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"Eloquent guitar, quiet man"

On Saturday, Jeff Beck was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the second time, now as a bandleader and solo artist; in 1992, he was installed, along with Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and others, as a member of the Yardbirds. There's something satisfying about the recognition he's received, which is for his playing rather than his pursuit of celebrity or his record sales.

He doesn't say more than a few words during his performances. His guitar speaks.

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