Iconic Fender® instruments such as the Telecaster®, Stratocaster®, Precision Bass® and Jazz Bass® guitars are known worldwide as the instruments that started the rock revolution, and they continue to be highly prized by today's musicians and collectors.
With an illustrious history dating back to 1946, Fender has touched and transformed music worldwide and in nearly every genre: rock 'n' roll, country and western, jazz, rhythm and blues and many others. Everyone from beginners and hobbyists to the world's most acclaimed artists and performers have used Fender instruments and amps, in the process making the company not only a revered music industry name, but also a cultural icon.
Founded in 1946, Fender is one of the world's leading manufacturers of guitars, basses and amplifiers. Through the years, Fender has produced some of the most recognized and commercially successful guitar and bass models of all time. Beloved guitars like the Telecaster and the iconic Stratocaster are favorites of musicians worldwide, while the Precision bass and Jazz bass are popular choices for bass players. Influencing nearly every music genre, Fender is revered by musicians at all levels from beginner and hobbyist to professional player.