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Gretsch G6131MY-CS Custom Shop Malcolm Young Salute Jet

Gretsch G6131MY-CS Malcolm Young Salute Jet

By | 2017, Artist Signature Models, artist-sig-2017, Limited edition, New Release, Retro recreation | No Comments
Gretsch Custom Shop USA release the G6131MY-CS Malcolm Young “Salute” Jet. The long-awaited new signature guitar is based on Young’s 1963 Jet Firebird – nicknamed “The Beast” – and is limited to 40 pieces worldwide. In development since 2008, the Gretsch Custom Shop team have painstakingly recreated all the details of his battle-scarred axe, including the stripped paint job, missing pickups and heavy relic damage… Read More

 
Fender Custom Shop Michael Landau 1963 Relic Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Michael Landau 1963 Relic Stratocaster

By | 2013, Artist Signature Models, New Release | No Comments
Fender Custom Shop release the Michael Landau Signature 1963 Relic Stratocaster® as part of the Artist Collection. Based on Landau’s 1963 Stratocaster, this signature model’s features include a hand-selected lightweight alder body, special “custom oval C” neck profile, custom hand-wound pickups and wiring, and a worn Fiesta Red over 3-Color Sunburst nitrocellulose lacquer finish.
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Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton Brownie Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton Brownie Stratocaster

By | 2013, Artist Signature Models, New Release, Retro recreation | No Comments
Fender Custom Shop announces the release of the Eric Clapton “Brownie” Tribute Stratocaster. Limited to 100 pieces worldwide, each “Brownie” Tribute Stratocaster is hand-built by Clapton’s personal Master Builder, Todd Krause. The guitar is a meticulously crafted replica of the sunburst Stratocaster seen on the back cover of 1970 album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs, and on the cover of Clapton’s eponymous 1970 debut solo album.
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Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster

By | 2013, Artist Signature Models, New Release | No Comments
The Fender Custom Shop is extremely proud to pay tribute to the “anvil” used to forge one of the greatest guitar riffs in rock history, the one from Deep Purple classic “Smoke on the Water,” by crafting the limited edition Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster. Limited to 2013 production, the guitar is a meticulously crafted replica of the black Fender Stratocaster Blackmore played with Deep Purple in the early ’70s.
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Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Stratocaster

By | 2013, New Release | No Comments

The Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Stratocaster is an historic instrument with a custom twist. Fender have taken one of their greatest instruments and added color and features to make the 2013 version something that could have been built in 1956 but wasn’t. They started with a lightweight ash body, picked one of the favorite and most requested neck shapes (the 10/’56) and rounded the instrument off with a set of Fat ’50s pickups. Finished with gold hardware and an anodized gold pickguard, the 1956 Relic Strat is a beauty to hear, see and play. Available (for the first time) in three new colors.
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Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic Butterscotch Blonde

Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic

By | 2012, New Release, Retro recreation | No Comments
New for 2012 – the Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic – a faithful recreation of the 1951 guitar with no name. Fender’s Custom Shop in Corona, California are known worldwide for building custom instruments from the ground up or modifying an existing one. The Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic has relic simulated aging, giving it a broken-in, battered road-axe feel. This is a very cool looking guitar with classic vintage tones. Plenty of twang for the country player and enough bite for rock and blues.
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accurate replica Telecaster from the Fender Custom Shop

Fender Limited Relic Bigsby Telecaster

By | 2011, Classic Guitars, New Release | No Comments
The Fender Telecaster guitar has long been the original “twang” guitar, and this limited offering from the Fender Custom Shop takes that moniker ever farther with the addition of a “F” branded Bigsby Vibrato Tailpiece. This guitar also features the sought after Twisted Tele® front pickup paired with a Hot Nocaster® bridge pickup. The round-lam Maple neck has a 9.5 radius and 6105 frets with a nice medium C shaped neck.
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