List of Danelectro players
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This is an alphabetized list of musicians who have made significant use of Danelectro, Silvertone or Coral guitars, basses, sitars and effects in live performances or studio recordings.
- Ibrahim "Abaraybone" Alhabib plays a Danelectro.
- Niklas Almqvist plays a Danelectro U2 on "Hate To Say I Told You So"
- Dave Alvin uses Danelectro pedals and effects
- Richard Barone played a Danelectro on his Clouds Over Eden album, specifically "Nobody Knows Me" and "Paper Airplane"
- Syd Barrett used a single-coil Danelectro 59 DC on the first two Pink Floyd albums.
- Beck plays a vintage Silvertone guitar and often a Dano Pro
- Jeff Beck played a baritone guitar on his 2003 release Jeff.
- Billy Bragg
- Jack Bruce used a Danelectro bass
- Peter Buck guitarist and co-founder of R.E.M. uses Danelectro 12-strings.
- R. L. Burnside
- J. J. Cale
- Randy California used a Danelectro modified with a theremin in it.
- Glen Campbell
- Mike Campbell uses Danelectro guitars, pedals and effects
- Eric Clapton used a Danelectro 59-DC
- Nels Cline uses Silvertone and Danelectro guitars on his album Instrumentals
- Bruce Cockburn
- Ry Cooder plays slide guitar on Silvertone guitars.
- Elvis Costello appeared in ads for Danelectro when the brand was relaunched in the late 1990s and plays Danelectro and Silvertone guitars on his album When I Was Cruel.
- Steve Earle
- Dave Edmunds
- John Entwistle used a Longhorn bass in the 1960s
- Melissa Etheridge
- Mark Oliver Everett from Eels plays a variety of different coloured Danelectro Pro 56 and a black Danelectro Baritone.
- Fat Mike plays a Danelectro DC bass.
- John Fogerty
- Matthew Followill plays a Danelectro u2 on "Genius"
- John Frusciante
- Tomethy Furse
- Rory Gallagher played a Silvertone amongst many other guitars.
- Jerry Garcia got a Danelectro as his first guitar.
- Rinus Gerritsen
- Tom Guerra
- Rene Hall Used a Dan-0 6-string bass on many tunes including Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba"
- Kirk Hammett
- George Harrison
- Alvin Youngblood Hart
- Richard Hell
- Jimi Hendrix
- Greg Hill
- Josh Homme
- Earl Hooker
- John Lee Hooker
- Lightnin' Hopkins
- Steve Howe
- Mary Huff
- J. B. Hutto
- Ira Kaplan
- King Buzzo uses a Danelectro in the studio.
- Kira used a Danelectro guitar in concerts from about 2004-2007.
- Mark Knopfler
- Jeff Lang
- Alvin Lee
- Alex Lifeson
- David Lindley uses a Silvertone in concert
- Arto Lindsay
- Gary Louris
- Ian MacKaye
- Bo Madsen
- Steve Marriott
- Chan Marshall
- Jeff Martin
- Dave Matthews
- Mike McCready
- James McNew
- Tyson Meade
- Stephin Merritt
- Rick Miller
- Jason Molina
- Thurston Moore
- Graham Nash plays a Danelectro Longhorn on Just One Look with The Hollies on Shindig! in 1965
- Dave Navarro
- A.C. Newman
- Colin Newman
- Juice Newton
- Jimmy Page used a modified 59 DC Danelectro in studio when he was a session guitarist, and for live performances of “Kashmir”, “White Summer, Black Mountain Side” and “In My Time of Dying” with Led Zeppelin.
- Brad Paisley
- Samuel Pannatier
- Rick Parfitt
- Joe Perry
- Tom Petersson
- Tom Petty on the Wildflowers album
- Cat Power
- Elvis Presley
- Steve Priest
- Richie Sambora frequently uses Danelectro guitars and effects in concert and in the studio.
- Robert Schneider uses a Danelectro in concert
- Pat Smear
- Joey Spampinato NRBQ Single cut, dbl cut, and Longhorn basses throughout his career
- Alan Sparhawk
- Bruce Springsteen
- Billy Squier has been seen using a 59 dc during his concerts
- Ken Stringfellow
- Garry Tallent
- Jagori Tanna (I Mother Earth)
- Porl Thompson (The Cure) used 2 Danelectro guitars during the The Cure 2005 Tour
- Richard Thomspon used a Danelectro U2 on several recordings
- Pete Townshend
- Corin Tucker uses a Danelectro Baritone in the studio and a DC-3 early in her career
- Ike Turner
- Jeff Tweedy
- Tom Waits
- Miroslav Wanek plays a Danelectro on Uz jsme doma several albums, especially last one - "Caves" (Cuneiform)
- Brian Wilson
- Ron Wood
- Link Wray used a Danelectro Longhorn during his heyday
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- "’68 Flashback: How Pink Floyd Found Their Future and Lost Psychedelic Genius Syd Barrett in A Saucerful of Secrets". Gibson.com. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- Beck on CelebrityWonder.com
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- Spirit/Randy California[dead link]
- "Mike answers questions from fans". Wildbluegator.com. 1999-11-18. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- Alyce Chiles. "Danelectro at Vintage Guitar Pro". Vintageguitarpro.com. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- "Nels Cline Tech Talk". Nelscline.com. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- "Fean and Travers". Fean and Travers. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- "The Elvis Costello Home Page". Elviscostello.info. 2002-05-03. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- "John Entwistle gear 1960-1966". Thewho.net. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- John Ganjamie. "Rory Gallagher interview". Roryon.com. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
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- "The Melvin's King Buzzo". Gibson.com. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- Kira's website (particularly her blog entry of February 8, 2010). Retrieved February 11, 2010.
- David Lindley and El Rayo-X at The Filmore review[dead link]
- "THE HOLLIES on Shindig! (1965)". YouTube. Retrieved 2011-08-15.
- Parker, Matthew (May 10, 2011). "Guitars of the Hard Rock Café vault / Tom Petty's Danelectro 56". musicradar.com. Retrieved 2011-08-15.
- "Danelectro Free Speech Talk Box". Hartnollguitars.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- "Beesweb, the official site of Richard Thompson". Richardthompson-music.com. 2010-01-17. Retrieved 2010-06-30.
- Raw Power at Guitar Player
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