Five decades ago, Jimi Hendrix blew the minds of fans at the Monterey Pop Festival with an unforgettable set that ended with him setting fire to his hand-painted Stratocaster, which now lives only in photos and film. Today, Fender commemorates the 50th Anniversary of this momentous performance with the Limited Edition Monterey Stratocaster.A tribute to the original instrument, this Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster boasts an alder body that’s adorned in limited edition psychedelic Monterey Festival artwork. Offering up a vintage feel and that classic Fender sound, this vintage-inspired Strat comes loaded up with old-school features including a ’60s-style C maple neck featuring a traditional 9.5 -radius fingerboard and vintage-style frets, vintage-style nickel/chrome hardware, and a trio of Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat pickups featuring a contemporary 5-way switch for more modern flexibility. The Fender Limited Edition Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster comes complete with an exclusive etched Hendrix neck plate, Hendrix’s signature on the back of the headstock, and a deluxe gig bag.Get your Fender Limited Edition Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster Signature Electric Guitar today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.
Based on the Guitar Hendrix Set on Fire @ Monterey Pop Festival 50 Years Ago; Alder Body w/Monterey Festival Artwork
’60s-Style “C” Maple Neck and Pau Ferro Fretboard w/Vintage-Style Frets and a Traditional 7.25″ Radius
Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat Pickups w/Modern 5-Way Switching
Vintage-Style Nickel/Chrome Hardware, Custom Hendrix Neck Plate, Hendrix’s Signature on Back of Headstock
Includes Deluxe Gig Bag