Best Tele Pickups

These days it seems everybody is looking for the Best Tele Pickups. Virgil Arlo makes what many Pro players consider to be the Best Telecaster Replacement Pickups. Many top pro's have gone so far to pull out the vintage Tele Pickups from their guitars from the 1950's and 1960's in favor of the tone a reliability Virgil Arlo 1952 Telecaster Pickups.

The Virgil Arlo 1952 Model Pickups are the secret weapon of top players all over the world, from LA & NYC to Nashville & Austin & beyond, some of the best pro's rely of the tone of their Arlo's for their main guitars.   

Best Tele Pickups - Tonal Characteristics

  • Dynamics
  • Clarity
  • Touch-Sensitive
  • Warmth

This perfectly describes the Virgil Arlo 1952 Tele Set & is the reason so many top pro's use them them in their main guitars.

Watch the video below to experience first hand the tone of the Best Telecaster Pickups made.

This LA based uses Virgil Arlo Tele pickups instead of the vintage pickups that were in his guitar before.

Best Tele Pickups - Virgil Arlo 52's

Virgil Arlo makes one type of Tele Set. It's called the model 1952 because that was the first year of the Telecaster.  The model 52 are based on some of the better of examples of vintage Tele Pickups. This set of pickups is considered by all types of players to be the best Tele Pickups from any era. There are players specializing in Blues, Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Country, Rockabilly, Classic Rock and even metal that swear by these pickups because of their warmth, clarity and dynamics

These days the market is flooded by pickup makers and they each make a bunch of Tele sets. Virgil Arlo makes what many pro's consider to be the Perfect Telecaster Pickup set. They like them so much they typically order several sets for all of their main guitars.

Best Tele Pickups - Music Styles

  • Blues
  • Country
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Fusion
  • Rockabilly
  • Classic Rock

Virgil Arlo Tele Pickups are universally loved and considered the best pickups made because they cover just about any style. Most Virgil Arlo players have played dozen of different type of pickups before finding their tone with a set of the model 1952 pickups.


Best Tele Pickups - top uses 

  1. 1950's Vintage Telecasters w/ Virgil Arlo Pickups

  2. 1960's Vintage Tele's w/ Virgil Arlo Pickup 

  3. Custom Shop Telecaster

  4. Tele's from the 1980's and 1990's

  5. Modern Telecaster

  6. MIJ Tele Copies

Best Tele Pickups