With its vintage looks, offset-waist body and unique switching system for lead and rhythm playing, the Jaguar has been a favorite with rock'n'roll musicians since it was first introduced by Fender in 1962. Thankfully, Squier gives players on a budget the chance to enjoy the killer sound and versatility of the Jaguar as well. Whether you prefer the twangy, reverb-drenched sound of instrumental-surf or the fuzzed out crunch of grunge, a Squier Jaguar is an affordable solution to enjoying a legendary guitar that was favored by generations of rockers.
After a quick browse through this section, you should have no problem finding a Jaguar that's built to last through countless practices and performances. Just take a look at the Vintage Modified Jaguar Electric Guitar. Featuring all the circuitry and fun factor of the original at a price that won't drain your bank account, this killer axe is a treat on the eyes as much as it is on the ears. With its 24" scale, floating-vibrato bridge, clear Duncan Designed pickups and much more, the Vintage Modified Jaguar will make any entry-level Fender enthusiast purr.
In addition to guitars, Squier also specializes in Jaguar basses, and the Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass Special SS is one of their best sellers. Featuring an ultra-slim 30"-scale maple neck, split-single-coil Precision Bass middle pickup and a growling Jazz Bass singe-coil bridge pickup, this short-scale bass is sharp-looking and delivers a punchy tone. The Jaguar Bass Special SS is not only perfect for students - in fact, many veteran bassists who prefer the comfort of a short-scale instrument are continually surprised by the smooth playability of this cost-effective bass.
Kurt Cobain of Nirvana, Johnny Marr of The Smiths, Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth... the list goes on. Jaguar guitars have found their way to the hands of many legendary musicians, but that doesn't mean you have to wait until you're a rock star to own one. Squier knows that in order to keep a novice musician motivated and inspired, they need an instrument that's easy to play, and never holds them back from realizing their potential. Simply put, if you've always wanted to play guitar and love the style and sound of a Jaguar, choosing a model from Squier is an excellent way to go.