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Fender launches new-look Squier Vintage Modified guitars

Fender launches new-look Squier Vintage Modified guitars

Musicroom January 11, 2012 0

Squier from Fender has unveiled a series of five new-look Vintage Modified guitars based on traditional Fender instruments with modern tone. The models were launched ready for industry trade fair NAMM and include a

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Fender launches signature model from Smiths guitarist

Fender launches signature model from Smiths guitarist

Musicroom January 6, 2012 0

The latest signature guitar from Fender has been unveiled, this time it has been designed by Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr. While there is no release date for the model, specs of the Johnny Marr

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Fender unveils Modern Player series

Fender unveils Modern Player series

Musicroom November 8, 2011 0

Fender has unveiled its new Modern Player series of guitars to welcome new players to the brand. Designed as entry-level instruments, the eight electric guitars have modern features and classic looks, with one in

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Derbyshire Times Band of the Year to win Fender Stratocaster

Derbyshire Times Band of the Year to win Fender Stratocaster

Musicroom November 8, 2011 0

This year’s winner of the Derbyshire Times Band of the Year will be given a Fender Standard Stratocaster from main sponsors Musicroom. The competition is well underway, with the first batch of semi-finalists having

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Cher Lloyd has dreams of working with Nicki Minaj

Cher Lloyd has dreams of working with Nicki Minaj

Musicroom October 24, 2011 0

Cher Lloyd has spoken of her dream to work on a song with hip hop star Nicki Minaj. Speaking to this month’s issue of Flavour magazine, the former X Factor contestant said that the

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Musicroom backs Band of the Year

Musicroom backs Band of the Year

Musicroom October 21, 2011 0

For the first time in its history, Musicroom is the main sponsor of this year’s Derbyshire Times Band of the Year competition. The contest is a countywide “battle of the bands”, which has been

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Richard Gere guitar sale raises nearly $1m

Richard Gere guitar sale raises nearly $1m

Musicroom October 14, 2011 1

An auction of 106 vintage guitars collected by Hollywood actor Richard Gere has raised $936,438 (£595,000) for charity. The actor developed a hobby for collecting important acoustic and electric guitars and amplifiers and the

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Exhibition marks anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind

Exhibition marks anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind

Musicroom September 22, 2011 0

The number of events arranged to mark the 20th anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s sophomore album Nevermind continues to rise. In the UK, one of the highest profile occasions is the launch of

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Fender adds ‘lighter’ models to acoustic amp range

Fender adds ‘lighter’ models to acoustic amp range

Musicroom August 24, 2011 0

Guitarists will soon be able to cart around a much lighter model of Fender’s Acoustasonic amps as the manufacturer has unveiled two new additions to the range. The new amps, one at 100-watt and

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Fender launches Graham Coxon Telecaster

Fender launches Graham Coxon Telecaster

Musicroom August 2, 2011 0

Fender has announced that it is to produce a new Telecaster guitar specially named after Blur guitarist Graham Coxon. The musician has long been a fan of Fender Telecaster guitars and the signature model

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