Michael Landau

Michael Landau Group Performs for Fender Studio Sessions

  Man for man, you would be extremely hard pressed to find a trio more capable, more accomplished, more musically imaginative and simply more formidably jaw dropping than one comprising guitarist Michael Landau, bassist Reggie Hamilton and drummer Gary Novak—one …
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Fender Custom Shop Artisan Series Overview

Fender Custom Shop Master Builder Dennis Galuszka and Director of Wood Technology Mike Born give you the inside scoop here on the new Artisan series Walnut-Top Stratocaster and Spalted Maple-Top Stratocaster guitars. Both instruments are built with beautifully crafted tops, …
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Jim Campilongo Releases Dream Dictionary

It’s easy to come up with superlatives when talking about acknowledged Telecaster master Jim Campilongo—even in a city as crowded with hotshot musicians as New York, the astonishing guitarist’s gifts are dazzlingly evident the moment his fingers meet the strings. …
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The Crystal Telecaster

Todd Krause had been building instruments for a long time before he officially joined Fender in 1991.  But over the past year, the Fender Master Builder tackled a career first when he decided to create a crystallized guitar for the …
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Catching up with Mike Eldred at NAMM

Every year at the NAMM Show, the Fender Custom Shop gets a chance to showcase all of the projects its group of master builders has finalized, and the 2014 event is no different. The Fender Custom Shop Showcase features a …
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The Tortoise Telecaster

Over his many years with the Fender Custom Shop, Master Builder Dennis Galuzka has made countless guitars.  But his offering for the 2014 NAMM Show is one of the most unique instruments to ever come from his hands. What has …
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