Eric Clapton’s 1950s Fender Telecaster

This Telecaster was seen on a few photos taken during the 1974 tour, all of which seem to be from the same concert – at KB Hallen on June 20th, 1974 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Based on the wear on the neck, the guitar was, most likely, a vintage model from the 50s, but beyond that, the guitar is a mystery. Based on what we know, it never appeared again.

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Rich Davis
Rich Davis
1 year ago

Was this the blackguard telecaster that he gave to keith Richards?

Peter
Peter
8 months ago
Reply to  Rich Davis

He used Teles frequently in the seventies.
Both to record and live. I have seen loads of photos with him playing Telecaster on different places. Japan, USA Europe. Maybe he used it on some songs per concert