75 Years Later, Fender Continues to Revolutionize the Music World

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Anyone who plays guitar knows that Fender is the gold standard. The brand’s history spans a huge chuck of the 20th century, all thanks to legendary founder Leo Fender. But Fender did more than just introduce the world to the electric guitar. In fact, the company has continuously played an active role in revolutionizing the music industry. On Fender’s 75th anniversary, we’re taking a look back at the company’s origins, and exploring how they continue to inspire musicians all over the world.