Excerpt: For those looking for a "budget Tele," this is the one! I challenge anyone to find that much difference in quality between this and a Fender Standard Tele! [ read more on Audiofanzine ] I've been playing guitars for about 35 years. Have an original '63 Tele, a '65 P-Bass, a '72 Fender Strat, an old Yamaha FG-350 acoustic, an old Gibson Hummingbird, a chinese Strat clone (by Jay Turser, very inexpensive, but beautiful in built and sound.
Excerpt: I love the Telecaster sound; it's nearly impossible to get that tone without actually playing a Telecaster. So I took my friend's shopping trip as an opportunity to try out the Telecaster extensively. As it turned out, if I didn't already have several guitars and had the money, I would've picked up with Guitar Center Telecaster without hes... [ read more on Audiofanzine ] This is overall a great guitar.