Jeff Beck
Guitar Techniques|September 2020
Jeff Beck
Phil Short feasts on the unmistakable style of this multi-Grammy-winning instrumentalist and gold-plated legend of blues and rock guitar.
Phil Short

Eight-time Grammy award-winning guitar legend JeffBeck is a giant among mere mortals. Born in 1944 in Surrey, England, Beck was first inspired to pick up the electric guitar after hearing Les Paul play How High The Moon on the radio. After that, a hunger for guitar music grew and he was quickly turned onto the likes of BB King, CliffGallup and Steve Cropper.

Fast forward to the early 60s and Beck started playing and recording in a multitude of bands and hanging out with other now-legendary musicians like Jimmy Page and Ian Stewart (Rolling Stones’ pianist), recording in bands and doing studio sessions.


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September 2020