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H.E.R. MAKES HISTORY AS FIRST BLACK FEMALE ARTIST TO HAVE FENDER ARTIST SIGNATURE GUITAR

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 23, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the new H.E.R. Signature Stratocaster® in collaboration with the multiple Grammy®-Award-winning R&B singer-songwriter. She has long played Fender guitars to attain her signature sound on projects, such as her debut album H.E.R., which was certified RIAA Platinum® this year. A project more than…

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FENDER BRINGS DEALER MEETING EXPERIENCE ONLINE TO REVEAL NEW 2020 PRODUCTS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Amplifiers, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - August 11, 2020

Normally Fender would gather guitar dealers in their respective territories and bring them together to view first hand their new releases for the remainder of the year. With Covid-19 putting an end to that, Fender decided this year to present their wares globally to their dealers online. Fender Musical Instruments…

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GIBSON USA RELEASES LUKAS NELSON ’56 LES PAUL JUNIOR

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 5, 2020

Gibson and Lukas Nelson have announced today, they’ll release the first-ever Gibson USA Lukas Nelson ’56 Les Paul Junior. Lukas Nelson knows all about legacies, indeed he’s been hard at work carving his own for most of his young, but extremely eventful life. This customized Gibson Les Paul Junior is inspired by Lukas Nelson’s own 1956…

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FENDER® ANNOUNCES SHAWN MENDES FOUNDATION® MUSICMASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 5, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the all-new Shawn Mendes Foundation Musicmaster™, a collaboration between The Foundation and Fender, which features fan-inspired art and classic Fender tone. Fender is a proud supporter of The Shawn Mendes Foundation®, which seeks to inspire Shawn’s audience, the youth generation of today—to learn…

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BALL FAMILY RESERVE JULY COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - July 30, 2020

Ernie Ball Music Man named their Ball Family Reserve series in celebration of the company’s rich heritage in instrument craftsmanship. Offered in limited production runs, the Ball Family Reserve collection allows Ernie Ball Music Man to present instruments to the public that were previously reserved for family and artists. This…

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FENDER PARALLEL UNIVERSE VOLUME II MAVERICK DORADO

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 24, 2020

One of the most outlandish models offered by Fender® over the years, the Maverick – also known as the Custom – may just be the boldest of them all. Comprised of leftover 12-string necks, bodies and pickups transformed into a very unique 6-string. It was like nothing else on the…

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GIBSON OFFERS REWARD FOR MISSING ’57-’60 SHIPPING LEDGERS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 15, 2020

This summer, Gibson, the iconic instrument brand is hunting down history and launching a global search for missing shipping ledgers from 1959-1960. The 1959-1960 Gibson ledgers contain the shipping records of all the Gibson guitars created during that year, and proudly documents an important period in Gibson’s 126-year old history;…

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FENDER REFRESHES PLAYER SERIES WITH THREE NEW OFFSET MODELS & VINTAGE-INSPIRED, METALLIC FINISHES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 15, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released new, highly anticipated additions to its Player Series line of electric guitars and basses. The Series now features reimagined Mustang®, Duo-Sonic™ Duo Sonic™ HS, Mustang® 90, and Mustang® PJ Bass models in 10 colours new to the Player Series, including Firemist Gold, Desert…

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GRETSCH ELECTROMATIC CENTER BLOCK JR, SETZER HOT ROD AND MORE

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 26, 2020

Live and loud, Electromatic® Center Block Jr. guitars are designed for that pure and powerful Gretsch® sound at high volume. Painstakingly crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability, these all-new models deliver the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart for decades. It’s the sound of honor…

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ERNIE BALL MUSIC MAN 2020 JP COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 8, 2020

The all-new Ernie Ball Music Man John Petrucci models have arrived. Including the Majesty now offered in the Purple Nebula, Pink Sand, Red Phoenix, Smoked Pearl, and Ember Glow finishes. The Cerulean Paradise JP15 and the John Petrucci in Dragon’s Blood. The Majesty is the result of John’s unwavering demand…

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