Freddy Gildersleeve

Guitar, Mandolin, Lap Steel

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Tasty, melodic treatments to complement your lyrics and fit the tone you need. Known by engineers as "first-take Freddy". Solos and rhythm work. 30-year Tempe, Arizona-scene veteran.

- Recorded guitar solos on over 200 tracks
- Recorded mandolin and lap steel "ear candy" on tracks
- Currently recording and performing with Keith Ward-Jazz on a Stick
- Currently recording and performing with The Dewdroppers
- Prepping for European tour with The Dewdroppers and Jazz on a Stick in 2020.
- Sound-Like Artists:
. Pete Andersen (Dwight Yoakam's guitarist)
. Chet Atkins (chicken-pickin')
. Stevie Ray Vaughan
. Jeff Beck
. Joe Pass
. Wes Montgomery
- Styles: Traditional Country, Bluegrass, Americana, Rock, Pop-Rock, Jazz, Chicago Blues, Delta Blues, Folk/Acoustic, Funk

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Terms Of Service

3 revisions (original track plus 3 retakes), 5-day turnaround max (depends on schedule)

GenresSounds Like
  • Pete Anderson
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan
  • Jeff Beck
Gear Highlights
  • Fender Strat and Tele
  • Eastman hollow-bodies (4 models)
  • '56 Gibson Lap Steel
  • Wynn Mandolin
  • Dobro
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