Fender artist April Kae connected with @LASchools middle school students to share advice about the importance of practice and taking things at your own pace. #FenderPlayFoundation is working to provide young aspiring players access to lessons through the #FenderPlay app.
In the latest episode of Fender Sessions, @thecribs perform three songs on the Player Plus Meteora HH and Active Meteora Bass. Watch the full performance and hear the band discuss their humble origins and their love for the Brudenell Social Club: bit.ly/36ZjnG4
Tonight on Fender Play Live, we’re exploring the music of L.A.‘s freewheelin’ legends of funk rock, the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Tune in at 5pm PT and wait until the end to see if you won this week’s gear giveaway!
...which quickly led to their rise to mainstream notoriety.
He also had a love for unicycling, purchasing his first while on tour opening up for The Rolling Stones. With his already imposing six-foot-four frame, he rode around hotel lobbies and studios during MTV promos. (3/4)
...while always making sure to include his subtle yet cunning sense of humor.
Tosh met Bob Marley and Bunny Wailer in Kingston, Jamaica in the early 1960s, where he was selling sugarcane juice at the time. The Wailers formed shortly after in 1962...(2/4)
Reggae legend Peter Tosh is perhaps best known for being a founding member of The Wailers and a self taught multi-instrumentalist in his own right. A champion of human rights and peace-keeping efforts, Tosh was famous for voicing his ideas strongly and passionately...(1/4)
Fender Play instructor Ozzy Carmona delves into a concept that combines a bit of theory and technique–approach tones. Find out how to use approach tones to add interesting melodic moments in your playing. Follow the link to get started on Fender Play: bit.ly/3kfW1iq
A new neck will give any guitar or bass a fresh tone and feel. We’ll make it easy to navigate the world of neck profiles and fingerboard radii so your instrument gets a guaranteed upgrade. Get started here: bit.ly/3vhln5J
We teamed up with Fender artists to share their favorite riffs, techniques and tips. This week, GRAMMY-nominated artist @charliebereal talks about using the whammy bar to add some soul to your chords, Jubu Smith-style. Watch the full lesson here: bit.ly/3LhdKBW
A little bit of country, a little bit of rock 'n' roll, our collaboration with @Wrangler pays homage to daring artists and the classic lived-in denim uniforms that shaped their style for decades. Shop denim, tees and more here: bit.ly/3vBZXz8
Masterbuilder Jason Smith is showing off this sweet Jazz Bass featuring an Alder body with hand-stained flame Maple top, RSD bridge, figured Maple neck with pearl blocks and binding, and handwound Josefina '60s Jazz Bass pickups.
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Tonight on Fender Play Live! We'll dive into the basics of soloing on guitar. Expert instructor Dr. Molly Miller will teach us everything we need to know-plus stay tuned to see if you won this week’s gear giveaway! Tune in @ 5 PM PT here: bit.ly/3uWDRbz
.@vanezamoraa shares the impact her first Fender had on her music. A vessel for songwriting, a partner at her first performances–and how she made this 60th Anniversary Telecaster her own by painting the pickguard with nail polish! Share your story with #MyFirstFender.
In the latest edition of Player Plus Sessions, @portugaltheman perform three songs on the Player Plus Meteora models and talk about their songwriting process, iconic instrument artwork and more. Watch the full session here: bit.ly/3M7uuf0
Introducing the Paramount Bluegrass Series: the time-honored designs of our Paramount Series banjo, mandolin and resonator are steeped in tradition, but modern refinements make them perfect for today's players ready to diversify their sound: bit.ly/3xJkjJL
This California Special model — built by Ron Thorn — features Ron's own body shape design and a vibrato unit he designed called the Vibra-Dyne. This guitar also features original Ford automobile colors from the '60s and a unique wiring schematic.
We teamed up with Fender artists to share their favorite riffs, techniques and tips. This week, Nana Pokes of The @Compozers shows how to play a range of tones through different picking styles.
Full Lesson: bit.ly/3OfjCNX
Looking to sharpen your guitar skills but don't know where to start? We've made it easy for you. Follow the link for 13 free guitar lessons that cover scales, chords, and must-know songs: bit.ly/3jE2h3j
Fender Play instructor Sydney Ellen dives into one of the most important mechanics of the guitar–action. Knowing how your guitar works can actually make it easier to play! Follow the link for more information on how to get started on Fender Play: bit.ly/3JIzdSA
The 60th Anniversary Jaguar models celebrate the introduction of Fender’s top-of-the-line offset instrument of 1962. These era correct models feature a pair of 60th Anniversary Jaguar pickups that provide a host of inspiring tones. Learn more here: bit.ly/3Eg03AH