The origin of Fender electrics. Who hasn’t ever seen or player Fender Telecaster or a copy? The Fender Telecaster, colloquially known as the Tele was the world’s first commercially successful and mass produced solid-body electric guitar. Its simple design and at the tin, revolutionary sound was groundbreaking and set trends in electric guitar manufacturing and popular music, and especially country music due to its distinctive sound. The Tele was Introduced for national distribution as the Broadcaster in the autumn of 1950, it was the first guitar of its kind manufactured on a substantial scale and has been in continuous production in one form or another since its first appearance, have a look, there are in my collection a few Teles.