Summary of Nirvana Hall Of Fame and Secret Aftershow News at Antiquiet

There’s a great blog article over on Antiquiet summarizing the events of Nirvana’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame and also a secret aftershow!

Article at Antiquet [click here]

Also another great page of photos from the secret show including shots of John McCauley playing the jag-stang! (photos credited to Keith Marlowe)

Secret Show Photos [click here]

John McCauley
John McCauley

New Fender Custom Shop – 1964 Closet Classic Jazzmaster

(Update! – Model retired as of 2015)

Fender Custom Shop has added the 1964 Closet Classic Jazzmaster to the Time Machine Series. Some of the features of this model include:

  • Closet Classic Sonic Blue finish with a matching headstock
  • vintage-spec pickups
  • 7.25″-radius hand-selected rosewood fingerboard with 21 vintage-style frets
  • white amp knobs
  • “L Series” neck plate
Fender Custom Shop 1964 Closet Classic Jazzmaster
Fender Custom Shop 1964 Closet Classic Jazzmaster

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New American Special Mustang and Jazzmaster from Fender

Fender is expanding it’s line of American Special guitars (introduced in 2010) with the addition of Mustang and the Jazzmaster models. Both look to be available in black and 3-color sunburst and be offered at the $899.99 price point. (1249.99 msrp)

The jazzmaster comes in fairly typical setup with 2 jazzmaster special humbuckers. The mustang is being offered with a HH setup using dual “atomic” humbuckers and the lower pickup switch. Images and links to the Fender pages follow below.

American Special Fender Mustang
American Special Fender Mustang
American Special Fender Jazzmaster
American Special Fender Jazzmaster

 

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