Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Flashback: Fleetwood Mac

  By Glenn McDonald In 1977, after the release of the classic album Rumours, the five members of Fleetwood Mac…

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Artist News, Featured Albums December 17, 2015

Featured Album: Cage the Elephant’s Tell Me I’m Pretty

Three albums into working with producer Jay Joyce, Kentucky alternative-rock band Cage the Elephant has built quite the catalog of…

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"This band Mellowdrone that we were super down with, they all played Fender— Fender amps, Fender guitars. Zach actually has his [Jonathan Bates] Fender guitar and his Fender amp, and pretty much his pedal board. And I feel like we just looked up to that guy super hard and he knew what was up, so we just went with Fender. And then obviously it was sick so we just kept using them." - Guitarist Jeremy Freedman
Artist News October 30, 2015

Go Behind the Scenes of the Neighbourhood’s Tour Rehearsals

  Evocative. Dark. Moody. Infectious. Brooding. Atmospheric. Monochromatic. Thematic. Indie. Hip-Hop. Pop. Those are all words often used to describe…

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Artist News September 3, 2015

Fall Out Boy’s Joe Trohman: ‘Getting Lost in My Playing’

When it came to deciding to return to Fall Out Boy following the band’s hiatus from 2010-12, one thing weighed…

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Fender Playlist
Playlists February 11, 2016

Modern Love Songs

As Valentine’s Day nears, classic odes to love and love lost seem to infiltrate the airwaves and music streaming services…

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Artist News, Concerts February 10, 2016

Waters Live at the Troubadour

Headlining the Troubadour in West Hollywood, Calif., over the weekend as part of KROQ’s Locals Only concert series, Waters kicked…

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Artist News February 10, 2016

Watch Cage the Elephant’s Tell Me I’m Pretty Set on KCRW

Kentucky rockers Cage the Elephant recently stopped by the Santa Monica, Calif., headquarters of KCRW to perform a brief set…

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Artist News February 9, 2016

Coldplay, Bruno Mars, Beyoncé Rock Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Super Bowl 50 halftime show was heavily hyped leading up to the big game, and Coldplay, Bruno Mars and…

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Arcade Fire
Artist News February 9, 2016

Arcade Fire Performs Stripped-Down ‘Here Comes the Night Time’ in Haiti

During their 2014 world tour in supper of the album Reflektor, Arcade Fire stopped in Jacmel, Haiti dHaiti during the…

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The 1975
Artist News February 8, 2016

Watch the 1975 Preview New Album on SNL

The 1975 have a new album called I Like It When You Sleep, for You are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware…

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Artist News, Fender Picks, Top 10 November 16, 2015

10 Great Fender Moments in Hip Hop

Hip hop is often pigeonholed into a misunderstood world of artificially produced samples and beats, where the art of real…

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Fender Live December 10, 2015

Striking Matches Live: Part 2

The chemistry between Justin Davis and Sarah Zimmerman of country duo Striking Matches is undeniable when they get on stage, as the talented guitarists play to each others’ strengths with genuine delight.

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