Tag archive for ‘Fender’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

NAMM 2016: Fender announces new Paramount series

NAMM 2016: Fender has announced their new Paramount series of acoustic guitars. Official info below:  Fender, the iconic guitar, amplifier, audio and accessories brand reaffirms its commitment to acoustic guitars More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

NAMM 2016: Fender debut new American Elite series

NAMM 2016: Fender has announced their new American Elite series of guitars. The new series combine original Fender designs with their new generation of technology. Official info below:  The American Elite Series More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, January 8th, 2016

NAMM 2016: Fender set to launch Bassbreaker amplifier series

NAMM 2016: Fender is set to release its much-anticipated Bassbreaker amplifier range in Anaheim. The new series was inspired by the idea of Fender having a “parallel evolution” in line with the formative More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Ones To Watch: Aidan Knight

Canadian singer-songwriter with a little help from his friends Aidan Knight’s third album Each Other, set for release in January, is a compelling, multi-layered record, adeptly conjured with the backing of a More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, December 21st, 2015

Six Of The Best – Christmas Stocking Fillers

There’s no need to settle for socks and mince pies in your Christmas stocking this year. Put these great guitar gifts on your list instead… Fender Custom Shop Tool Kit Price £49 Contact www.fender.com These More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Gear Of The Year 2015 – Best Amplifiers Under £1000

Though it’s easy to be seduced by the sumptuous tone machines on the opposite page, the fact is, you don’t have to spend a fortune to sound very good indeed, especially with judicious use of stompboxes. And More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Private Collection: Walter Heale – Alpha Male

Alphabetic guitarist Walter Heale is a big fan of Jazzmasters and Gretsches, often modded. He takes Lars Mullen on a tour of his enviable collection. “I’m happy to say that I am a Jazzmaster guy,” confirms More...

Musician James Black unveils a special edition Fender Stratocaster guitar illustrated with the iconic London Underground tube map by Harry Beck, to celebrate Transport for London and the London Transport MuseumsÕ ÔTransported by DesignÕ exhibition at  St JohnÕs Wood Tube station. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday November 30, 2015. Transported by Design began with #DesignIcons, a search to find LondonÕs most loved transport design. An open vote was held over the summer with the Tube map, Routemaster bus and black taxi included in the programme. The Fender Stratocaster is a design classic and for over sixty years has graced LondonÕs stages in the hands of Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and David Gilmour. The special edition Tube map version features an engraved neck plate, TfL logo on the back of the headstock, three single coil pickups and a maple neck alongside the Tube map design, recognised across the world.Photo credit should read: John Phillips/PA Wire
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, November 30th, 2015

News: Fender reveals new London Underground inspired Stratocaster

Fender has just revealed its latest collaboration with Transport for London, a London Underground inspired Fender Stratocaster. An initial batch of 50 guitars has been produced, and will be available to order More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Vintage Bench Test: 1967 Fender Custom Telecaster

A special place in guitar history may be reserved for pre-CBS Fenders, but Huw Price finds that this 60s Custom has many of the features of that golden age. A very long time ago, describing a guitar as ‘vintage’ More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Interview: Dan Auerbach – The Arcs

When Black Keys mainman Dan Auerbach created his new musical project, he wound up playing “a lot of bass”, blending Mariachi with psychedelia and producing an unofficial East LA hit he has dubbed “kind of More...