02 Jul 2022 · With Glastonbury 2022 underway this past week, we take a look at some of the gear choices from the top acts appearing at the festival.
Fender Custom Shop - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about Fender Custom Shop? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
09 Mar 2021 · Fender's new video takes a behind-the-scenes look at how its Custom Shop Double Neck Marauder came into being, with a demo from guitarist Josh Klinghoffer.
26 Mar 2020 · You're in the market for a new guitar and money is no problem. But you want something special, something truly unique. If so, here's a list of guitars that might tickle your fancy.
16 Apr 2019 · The Game Of Thrones is nearly at the end, will the Whitewalkers take over the world? Or will the North triumph? Either way, Fender's Custom Shop has been busy working on these fiery beasts!
15 Mar 2019 · The new Fender Custom Shop Josefina hand-wound Tomatillo Stratocaster pickup set is being touted by the company as its next big thing in '50s style Strat tone.
23 Jan 2019 · It was an instant hit when first released and many players covet early production runs of the guitar. Now in 2019, the Fender Custom Shop is offering the Stevie Ray Vaughan Signature Stratocaster
23 Jan 2019 · Fender Custom Shop has a new stripped back tone machine on offer for 2019 the Limited Edition Roasted Pine Esquire relic and it looks sweet as pie.
29 Jun 2018 · Fender has unveiled its new Custom Shop models for 2018 and as expected there are some well made models dripping in vintage vibe amongst this lot. Any of these tickle your fancy?
24 Jan 2018 · Fender's Custom Shop pays homage 'unofficially' to The Who's classic Tommy album with an eye-bleeding Telecaster and matching custom based ’57 Custom Pro-Amp
02 Dec 2017 · The great Telecaster Custom Shop/Mexico/Standard Shoot-out - Which has the best sound for the money? Get out some good headphones and hear how much difference those thousands of dollars really make...
15 Jul 2017 · Inspired by the behemoth B-25 bombers of the Pacific battles, these two aviation inspired guitars actually have pieces of the plane incorporated into their design.
14 Jul 2017 · Just when you thought the Fender Custom Shop couldn't make anything more ridiculous, along comes a guitar that has seen more bottoms than an NHS proctologist.
30 Jun 2017 · Summer is almost upon us and the Fender Custom Shop is about to assault our wallets with these 'vintage' guitars that never actually existed!
28 Apr 2017 · A 100% plant based guitar? Well not really, but it does involve tequila and Stratocasters!
24 Mar 2017 · Session player Bob Bain played with many of the greats in his long career. Now Fender is celebrating his achievements by releasing a version of his heavily modded workhorse guitar.
16 Mar 2017 · The Fender Custom Shop probably saved the company and created some memorable guitars along the way; this documentary is a must-see for all Fender fans.
18 Jan 2017 · Eric Clapton and Fender have come up with a new Custom Shop Stratocaster - and it looks much like the sort of guitar that God would play.
14 Jan 2017 · Fender Custom Shop have salvaged leftover wood from the USS Constitution, no less, and used it for two "Old Ironside" show-piece amps for NAMM 2017. Ahoy!
03 Jul 2016 · Yet more 'dull' fake mojo guitars from one of the world's leading guitar manufacturers. Please Fender Custom Shop do something original and take the company forward.
24 Jun 2016 · Built from old solid oak bourbon casks and hand aged, this blues amp seems aimed at those that enjoy a good vintage. Or will it just leave you with the hangover from hell?
08 Jun 2016 · US dealer Make'n Music are doing a limited run of this modern hybrid guitar design. Available now in a more traditional Fender colour scheme associated with vintage 1950s Telecasters.
23 May 2016 · A rumour come true: Gary Moore's Stratocaster now available as strictly limited Custom Shop model.
16 Apr 2016 · The plot thickens. It appeared briefly on Facebook and Twitter, has been pulled again and now there is nothing to be seen anywhere. So, Fender, where is this fabled Gary Moore Stratocaster?
17 Mar 2016 · Beatles fans should enjoy the latest iconic offering from Fender's Custom Shop.