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Fret-King Black Label Super-Hybrid

Single-coil, humbucker and acoustic tone all in one stylish package


By Alex Baker

 

Looking for one guitar that does it all? You might have found it in the Fret-King Black Label Super-Hybrid. This impeccably-finished solid body electric/acoustic hybrid sports two split coil humbuckers, a single-coil center pickup and a piezo loaded “Acoustibridge,” giving it arguably, a wider range of tone… Read More

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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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Holiday Gift Tip: The Fender USB-Enabled Squier Stratocaster

New model Squier Strat can be plugged directly into your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or computer

 

By Alex Baker

 

Digital recording accessories have generally been devices that allow analog instruments to interface with technology. But Fender‘s new USB-enabled Squier model Stratocaster could prove to be something… Read More

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Fender Unveils Tim Armstrong Deluxe Acoustic

Rancid frontman partners with Fender for Tim Armstrong Deluxe acoustic model

 

By Alex Baker

 

Fender Guitars has announced the release of the new Tim Armstrong Deluxe acoustic model. The guitar was in fact produced in partnership with the heavily-tattooed Rancid frontman and was actually modeled after his original ’70s Fender acoustic (see video above).

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Shop Spotlight: Gear Trader – Huntington Beach, CA

Some amazing vintage Fender solid-bodies from a California dealer.

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Great Performances: Ana Popovic LIVE in NYC

Check our video of one of our favorite female guitarists Ana Popovic LIVE at the Iridium in NYC, performing her new single “Unconditional.”  Red hot!

Ana Popovic is one of the most fiery blues-rock female guitarist out there today. With her SRV-influenced rhythm sound, killer chops on both lead and slide guitar and a sultry voice, she’s become a fixture of the electric blues scene, playing major blues/jazz/rock festivals all over the world. Here she demonstrates her guitar prowess with a smoking solo.

Popovic’s father,… Read More

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