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JOE BONAMASSA AND FENDER ANNOUNCE “THE BLUDGEON” ’51 NOCASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 24, 2021

Joe Bonamassa and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today announced the release of “The Bludgeon” ’51 Nocaster, Master Built by Greg Fessler. “The Bludgeon” is a loving recreation of one of Joe’s most favorite guitars in his collection which makes this release a very special event. These limited-edition guitars are…

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GRETSCH® EXPANDS STREAMLINER™ COLLECTION WITH ALL-NEW CENTER BLOCK P90 MODELS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 26, 2021

Gretsch® today expands the Streamliner™ Collection with the all-new G2622T-P90 Streamliner™ Center Block Double-Cut P90 with Bigsby®, G2622-P90 Streamliner™ Center Block Double-Cut P90 with V-Stoptail, G2655T-P90 Streamliner™ Center Block Jr. Double-Cut P90 with Bigsby® and G2655-P90 Streamliner™ Center Block Jr. Double-Cut P90 with V-Stoptail. These models are designed for three…

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FENDER INTRODUCES AMERICAN ULTRA LUXE SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 19, 2021

Today, Fender is unveiling the American Ultra Luxe series for players who demand the ultimate in performance and tone with the most advanced series of guitars and basses. The addition of four new American Ultra Luxe models in 2021 will bring the guitar playing experience up a major notch.  These…

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FENDER® UNVEILS LIMITED-EDITION FINAL FANTASY XIV STRATOCASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 17, 2021

Fender has announced the new release of the FINAL FANTASY XIV FENDER® STRATOCASTER guitar” in collaboration with Square Enix Co., Ltd. (“Square Enix”). The “FINAL FANTASY XIV STRATOCASTER®” ($3,499.99 USD, £3,199.00, €3,499.00, $6,499.00, AUD, ¥396,000 JPY) is a limited-edition electric guitar developed in collaboration with Fender and the Square Enix…

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CHARVEL® RELEASES THE ANGEL VIVALDI SIGNATURE PRO-MOD DK24-6 NOVA

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 13, 2021

Charvel® today releases the highly-anticipated Angel Vivaldi Signature Pro-Mod DK24-6 Nova. Vivaldi’s otherworldly talent and flamboyant style have earned him a reputation as one of the most celebrated and prolific instrumentalist guitarists in modern times. Known for his love of 7-string guitars, the New Jersey native initially collaborated with Charvel…

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FENDER ANNOUNCES JASON ISBELL SIGNATURE TELECASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 11, 2021

Fender Musical ­­Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the Jason Isbell Custom Telecaster®, marking Isbell’s first collaboration with the iconic guitar brand as part of its Artist Signature Series. The four-time Grammy award winning singer-songwriter worked closely with Fender on the design, ensuring his signature Telecaster® came equipped with all of…

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FENDER DREAM FACTORY FEAT RON THORN’S RARE OFFEST ACOUSTASONIC

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 6, 2021

Inspired by the launch of the American Acoustasonic Jazzmaster Fender Custom Shop Principal Master Builder, Ron Thorn, has crafted a rare, one-of-a-kind Prestige Collection Offset Acoustasonic that he calls a guitar marking the “pinnacle in his career.”  Fender’s Dream Factory content series takes viewers inside the Fender Custom Shop to…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES PETER FRAMPTON “PHENIX” LES PAUL CUSTOM VOS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 5, 2021

Gibson is celebrating the iconic models of the Golden Era while leaning into the future with inspiring instruments that nurture new players across generations, and genres of music. Gibson is celebrating the GRAMMY-winning guitarist Peter Frampton, who has been a signature Gibson and Epiphone artist for over two decades. The…

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FENDER INTRODUCES LIMITED EDITION NOVENTA SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 5, 2021

Announced earlier in the year at Fender’s online dealer meeting and now available is the limited-edition Noventa Series of guitars. Combining classic Fender style and dynamic Noventa single-coil pickups, the limited-edition Noventa Series delivers powerful tones and modern playability. Its striking good looks are matched by the midrange bite, crisp…

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PLUGGED IN – KENNY BEATS FENDER AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL II

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 28, 2021

Fender teamed up with award-winning artist-producer Kenny Beats to do a deep dive into the versatility of his American Professional II Telecaster® & Precision Bass®, Fender’s newest flagship electric series and how he uses it. Played by more artists on more stages than any other series, these versatile instruments set…

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