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Posted on June 26, 2019 by Dan The Man
This post was posted in Blog entries, Current News, General News, Guitars, Guitars, New Releases, Product News and was tagged with '60s Jazzmaster, Bigsby Telecaster, fender, Fender Vintera Series, Vintera
Posted on February 12, 2019 by Rob Lee
David Gilmour needs little introduction and nor does his love the electric guitar. A keen collector during his professional career, he has amassed an extensive collection of vintage instruments as well as ones that he bought new. One particular guitar that is synonymous with Gilmour helped cement him as one of Rock's most prolific artists and also took on it's it's own mystique: The Black Strat.
After 50 years this legendary instrument and some 120 others from his collection are going up for auction in June. Christie's in New York are running the auction and all the proceeds will be going to charitable foundations.
Those of you with extra deep pockets and a love of all things Floyd should definitely take a look to see what is offer. For the rest of us we can dream...
Let's go over some of the highlights Continue Reading
This post was posted in Blog entries, Current News, General News, Guitars, History of Music, Rob's Ramblings and was tagged with Auction, David Gilmour, fender, gibson, les paul, pink floyd, stratocaster, The Black Start
Posted on February 12, 2019 by Rob Lee
The world of Rock is filled with iconic guitars: Gary Moore/Peter Green's Les Paul, David Gilmour's Black Strat, and any guitar Hendrix ever touched. Many of these guitars that are becoming more legendary than the guitarists that played them even.
These instrument are often passed between the greats as gifts and subsequently go onto shape a whole new genre of music. One such guitar was Jimmy Page's Dragon Telecaster. Continue Reading
This post was posted in 2019 NAMM, Blog entries, Current News, General News, Guitars, Guitars, History of Music, Product News, Product Previews, Rob's Ramblings and was tagged with dragon, electric guitar, fender, history, jimmy page, led zeppelin, mirror, news, telecaster, the yardbirds
Posted on February 4, 2019 by Rob Lee
After a bumper Black Friday event followed by a rather manic Christmas period we were all but cleared out of guitars and accessories. Our walls were looking incredibly sad during January, a true visual representation of the month known the world over for being a bit... blue. But fear no more! The shipping god have heeded our pleas and delivered the goods in the form of many guitar shaped lovelies.
Posted on December 5, 2018 by Dan The Man
The Fender American Performer Series. Exceptional tone and feel you expect from an authentic Fender—with new enhancements that make it even more inspiring to play.
Posted on July 30, 2018 by Rob Lee
The guitar industry is facing a little bit of a problem... I'm not talking Gibson failures or the fact there seems to be less and less guitar heroes making it to the big time like they did during the 50s/60s/70s etc. What I'm talking about wood, or lack of it.
Posted on June 19, 2018 by Rob Lee
A new range of Fender Player guitars has been announced and today is the day they are released into the wild ready to be melting the faces of audiences all over the world!
This post was posted in Current News, Dan's Video Vault, General News, Guitars, New Releases, Product News and was tagged with bass, electric guitar, fender, jazz bass, jazzmaster, mustang, p bass, player series, review, stratocaster, telecaster
Posted on January 25, 2018 by Matt Park
Coming out of the Fender newsroom, alongside the announcement of the American Original series is the unveiling of 4 reborn classic amps; the Hot Rod Devillle, Hot Rod Deluxe, Pro Junior and Blues Junior.
Posted on January 21, 2018 by Matt Park
Just like last year when Fender rebranded the outgoing American Standard with the new American Professional range in the run up to the NAMM trade show, Fender just announced the new American Original series of guitars and basses to replace the American Vintage line. So what’s the difference?
This post was posted in Blog entries, Current News, General News, Guitars, New Releases, Product News, Product Previews and was tagged with American Original, fender, jaguar, jazz bass, jazzmaster, NAMM 2018, precision bass, stratocaster, telecaster
Posted on November 24, 2017 by Matt Park
If you buy a Fender Mustang GT100 guitar amp between now and Christmas Eve 2017 you can claim £50 cashback!