Fender Saturday Night Special Guitars Now Available at Guitar Center

Just in time for Guitar-a-thon, the Fender Player Saturday Night Specials, a dynamic evolution within the esteemed Player Series lineup of guitars are available exclusively at Guitar Center. The line comprises three limited-edition models: a Telecaster, a Stratocaster HSS and a Precision Bass Guitar, all with custom-wound Seymour Duncan Saturday Night pickups and adorned in a striking Daytona Blue gloss finish, inspired by the muscle cars of the late 1960s. These guitars not only sound spectacular but also exude a mesmerizing aesthetic charm that captures the essence of a vibrant Saturday night jam session.

The Fender Player Series Saturday Night Special Stratocaster HSS merges classic Fender tone with modern enhancements, ensuring a dynamic playing experience. Featuring a solid alder body with a Modern C-shaped maple neck boasting 22 medium-jumbo frets and a sleek finish, this limited-edition Stratocaster offers comfortable playability across its 9.5-inch radius fingerboard. Its custom Seymour Duncan pickups in an HSS setup deliver a versatile sound suitable for various genres, from blues to hard rock. The bridge humbucker brings a hot, aggressive tone, while the single-coil neck and middle pickups offer classic Stratocaster sounds. With a 5-way pickup switch, you can select pickups individually or combine them for versatile sonic options. The revamped 2-point synchronized tremolo bridge offers smoother travel for improved playability and solid tuning stability with reduced friction against the posts. The instrument helps celebrate seven decades of the legendary guitar that forever altered the course of rock music.

The Fender Player Series Saturday Night Special Telecaster is a revved-up take on the iconic Tele. With its alder body and exclusive Daytona Blue finish, this limited-edition Telecaster looks as bold as it sounds. The Tele’s fast-playing Modern C-shaped satin-finished maple neck with 9.5-inch radius fingerboard and 22 medium-jumbo frets allows for expressive lead work and chordal dexterity, while a synthetic bone nut and die-cast tuners keep this Telecaster in tune through the demands of any performance. The unique Seymour Duncan Saturday Night Special single-coil pickups offer clear Fender tones with added aggression. The bridge pickup is ideal for punchy solos and rock rhythms, while the neck pickup suits jazz, blues, and country styles. Easily shape your sound with master volume and tone controls, ranging from bright to mellow. Switch between pickups for versatile tonal options. Experience the classic Tele twang and bite with the vintage-style bent steel bridge. Six individual saddles ensure precise intonation for clear chords and soaring solos. Authentic Fender flair is marked by the stamped “F” logo neck plate. A 3-ply pickguard and chrome hardware complete the iconic look of this instrument.

The Fender Player Series Saturday Night Special Precision Bass embodies authenticity in accessibility, style, and its iconic seismic sound that's shaped countless hits. Featuring a sleek Daytona Blue finish and a distinctive Seymour Duncan Saturday Night Special single-coil pickup exclusive to this model, this powerhouse electric bass brings your creativity to life with flair and force. Additional features include open-gear tuners, a maple neck in a Modern C profile, 9.5-inch radius maple fingerboard, 20 medium-jumbo frets and a 4-saddle bridge. With its smooth playability and stage-ready appearance, this thunderous Precision Bass is primed for studio sessions or live performances. The Fender Player Series Precision Bass incorporates vintage design elements for a classic vibe. Open-gear tuners provide retro charm and reliable tuning stability, ensuring confident performance. Dot inlays, master volume and tone controls, and nickel/chrome hardware complete the features of the Saturday Night Special Precision Bass, delivering a familiar yet distinct look and feel.

The Limited-edition Fender Player Series Saturday Night Special Stratocaster, Saturday Night Special Telecaster and Saturday Night Special Precision Bass are currently available at a special sale price of $999.00 each during Guitar-A-Thon.