Tag archive for ‘Fender’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

25 Ways to Upgrade Your Fender Stratocaster

How can you improve a guitar that’s been described as already close to perfection? Huw Price has 25 ways to make your Fender Strat play and sound better than ever before – and some of them hardly cost a bean… There More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

25 Ways to Upgrade Your Stratocaster – Part 2

We continue with the second helping of tips to fundamentally improve your Fender Stratocaster for the better… 17: Saddles Most of the changes that were instigated at Fender by the CBS management were More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Fender MLB Stratocaster Range Launched

Fender have launched a new series of Stratocasters – the MLB Strats celebrate the coming together of guitaring and baseball. Each new guitar features unique team imagery and genuine Fender craftsmanship. Read More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Casting Call – The Great Stratocaster Round Up

It’s the curvy classic that can do it all, depending on the pickups of course. But will a budget model deliver the delicious sounds and slinky feel of a high-end job? Grabbing nine current Strats with prices ranging More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Fender Unveil Six New Guitars

Fender have unveiled six brand new guitars that represent their past, present and future. Read on for more specific details... 60th Anniversary American Vintage 1954 Stratocaster The Stratocaster guitar’s More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Fender Stratocasters in the 1960s

By the mid-’60s the Strat was seen as a clean, polite guitar, far from the fire-breathing weapon craved by the new generation of blues fans. Before long, though, it would be brought back to the forefront by the More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Fender Standard Stratocaster Plus Top Review

A new Strat is always a cause for celebration, especially when the price is right – and this, the latest Mexican offering, is a bit of a looker too. Review by Marcus Leadley Description: Solidbody electric More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Fender American Vintage ’64 Tele & Chris Shiflett Tele Deluxe Review

Nothing like a pair of Fenders to brighten up our day – especially with some real vintage mojo on offer. Review by Marcus Leadley   Description: Solidbody electric guitar. Made in USA Price: £2026.79 inc. More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Fender Telecasters – Hip To Be Square

Though out-flashed by the curvy Strat and Jazzmaster, the plank-bodied Telecaster showed that a simple country boy could have a telling role in the 1960s, the Decade Of Love. Dave Hunter has the story The abiding More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III Review

The name may be familiar but the looks and specs are new, for this is one of a limited edition of just 25 ‘Chocolate Tweed’ Hot Rod Deluxe III amps coming to the UK. Review by Will Nicholas Description: More...