1976 Fender Princeton Reverb

1976 Fender Princeton Reverb

"...Princeton Reverb: a performance driven favorite among students and teachers... |12 watts RMS power with 26 watts peak music power | Heavy duty wide range 10" speaker for true-tone reproduction | Authentic built in Reverb." -- 1972 Fender Catalog Make and Model: Fender Princeton Reverb Year: 1976, Output transformer code "-606-6-05" (5th…
2018 top 5 vintage guitars

2018 top 5 vintage guitars

~Truevintageguitar.com~ The vintage guitar haul from 2018 was one for the record books! I love every guitar that comes through the shop, which is why I bought them in the first place, but there are a few pieces that stick out above the rest. When I think back on them…
1966 Fender Jazzmaster

1966 Fender Jazzmaster

"FENDER JAZZMASTER: There is no more convincing proof of the fine playing qualities of the Fender Jazzmaster than its rapid acceptance by guitarists throughout the world during the past few years. This remarkable guitar incorporates all the well known Fender developments including the "off-set" body design, smooth tremolo action plus separate…
1966 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

1966 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

  1966 Fender Princeton Reverb~Amp with Vibrato! "The Fender Princeton/Reverb Amp is the result of much effort on the part of Fender engineers to combine in one instrument the desirable features which have been suggested dealers, teachers, and studio operators." - 1965-1966 Fender Fine Electric Instruments catalog   Model: Princeton Reverb-Amp Date…
1966 Fender Jaguar Slab Fretboard

1966 Fender Jaguar Slab Fretboard

"FENDER JAGUAR: the Jaguar presents an exciting concept in the field of solid-body guitars. The neck of the Jaguar is a short 24" scale containing 22 frets... A new "Fender First" in the Jaguar is the Fender Mute. This movable string mute is attached at the bridge and may be activated…
Vintage Fender Telecaster Guitars with Wide Range Humbucking Pickups

Vintage Fender Telecaster Guitars with Wide Range Humbucking Pickups

~Truevintageguitar.com~ The Fender Telecaster model is one of- if not THE- most beloved solid body electric guitar styles amongst guitarist since its introduction in 1952. Well, ok, it was initially introduced as the Broadcaster in 1950 but ran into a little trouble with Gretsch and their Broadkaster name. So, in…
1964 Gibson SG Special

1964 Gibson SG Special

    "SG Special: Two ways new! A lovely new finish in White or Gibson's Cherry Red... an ultra modern new sculptured shape. Outstanding for its tone, versatility, and low fast action at a modest price."  --the 1964 Gibson catalog     Truevintageguitar.com Model: SG Special Manufacturing Year:  1964, serial 229726…
Weird and cool: the Gibson Les Paul Signature and Fender Starcaster

Weird and cool: the Gibson Les Paul Signature and Fender Starcaster

The 1970s were a decade of cool innovation but also declining quality for both the Gibson and Fender guitar companies. Large scale factory production took a toll on what once was instruments made by hand . Both brands were owned by investor companies more interested in great profits than great…
1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

"Fender Princeton/Reverb Amplifier with Vibrato - Fender Princeton / Reverb is a result of much effort on the part of the Fender engineers to combine in one instrument the desirable features which have been suggested by dealers, teachers, and studio operators." --1965 Fender catalog This early 1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp…
Fender Jazzmasters! 1960, 1962, 1966, 1971

Fender Jazzmasters! 1960, 1962, 1966, 1971

This clean but lightly faded 1960 Fender Jazzmaster guitar came in and went out of the shop a few years back. I was thrilled to have it! It's one of the ones that "got away" I suppose. I remember it being a superbly comfortable weight, having a delightful playing neck…