In celebration of the Stratocaster's 60th anniversary, Fender has announced "Strat Madness," an online voting tournament where 64 time-honored Stratocaster hits – selected by Fender and consumers – battle it out in a grueling head-to-head bracket challenge for the coveted title of "best Strat song of all time."
Consumers are encouraged to vote by going to www.fender.com/strat-madness beginning March 17. The final two songs will be voted upon between April 4 – 7.
A spokesperson had this to say, "Peggy Sue, La Bamba, Help Me, Rhonda, Layla, Sweet Home Alabama, Beast of Burden, Wicked Game, Something to Talk About, Gravity, Get Lucky and hundreds more hits have been played on a Fender Stratocaster, the world's greatestelectric guitar."
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