June 17, 2013 in Blog

Fender’s Acoustic Custom Shop

fasc1When it comes to guitars, amplifiers, and a variety of other stringed instruments, the name Fender has become a benchmark by which others in the industry are measured. Fender Musical Instruments Company has its headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizone, but its reach and influence goes beyond its geography, transcending musical styles and touching many generations of music lovers and performers.

Since its founding in 1946 by Leo Fender, the company has been the leader in the conception and manufacturing of popular guitars, basses, banjos, mandolins, violins, and guitar amplifiers. Much of that magic happens at their two manufacturing centers in California and Mexico, but a new facility was more recently opened. The Fender Acoustic Custom Shop in New Hartford, Connecticut is where the … Continue Reading