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The rise, fall and rebirth of Fender’s Rosewood Telecaster – the solidbody beloved by George Harrison

Rosewood Telecasters have been in and out of regular Fender production several times since 1969.  A reworking of Fender’s seminal solidbody electric guitar design by craftsmen Roger Rossmeisl and Philip Kubicki, the prototype guitar was custom-built for George Harrison in 1968 alongside an equivalent-style rosewood Stratocaster intended for Jimi Hendrix. While Hendrix sadly never received […]