Fender Custom Shop '59 Esquire, Journeyman Relic, Dirty White Blonde
Fender Custom Shop '59 Esquire Journeyman Relic Dirty White Blonde, Two-Pickup, Overview by GAK
The Classic Esquire recipe with a twist, 2-pickups, Ash Body, Maple Neck, Brass Saddles but with modern features like a Large "C" Neck Shape, flattened 9.5" Radius, Medium Jumbo Frets, Modern Tele wiring, Hand-wound Tele pickups
It's a great recording guitar with extremely versatile tones, imagine tracking the rhythm on the back pickup with the tone rolled back a little, then knocking the selector forward to the overwound Red-Hot pickup in the Neck and adding some fattened up lead/melody lines. Better still, is both of them sitting perfectly in the mix together and sounding distinctly different.
It's also a great live guitar, the large "C" neck won't tire your hand like a Nocaster neck might, and again the defined difference from
A Fender Custom Shop instrument is as good as it gets. You know it when you play one—it’s filled with intangible, electrifying elements that
The Custom Shop builders are completely dedicated to their art, they’re the best at what they do, and they pour all of their passion, hard-earned knowledge and skill into every instrument they build. It’s no ordinary place, and the creations that come from it are no ordinary instruments. Whether they're Teambuilt or Masterbuilt.