I was interested in the electric guitar even before I knew the difference between electric and acoustic. The electric guitar seemed to be a totally fascinating plank of wood with knobs and switches on it. I just had to have one. — Jeff beck
Jeff Beck played in The Yardbirds. The other two were Jimmy Page (who went on to form Led Zeppelin) and Eric Clapton.
The Jeff Beck Group, featured Rod Stewart on vocals, Ronnie Wood on bass.
Jeff Beck was awarded an honorary doctorate from University of Sussex for ‘an outstanding musical career’.