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Last month, we did a post on the history of the Stratocaster from its inception in 1954 up until the end of the CBS-era in the early '80s.

A Brief History of the Stratocaster

A couple a weeks ago, we wrote blog-posts about the underrated guitars from the depths of Fender history. This is post number two which is also about the ...

Bob Leggitt | Thursday, 24 December 2015 |

Are Squier guitars worth it? This review will look at the good and bad of

1959 Stratocaster

For most vintage guitar collectors and enthusiasts, 1965 stands as the single most important year in the history of Fender. It was in 1965 that management ...

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We have talked about the Les Paul '57 and its influence in modern music. Another very famous guitar is the Fender Stratocaster.

American Vintage '65 Stratocaster - Olympic White

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A Fender Stratocaster guitar.

Fender Stratocaster Colors. History | Fender FSR (Fender Special Run) '72 Stratocaster

The Fender American Vintage '62 Stratocaster Reissue taps into a magical point in Fender's history, where the Stratocaster had grown and evolved from its ...

THE WORLD'S GREATEST ELECTRIC GUITAR

PRS' elegant and sometimes flashy designs belie its humble beginnings. Founder Paul Reed Smith's interest in building guitars came out of necessity; ...

Fender Stratocaster History: The evolution of an icon

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Tell me about the process in designing the EOB Sustainer Stratocaster.

Our latest stock from Fender - the Duo Sonic in Capri Orange (we like to think it's Wunjo Orange!)

Plenty of tales have been told in Guitar & Bass over the years about the Stratocaster's early days, but we tend to take its more recent history for granted.

Here at Reverb, we're no strangers to epic timelines showing slick high-res images of Fender guitars. There was Beyond the Jazzmaster and Parts I and II of ...

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2016-07-22 16_54_13-John Mayer on Twitter_ _Fender Custom Shop made this

"I enjoy playing guitar as a hobby and get great enjoyment of learning songs I love- a lot of these songs happen to be by Pink Floyd.

The best guitar brands are known for producing quality acoustic and electric instruments. Manufacturers like

I will confidently go on record as saying the Fender Custom Shop is producing some of the best guitars being made today and in recent history.

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History of the Fender Precision Bass | CME Vintage Bass Guitar Demo - YouTube

Started off life as a sss 22 fret strat style body and ended up 24 fret set neck.

Todd Rungdren playing Clapton's SG during a gig with Jack Bruce and Ringo Starr in 1999

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In part one of our chronicle of Squier and Fender Japan, we concentrated on the history of the Squier brand and how Fender partnered with Japanese ...

1964 - Fender begin production of their acoustic guitars. Fender at this point now had over 600 employees, 500 of them in manufacturing.

PAPATOM AND HIS BEST GIRL STANDING IN FRONT OF THE GRACE LAND GATES WAITING TO MEET THE KING FOR A POSSIBLE AUTOGRAPH. I WAS ONLY 27 WHEN I STARTED STANDING ...

Tamo Ash Strat with that roasted flame neck I posted awhile back.

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PAPATOM AND HIS BEST GIRL STANDING IN FRONT OF THE GRACE LAND GATES WAITING TO MEET THE KING FOR A POSSIBLE AUTOGRAPH. I WAS ONLY 27 WHEN I STARTED STANDING ...

Anyone know where it was made and if it is indeed a FB 59? And what would I ask for it? Its in good shape. could use a cleaning.

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About Fender

Final and latest rebirth.

So, it's got Gotoh lockers, LSR roller nut, Jeff Beck noiseless hot pups & S1 switching. All in it took about four months to complete & I love it.

Jimi Hendrix with Strat

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The deluxe June 2017 edition of Guitar & Bass magazine is out now and features a 27-page special feature on the amplifiers that started it all: Fender's ...

When i looked at it, it reminded me of your run-of-the-mill starter guitar, bought at the mall, of which everyone and their dad has one.

The worlds strangest strat.

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How to Change Your Electric Guitar Strings | Fender

See some of the best recent performances of artists playing their favorite Fender gear.

The Front Row Legend Esquire is built by Fender Custom Shop Master Builder Yuriy Shishkov

The history behind the development of the Stratocaster Plus Series is quite interesting. We will discuss this in depth in a bit. As mentioned, the Series ...

Why Are Jazzmasters Still So Popular?

While I wasn't playing guitar in the 1970's, I certainly was around. I mean, I started playing in 1979 on a cheap nylon string (I still have it) and ...

7 Guitars That Changed Music History

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This is a 1993 chrome-finish Fender Custom Shop Stratocaster. It's the best Strat I've ever played, and I've played a few over the past few decades.

CBS instituted a wide number of changes to Fender's corporate structure and processes. A few notable changes were made to specific parts of the Stratocaster ...

photo by Kevin Cochran

Obviously the relationship between Marvin and Squier had been forged, but the signature model was not yet available, so briefly, Hank was instead promoting ...

Amazon.com: Fender Acoustic Guitar Bundle with Hard Case, Tuner, Strings, Strap, Picks, Austin Bazaar Instructional DVD, and Polishing Cloth: Musical ...

How to Change Your Acoustic Guitar Strings | Fender

The History

Started off life as a sss 22 fret strat style body and ended up 24 fret set neck.

2018 Custom Collection

Two-Knob (no Dan Smith Stratocaster) 1983-1984 Stratocaster

From Stevie Ray Vaughan to Eric Clapton, here are some Strat slingers that put the famous guitar on the map.

While I couldn't have known it when it arrived, the August, 1987 issue of Guitar Player went on to become highly significant to me in several ways.

Amazon.com: Epiphone Les Paul-100 Electric Guitar with Amp and Cable, Vintage Sunburst: Musical Instruments

It's a roasted swamp ash strat body that I had them rout for American Standard 2 point bridge. Planning to keep the finish sort of "natural +" w/ minimal ...

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Top 5 Guitarists Who Play the Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar | Spinditty

It's a perfectly nice guitar, has been set up decently and plays nicely (although I've never had a yearning for a 'vanilla' strat).

The Artists

Fender Timeline - The History of Fender Guitars

Swedish guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen holds his Fender Stratocaster up as he finishes his performance at

black-strat-4 Then I started ...

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See some of your favorite artists playing their Fender gear live!

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Fender American Vintage '57 Stratocaster video demo

Mayer with the Monterey Strat possibly for the first time in public. December 29th,

History: My dad bought the guitar and an old Gibson amp for Christmas in 1963. it is black with a maple neck. I have it in it's original case. I played this ...

History: My dad bought the guitar and an old Gibson amp for Christmas in 1963. it is black with a maple neck. I have it in it's original case. I played this ...

... tour. - Closeups of the Black Strat ...

Last month, we did a post on the history of the Stratocaster from its inception in 1954 up until the end of the CBS-era in the early '80s.

A Brief History of the Stratocaster

A couple a weeks ago, we wrote blog-posts about the underrated guitars from the depths of Fender history. This is post number two which is also about the ...

Bob Leggitt | Thursday, 24 December 2015 |

Are Squier guitars worth it? This review will look at the good and bad of

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1959 Stratocaster

For most vintage guitar collectors and enthusiasts, 1965 stands as the single most important year in the history of Fender. It was in 1965 that management ...

A Fender Stratocaster guitar.

American Vintage '65 Stratocaster - Olympic White

The early '80s 'JV Series' Squier Strats were undeniably amazing value for money, representing as they did the premium Fender Japan product in Europe, ...

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Fender Stratocaster Colors. History | Fender FSR (Fender Special Run) '72 Stratocaster

The Fender American Vintage '62 Stratocaster Reissue taps into a magical point in Fender's history, where the Stratocaster had grown and evolved from its ...

THE WORLD'S GREATEST ELECTRIC GUITAR

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PRS' elegant and sometimes flashy designs belie its humble beginnings. Founder Paul Reed Smith's interest in building guitars came out of necessity; ...

Fender Stratocaster History: The evolution of an icon

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My partscaster has changed a number of times started off as a teiscocaster With gold foils and individual on/phase/off switches and a switch to take the vol ...

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Our latest stock from Fender - the Duo Sonic in Capri Orange (we like to think it's Wunjo Orange!)

Tell me about the process in designing the EOB Sustainer Stratocaster.

The Stratocaster Guitar Book: A Complete History of Fender Stratocaster Guitars: Amazon.co.uk: Tony Bacon: Books

Plenty of tales have been told in Guitar & Bass over the years about the Stratocaster's early days, but we tend to take its more recent history for granted.

Here at Reverb, we're no strangers to epic timelines showing slick high-res images of Fender guitars. There was Beyond the Jazzmaster and Parts I and II of ...

dakota-red-mahogany-stratocaster

Amazon.com: The Fender Book: A Complete History of Fender Electric Guitars, 2nd Edition (9780879305543): Tony Bacon, Paul Day: Books

"I enjoy playing guitar as a hobby and get great enjoyment of learning songs I love- a lot of these songs happen to be by Pink Floyd.

Amazing condition historical Stratocaster. The Black Nitro has aged soooo well on this one, the grain shows through but is not sunken.

I will confidently go on record as saying the Fender Custom Shop is producing some of the best guitars being made today and in recent history.

Tamo Ash Strat with that roasted flame neck I posted awhile back.

Project started off with a lot of sanding, then staining, and finishing.

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... straight in its slot. A perfect example of a model which was great on paper, but was pretty grim in reality. I sold it in 1994 and I've never missed it.

History of the Fender Precision Bass | CME Vintage Bass Guitar Demo - YouTube

2016-07-22 16_54_13-John Mayer on Twitter_ _Fender Custom Shop made this

PAPATOM AND HIS BEST GIRL STANDING IN FRONT OF THE GRACE LAND GATES WAITING TO MEET THE KING FOR A POSSIBLE AUTOGRAPH. I WAS ONLY 27 WHEN I STARTED STANDING ...

Telecaster Guitar Book: A Complete History of Fender Telecaster Guitars

How to Change Your Electric Guitar Strings | Fender

In part one of our chronicle of Squier and Fender Japan, we concentrated on the history of the Squier brand and how Fender partnered with Japanese ...

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PAPATOM AND HIS BEST GIRL STANDING IN FRONT OF THE GRACE LAND GATES WAITING TO MEET THE KING FOR A POSSIBLE AUTOGRAPH. I WAS ONLY 27 WHEN I STARTED STANDING ...

The guitar has an interesting history. It's a 1998/99 MIM (MN 81....) Classic "something" Classic or "classic player 50's 60's" I am now unsure.

So, it's got Gotoh lockers, LSR roller nut, Jeff Beck noiseless hot pups & S1 switching. All in it took about four months to complete & I love it.

A while back, we posted an epic timeline of the Fender Stratocaster here on the GAS Tank. It was only a matter of time before the Gibson Les Paul got the ...

About Fender

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When i looked at it, it reminded me of your run-of-the-mill starter guitar, bought at the mall, of which everyone and their dad has one.

Amazon.com: Squier by Fender Mini Strat - Rosewood Fingerboard - Torino Red with 6 months of Fender Play: Musical Instruments

The Woodstock Stratocaster on display

The Front Row Legend Esquire is built by Fender Custom Shop Master Builder Yuriy Shishkov

Why Are Jazzmasters Still So Popular?

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Jimi Hendrix with Strat

The Fender Bass - an Illustrated History: Amazon.co.uk: Black, Molinaro: Books

See some of the best recent performances of artists playing their favorite Fender gear.

This is a 1993 chrome-finish Fender Custom Shop Stratocaster. It's the best Strat I've ever played, and I've played a few over the past few decades.

While I wasn't playing guitar in the 1970's, I certainly was around. I mean, I started playing in 1979 on a cheap nylon string (I still have it) and ...

Fender Modern Player Tele® Plus Electric Guitar, Honey Burst, Maple Fretboard Throughout its history, Fender has always made a special point of welcoming ...

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1967 Gibson SG Custom

photo by Kevin Cochran

7 Guitars That Changed Music History

The claim that the guitar relicing phenomenon was inadvertently started by Keith Richards was most likely a clever Fender marketing ploy.

The history behind the development of the Stratocaster Plus Series is quite interesting. We will discuss this in depth in a bit. As mentioned, the Series ...

Amazon.com: Squier by Fender Affinity Series Jazzmaster Electric Guitar - HH - Rosewood Fingerboard - Black with 6 months of Fender Play: Musical ...

Obviously the relationship between Marvin and Squier had been forged, but the signature model was not yet available, so briefly, Hank was instead promoting ...

I bought a Tokai. So yes, today the early Squiers look like they were worldbeating value, but in their day they still lost a hell of a lot of battles to ...

A trio of single-coil Stratocaster pickups give this Strat® its classic Fender sound—bell-like and articulate, it has plenty of singing sustain for soloing.

I'm friends with Adam Cole, which started over our shared loved of vintage Ibanez's and I asked him what was the thinking about it's unique design.

Started off life as a sss 22 fret strat style body and ended up 24 fret set neck.

I don't have any post history here but was part of the Musicradar forum and had some good trade history under the same username.

The History

The H-803 and H-804 did not come consistently with the same Strat variant pickups at all though. Some of them used plastic bobbin standard Stratocaster copy ...

2018 Custom Collection

... Fender were still officially terming these guitars '57 and '62 reissues, regardless of the deviations. The full RRP on these 'reissues' in the UK was by ...

Two-Knob (no Dan Smith Stratocaster) 1983-1984 Stratocaster

The Fender Telecaster

It's a roasted swamp ash strat body that I had them rout for American Standard 2 point bridge. Planning to keep the finish sort of "natural +" w/ minimal ...

From Stevie Ray Vaughan to Eric Clapton, here are some Strat slingers that put the famous guitar on the map.

The Artists

Fender Stratocaster

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Swedish guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen holds his Fender Stratocaster up as he finishes his performance at

Telecaster Guitar Book: A Complete History of Fender Telecaster Guitars: Amazon.co.uk: Tony Bacon: Books

See some of your favorite artists playing their Fender gear live!

The Fender Bronco electric guitar is unique in its inclusion of a tremolo system that never showed up on any other Fender guitar in the company's history.

Are you in band or have you started one with your friends in the garage? Maybe you want to write music for performers. Check out the Arts & Humanities ...

A more recent photo of Clapton's ES-335 (Courtesy of Guitar Center)