Michael Landau Signature 1963 Stratocaster® Relic®

Michael Landau Signature 1963 Relic Stratocaster®, Round-Laminated Rosewood, Fiesta Red over 3-Color Sunburst

Model Number: 1552400140

$7,999.00 RRP
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World-renowned session ace Michael Landau has played on hundreds of albums since the early 1980s, with artists as varied as Joni Mitchell, Seal, Michael Jackson, James Taylor, B.B. King, Pink Floyd and Miles Davis, to name only a few. He has also fronted several bands, including the Raging Honkies, Burning Water and, more recently, Renegade Creation with Robben Ford. With his own group, he continues to raise the bar in electric jazz, instrumental and rock guitar.The Fender Custom Shop Artist Collection Michael Landau Signature 1963 Relic Stratocaster is based on Landau’s 1963 Stratocaster, with a hand-selected lightweight alder body, special "custom oval C" neck profile, custom hand-wound pickups and wiring, and a worn Fiesta Red over Three-color Sunburst nitrocellulose lacquer finish. Other features include a round-laminated dark rosewood fingerboard with a 7.25" radius and 6105 frets, period-correct small headstock, five-way pickup switching, and custom vintage-style tremolo bridge. The guitar comes with a case, strap and Fender Custom Shop certificate of authenticity.

  • General
    Model Number 1552400140
    Series Custom Artist
    Color Fiesta Red over 3-Color Sunburst
    Orientation Right-Hand
  • Body
    Body Finish Nitrocellulose Lacquer
    Body Shape Stratocaster®
    Body Material Select Lightweight Alder
  • Neck
    Neck Material Maple
    Neck Finish Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
    Neck Shape Custom "C"
    Fingerboard Radius 7.25" (184.1 mm)
    Fingerboard Material Round-Laminated Rosewood
    Number of Frets 21
    Fret Size Narrow Jumbo
    Nut Width 1.650" (42 mm)
    Position Inlays White Dot
    Neck Plate 4-Bolt Custom
  • Hardware
    Bridge 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
    Tuning Machines Vintage-Style
    Pickguard 3-Ply Mint Green
    Control Knobs Aged White Plastic
  • Electronics
    Bridge Pickup Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat®
    Neck Pickup Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat®
    Controls Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
    Switching 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
    Configuration SSS