Since then i have played and collected many vintage guitars and amps, mostly from private collections, i have only ever owned and seeked the very best most original examples, being extreamly carefull and always had guitars inspected by well known vintage experts. I welcome any inspection by serious buyers, if a guitar is found to be not as described i offer a full refund, I have met and made friends with some of the leading most respected vintage guitar dealers and collectors in the world, i can supply references from some of the worlds leading vintage guitar experts, dealers, collectors to verify any of my guitars or to verify my years of collecting and my genuine love of my hobby collecting vintage guitars. Some guitars listed here are my own, some are friends that i personally know the guitars historyi also over the years have met many collectors and know of various high end vintage guitars that are not actively advertized for sale but i can obtain if requested.
Serious electric guitar players and collectors clamored for reissues of the original instruments. But both manufacturers, at the time mere cogs in large corporate wheels, all but ignored them. Since being purchased by CBS inFender had radically modified the Stratocaster and Telecaster models on which its existence was essentially based.
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As mentioned at the end of that feature, there was a lot more on show at Songbirds than we could possibly fit into one article. The very first guitar in the Vault seems like any Sunburst Tele. The very first guitar in the Vault is a relatively unassuming one, appearing very much like any Sunburst Tele.
This is a stunning example of a great factory finish with a matching headstock and clay dots. It has a great playing neck with great frets. It even has its original bridge cover, tremolo arm, and original….
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And Fender is definitely part of it. The year-old, California-based legend has been making Stratocasters and Telecasters since the s, so its iconic electric guitars are a cornerstone of the vintage market. But not everybody has ten or twenty grand or more to spend on an authentic axe. Then there's the working-musician's problem of taking your precious collector's item on the road, where damage and theft lurk around the corner of every amplifier stack.