BlueChip TP Flatpicks

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BlueChip TP Flatpicks

The TP is BlueChip’s classic triangular pick. The TP is the same size as the TPR, but has slightly sharper corners. Glad to ship these picks that are professionally machined, hand beveled, and laser etched with our shop logo. Billy Strings and Bryan Sutton use the TP48.

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The TP is BlueChip’s classic triangular pick. The TP is the same size as the TPR, but has slightly sharper corners. All BlueChip picks are professionally machined, hand beveled, and laser etched with our shop logo. Billy Strings and Bryan Sutton use the TP48.

BlueChip TP48: The Plectrum of Choice for Guitar Virtuosos Bryan Sutton and Billy Strings

In the pantheon of bluegrass and acoustic guitar, few plectrums have garnered as much acclaim as the BlueChip TP48. This isn’t just any pick; it’s the choice of maestros like Bryan Sutton and Billy Strings, virtuosos who demand nothing less than perfection from their tools of the trade.

The TP48 isn’t just a piece of equipment; it’s an extension of the artist’s hand. Its precision, durability, and tone have made it indispensable to guitarists who push the boundaries of speed and expression. The BlueChip TP48 stands apart in a market flooded with choices, much like Sutton and Strings stand out in the world of string virtuosity.

Bryan Sutton, with his clean, articulate flatpicking style, has been a torchbearer for acoustic guitar excellence. His numerous IBMA Guitarist of the Year awards speak to his profound impact on the genre. Sutton’s complex runs and cross-picking prowess demand a pick that responds to his every nuanced move, and the TP48 does just that. Its self-lubricating material allows for smooth transitions across strings, complementing Sutton’s dynamic playing.

On the other end of the spectrum is Billy Strings, a modern prodigy whose name has become synonymous with high-energy performances that blur the lines between traditional and innovative. His aggressive picking could wear down any ordinary pick, but the TP48 withstands the test, maintaining its shape and edge through countless shows and recording sessions.

The secret to the TP48’s success lies in its material – a proprietary composite that promises a self-lubricating surface for fast playing and a durable body that resists wear and tear. The TP48 delivers a consistent tone that has become crucial for artists like Sutton and Strings, who rely on the clear, bell-like quality it imparts to every note.

It’s not just the material that makes the TP48 the pick of legends. Its design, with a beveled edge and just the right thickness, allows for a grip that prevents slippage, even in the most intense picking sessions. This attention to detail is why the BlueChip TP48 is more than just a piece of plastic; it’s a carefully crafted tool for artists.

The TP48 also addresses a critical issue in the world of guitar picks: the environmental and ethical implications of using traditional tortoiseshell. With the TP48, players have a responsible choice that doesn’t sacrifice quality for sustainability. The BlueChip TP48 represents a step forward, ensuring that the future of guitar playing is not just brilliant in sound but also in its respect for the planet and wildlife.

In the hands of Sutton and Strings, the TP48 is more than validated; it’s celebrated. It stands as a testament to BlueChip’s breakthrough in pick technology, where the quest for the ultimate plectrum ends, and the focus shifts entirely to the music.

Guitarists seeking to emulate the prowess of their heroes are often faced with the challenge of finding the right gear. With the BlueChip TP48, the decision is made simple. Whether it’s the complex melodies of a bluegrass standard or the ferocious riffing of a genre-bending jam, the TP48 is the foundational piece that lets the music resonate true.

BlueChip’s TP48 isn’t just a pick; it’s the pick for those who play not just with their hands, but with their hearts. When you see Sutton or Strings on stage, lost in their art, know that every note is supported by the invisible yet indispensable hero – the BlueChip TP48.

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