Music Gear News

At Gear4Music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Fender Coronado and Starcaster Return!

Fender Coronado and Starcaster Return
The Fender Starcaster and Coronado Guitars are back!
Fender have brought the Coronado and Starcaster guitar and bass models back!

The Coronado returns "with a greater sound, build and beauty than ever", say Fender.

The Coronado maintains its place in Fender's history as their first hollow-body electric guitar. Reintroduced into the Modern Player family, the Coronado features a thin semi-hollow maple body and maple neck, and a design favoured by Dave Davies and Elvis.

Available in 3-Color Sunburst, Black , Candy Apple Red and Black Cherry Burst, other features on the Coronado include dual Fideli'Tron humbucking pickups, an Adjusto-Matic bridge and a floating 'F' trapeze tailpiece.

Moving on from the '60s into the '70s, we also see the return of the Fender Starcaster.

With a semi-offset body and inimitable black stripe headstock, the Modern Player Starcaster also features a maple neck. There are a pair of Fender Wide Range humbucking pickups, an Adjusto-matic bridge and a bound maple top and back.

Finished in Natural, gloss Black or Aged Cherry Burst gloss, the Starcaster has star quality sound, build and beauty.

Take a look at the Coronado and Starcaster bass guitars, and watch how artists such as Frightened Rabbit, Band of Horses, Local Natives and more reacted to the reissue news.

Thank you, Fender, indeed!

Follow Gear4music.com on Facebook and Twitter to be the first to hear about the latest news and offers on music gear.

By Alice Thomson

Posted on 6 Sep 2013 13:23 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Roland are launching the world's first AIRA academy for electronic music production.

31 Mar 2015 11:02
thumbnail

EHX have released the Holy Grail Neo reverb pedal, adding to their reverb family.

18 Mar 2015 12:19
thumbnail

To celebrate 10 years of Bose L1 Systems, Bose are giving away gifts voucher which can exchanged for your choice of Bose personal audio products.

13 Mar 2015 16:56
thumbnail

The London Stock Exchange has identified 1000 UK companies that are set to inspire Britain in 2015 and onwards.

12 Mar 2015 17:06
thumbnail

Launched at NAMM, the EHX Bad Stone, a reissue of the classic shifter pedal, is a faithful reincarnation of the original.

12 Mar 2015 09:30
thumbnail

The Korg Slimpitch tuner gets an upgrade, with contact microphone and an optional cartoon design.

10 Mar 2015 16:45

Recent Music News

thumbnail

The Shure PG ALTA comprehensive line of entry level microphones includes advanced design features that will give you the sound quality you want for every application.

27 Mar 2015 17:03
thumbnail

Propellerhead introduce Discover, a free music service that makes it easy to exchange music pieces with a community of musicians.

27 Mar 2015 08:55
thumbnail

Focusrite have teamed up with Caroline Records, part of Universal Music Group, to offer solo singer/songwriters the chance to win a record deal.

26 Mar 2015 12:28
thumbnail

So what's new with Pro Tools 12?

25 Mar 2015 15:04
thumbnail

Straight from the Marshall Design Store, the Class 5 Roulette is a limited edition series giving classic Marshall Amps a touch of class.

23 Mar 2015 09:01
thumbnail

Ableton have released an official book for electronic music producers.

19 Mar 2015 11:13