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Fender Releases Ritche Blackmore Tribute Strat

Fender Custom Shop unveils limited edition replica of Deep Purple guitarist’s legendary black Stratocaster

 

By Alex Baker

 

Fender Guitars has unveiled a special limited edition Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster based on the instrument the pioneering heavy metal guitarist used to record the iconic hit “Smoke On the Water.”

 

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Fender Custom Shop Unveils 2013 Custom Collection

GSTV previews the eight guitars and two basses in Fender‘s Custom lineup for 2013

 

 

The Fender Custom Shop has unveiled the lineup for the 2013 Fender Customer Collection. The eight guitars and two basses included in the collection comprise some of the most meticulously crafted and sophisticated instruments the Fender Custom Shop has yet produced.

 

2013 Custom Deluxe Stratocaster®

 

  • Okume body with access

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Fender Releases Limited Edition Sheryl Crow Telecaster

Female rock icon’s signature model unveiled by Fender Custom Shop

 

 

by Alex Baker

 

Fender Guitars has introduced a limited edition Sheryl Crow 1959 Custom Telecaster.

 

The instrument is available in an ultra-limited edition run, with only 60 of them having been made. One was signed by Crow herself and donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation as part of… Read More

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GSTV Episode 15: Gibson SGs, Dean Guitars, Fender Custom Shop

In this episode, Part Two of our coverage of the National Association of Music Makers (NAMM) annual convention in Anaheim, California, GSTV speaks with Gibson Guitars about its line of classic SG models, visits with Curse Mackey of Dean Guitars to check out a range of red-hot signature models, and takes a very special look at “The World’s Most Expensive Stratocaster” from the Fender Custom Shop, which was recently sold to a collector in Singapore for US$90,000!

 

 

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 11: Holiday Gift Guide

Ho! Ho! Ho! It’s Holiday Season again and what a year it’s been for amazing guitar gear. There’s a dazzling array of great new guitars, amps, and effects to recommend for holiday giving, and it’s hard to know where to begin.

 

That said, we held our Guitar Shop TV Staff’s collective feet to the Yuletide fire and asked them to come up with five great gift ideas across categories, which… Read More

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