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The Music Gallery is a one of the top independent Fender® Custom Shop dealers in the world. Since 1987, the Fender® Custom Shop has been a "dream factory" producing guitars that are to playing what Ferraris are to driving. The skilled craftsmen in Fender's® Corona, Calif., Custom Shop are known worldwide for their artistry in making guitars that range from the fine to the fantastic. Whether it's building a new custom instrument from the ground up or modifying an existing one, their best is the best. Fender® Custom Shop instruments have been crafted for and with the input of the world's finest players; names like Clapton, Beck, Burton, Cray, Gilmour, Townshend and Vaughan, to name just a few. One could be yours.

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1993 Fender Custom Shop Flame Maple Top Stratocaster & Telecaster Set #18 of 50 | The Music Gallery
1993 Fender® Custom Shop Flame Maple Top Stratocaster® & Telecaster® Set #18 of 50
Our Price:$10,000.00

Own one of the rarest sets ever made!

Here we have a special set of Two guitars from the Fender Custom Shop. These guitars were built by the hands of the guys who ultimately became Master builders. At the time, there was no distinction between Team built and Master built so it
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuska Master Built 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Desert Sand | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Desert Sand
List Price:$8,350.00
Our Price:$6,680.00

This Fender Custom Shop 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Desert Sand lets people know you mean business!

Fender Custom Shop Master Builder has combined a spruce body, all rosewood neck, hand wound pickups, desert sand finish and has created a masterpiece! The light weight spruce body is very resonant even when unplugged. I found the all rosewood neck really transmits the vibration of the string through the body. Almost tuning fork like.

The bridge pickup has that great bell like tone with a sweet high end. Has enough bite for blues and rock. Early rock lovers will fall in love with this pickup. The neck pickup is very clear and defined with a nice high end and defined low end. The middle pickup is good for blues and rock soloing. Not overly hot
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Faded Teal Green Metallic | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Faded Teal Green Metallic
List Price:$8,350.00
Our Price:$6,680.00

This Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Closet Classic Stratocaster in Faded Teal Green Metallic is a clear choice when only the best will do!

Bold color combined with some of the best vintage strat tones you will ever find. Extremely light (6 lb 12 oz) ash body really resonates even when unplugged.

Plugged in the hand wound 50's pickups have that crystal bell like tone. Beautiful highs that are
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Stratocaster Relic in Fiesta Red | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Stratocaster Relic in Fiesta Red
List Price:$8,550.00
Our Price:$6,840.00

Fender Custom Shop guitars are among the finest produced today.

Master builder Dennis Galuszka has created a guitar that surpasses all your expectations. Light weight ash body. All rosewood neck. Hand wound 50's pickups. Gold hardware. Fiesta Red finish.

The light (7 lb 2 oz) ash body is extremely resonant. Combined with the all rosewood neck it really vibrates even when unplugged.

The hand wound 50's pickups give you that timeless vintage tone. Rich and bell like. Excellent
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Stratocaster Relic in Lime Green | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Stratocaster Relic in Lime Green
List Price:$8,150.00
Our Price:$6,520.00

Are you ready for something different? Rare and unusual Lime Green finish with solid Rosewood neck.

This Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 50's Stratocaster in Lime Green features a unique all Rosewood neck, electrifying Lime Green finish and an excellent set of hand wound Fat 50's pickups.

Guitar is very lively and punchy. Bridge pickup has good volume with and excellent grind. The neck pickup features crisp highs and clean, well defined lows. The 2 and 4 positions have a nice quack that is not too overwhelming. The middle pickup has a nice mid range punch that would work well for both blues and rock.

The solid Rosewood neck feel awesome. Very comfortable and designed for big bends and fast licks.

Here is a rare opportunity to own a unique guitar. Stop in and check it out!
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 60 Relic Jazzmaster in Olympic White | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built 60 Relic Jazzmaster in Olympic White
List Price:$8,000.00
Our Price:$6,400.00

This Fender Custom Shop 60's Relic Jazzmaster is the clear choice when only the best will do!

Hand crafted by Master Builder Dennis Galuska this guitar oozes that classic vibe. The custom Jazzmaster pickups are very warm and full. Very evenly balanced with a
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built Jazzmaster Relic in Daphne Blue | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built Jazzmaster Relic in Daphne Blue
List Price:$8,900.00
Our Price:$6,675.00

Not your ordinary guitar! Vintage tone, looks and vibe!

Originally designed for the jazz player the Jazzmaster became the guitar for Surf Rock and later Alternative Rock.

This Fender Custom Shop Dennis Galuszka Master Built Jazzmaster Relic sports an awesome looking Daphne Blue finish. The moderate relicing helps keep the vintage vibe. The unusual shaped Alder body is designed for comfort when sitting down. Slightly bulking when
Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 60's Telecaster Thinline Closet Classic in 3 Tone Sunburst | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 60's Telecaster Thinline Closet Classic in 3 Tone Sunburst
List Price:$9,400.00
Our Price:$7,520.00

After all those years of hard work and practicing don't you deserve the best?

John Cruz sure knows how to make guitars which is probably why it now takes 3 years to get one of his guitars.

This Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 60's Telecaster Thinline Closet Classic in 3 Tone Sunburst is a masterpiece.

Unplugged the semi hollow body just rings and rings. Very loud and
Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 1958 Stratocaster® Relic in 3 Tone Sunburst | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 1958 Stratocaster® Relic in 3 Tone Sunburst
List Price:$8,800.00
Our Price:$7,040.00

Have you always wanted a vintage strat put are worried about how authentic it is and what it really sounds, like not too mention the cost? Worry no more! This Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 58 Stratocaster in 3 Tone Sunburst is a close as you are going to get. Wonderful, vintage tone from the
Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Relic Stratocaster in Black | The Music Gallery
Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Relic Stratocaster in Black
List Price:$8,450.00
Our Price:$6,335.00

Here is another great Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Relic Stratocaster in Black. The highs and mids on this guitar are slightly darker giving this guitar a bit more of a
Fender® Custom Shop Chris Fleming Master built Dave Newman Painted NashVegas Telecaster® and Blues JR Amp at The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Chris Fleming Master built Dave Newman Painted NashVegas Telecaster® and Blues JR Amp
Our Price:$16,500.00

Now HERE is an Art piece! This baby comes with a Handed Painted and Finished case, and a Pro Junior Tube Amp in the same dress! A killer package, especially when you can consider Art functional. The attention to detail is insane. Take a close look at all the pics and you'll see this was no weekend project. This collection took a lot of hours and man, was it worth it. While it is a
Fender® Custom Shop Dale Wilson Master Built Padauk Telecaster® NOS | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Dale Wilson Master Built Padauk Telecaster® NOS | #408
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Exotic woods, exotic looks and great tone!

Step outside the norm with this Fender Custom Shop Dale Wilson Master Built Padauk Telecaster. Part of the 2014 NAMM collection. The stunning Padauk body and neck gives this guitar an excellent mid range pop with nice warm, round lows and highs. Not a ton of twang for country but and excellent rock and blues guitar.

The mid 60's oval C is slightly beefy but fits well in the hand and is very comfortable.

Isn't it time you owned a guitar that will make your friends green with envy?
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,850.00
Our Price:$6,280.00

This Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster is a clear choice when only the best will do.

This Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde has that classic vintage tone. The Nocaster bridge pickup has plenty of bite and twang. Really punchy in the mid range with a very clear and defined low end. The Seymour Duncan SH1 Humbucker neck pickup (hidden underneath the pickguard) has a smooth warm tone that is perfect for long sustaining leads and jazz chords.

The mid 60's oval C maple neck is one of the most comfortable and easy to play necks on the market. Great for both chords and fast licks. Bending is a breeze.

Isn't it time you deserved the best?
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,850.00
Our Price:$6,280.00

Always remember "What you can't see will make you sound better."

The Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde looks like an Esquire but underneath the pickguard is a "stealth" neck pickup. Master Builder Jason Smith has pulled the wool over your eyes! The nocaster bridge pickup has all the twang and bite you will need for country or rock. The middle selection has a nice warm and full tone that would be good for jazz and clean leads. The "stealth" SH-1 Humbucker neck pickup is quieter than the bridge pickup because of it's location but it does have an excellent round and warm tone. Great for sustaining leads and jazz licks.

The mid 60's oval C neck is just the right size. Very comfortable and easy to play. Fit's well in the hands. The 9.5" radius and 6105 frets makes bending and chording a breeze.

Isn't it time you owned a guitar that will make your friends green with envy?
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,850.00
Our Price:$6,280.00

This Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde is a stunning guitar with a look that can be deceiving.

Fender Custom Shop Master Builder Jason Smith has taken a classic telecaster and added a bit of mystery. A blues / rock players dream guitar with just enough twang for the country picker. The light (6 lb 12 oz) ash body is very resonant. The Nocaster bridge pickup has plenty of bite and twang. Very clear and crisp. The Seymour Duncan SH-1 Humbucker neck pickup is hidden underneath the pickguard. Very full and clear. Nice and warm with the perfect tone for the jazz player or smooth lead playing.

The mid 60's Oval C neck is very fast and easy to play. Fits well in the hand. Fast licks and bending is a breeze.

Looking for something different? Stop in and check out this guitar!
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,850.00
Our Price:$6,280.00

This Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster is no ordinary Telecaster!

Upon first glance this guitar looks more like an Esquire than a Telecaster. But don't let that fool you. Hidden underneath the pickguard is a Seymour Duncan SH-1 pickup in the neck position.

The resonant ash body weighs in 7 lb 1 oz. The bridge pickup has plenty of bite and twang that will satisfy the rock, blue and country player. The hidden Seymour Duncan humbucker is perfect for clean jazz lines and sustaining leads.

The mid 60's oval C maple neck is one of the most comfortable and easy to play necks on the market. Great for both chords and fast licks. Bending is a breeze.

Step away from the ordinary.
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,950.00
Our Price:$6,360.00

When you demand excellence this Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde should be your guitar of choice.

Jason Smith has created another stunning Telecaster. Lightweight and vibrant it has all the classic telecaster tone that you can only get from a vintage instrument that would cost you three times as much! The Nocaster bridge pickup is punchy and biting with an excellent mid range. Good quack for the country player but excels at blues and rock. The Twisted Tele neck pickup is smooth, creamy and vibrant. Very clean, clear and well balanced.

The 65 C maple neck is a dream to play. Designed for comfort and speed.

Stop in and check out this great sounding and playing telecaster. You won't be disappointed!
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,950.00
Our Price:$6,360.00

This Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster is a clear choice when only the best will do.

This extremely lightweight (6 lb 5 oz) Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde has that classic vintage tone. The Nocaster bridge pickup has plenty of bite and twang. Really punchy in the mid range with a very clear and defined low end. Good twang for the country player with just enough bite for the rock and blues player. The Twisted Tele neck pickup is clear and smooth. No muddiness in the low end even when overdriven.

The mid 60's oval C maple neck is one of the most comfortable and easy to play necks on the market. Great for both chords and fast licks. Bending is a breeze.

Isn't it time you deserved the best?
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,950.00
Our Price:$6,360.00

Here is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own an awesome sounding, looking and playing Telecaster!

This Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde is lighweight (6 lb 5 oz) and resonant. You can really feel the string vibrate through the body and neck. Plugged in this guitar just screams. Excellent bite and grind from the Nocaster bridge pickup. Has plenty of twang for the country player. The Twisted Tele neck pickup is warm and smooth with great clarity across all frequencies.

The 65 C neck is perfect. Not too thin and not too thick. Designed for comfort and speed.

Looking for that holy grail of Telecaster? Stop in and check this one out!
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,850.00
Our Price:$6,280.00

This Jason Smith Master Built 52 Telecaster is a clear choice when only the best will do.

This extremely lightweight (6 lb 6 oz) Fender Custom Shop Jason Smith 52 Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde has that classic vintage tone. The Nocaster bridge pickup has plenty of bite and twang. Really punchy in the mid range with a very clear and defined low end. Good twang for the country player with just enough bite for the rock and blues player. The Seymour Duncan SH1 Humbucker neck pickup (hidden underneath the pickguard) has a smooth warm tone that is perfect for long sustaining leads and jazz chords.

The mid 60's oval C maple neck is one of the most comfortable and easy to play necks on the market. Great for both chords and fast licks. Bending is a breeze.

Isn't it time you deserved the best?
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built Telecaster® Relic in Nocaster Blonde
List Price:$7,950.00
Our Price:$6,360.00

This Jason Smith is a picture of perfection!

Stunning tone from this extremely lightweight (6 lb 6 oz) Fender® Custom Shop Jason Smith Master Built Telecaster Relic in Nocaster Blonde. Big, bold tone that is incredibly vibrant. The Nocaster bridge pickup is crisp and clear with a good twang for the country picker. The Twisted Tele neck pickup is smooth and creamy with excellent definition in the low end.

The 65 C neck is perfectly shaped for comfort and speed. Not too fat or thin. Plays like a dream.

Looking for that guitar? Stop in and check this one out!
Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 61 Stratocaster NOS in Lake Placid Green | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 61 Stratocaster® NOS in Lake Placid Green
List Price:$9,350.00
Our Price:$7,480.00

One Of A Kind! Assembled right here in our shop as part of our 20th Anniversary Fender Custom Shop Platinum Dealer celebration! Signed on the back of the headstock by John Cruz himself!

This Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 61 Stratocaster NOS lightweight, resonant ash body is finished in this unique custom Lake Placid Green color. This rare color is something John Cruz came up with. Won't find it on too many guitars.

The John Cruz custom wound 60's pickups are
Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Masterbuilt Mini Stratocaster and Motorcycle set at The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop John Cruz Masterbuilt Mini Stratocaster® and Motorcycle set - 1 Of A Kind!
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This incredible Fender® Custom Shop set was designed and painted by John Cruz for the 2006 NAMM Show and is one of a kind set. The motorcycle has never been ridden or
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Relic Stratocaster in Black | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Relic Stratocaster in Black
List Price:$8,450.00
Our Price:$6,335.00

If you are looking for a classic strat check this one out! The Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Stratocaster Relic in Black has all that vintage tone! The 50's pickups are crystal clear and bell like with a vibe that invokes Clapton's "Blackie". From rock to blues to country this guitar has a killer tone. The neck is a special V that has
Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Stratocaster Relic in Black | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 56 Stratocaster® Relic in Black
List Price:$8,450.00
Our Price:$6,335.00

Now here is a guitar. Todd Krause has managed to bottle up some of the coolest vintage strat tones on the planet and has put them into this guitar. The clarity is outstanding even when overdriven. Tone reminds me of Stevie Ray Vaughn when over driven and Clapton when played clean. Bridge pickup is
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 58 Stratocaster® Relic in 3 Tone Sunburst | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 58 Stratocaster® Relic in 3 Tone Sunburst
List Price:$8,800.00
Our Price:$7,040.00

After all those years of practicing guitar don't you deserve the best?

Todd Krause is the builder for both Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck. Now you can own one of his great guitars. Relive a classic era of guitars with this Fender Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 58 Stratocaster in 3 Tone Sunburst. Vintage specs: 7.25" Radius, 10/56 V Neck, Vintage Frets, 50's Pickups. Tone has all
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 59 Stratocaster® in Desert Sand | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 59 Stratocaster® in Desert Sand
List Price:$8,600.00
Our Price:$6,880.00

If you've been waiting for the right guitar, you don't have to wait any longer.

There is a reason it takes 3 years to get a Todd Krause master built guitar. Excellent tone. Top notch craftsmanship. Vintage looks and feel. Builder of Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck' guitars.

Todd Krause has produced another excellent sounding and playing guitar. Nice beefy tone with a high end sparkle. Clarity and definition in all pickup selections is stunning. The bridge pickup has all the grind and edge you will ever need. Really excels at that Eric Clapton "Layla" tone when over driven.

The neck pickup is clear and smooth. Low end remains defined even when plugged into the overdrive channel. Mid range is punchy and the highs are nice and crisp. The 2 and 4 positions have an excellent quack when played clean but have a slight muddiness when over driven. The middle pickup is beefy and full with an excellent punch that would work well of lead work.

The Mid 60's C oval neck has a compound radius that goes from 7.25" to 12". This comfortable and easy to play neck is designed for playing. Chords to fast licks are a breeze.

If Todd is good enough for Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck isn't it worth paying a little extra for an extraordinary guitar?
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 59 Stratocaster® in Faded Sherwood Green | The Music Gallery
Fender® Custom Shop Todd Krause Master Built 59 Stratocaster® in Faded Sherwood Green
List Price:$8,600.00
Our Price:$6,880.00

If you've been waiting for the right guitar, you don't have to wait any longer.

There is a reason it takes 3 years to get a Todd Krause master built guitar. Excellent tone. Top notch craftsmanship. Vintage looks and feel. Builder of Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck' guitars.

Here is another Todd Krause produced guitar. Slightly more lively than the Desert Sand. Beefy tone with a high end sparkle. Clarity and definition in all pickup selections is stunning. The bridge pickup has all the grind and edge you will ever need. Very punchy in the mid range.

The neck pickup is clear and smooth. Low end remains defined even when plugged into the overdrive channel. Mid range is punchy and the highs are nice and crisp. The 2 and 4 positions have an excellent quack when played clean but have a slight muddiness when over driven. The middle pickup is beefy and full with an excellent punch that would work well of lead work.

The Mid 60's C oval neck has a compound radius that goes from 7.25" to 12". This comfortable and easy to play neck is designed for playing. Chords to fast licks are a breeze.

If Todd is good enough for Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck isn't it worth paying a little extra for an extraordinary guitar?
Used Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 65 Stratocaster Relic in Lake Placid Blue | The Music Gallery
Used Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 65 Stratocaster Relic in Lake Placid Blue
Our Price:$5,500.00

We took this awesome guitar in on trade and now you can own one of John Cruz's finest guitars for a great price!

Check out the gorgeous Lake Placid Blue finish and Dark Rosewood Fretboard with Binding on this Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Master Built 65 Stratocaster in Lake Placid Blue. A true tone monster!

The 65 pickups have a bold and zesty tone. Lots of depth and clarity in all positions. The bridge pickup has just enough bite and growl. Great pickups for power riffing. The neck pickup is smooth and clear. Good mid range and excellent sustain. The middle pickup is punchy with an excellent mid range. Positions 2 and 4 have just the right amount of quack for both the blues and country picker.

The 65 C neck is nice and full without being too big. Very comfortable and sits well in my smaller hands. Fast licks to power chords are a breeze to play.

Isn't time to upgrade your current guitar?