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Taylor and Fender Join Forces in Europe

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Jan. 15, 2008) -- Taylor Guitars and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation today announced a strategic relationship between the two companies which will now work together to raise Taylor’s brand awareness throughout Euro …

Fender® Introduces The New “American Standard” Series With Detailed Upgrades Of Iconic Stratocaster®, Telecaster®, Precision Bass® And Jazz Bass® Guitars [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]

The Four Landmark Instruments For Which Fender Is Most Famous Have Continuously Evolved And Changed Music History For Every Generation Since The 1950s SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Jan. 8, 2008) -- An American icon is setting a new American Standard. …

Kaman Completes the Sale of Its Music Segment

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., Jan. 2, 2008 — Kaman Corp. (NASDAQ:KAMN) disclosed today that on December 31, 2007, the company completed its previously announced sale of all of the capital stock of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Kaman Music Corporation, …

Back to the future - Fender’s award-winning “VG Strat” innovates an American icon
Back to the future - Fender’s award-winning “VG Strat” innovates an American icon

27 November 2007 — Simply put, 2007 has been the year of the VG Strat. Fender’s new high tech axe (partnered with Roland Corp.) set the industry on its ear, just as Fender did when it invented the electric bass in 1951 and has done at count …

Early Pioneer Of Electric Guitar, George Fullerton, Comes Home To Fender® For The Release Of The 50th Anniversary Limited Edition 1957 Stratocaster® Guitar And Amp Set
Early Pioneer Of Electric Guitar, George Fullerton, Comes Home To Fender® For The Release Of The 50th Anniversary Limited Edition 1957 Stratocaster® Guitar And Amp Set

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Nov. 20, 2007) – Fifty years after the introduction of the iconic 1957 Fender Stratocaster guitar, Fender is honored to welcome one of the original design pioneers, George Fullerton, back to the Fender family for the rele …

Fender® And Guitar Center Celebrate Stevie Ray Vaughan Fender Stratocaster® “Lenny” Guitar At Vegas Pre-Launch Gala
Fender® And Guitar Center Celebrate Stevie Ray Vaughan Fender Stratocaster® “Lenny” Guitar At Vegas Pre-Launch Gala

Limited Edition “Lenny” Strat® Available On Dec. 12 LAS VEGAS, Nev. – (Nov. 13, 2007) — On Nov. 5, Fender® hosted a gala event in Las Vegas for over 300 Guitar Center store managers to celebrate the upcoming launch of the “Lenny” …

Punk at 30 — a Retrospective on the Filth, the Fury and Fender®

Tues., Oct. 30, 2007 — When the first blinding flash of first-wave punk detonated in 1976-77, it wasn’t immediately apparent that an enduring cultural phenomenon was under way. Clearly, something young, loud, brash and reactionary was going …

Fender Musical Instruments Corp. to Acquire Kaman Music Corp.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 29, 2007 — Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) announced today that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Kaman Music Corporation (KMC). FMIC agreed to purchase Kaman Music Corp., a wholly own …

Yamano Music And Fender Musical Instruments Corporation Open High-End Fender® Showroom In Tokyo
Yamano Music And Fender Musical Instruments Corporation Open High-End Fender® Showroom In Tokyo

Fender Showcase Tokyo Features Fender Custom Shop Instruments; Caters to Dealers, Special Guests and Artists SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 16, 2007 — Fender Showcase Tokyo, an elegantly appointed high-end showroom, celebrated its grand openi …

Stevie Ray Vaughan Fender® Custom Shop Tribute Series Guitar
Stevie Ray Vaughan Fender® Custom Shop Tribute Series Guitar

Based On Vaughan’s Own “Lenny” ’65 Stratocaster® To Be Launched On Dec. 12 And Offered Exclusively In The U.S. By Guitar Center® Original “Lenny” Electric Guitar Among Most Storied Instruments In Music History SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. …

Fender® Presents Limited Edition John Mayer Stratocaster® [ Summer NAMM 2007 ]
Fender® Presents Limited Edition John Mayer Stratocaster® [ Summer NAMM 2007 ]

27 July 2007 — A stunning matched set: Grammy winner and Fender signature artist John Mayer has teamed up with Fender again for a second limited run, pairing a custom John Mayer Incase tour bag with a matching guitar in a new Cypress Mica f …

Fender Announces Edward Van Halen EVH® 5150III™ Head And 5150III™ 412 Straight Enclosure [ Summer NAMM 2007 ]
Fender Announces Edward Van Halen EVH® 5150III™ Head And 5150III™ 412 Straight Enclosure [ Summer NAMM 2007 ]

27 July 2007 — This professional all-tube amplifier was developed to meet the exacting specifications of Edward Van Halen, a true living legend of rock guitar. The 5150III™ amp’s flexible feature set allows creation of tones from clean to c …