At the end of 2016 Fender launched the new American Professional series which is due to take over from the popular American Standard series, but why? ...and what will come next for the new line of workhorses?
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Posted on October 2, 2014 by Dan The Man
What an incredible night!!! Thanks to everyone who attended, it was jam packed in there, and of course a huge thank you to Scott McKeon and his band for coming down and raising the roof, it was a real pleasure.
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Posted on March 7, 2014 by Joe Stachowiak
The original Stratocaster was released in 1954, which makes this iconic instrument 60 years old!
Fender have recently released a new video that showcases some of their 60th anniversary models... check it out below!
Don't forget that we've got some of these gorgeous instruments in stock and available to demo in-store right now, so feel free to pop in and try them out for yourself.
Posted on January 17, 2014 by Joe Stachowiak
It's that time of year again, with the National Association of Music Merchants show due to take place in California, from 23rd to 26th January. As always, NAMM showcases a plethora of new and exciting products, so we've decided to create a rolling story, which we will update as and when new gear is announced.
This is the place to be if you want a comprehensive round-up of all the new NAMM gear for 2014, so check below for information and videos on the most exciting releases. Alternatively, you can CLICK HERE to view a list of new products in our online shop.
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Posted on December 23, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, we've been giving away a selection of fantastic prizes every Monday before Christmas. As it's now the 23rd, we've reached our final set of giveaways, so good luck to all those who entered. Our final set of giveaways has been our biggest yet, so take a deep breathe and read on to find out if you are one of our lucky winners. Good luck!
Although the end of the year will bring an end to our 10th anniversary celebrations, if you want to find out more about how we celebrated and the prizes and gifts we gave away, please CLICK HERE.
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Posted on July 9, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
We're excited to announce that we've recently taken our first delivery of Fender FSR (Factory Special Run) electric guitars! These are currently in very short supply in the UK so we're delighted to have them in our store and available to buy. The FSR guitars that we've currently got in stock feature four limited edition metallic satin finishes: Arizona Sun, Blaze Gold, Ocean Blue Candy and Flame Orange. Grab one while you can and become part of an exclusive club!
Posted on March 12, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
From now until the end of March 2013, you will be able to claim back up to £80 on selected Fender guitar, bass and amp purchases. For a limited time only, buy any Fender USA Standard Series, USA Special Series, USA FSR Series, Classic Series, Classic Player Series, Standard Series or FSR Series guitar, any USA Standard Series, USA Special Series, Classic Series, Deluxe Series or Standard Series bass, or any Hot Rod Series or Hot Rod FSR Series amp, and claim back some serious cash!
So if your were considering a purchase of any of the above models, then now is the time! Read on for more info..
Posted on January 30, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
Some new guitars to tell you about now as Fender announce some gorgeous new Pawn Shop guitars. These new additions include the Fender Pawn Shop '70s Stratocaster Deluxe in 2-Colour Sunburst, Black and Vintage White finishes; the Pawn Shop Super-Sonic in Apple Red Flake, Dark Gunmetal Flake and Sunfire Orange Flake finishes; the Pawn Shop Mustang Bass in 3-Colour Sunburst, Olympic White with Stripe and Candy Apple Red with Stripe finishes and the Pawn Shop Bass VI in 3-Colour Sunburst, Black and Candy Apple Red finishes.
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Posted on January 15, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
We're excited to announce that we've recently had our first delivery of new Fender American Vintage electric guitars, which we have to admit, look gorgeous!!! These American Vintage guitars are based on some of Fender's classic designs, featuring new and improved custom-voiced pickups as well as a number of other improvements, whilst still staying true to the 'vintage' theme.
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Posted on January 10, 2013 by Joe Stachowiak
Fender have announced some new additions to their gorgeous 'Select' series of guitars, comprising of the Select Stratocaster HSS in Tobacco Sunburst, Select Thinline Telecaster in Violin Burst (including a model with gold hardware), Select Telecaster HH in a Natural finish, Select Carved Blackwood Top Telecaster SH in a Natural finish, Select Carved Maple Top Jazzmaster HH in Cayenne Burst and Twilight Burst finishes and a Select Active Jazz Bass in Tobacco Sunburst. Fender Select guitars feature the latest fingerboard tops, choice tone woods, figured and quartersawn maple necks with compound-radius fingerboards, a new 'inlaid' fingerboard design and specially voiced pickups. Prepare to drool over the pictures...
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