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Fender Unveils the Player Plus Active Meteora Bass
Basses

Fender Unveils the Player Plus Active Meteora Bass

Fender’s Player Plus Series kicked off last year, and the company has just unveiled a new four-string in the line that shakes things up. The Player Plus Active Meteora Bass features a radical offset body shape fitted with two humbucking pickups.

Fender Custom Shop Unveils 2022 Annual Collection and Prestige Collection Basses
Basses

Fender Custom Shop Unveils 2022 Annual Collection and Prestige Collection Basses

The Fender Custom Shop has unveiled their Annual Collection for 2022, including two basses, as well as the launch of the Prestige Collection which has a one-of-a-kind masterbuilt bass.

Fender Celebrates Squier with 40th Anniversary Bass Models
Basses

Fender Celebrates Squier with 40th Anniversary Bass Models

It’s been forty years since Fender launched the Squier brand and they’re marking the occasion with a line of 40th Anniversary instruments. There are four basses, including versions of the Jazz Bass and Precision Bass in Gold and Vintage editions.

Bass of the Week: Fender Custom Shop Adrian Younge Jazz Bass
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: Fender Custom Shop Adrian Younge Jazz Bass

Every instrument from the Fender Custom Shop is extraordinary, but some pieces are absolute masterpieces. Master builder Vincent Van Trigt created one - this jaw-dropping Jazz Bass for producer and multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge.

Fender Unveils Player Plus Series Basses
Basses

Fender Unveils Player Plus Series Basses

Fender has just announced an update to their Player Series. The “Player Plus” line includes three basses, offers upgraded playability and electronics.

Fender Mustang Micro Portable Amplifier Available Now
Amps

Fender Mustang Micro Portable Amplifier Available Now

Fender has unveiled the Mustang Micro, a super portable amplifier for guitar and bass. The tiny unit plugs into your instrument, then you plug in your headphones to start jamming.

Fender Custom Shop Unveils 2021 Prestige Series Basses
Basses

Fender Custom Shop Unveils 2021 Prestige Series Basses

The Fender Custom Shop has unveiled their 2021 Masterbuilt Prestige Collection, featuring one-of-a-kind instruments crafted by their roster of master builders. This year the series includes two basses.

New Book Documents Fender’s Diamond Anniversary
News

New Book Documents Fender’s Diamond Anniversary

Fender is celebrating their 75th anniversary with a few limited edition basses, but the iconic brand’s three-quarters of a century will also be documented in a new book, “Fender 75 Years”, written by Dave Hunter.

Fender Celebrates 75 Years with Anniversary Basses
Basses

Fender Celebrates 75 Years with Anniversary Basses

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Fender, and the company is celebrating with a special series of instruments to commemorate the occasion. The lineup includes Jazz Bass and Precision Bass models.

Fender Unveils Limited Edition Boxer Series Precision Bass
Basses

Fender Unveils Limited Edition Boxer Series Precision Bass

Fender wrapped up 2020 with the introduction of the limited edition Boxer Series. Made in Japan, the lineup includes a Precision Bass model that comes in Sherwood Green Metallic or Torino Red.

Fender Announces American Professional II Series Basses
Basses

Fender Announces American Professional II Series Basses

After replacing the American Standard Series with the American Professional Series in 2016, Fender has unveiled its next generation of instruments. The American Professional II Series builds upon the range through several years of player input.

Fender Announces the Trapper Bass Distortion Pedal
Pedals & Effects

Fender Announces the Trapper Bass Distortion Pedal

Last year marked the first-ever bass-specific pedal from Fender, and now they’ve revealed another for later this year. The Trapper Bass Distortion is a modified version of their Trapper that features two distortion circuits.