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If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, American Musical Supply will issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the charge. The Fender American Acoustasonic Series Telecaster is a breakthrough acoustic-electric guitar. Even unplugged, the Acoustasonic resonates with inspiring tone. The mellower, folky sounds of a true hollow-body acoustic guitar are tougher to dial in. They give control over five discreet voice pairs — a curated collection of acoustic and electric voices that can be played solo or blended via the Mod Knob to create infinite combinations. The knob closest to your hands still controls the volume like you'd expect. Today, Joe runs through the features of the revolutionary Fender release, as well as shows off its impressive range with a layered original composition. The Acoustasonic negates that cool factor. It's set up like an acoustic guitar complete with a wound G string , but the small Tele body and slim neck make it much easier to noodle around on than your typical big box. With its compact body and brash, incisive twang, the Telecaster—first introduced by Fender in the 1950s—played a pivotal role in the evolution of , , and, most of all, rock and roll. Fender Flip the switch forward to get the forceful bass of a big, spruce-top dreadnought acoustic. They can also be used simultaneously, courtesy of the Fender Acoustasonic Noiseless magnetic pickup. In 1986 we moved to a full product offering and 64-page catalog, which over the years has grown to 162 pages. That second knob, the one closest to the tail of the guitar, toggles between the two sounds you've selected using the switch. All this combines to make the Acoustasonic a delight to play in any position. So if you want 71 percent of sound A and 29 percent of sound B, you can do that. The Acoustasonic also has two wooden knobs and a selector switch. But on the Acoustasonic, that switch lets you scroll through a series of digitally modeled tones that mimic different guitar types. But that driving sound you get when you fit a full-size acoustic guitar with a pickup and plug it into a great vintage amp—this guitar can do that sound. It's the same on the other end. Great for big, bold strumming. I was just getting to know this guitar. These acoustic and electric voices can be played solo, or blended via the Mod Knob to create new sounds. The best ones respond with a warm, percussive thwack when you strum with a pick. The single-cutaway accessibility and forearm contour further add to the comfortable feel of this remarkable instrument. Move it into the middle to find the fingerstyle-friendly midrange tones of a small-bodied mahogany guitar, or the propulsive drive you'd get from a flat-top acoustic with a hot pickup in it. The American Acoustasonic Telecaster embodies the spirit of purposeful innovation that Fender was built on. I will say that the feel of the instrument is excellent. Rock it all the way forward to get the first sound, rock it all the way back to get the second sound. And when Bob Dylan mounted his first tour as , he did it with a Telecaster around his neck. But connect it to your favorite amp and be prepared to be blown away. But since you can't buy cool, why not just buy convenience? I love my new fender acoustasonic guitar. You can see one pickup positioned next to the bridge in the image above. Twisting the knob to any position between the two sounds blends them together. Elegantly simple, the Acoustasonic Telecaster was designed to inspire — mixing future technology with organic feel and playability as a way to connect artists to their music. The early days were a time where catalogs didn't have much of a presence in the industry, but what began as a college dorm room operation grew rapidly. From acoustic shape-shifting to electric rhythm tones, this powerful guitar uses a revolutionary Fender and Fishman-designed Acoustic Engine to deliver new sonic expression from the studio to the stage. Bruce Springsteen, Keith Richards, and Joe Strummer are all Tele guys. A smooth playing mahogany neck and open-pore satin finish make this cutting-edge guitar comfortable and easy to play. Hidden inside the body is a three-piece system designed by Fender with the folks at Fishman, a company famous for its acoustic guitar pickups. That's a very cool move, pulling out some shiny vintage showpiece for this song, then another for that song. Anybody who plays an acoustic guitar on stage with a band is going to love it. It has the character of an acoustic guitar when you strum it unplugged, but it doesn't come close to filling a room or drawing forth rivers of human tears the way a real-deal acoustic does. String Theory Purists will scoff at the Acoustasonic as a soulless digital abomination, and that's fine. The American Acoustasonic Telecaster embodies the spirit of purposeful innovation that Fender was built on. I would argue that people who switch guitars multiple times during a show are cool. I thought I Knew What I Was Buying. Fender's American Acoustasonic Telecaster lets guitarists dial in the great tones of both the electric and acoustic guitar worlds. Thanks to its revolutionary Fender and Fishman-designed Acoustic Engine, you can choose from an assortment of 10 distinct guitar and tonewood combinations. Get yours from Cream City Music by clicking here: A smooth-playing mahogany neck and open-pore satin finish make this cutting-edge guitar comfortable and easy to play. But you should be covered by the warranty or local consumer legislation , Acoustasonics are all still new-ish. With its round sound hole and naturally resonant body, the Acoustasonic plays and sounds like an acoustic guitar. Few guitars carry more historical weight than the Fender Telecaster. On a normal Telecaster, the selector switch would allow the player to swap between pickups, turning one on and the other off. Still, it's meant to be plugged in. I charged it overnight initially and the light was green indicating fully charged. Push the selector switch all the way back and you can even make the thing sound pretty close to an electric guitar. Play Test So how does it sound? This sort of 21st-century machine is never going to be for everyone. Most of the selectable tones are bright and lively, with lots of punch and glassy harmonics. Bred on rock, raised on the blues, trained in jazz, samuraiguitarist creates incredibly innovative videos that showcase his talents on the guitar. Compact, powerful and affordable, it packs stage-worthy performance into a lightweight combo with a wealth of tone controls, effects and more. Todd Wisenbaker Ryan Adams takes a look at this new series and showcases the wide range of tones, giving us his first impressions of this innovative new Tele. B: Adds body pickup to the above voice up to a predetermined maximum blend —All of the above, plus a percussive top and enhanced harmonics that pop. On stage the Acoustasonic Telecaster eliminates many of the challenges associated with playing an acoustic guitar live by cutting out feedback, and making it easy to access the sounds you need without switching instruments. Each of the five positions on the selector switch activates two distinct tones, and that's where the knobs come into play. Electric never sounded so acoustic Using three pickup systems — a Fishman under-saddle transducer, Fishman Acoustasonic Noiseless magnetic pickup, and Fishman Acoustasonic Enhancer — plus a 5-way Voice Selector switch and a Mod knob for blending between A and B voices, you can choose between 10 different voice stylings for ultimate versatility. But if the Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster had been around when Bob was breaking hearts and blowing minds back in '66, he would have been able to play both the acoustic and electric portions of his concert on the same guitar. Position 5 is with the Voice Selector closest to the neck; Position 1 is furthest away. Elegantly simple, the Acoustasonic Telecaster was designed to inspire — mixing future technology with organic feel and playability as a way to connect artists to their music. But inside the instrument is an array of electronics that lets the player dial in a wide variety of sounds; when amplified, the Acoustasonic can take on the tonal character of different styles of acoustic guitar as well as solid-body and hollow-body electrics. What makes great acoustic tone The Acoustasonic Telecaster uses Fender's patent-pending Stringed Instrument Resonance System.。 。 。 。 。 。

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