the ’65 is appointed with 2 Mustang single-coil pickups – the Cobain has a single-coil in the neck position and a Seymour Duncan JB humbucker in the bridge position; the Cobain Mustang has an angled Fender adjusto-matic bridge instead of the standard Mustang bridge. The Fender Mustang®, originally produced in 1964 was first conceived as an additional/upgrade to the student electric guitar models offered by Fender® at the time, the Musicmaster® and Duo-sonic®. Based off of one of Kurt Cobain's many modded Mustangs, the Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang replicates many of the tweaks Kurt was famous for doing to his guitars. Cobain reportedly sent his favorite Mustang guitar neck to the Fender Custom Shop to be copied. The sky-blue, left-handed offset was custom-built for the late legend in 1993 by Scott Zimmerman, who was working at FujiGen at the time, according to Julien’s Auctions. He came up with the body shape by taking a Polaroid picture of a Mustang and a Jaguar, and cutting them so that the lower portion of the body was basically Jaguar, while the upper and the lower horn… This model is based on Cobain's modified Mustangs that he played during the In Utero Tour. Pickup Type Modern (3) Vintage-Style (1) Price $500-$750 (2) $750-$1000 (1) $1,000-$1,250 (1) Apply Cancel. But even a Mustang is too tame for Kurt Cobain, so he'd hot-rod his axes with humbuckers and other pickups you wouldn't normally find on a '90s Fender guitar. Fender®, showcasing Leo Fender’s business acumen, had been producing student models almost from day one, as it was the company’s intenti… This modified Mustang reissue came with a humbucker pickup in the bridge position, an optional Tune-O-Matic bridge and a choice of either the ’66 model slab style body or the’69 model contoured body. He was really easy to work with. When Kurt Cobain hit the stage, it was very often with a Mustang guitar-an enigmatic anti-hero figure with an esoteric anti-hero instrument. He played it a while and then wrote some suggestions on the guitar and sent it back to us. The Mustang has 2 pickups, and instead of a standard pickup switch, it originally had a series of switches to manually change the pickups. Caractéristiques - Guitare Electrique - Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang - Couleur Sonic Blue - Corps en Aulne - Manche Forme en C - 22 Frettes vintage - Repère couleur ivoire - Touche Palissandre - Manche Erable - Configuration des Micros : H/S - Micro Bridge : Seymour Duncan® JB Model™ Humbucking Bridge Pickup - Direct Mount - Micro manche Mustang… Inscrit le: 17 Jan 15 Localisation: Rennes (35, France) # Publié par davewire le 16 Mar 18, 09:02 pm. As far as specs, the final prototype which Kurt used himself featured light blue finish on an alder body, and a 24-inch scale maple neck with a rosewood fretboard. Furthermore, all of the photos of the guitar clearly show a Seymour Duncan JB pickup. This guitar comes from the same time period and same factory as Kurt Cobain’s In Utero tour Mustangs. When Kurt Cobain hit the stage, it was very often with a Mustang guitar-an enigmatic anti-hero figure with an esoteric anti-hero instrument. So, whatever this first prototype model was, Kurt likely didn’t use it live. They could be used individually or together, and the phase could be offset. 1 643,52 EUR. Sort: Select Sort New Arrivals Best Sellers Product Name A - Z Product Name Z - A Price High To Low Price Low To High Apply Cancel. Inspired by his arsenal of modded guitars, the new Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang takes you back there, with highly distinctive features including an angled single-coil Mustang neck pickup and ferocious Seymour Duncan® JB humbucking bridge pickup mounted directly to the body, dual on-off/phase in-out switches for each pickup… He did not like the sound of it, and he never touched the neck single coil. Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang 2014 Lefty Guitar - Left Handed ! 1970s Univox Hi-Flier Phase 3 (Maple neck), Fender Stratocaster (Black, smashed during “Endless, Nameless”), Fender Stratocaster (Black, SD Hot Rails), Fender Stratocaster (Sunburst, Reading Festival), Fender Stratocaster (White, Seattle Coliseum), Univox Hi-Flier Phase 4 (Heart Shaped Box), Fender Competition Mustang (right-handed), Cobain’s Brainstorm: The Jigsaw Story of the Jag-Stang, DO YOU HAVE ANY INFO ON THE DIMARZIO H-3 OR H-8? Inspired by his arsenal of modded guitars, the new Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang takes you back there, with highly distinctive features including an angled single-coil Mustang neck pickup and ferocious Seymour DuncanJB humbucking bridge pickup mounted directly to the body, dual on-off/phase in-out switches for each pickup, … What I did is I took a picture of a Mustang, a Polaroid picture of a Mustang and a picture of a Jaguar and then cut them in half and glued them together and told them to build that. (Dan). The iconic Fender Mustang that Kurt Cobain used on Nirvana’s In Utero tour has sold for $340,000 at an auction yesterday. Kurt Cobain’s custom Fender Mustang electric guitar is being sold at auction as part of Julien's Icons and Idols: Rock 'N' Roll collection. When Fender released the Kurt Cobain Jaguar last year we were blown away by just how brilliantly it had recreated the guitar that the Nirvana frontman played throughout the Nevermind tour. Je sais que la polyvalence niveau solo dépasse la fender mustang signature kurt cobain, mais le son pour moi est meilleur sur la mustang. Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang Signature Guitar, Sonic Blue FREE Gift - Inspired by Kurt Cobain's arsenal of modded guitars, the new Fender Kurt Cobain Mustang electric guitar takes you back there, with highly distinctive features including an angled single-coil Mustang neck pickup and ferocious Seymour Duncan JB humbucking bridge pickup … The pickguard shape, control layout, and the tailpiece were all taken directly from a Mustang model. It is, however, unknown whether this prototype model was the exact same guitar used later by Kurt, just modified, or a completely different guitar. It was a triumph, plain and simple. It’s the Jag-Stang. However, the pickup which was originally installed in the prototype was lower in output, similar to vintage Les Paul pickups, or a SD 59. MORE HI RES PHOTOS A DEMO VIDEOS AT GUITARSMITH ONLY Here for sale is a Fender Mustang MG69 Sonic Blue made in Japan from 1994 that has been customised to the full Kurt Cobain Mustang specification. The first drawings were done by Kurt himself (these were later published in the book “Journals”), with the design being based on a mix of a Mustang and a Jaguar model. Il y a un grain très particulier, qui change du côté parfois trop strident ressenti en clair sur les deux autres guitares.. 1 sur 1 utilisateur a trouvé cet avis utile . so basically, the way I’ve been explained it by a repair technician is that for a right-handed Mustang X is the neck pick-up and O is the bridge pick-up: X – O. can you please explain this further or correct me if i’m wrong. Learn more about Fender electric basses. The second time around, we got it right.