Watch the Tone and Volume Swells online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Country Guitar 6: Soloing Principles

Tone and Volume Swells - Concept 7 is a video guitar lesson presented by Jim Campilongo and is sourced from Sonic Tele.


One of the most expressive aspects about the electric guitar (and the Telecaster in particular) is its ability to create dynamic tone changes by utilizing the guitar's volume and tone knobs. Effective use of the tone knob can create memorable, almost haunting screams and cries, while effective use of the tone knob can create expressive violin like tones.