Chrissie Hynde

“The electric guitar was my first love”: Chrissie Hynde on Telecasters, the magic of bands, and the power of telling people to stick it

The Pretenders’ legend on why she only ever wanted to play rhythm, how she’s “won by default” with her brand new signature Fender Telecaster, and why she very nearly talked herself out of the whole thing…

How I got started… Chrissie Hynde – Reckless Rebel

In a new Guitar & Bass series, we ask iconic musicians to cast their minds back to what made them pick up the guitar in the first place. We kick off with Pretenders legend Chrissie Hynde.
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