Joe Quinn already turned the world Upside Down after he heroically shredded Metallica’s song “Master of Puppets” as Eddie Munson in the Stranger Things Season 4 finale. But the metalhead took the legendary rock concert one step further. He met the real puppet masters pulling the guitar strings, Metallica themselves, this week at a rehearsalContinue reading “Watch ‘Stranger Things’ Star Joe Quinn Jam With Metallica At Lollapalooza”
Kurt Cobain’s guitar that he played in Nirvana’s 1991 “Smells Like Teen Spirit” music video will be up for auction next month, with experts estimating it’ll go for a final selling price between $600,000 and $800,000. The 1969 left-handed Fender Mustang guitar will be available for bidding during Julien’s Auctions’ “Music Icons” event, taking placeContinue reading “Kurt Cobain’s Guitar From ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Music Video Up For Auction In May”
The LEGO Group announces the new LEGO Ideas Fender Stratocaster set – created by LEGO Ideas fan designer Tomáš Letenay. The iconic Fender Stratocaster guitar, famously played by music legends and emerging artists alike and the industry standard guitar sound for music across genres, has now been meticulously reimagined in LEGO bricks. Whether you areContinue reading “LEGO Ideas Fender Stratocaster”
Amp up your personal workspace with stylish Fender décor and keep your library upright with Strat bookends from the company that wrote the book on cool. Each set of bookends is crafted from the same materials used for the legendary guitars built at Fender’s Corona, California facility. Order HERE for $60.
Introducing Fender Play — online lessons, only from Fender. Our guided curriculum allows you to learn hundreds of songs that teach the skills and techniques needed to play guitar. According to Fender’s CEO Andy Mooney, 90% of people who get a guitar quit playing in their first year. With the rise of electronic-based music, theContinue reading “Fender Play”
In the latest episode of the video series “Cardboard Chaos“, the ever-creative company Signal Snowboards partnered with the Fender Custom Shop to make a working Stratocaster neck and body (“Strat”) completely out of cardboard. While various talented employees at Fender proclaimed the finished project to be a “real Strat”, Linkin Park guitarist Brad Delson gaveContinue reading “An Incredible Working Handmade Custom Fender Stratocaster Guitar Made Out of Cardboard”
Whether you’re a beginner just learning to play guitar, or a seasoned veteran who has seen his share of road gigs, the Roadie Tuner ($80) is just the tool you need to perfect your craft. This automated robotic tuner will literally tune your guitar (or any other stringed instrument with geared pegs) for you, thanksContinue reading “Roadie Tuner”
David Brent (Ricky Gervais) kicks off his new series of guitar tutorials with the song ‘Life On The Road’.
Min-ETune is a compact, battery-powered robot tuner that tunes your Gibson guitar in seconds—and delivers 80-100 tunings on one charge. Adjust the tuning pegs manually, turn on the Min-ETuneTM to tune all six strings to perfect pitch automatically, or select any of 12 popular alternate tunings (including six you can program yourself). You can evenContinue reading “Gibson Min-ETune”