At one time popular with players like Jimi Hendrix,Jeff Beck,Angus Young and Brian May.
This range of electrics originates from the 60`s period offering a very bright sounding string with increased presence over nickel.
The wraps are nickel free which is aptly suited to players with a nickel allergy.
Currently available in three of the most popular gauges.
Guthrie knows a thing or two….
The humble guitar string seldom evokes the same kind of excitement or obsession as instruments, amps or pedals. Nonetheless, your strings are a vital component of the sounds you make – your entire rig would be distressingly quiet without them! – so it really does make a lot of sense to pick the right ones.
I do some fairly barbaric things to my strings on a daily basis, so I’ve experimented with many different brands over the years, in a quest for maximum consistency, tuning stability, durability and all-round tonal splendour. After much research, the conclusion I reached was simply this: Rotosounds rock 😉
Please note: w denotes wound string
All Rotosound music strings are manufactured in England.
Peredur Ap Gywnedd
Are You Experienced – Jimi Hendrix
Axis: Bold as Love – Jimi Hendrix
Electric Ladyland – Jimi Hendrix
Out of the blue – Electric Light Orchestra
A night at the opera – Queen