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Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang – review

Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang
Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang

My son, Harry, and I popped into our local guitar shop yesterday (Guitar Guitar in Epsom) on the off-chance that it had taken delivery of a Kurt Cobain Mustang, newly released by Fender. Lo and behold, there it was, hanging on the wall in all its glory. Read more…


Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang – worth waiting for?

Fender Kusrt Cobain Mustang
Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang

Yesterday, I popped into town with my son, Harry, to visit our local guitar shop (Guitar Guitar) – just to enjoy a bit of guitar porn. As usual, we were greeted by Will – knowledgeable and helpful shop assistant/guitar guru – who was as cheerful as ever.

While we were browsing, a 1965 reissue Fender Mustang in Dakota Red caught Harry’s eye. Before I knew it, he was sitting on a stool, tuning the Mustang, while Will plugged it into a Fender Hot Rod Deluxe amp. I pushed in the amps “More Drive” button and Harry let rip a few bars. His face lit up. Not only did the guitar look cool, it sounded fabulous – a wonderful blend of guts, clarity and character. Read more…

Fender Kurt Cobain Jaguar

Kurt Cobain Jaguar
Kurt Cobain Jaguar

If you’re partial to a bit of grunge and like your guitars covered in dents and scratches when they’re brand new, take a look at the latest signature model from Fender, the Kurt Cobain Jaguar.

Kurt’s distinctive 1965 Jaguar incorporated many unusual features which have been faithfully replicated in this latest addition to the Fender line up. It’s available as a left or right-handed version.

Find out more at Fender

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