Credit For Inventing Tapping?

Jimmy Webster
Dave Bunker
Dave Bunker

Founder

I was honored to see Stanley Jordan reply to my answer (posted on YouTube and Quora). While Jordan and van Halen did not invent tapping, they both embody the very best of its potential.

Photo Credits in order: Gretsch, Joe Mabel, and Carl Lender

Dave Bunker

Dave Bunker

Dave has been building guitars for more than 60 years. He has introduced many innovations that are now considered features of the finest, custom-made instruments.

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