Dating a silverface fender
The list of illustrious British Fender users continues with Keith Richards (Dual Showman in the Sixties, Twin Amp now); Jimmy Page (Dual Showman in The Yardbirds), Pete Townshend (Bassman, Pro, Bandmaster and others); Marc Bolan (Dual Showman) and many others - so many, in fact, that it's almost pointless to try to create a comprehensive list of famous Fender amp users!
We'll just conclude this section by saying that, just like Fender amps have defined the rock'n'roll sounds of the Fifties and Sixties, they've carried on doing the same into the 21st Century: the Arctic Monkeys used a tiny, vintage Fender Champ to record most of the overdriven guitar sounds on their influential debut album; Jack White used a Fender Twin Reverb in the White Stripes, and The Strokes helped to popularize the modern Hot Rod Deville series, which is now a true staple in the setup of many indie bands.
after all, all those artists in the Fifties and Sixties were playing brand new Fender amps!
Watch this demo of the Fender The Edge Deluxe: Fender has famously made one of the best bass amps ever.
They're the best way to get that classic Fender look and tone, without needing to travel back in time.
Actually, having a new reissue amp is a bit like travelling in time...
The code follows the format: = a number from 1 - 52 indicating the week of manufacture.The Fender musical revolution started before the birth of rock music, just after the end of WW2.