World-renowned session ace Michael Landau has played on hundreds of albums since the early 1980s, with artists as varied as Joni Mitchell, Seal, Michael Jackson, James Taylor, B.B. King, Pink Floyd and Miles Davis, to name only a few. He has also fronted several bands, including the Raging Honkies, Burning Water and, more recently, Renegade Creation with Robben Ford. With his own group, he continues to raise the bar in electric jazz, instrumental and rock guitar.
The Fender Custom Shop Artist Collection Michael Landau Signature 1968 Relic Stratocaster is based on Landau’s 1968 Stratocaster, with a hand-selected lightweight alder body, special "custom oval" neck profile, custom hand-wound pickups and wiring, and a worn Black and Bleached Three-color Sunburst nitrocellulose lacquer finishes. Other features include a round-laminated dark rosewood fingerboard with a 7.25" radius and 6105 frets, period-correct large headstock, five-way pickup switching, and custom vintage-style tremolo bridge. The guitar comes with a case, strap and Fender Custom Shop certificate of authenticity.
Select Lightweight Alder
Body Finish:Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Finish:Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Shape:Custom "C"
Scale Length:25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius:7.25" (184.1 mm)
Number of Frets:21
Fret Size:Narrow Jumbo
Nut Width:1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays:White Dot
Bridge Pickup:Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup:Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup:Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat
Controls:Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Pickup Switching:5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
Bridge:6-Saddle American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Pickguard:3-Ply Mint Green
Item #: r76595
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