Tag Archives: Joe Barden


T-Rodeo, the hot-rod Telecaster (« Rodeocaster »)

Here is the T-Rodeo, the hot-rod Telecaster! Historically this is the #3 Telecaster in the arsenal, another one built from scratch with Warmoth parts as done with Telecaster #002. It’s a stripped-down but sonically high-powered and highly customized (« hot-rod« / »bobber« ) Telecaster. This « Rodeocaster » is a combination of wood and metal designed for electricity (the gas of […]


Telecaster #002: Custom Barden Thinline

Historically this guitar is the second Telecaster in the closet (rather an Esquire which is the one-pickup version of the Telecaster) but also the first one built from scratch. Indeed this guitar was assembled in early 2009 from parts purchased from Warmoth, a supplier of guitar parts made in USA, under license by the greatest […]