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December 2014

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Fender Adds Ramparte to Pawn Shop Special Series of Amps

November 1, 2013
Weighing in at nine watts, the Ramparte is a two-channel amp that is powered by a single 6L6 power tube.
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Deap Vally: Down with the Fuzz

October 31, 2013
Classically trained Lindsey Troy plugged in three years ago and quickly fell in love with her Fender Mustang and a Big Muff.
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Fender Releases Acoustic Guitars Fit for Travelers

October 23, 2013
Voyage-Air and Fender team up to produce go-anywhere acoustic models for players on the move.
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GALLERY: Rich Robinson's 2013 Touring Gear

October 21, 2013
Check out what Rich Robinson brought out on tour with the Black Crowes—everything from relic’d Gibsons and Japanese Zemaitis models to a few Gretschs and Teles.
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Ask Amp Man: The Early-’70s Silverface Fender Twin Reverb: Dud or Dynamo?

October 15, 2013
Why don’t master-volume Twin Reverbs get any respect?
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Titans of Tremolo

October 4, 2013
A tribute to the visionaries of vibrato—from the brilliant minds that concocted its mechanics to the players who hooked us on its intoxicating effects.
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Ask Amp Man: Pumping Up an ’80s Fender Champ

September 20, 2013
These simple mods can nudge a Fender Champ toward a more Marshall-like sound, with increased mids, greater headroom, and improved overdrive tones.
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Fender Releases Dimension Series Bass

September 19, 2013
Available in four-string and five-string versions, the American Deluxe Dimension Bass and American Deluxe Dimension Bass HH feature an ash body and an asymmetrical neck heel.
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Fender Reissues Coronado and Starcaster Models

September 8, 2013
Fender expands their Modern Player line with bass and guitar versions of the Coronado and Starcaster models.
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Fender Announces Rosewood Telecaster and Signature Model Basses From Geddy Lee, Dusty Hill, and Sean Hurley

September 5, 2013
The Fender Custom Shop announces its 2013 collection of limited and artist series models. These include the return of the ever-popular Rosewood Telecaster guitar, as well as Geddy Lee, Dusty Hill and Sean Hurley signature artist series bass guitars.
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