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FENDER® CELEBRATES SLIPKNOT® GUITARIST JIM ROOT WITH ARTIST SIGNATURE JAZZMASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 22, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the Jim Root Jazzmaster V4, the latest iteration of Fender’s collaboration with the Slipknot guitarist. The newest model in Fender’s Artist Signature Series captures the eclectic, fast and aggressive yet fluid playing style Root is known for. Now, with the Jim Root Jazzmaster…

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BALL FAMILY RESERVE APRIL COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 21, 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 RELEASES PARALLEL UNIVERSE JAZZ STRAT

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 17, 2020

Fender has officially released the Parallel Universe Jazz Strat, the first in the Parallel Universe II series, with seven more models to come in 2020. Cosmically stunning in Mystic Surf Green lacquer, the limited-edition Jazz Strat® is a sublimely surreal celebration of classic Fender design, transmuting the known into something…

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FENDER® LAUNCHES ALL-NEW TOM MORELLO SIGNATURE ARTIST STRAT

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 31, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the all-new Tom Morello “Soul Power” Stratocaster. Tom Morello collaborated with Fender on his first artist signature Stratocaster which features unique customizations from the original “Soul Power,” like a kill switch that helped shape his radical sound and riffs from the Audioslave era…

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FENDER ACOUSTASONIC STRAT OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED TODAY

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 3, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today celebrates the official launch of the newest model in the American Acoustasonic® Series, the American Acoustasonic Stratocaster. Originally previewed at Winter NAMM 2020, this Strat is a continuation of the platform that the Telecaster started, giving players a new set of sonics and the…

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FENDER OFFICIALLY LAUNCH 2020 AMERICAN ORIGINAL 60S & 70S TELES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 25, 2020

As revealed at NAMM 2020, Fender’s new American Originals are American made guitars featuring the spirit of vintages from the brand’s historic past. In 2020 Fender have released two new Telecaster options to the line-up, the 60s Telecaster Thinline and 70s Telecaster Custom. To coincide, Fender has released a couple…

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NAMM 2020: IBANEZ BOOTH WALK-THROUGH

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 21, 2020

The Ibanez booth at a NAMM Show is always one of the most popular exhibits, featuring a maze of walls showcasing new product. This year was no exception with the release of the new AZ and RG models as well as Steve Vai’s stunning new PIA. We took a stroll…

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ERNIE BALL MUSIC MAN FAMILY RESERVE FEBRUARY COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 21, 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. It’s…

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NEW G2210 GRETSCH STREAMLINER JUNIOR JET CLUB

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 21, 2020

An exciting new addition to the Streamliner™ Collection, the G2210 Streamliner Junior Jet™ Club is a stripped-down workhouse that’s built to take a beating. With aggressive attack and quick response, the sleek Junior Jet Club is designed for the down and dirty guitarist who demands no-nonsense tone at an affordable price. Powered…

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FENDER® LAUNCHES ALL-NEW STORIES COLLECTION WITH ERIC JOHNSON “VIRGINIA” STRATOCASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 11, 2020

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the Eric Johnson “Virginia” Stratocaster guitar with the Grammy® award winning artist Eric Johnson. As part of this unique collaboration with the singer, songwriter and guitarist, Fender has recreated Johnson’s 1954 “Virginia” Stratocaster in the Fender Custom Shop in limited quantity and on…

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