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telecaster pickups for rock

Hi

Could anyone please give me some advice about telecaster pickups for rock ?
What I am trying to achieve is a Malmsteen sound, hard overdrive with single coil sound, but instead of sounding like a Stratocaster, you should be able to hear it beeing a telecaster. You know the bite from the bridge and the smoothness from the neck.

I also prefer the single coil sound over the humbucker sound.

Fender Highway 1 Telecaster

I recently bought one of these and I am very impressed. I've been playing for 40 years and never really gave Tele's a second thought, can't really say why...Anyways, this rascal has jumbo frets, and a flatter radius(9 1/2) fretboard than my two vintage Strats, and that makes ALL the difference. The tight radius of vintage Fenders (7 1/4) and smallish frets felt light junk after I started playing guitars with flatter fretboards and bigger frets. The pickups sound very strong, nice balance of clean when you want it and dirty when the time comes.
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