Fender Introduces the California Series

The guitars feature a Fender Stratocaster headstock, vibrant colors, and distinctive Fender body shape.

Scottsdale, AZ (January 25, 2018) -- Fender’s new California Series acoustic guitars celebrate the lifestyle and culture associated with the region and the brands Southern California roots. Energetic and independent, this family of guitars features a Fender Stratocaster headstock, vibrant colors and distinctive Fender body shapes that mark players as visionary artists. Lively, full and modern-sounding – California Series acoustic guitars capture the laid back, yet energetic California lifestyle – from the beach to the festival stage. The series features three original Fender body shapes – Malibu, Newporter and Redondo – at three price points: California Classic ($799.99), California Special ($699.99) and California Player ($399.99). These exclusive new body shapes boast refined geometry and unique bracing patterns designed for responsive, articulate tone. They are diverse body shapes that can give any guitarist a comfortable playing experience– from the small and narrow-waisted Malibu ideal for recording to the larger Redondo suited for ensemble playing. Each model’s personality is also defined by 11 vibrant and slick Fender colors, including some popularized in the electric guitar world: Hot Rod Red Metallic, Candy Apple Red, Cosmic Turquoise, Arctic Gold, Champagne, Rustic Copper, Electric Jade, Aqua Splash, Belmont Blue and Jetty Black, as well as Matte Black on California Special models only.

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