Fender have launched their Artist Series Jim Root Telecaster which they describe as a truly modern Tele guitar built for big sounds. As lead guitarist for Slipknot and Stone Sour, Jim Root is one of todayâ€™s leading heavy guitarists. Fender tell us that this Tele was a labor of love for both artist and Fender, combining several unique features to give it an identity all its own.
For players looking for a Tele that â€œgoes to 11.â€�
A Tele for the new millennium.
Mahogany body, active EMGÂ® pickups, black hardware, flat finishes.
Fender made in Ensenada, Mexico.
Pricing and Availability:
Released July 2007.
U.S MSRP $1285.71