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NGD: Sonic Blue Performer Series Tele!

Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by Ydwen Jones, Jan 11, 2019 at 6:28 AM.

  1. moosie

    moosie Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

    Age:
    61
    Jul 18, 2010
    Western Connecticut
    :lol::lol::lol:

    That's what they all say. Congrats on a beauty!
     
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  2. John C

    John C Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Sep 20, 2005
    Kansas City
    Pretty guitar - I have yet to see any American Performer in the satin sonic blue; I don't think Fender does a good job capturing any of the American Performer solid colors on their website.

    Enjoy!
     
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  3. The Ballzz

    The Ballzz Tele-Afflicted

    Age:
    63
    Apr 11, 2016
    Las Vegas, NV
    Simply Go-Jus! Another nice color in this series is the Honey Burst, or at least the particular example at the Fender site. The burst transition is very subtle and gentle. Although I'm definitely a bigger fan of the Sonic Blue! :D Not sure though why they decided to make it "satin?" I'm also a little confused as to why Fender hasn't seen fit to upgrade this new series to the wonderfully compensated saddle released on only the American Professional series and the Brad Paisley. They should be on every three saddle model, except maybe the more "vintage" appointed units! Either way, as the OP @Ydwen Jones said, it sure looks like a keeper!

    HNGD!
    Gene
     
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  4. Crobbins

    Crobbins Friend of Leo's Ad Free Member

    Jul 10, 2014
    Meiners Oaks CA.
  5. Sconnie

    Sconnie Tele-Afflicted

    Age:
    26
    May 1, 2017
    Denver, CO
    Now that's what I'm talking about!

    Who needs the $4000 Wildwood tele we saw yesterday? You made the right choice, rock on! :)
     
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  6. boris bubbanov

    boris bubbanov Telefied Ad Free Member

    Beauty!

    We look forward to your personal review of these new pickups - that's what I'd like to hear about!
     
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  7. Gary in Boston

    Gary in Boston Friend of Leo's

    Apr 17, 2003
    WALTHAM MA
    Way back in the 60's my older brother had a Sonic Blue P-bass musta been around 64-65or so.

    I always loved that color.

    Gary
     
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