Michael Landau

Michael Landau Group Performs for Fender Studio Sessions

  Man for man, you would be extremely hard pressed to find a trio more capable, more accomplished, more musically imaginative and simply more formidably jaw dropping than one comprising guitarist Michael Landau, bassist Reggie Hamilton and drummer Gary Novak—one …
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Nile Rodgers and the Hitmaker

  “You probably don’t know my name, but I bet you know at least one of my songs,” Nile Rodgers says in BBC documentary, Nile Rodgers: The Hitmaker. Indeed, over the past 40 years Rodgers has penned, played and produced …
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Jim Campilongo Releases Dream Dictionary

It’s easy to come up with superlatives when talking about acknowledged Telecaster master Jim Campilongo—even in a city as crowded with hotshot musicians as New York, the astonishing guitarist’s gifts are dazzlingly evident the moment his fingers meet the strings. …
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Eric Clapton “BROWNIE” Tribute Stratocaster®

Eric Clapton bought the Stratocaster® he affectionately nicknamed “Brownie” secondhand at Sound City in London on May 7, 1967, a few days before Cream flew to New York to record their second album, Disraeli Gears. It was a 1956 Stratocaster® …
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Sheryl Crow

The Fender Custom Shop has released a limited edition Sheryl Crow 1959 Fender Custom Tele Relic, based on a Tele that was given to Crow many years ago by a fan. In this clip, Crow explains how the guitar came …
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Keith Urban

Country superstar Keith Urban talks about his Custom Shattered Mirror Telecaster with the man who built it, Fender Custom Shop Builder Yuriy Shishkov.

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John 5

John 5 gets his signature Telecaster® guitar hot rodded by Artist Relations rep and Custom Shop guru Alex Perez.

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John Mayer

John Mayer talks about his latest collaboration with Fender—the new John Mayer Special Edition BLACK1 Stratocaster guitar. Mayer himself is seen here onstage playing the guitar, which is based on his favorite instrument, nicknamed “BLACK1.” The new model “has the …
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