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  • They're putting USB ports on everything these days - Squier announces USB Strat

    I received this press release from Fender this morning and thought I'd pass it along.



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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Contact: Jason Farrell

    480.845.5559

    jfarrell@fender.com



    SQUIER
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    $199.95 at the Apple Store. Really.



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    The Squier by Fender USB Stratocaster electric guitar gives you a huge range of tones and all the features you expect from Fender
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    "Look at it this way: think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of 'em are stupider than that."

    - George Carlin

    "It shouldn't be expected that people are necessarily doing what they appear to be doing on records."

    - Sir George Martin, All You Need Is Ears

    "The music business will be revitalized by musicians, not the labels or Live Nation. When the musicians decide to put music first, instead of money, the public will flock to the fruits and the scene will be healthy again."

    - Bob Lefsetz, The Lefsetz Letter

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    • #3


      not the most attrocious thing ive seen lately.
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      • #4
        Cool idea.
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        • #5
          seems kind of cool
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          • #6
            way to rip off "My Sharona" in the video haha
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            • #7
              I'm actually really down with this.
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              • #8
                it seems like a good idea to just plug and play. with all the different effects and recording capabilities of hte iphone/ipad...



                but for like $20 you can buy a faux iRig and BOOM youre just as connected to your iphone/ipad with your nice $1.5k MIA guitar instead of a ****************ty 200 dollar squier poop
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                • #9
                  Despite limitations, I'm enjoying the Fender Mustang amps. They're stoopid easy to fiddle with, especially for die-hard tube amp dinosaurs like moi. Still have four "real" amps, but they are getting harder to pickup and move around every day.

                  My Want List includes wireless connectivity (USB is so old-school), and compatibility with Fender's FUSE amplifier software. You know, the guitar + amp is really a system, not two separate pieces.

                  And as long as we're blue-skying, how about eliminating the hex pickup and give us multiple software tunings, 12-string, bouzouki, banjo, ukelele, virtual E-Bow, etc.?

                  And please put all this stuff in an American Standard Strat. A dang Tele would be nice, too.

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                  • #10






                    Quote Originally Posted by macadood
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                    instead of a ****************ty 200 dollar squier poop




                    THAT'S WHY I'M TOTALLY DOWN WITH THIS
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                    • #11
                      I think its a cool idea. Simple connectivity, low price point, and works with existing software.
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                      • #12
                        That's kinda funny. Behringer has offered this for a few years now. Seems a strange thing to do though when many products such as these are readily available...



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                        • #13
                          Flood dat market
                          O)))

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                          • #14
                            Guess it's a way to try to cut out the middle man and add value/open new markets for instruments.
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                              Quote Originally Posted by Ancient Mariner
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                              Guess it's a way to try to cut out the middle man and add value/open new markets for instruments.




                              I agree - it seems like a reasonably prudent step to try to expand the feature set of guitars to make them more adaptable and compatible with new paradigms.
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                              - George Carlin

                              "It shouldn't be expected that people are necessarily doing what they appear to be doing on records."

                              - Sir George Martin, All You Need Is Ears

                              "The music business will be revitalized by musicians, not the labels or Live Nation. When the musicians decide to put music first, instead of money, the public will flock to the fruits and the scene will be healthy again."

                              - Bob Lefsetz, The Lefsetz Letter

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