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Classic Fender Looks with Modern Features That Players Want!
The new American Performer Series from Fender delivers fantastic American build quality, classic Fender design and tone, with new performer-friendly specs to create guitars that you’ll want to bring on stage right out of the box! Here is the American Performer Telecaster Hum, built with an alder body, modern “C” shaped neck with a 9.5” radius, 22 jumbo frets, and a DoubleTap humbucker with a bridge Yosemite single-coil designed for rich,
expressive tones. With flat-staggered pole pieces to increase output and a shellac potting that lets the coil breathe while controlling feedback, Yosemite pickups produce dynamic sounds ideal for any musical situation. The American Performer Telecaster Hum also features Greasebucket™ tone circuitry that lets you shape your highs without adding bass, and a coil-tap for single-coil neck tones!
New Fender FSR Amps Coming To The Zoo, Including the '65 Princeton Reverb Western, Bassbreaker 007 LTD, & More!
Fender has released another batch of Limited Edition FSR amplifiers for 2019! These special-run versions of your favorite tone machines, including a Pro Jr. IV Fiesta Red, '65 Princeton Reverb Western, '65 Deluxe Reverb Fawn, Bassbreaker 007 LTD, Blues Jr. IV Alligator, and Hot Rod Deluxe Buggy, marked by non-standard touches inside and out. These will be coming to The Music Zoo soon, so don't hesitate to get in touch with us to pre-order yours now!
Fender American Elite Series Featuring a new Compound Neck Profile, !
Fender showcased a number of new models at their booth this year, including a American Elite series of guitars. The American Elite Series features a new compound neck profile designed to be the ultimate in playability. A modern “C”-shape at the nut, the rear of the neck morphs along the length of the neck to a modern “D”-shaped profile at the updated neck heel, for a uniquely comfortable playing feel. Check out some of what was on display at the Fender booth below!
Fender Production Model Jimmy Page Telecasters
Fender has announced two non-Custom Shop versions of the Jimmy Page Telecaster; both the Mirror Tele and Dragon Tele will be released as affordable production models, each with their own set of specs that pay tribute to the iconic instrument.
Fender announces new American Acoustasonic Telecaster - the first USA Made Acoustasonic!
Fender's new American Acoustasonic Telecaster is the result of 3 years of R&D and is the first Acoustasonic model to be crafted in Corona, CA.
Fender has just announced the release of a new Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers) Signature Active Jazz bass! The Flea Active Jazz Bass is an instrument of unusual power – just like its namesake. Co-designed with Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, this thunderous bass is modern and muscular, featuring a custom pickup and active preamp designed to capture Flea’s hyperkinetic energy both on and off stage.