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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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FENDER NEW SQUIER CONTEMPORARY SERIES REFRESH + ‘68 CUSTOM AMP RANGE EXPANDS

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 14, 2021

SQUIER CONTEMPORARY SERIES In response to a growing market abuzz with new players inspired in part by the 2020 Fender Play Through initiative, Fender is introducing several updates to the entry-level Squier® guitar lineup in 2021 including an all-new batch of models in the Contemporary Series. Perfect for the player…

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PAUL DEMPSEY PERFORMS ’SITUATION ROOM’ ON FENDER ACOUSTASONIC JAZZMASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 12, 2021

Paul Dempsey, frontman of Australian band Something for Kate, performs their 2020 track “Situation Room” on his American Acoustasonic Jazzmaster. This Artist Check-In was filmed at Small Time in Melbourne, Australia. Paul has been playing Acoustasonic guitars since acquiring the Telecaster model in 2019. He used this guitar during the…

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FENDER CUSTOM SHOP TAPS PEARL JAM’S MIKE MCCREADY FOR LIMITED-EDITION 1960 STRATOCASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 8, 2021

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) and the Fender Custom Shop today announced the Limited Edition Mike McCready 1960 Stratocaster® in the artist’s first-time collaboration with the iconic guitar brand. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame alum partnered with one of Fender’s world-renowned Master Builders, Vincent Van Trigt, to disassemble…

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JACKSON® RELEASES NEW MISHA MANSOOR PRO SERIES SIGNATURE JUGGERNAUT EVERTUNE® MODELS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 7, 2021

Jackson® and acclaimed djent architect Misha Mansoor once again teamed up to expand the Periphery guitarist’s signature lineup with the new Pro Series Signature Misha Mansoor Juggernaut ET6 and Pro Series Signature Misha Mansoor Juggernaut ET7 models. Both new models feature a game-changing EverTune® bridge. “For those of you who…

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