In the late 1970’s a new type of guitar player was comming into the music sceen. Influnced by the guitar slingers of the 60’s and 70’s; they played faster and louder. This emerging style of guitar playing calle for a new guitar. Charvel guitars were that guitar. The original hot rod guitar or known as the “superstrat”, Charvel changed guitars forever. Stripping the guitar down to one humbucker and a strat tremelo (later being replaced by Floyd Rose tremelo systems) The beggining of this style of guitar playing was brought on in the 1978 most famously by Eddie Van Halen.
In the 1980’s guitar players like Warren DeMartini, Jake E. Lee, George Lynch, Eddie Ojeda, Richie Sambora, Vinnie Vincent and others went on to make these guitars famous.
P.S. that is Slash trying to break a graphite guitar…… but he dosent know
and try and pic out how many rocks stars are in this last video