$2,251.00. E-Guitars. This is a late 90's … Replies. Don't miss the latest deals, news, reviews, features and tutorials. Controls can be awkward and easy to knock out of place. We work directly with our customers to create their perfect guitar! Discussion in 'Guitars in General' started by Kurt Cobain Relic, May 11, 2012. Visit our corporate site. Fender craftsmen have reproduced Cobain's battle-hardened left-handed Jaguar down to the last unusual detail, including its worn finish, dual humbucking pickups and unique electronics and controls (which were already in their place when Kurt acquired the guitar in summer 1991). ", Cyber Monday M1 Macbook Air and MacBook Pro deals we didn't think we'd see. It could even wean a player off of their amp’s channel switch. Save fender jaguar kurt cobain to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. We aim to provide high quality instruments at a budget that suits working musicians and hobbyists alike. A maple neck with a bound rosewood fingerboard sports a “C” shape, with 22 frets and a short 24″ scale (Cobain’s preferred scale length). Read it here. The new Kurt Cobain signature is based around an alder-bodied Jaguar with a “Relic” sunburst finish, mimicking age and wear. Receive mail from us on behalf of our trusted partners or sponsors? Slide the switch up, and the two thumbwheels control the neck pickup volume and tone. Its previous owner had heavily modified it with a black chrome bridge, a pair of DiMarzio humbuckers, a threeway pickup switch and an extra volume control. A collector lent the original guitar to Fender, who then decided to manufacture it in Mexico. Return to the dark intensity and huge guitar sounds of the grunge rock movement with the Kurt Cobain Jaguar, a new-looking version of the battered and highly unusual 1965 Jaguar that Cobain wielded during the heady early-'90s era when Nirvana ruled rock and led a … It's smooth and light (the classic surf vibrato sound) and holds its tuning thanks to the upgraded bridge. Really looks like Kurt beat it up himself. Fender Releasing MIM Kurt Cobain Jaguar Replica Fender Releasing MIM Kurt Cobain Jaguar Replica. We check over 130 million products every day for the best prices. or Best Offer. PROS: Great distorted and clean tones. Discussion in ' Other Guitars, other instruments ' started by Blazer , Dec 5, 2011 . This can result in spongy string tension and tuning problems, but Fender has fitted this guitar with .010-052 gauge strings. We brought you news of Fender's new Kurt Cobain Jaguar a couple of months back. If you didn't see that, we'll quickly fill you in. Read conclusion . As reported on a recent Fender News post, ... 2008.It will be a Custom Shop production available in NOS and Relic styles. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > KORG’s opsix Altered FM Synthesizer, 13 Ways Musicians Can Maximize Earning Potential During the Pandemic, Focusrite & Shure announce Production bundles. The Kurt Cobain Jaguar is meticulously modeled on the battered and highly unusual 965 Jaguar that Cobain wielded during the heady early-90s era when Nirvana ruled rock and led a musically stunning and culturally subversive movement. Great deals on Fender Kurt Cobain. The lacquer is cracked in places, resulting in a beautiful vintage-looking patina, while the pickup's pole pieces are rusted. Think Heart-Shaped Box and you're not far off. The controls are a bit more complicated than the usual Fender. The Fender Jaguar is an electric guitar by Fender Musical Instruments characterized by an offset-waist body, a relatively unusual switching system with two separate circuits for lead and rhythm, and a medium-scale 24" neck. It comes with an aftermarket hard case, some factory papers, and a tremolo bar. Buyers' guides to all the best music gear. I will need to see it. The body of the Kurt Cobain guitar is based around the alder body of a Jaguar with a “Relic” sunburst finish, which mimics wear and age. Kurt's Jag also had a bound neck with a Strat-size headstock bearing a non-period-correct 'Spaghetti' Fender logo and block Jaguar lettering. Cobain Sound and Style. When paired with an overdriven amp, the sounds are FAT and fantastic. Meanwhile, the DiMarzio DP103 PAF has a slight pump towards the midrange that makes clean and semi-distorted playing warmer, and very punchy. A must for all Nirvana fans ! Very hard to get now, the Road Worn Fender Kurt Cobain Jaguar is one of the best Fender factory relics you'll find. The tremolo tailpiece is right off of Fender’s original Jaguar and Jazzmaster. Big and beefy rhythms with no lack of sustain on leads. The overall vibe is like a hot-rodded pawn shop guitar, just like the one Cobain used to play. It's the ultimate punk rock guitar. Left-handed players will be glad to hear that the Kurt Cobain model is available as a lefty for no extra cost. Kurt wasn't known for being a tonehound, yet it's this very fact that has made his sound so sought after. CONS: Aged finish is a possible turn off. 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SPECS: Body: Alder Neck: Maple, “C” Shape Fretboard: Rosewood Fretboard Radius: 9.5” Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo Scale Length: 24″ short scale Pickups: DiMarzio DP100 Super Distortion Humbucking Pickup (Bridge) DiMarzio PAF DP-103 36th Anniversary Humbucking Pickup (Neck) Bridge: Adjusto-Matic Bridge with Vintage “Floating” Tremolo, Your email address will not be published. ... You're too right man! Keeping with a traditional 3-Tone Sunburst, Fender have reproduced a Jaguar that grunge and rock players can adore. Kurt Cobain Jaguar®, Rosewood Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst. Reply. Faithful to Kurt's original. Beautifully relic'd. Fender has included all of these modifications on its new Mexican-made replica, and the Three-Colour Sunburst finish has been applied with nitrocellulose, then relic'd to reflect the battered finish of Kurt's original. Graffiti yellow over 3 tone sunburst. Kurt's Jag also had a bound neck with a Strat-size headstock bearing a non-period-correct 'Spaghetti' Fender logo and block Jaguar lettering. The result is taught strings, even in drop tunings. Messages: 11. Show all. Free shipping for many products! Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Fender Kurt Cobain Jaguar 6 String Rosewood Fingerboard Electric Guitar - 3-Color Sunburst at the best online prices at eBay! Unknown 6:34 AM. MusicRadar is part of Future plc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. Free shipping. Joined: May 11, 2012 Location: Melbourne, Australia. Fender's Kurt Cobain Jaguar replica Kurt Cobain's famous 1965 Jaguar is shrouded in mystery. Non-standard circuitry can take some getting used to. See the full post for a few photos and links to the Fender News. Online Guides. It can be tricky to get used to it. You can hardly argue with any of these features, though; it is what it is. 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