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Fender Select Precision Bass Review

October 8, 2012
Serving up a straight, no-frills approach to tone that’s fit for any stage, Fender''s Select Precision is a showroom instrument that’s meant to be an everyday workhorse.
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DIY: How to Set Up a Fender Stratocaster

October 8, 2012
Arguably the world’s most popular electric guitar, the Fender Stratocaster is a marvel of sonic and mechanical engineering. But setting it up correctly can be a challenge, even for experienced players. Here, ace Nashville repairman John LeVan walks you step-by-step through the setup process and shows you how to make your Strat play like a dream and ring like a bell.
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Fender Introduces the 20th Anniversary Edition Vibro-King Amp

October 3, 2012
Scottsdale, AZ (October 3, 2012) – Fender introduced the Vibro-King in 1993 to great acclaim, marking a return to a great hand-wired amp tradition while including a previously unavailable
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Fender Introduces George Benson Signature Hot Rod Deluxe

October 3, 2012
Scottsdale, AZ (October 3, 2012) – It is with great pride that Fender announces the release of the GB Hot Rod Deluxe combo and GB Hot Rod Deluxe 112
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Fender Introduces Foo Fighters' Chris Shiflett and Nate Mendel Signature Models

October 2, 2012
Fender honors them and their distinctive sounds with the new Chris Shiflett Signature Telecaster Deluxe and the Nate Mendel P Bass.
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Fender Releases All-New Machete Head and Cabs and Super-Sonic 22 Head

September 4, 2012
These four high-performance tone machines will provide guitarists with endless mix-and-match options and superior versatility.
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Fender Introduces New American Vintage Series Guitars

August 21, 2012
The new guitars are the American Vintage ’56, ’59 and ’65 Stratocaster models, ’58 and ’64 Telecaster models, ’65 Jazzmaster and ’65 Jaguar.
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1968 Fender Telecaster Custom and 1967 Fender Solid State Super Reverb

August 10, 2012
The 1968 Telecaster Custom pictured this month has a custom olympic white finish with black binding.
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Squier by Fender Releases New Vintage Modified Series Telecaster Basses

August 8, 2012
The Vintage Modified Telecaster Bass sports a time-honored body and headstock shape that are well-balanced by a comfortable medium scale length (32”) that will appeal to bassists and guitarists alike.
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Fender Select Stratocaster Review

July 25, 2012
With figured wood and premium features, the Select Strat is as close as you can get to Custom Shop at USA production prices.
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Fender Withdraws Planned IPO

July 20, 2012
CEO says "economic conditions" are the reason for the move.
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Fender Custom Shop Adds New Models to 2012 Limited Collection

July 18, 2012
The models include a 1963 Heavy Relic Stratocaster, 1969 Relic Stratocaster, 1959 Heavy Relic Telecaster, and additions to the Cabronita family.
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1972 Fender Montego II

July 9, 2012
This 1972 Fender Montego II archtop was designed by Roger Rossmeisl of Rickenbacker fame. In 1962, Leo Fender was continuing to devise ways to expand his company’s line of
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Taming A Fender Hot Rod Deville

July 9, 2012
Fender’s popular Hot Rod DeVille—a 60-watt 2x12 combo designed for portability and power. Hi Jeff, First of all, let me say I really enjoy reading your column every month
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Fender Acoustic Adds Models for Summer 2012

July 5, 2012
The additions include a Tim Armstrong 12-string, dreadnought cutaway bass, and the hybrid Sonoran-Bucket dreadnought. Read more…
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Squier Introduces Vintage Modified Series Additions for Summer 2012

July 5, 2012
Additions include a Tele Deluxe, Tele Custom, Jazzmaster, Jaguar, and Mustang.
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Roland G-5 VG Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar Review

July 4, 2012
See what''s new, what''s improved, and how close it comes to being the only guitar you''ll ever need.
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Fender Select Telecaster Electric Guitar Review

June 8, 2012
Highly figured tops, necks crafted from carefully procured woods, warmer-sounding pickups, and improved electronics and hardware.
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1963 Fender Bass VI and 1966 Fender Bassman

June 8, 2012
Cream’s Jack Bruce and The Shadows’ Jet Harris were among those who explored the Bass VI’s soloing capability.
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Floorboard Multi-Effects Roundup: Fender Mustang Floor, Boss GT-100, and Zoom G5

June 6, 2012
Looking for the latest in multi-effect floorboards? We put three of the newest offerings to the test.
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