Tag: Fender

Elite Unit

Elite Unit

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fender has released its American Elite Series, featuring new designs for the Stratocaster, Telecaster, Precision Bass and Jazz Bass. New innovations include fourth-generation Noiseless pickups, comfortable compound neck shapes and heels, sleek cases and fresh finishes. The series includes, among other models, the American Elite Telecaster, the American Elite Telecaster Thinline, the American Elite Stratocaster […]

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The Hottest NAMM Show Product Debuts…All in One Place

The Hottest NAMM Show Product Debuts…All in One Place

| January 7, 2016 | 1 Comment

Gibson USA Unveils All New 2016 Models Perri’s Leathers Offers New Guitar Strap Collections Fender Introduces Mike Campbell “Heartbreaker” Guitar Alfred Music’s Easy Songs Series For Guitar, Ukulele And Piano The Retailer Proudly Presents NAMM New Product Spotlight Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to advertise your products […]

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Demand For Personalized Sound Drives Boutique Pedal Market Forward

Demand For Personalized Sound Drives Boutique Pedal Market Forward

| December 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Demand for customized, unique sound is driving fretted products and effects sales to a seven-year high, while fueling a new wave of boutique pedal builders. Over the last decade, the retail value of the effects pedal category has increased more than 45 percent, with a 13.7 percent gain in 2014. Pedal builders will have a […]

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Fender’s American Standard Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker

Fender’s American Standard Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker

| October 13, 2015

Fender has introduced the American Standard Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker. For the purest and most powerful HSS sound, the company enlisted acclaimed humbucking pickup expert Tim Shaw to create a brand new bridge pickup of excellent tone and quality. Shaw’s expertise dates far back to his work with the first and biggest names in the history […]

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Fender Amps Up Acoustic Line

Fender Amps Up Acoustic Line

| October 8, 2015

Fender’s acoustic amp line has been expanded with the Acoustic Pro and the Acoustic SFX. Each amp features smooth, bent plywood construction, designed to enhance and give sophistication to the outward projection of guitar tone. Acoustic Pro The Acoustic Pro is a true “audiophile amp,” delivering superb live sound. This 200-watt amp has two universal channels […]

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With New Hire, Fender Doubles Down on Digital

With New Hire, Fender Doubles Down on Digital

| October 8, 2015

Fender Hires Its First Chief Digital Products Officer Tom Bedell Presents At World Forestry Congress Roland’s JUNO-DS Synthesizer Shure’s MOTIV Digital Products Sweetwater Has Announced Plans To Expand AM&S To Represent dBTechnologies In The U.S. Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to advertise your products on Vnewsletter? click here […]

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Hail To The Chief

Hail To The Chief

| September 15, 2015

Fender Musical Instruments Corp. has hired Ethan Kaplan as its first Chief Digital Products Officer. Kaplan will be tasked with building a new global digital products division to support the long-term growth and expansion of the Fender brand and to create deeper connections with its global community of players. “We are very pleased to add […]

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Widely Respected Retailer Opens Jaw-Dropping Music Store

Widely Respected Retailer Opens Jaw-Dropping Music Store

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater Expands And Enhances Music Store Yamaha Supports Program For Special Ed. Students TC-Helicon’s VoiceLive 3 Extreme (VL3X) PRS Guitars’ P245 Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar Fender Appoints Andy Mooney As New CEO SLM Has Purchased The E.K. Blessing Company Hosted by Jill Nicolini Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want […]

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ConventionTV at NAMM | Day Two

ConventionTV at NAMM | Day Two

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

See and Hear What’s Happening NOW on  Day 2 at The NAMM Show ’15 in Anaheim, California! SPONSORS Galaxy Audio Gibson pro Audio Korg USA LOUD Technologies Peavey Electronics Pioneer Electronics USA QSC Audio Products

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Hell And Back

Hell And Back

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fender Acoustics’ limited-edition Tim Armstrong Hellcat White Satin is an elegant take on the beat-up old ’60s Fender acoustic on which he’s written so many classic West Coast punk songs for famed West Coast punk institution Rancid. Just like the cool Hellcat players have come to love for a while now, this concert-style guitar has […]

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