The 1954 Fender Stratocaster is of course the beginning of the breed. Full factory production of the Fender Stratocaster started October 1954. Stratocasters made from March 1954 to September 1954 were really hand-made prototypes, and the Strat’s features did not “settle” until October 1954 (as you can see from the […]

Week 12: Fender Stratocaster 1954

From driving rhythm to ripping leads, the classic double-cutaway G6122-1962 Country Gentleman® Classic does it all. Features include dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ pickups, three-piece maple neck, ebony fingerboard with Neo Classic™ thumbnail inlays, double mutes, back pad, gold plexi pickguard, gold-plated hardware and Bigsby® B6G vibrato tailpiece. From driving rhythm to ripping leads, the […]

Week 13: Gretsch G6122-1962 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman®