecting a certain instrument when he wants to create a specific sound.

"I tend to have guitars set up in different tunings so if there is a certain tuning that I'm using, then I'll gravitate to that guitar," he added.

The star explained he has one of his Fender Telecasters specially set up with really heavy strings so he can use it when playing de-tuned songs.

He is likely to be taking his guitars on the road with him next month, as the Dandy Warhols are heading out on a tour of Canada and the US in December.

Superb Value Electric Guitars Available


Posted on 25 Nov 2010 16:07 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News


Verified by the guitarist himself, Slash's B.C Rich played a pivotal role in Guns N' Roses rise to fame

10 Oct 2016 16:17

Featuring a number of tracks by their favourite artists, the Stone's latest effort is set for release December 2nd

6 Oct 2016 15:31

Speaking to friend and radio host Eddie Trunk Frehley stated that he would rejoin the band if the offer came his way

30 Sep 2016 15:54

In aid of The Children Hospital Charity, Arctic Monkeys have signed a statue of an elephant to be auctioned off for charity

28 Sep 2016 17:21

Following a tweet on Wednesday, the band revealed a typo error in their previous announcement and have revealed that they will be returning in 2017

28 Sep 2016 11:15

A plaque marking where David Bowie resided whilst he created his revered Berlin album trilogy has been destroyed

21 Sep 2016 16:06

Recent Music News


Builiding on their reputation for developing cutting edge music gear and accessories, Samsons new Z series bring professional audio quality and transparency to the table

20 Oct 2016 17:06

With Pearl Jam, Tupac, , Depeche Mode, Janet Jackson and many more being nominated, this years event shaping up to be huge.

20 Oct 2016 10:57

His first album in over 38 years, Chuck's new album is to feature his family and his own original material

19 Oct 2016 14:37

Toontrack have released Big Rock, a vintage based rock pack that brings classic flavours in a modern package

18 Oct 2016 15:07

A promotional offer from Akai running until the 31st December allows the user to explore a vast array of professional sounds on the renowned MPD218

18 Oct 2016 09:11

Opening a public forum on Facebook, Behringer are looking to make the dream product, catering to their customers every need.

17 Oct 2016 15:36