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It wasn’t due until the October, but as you might imagine, as a teenager I’d planned exactly how I was going to blow every last penny in about five minutes flat, before anyone had even authorised the cheque – let alone written it.
But despite my obsession with music, I’d actually been eyeing up a telescope – a massive one, priced at £360.
Throughout the '80s and early '90s, I never saw a black one in the UK - either in person, during many, many shop visits, or listed in any dealer ad.
So it looks very much like it was CAR and Sunburst only in England, and Candy Apple Red was more commonly seen than Sunburst in my experience.
It was on a guitar stand, high up on a ledge where the shop used to display the stuff they didn’t want us kids tampering with.
It was a brand new replica of the 1962 Fender Custom Telecaster, with the loveliest candy apple red finish, cream-coloured edge-binding on the body, a very dark (almost black) fingerboard, and even the old-style Fender ‘spaghetti’ logo.
I'm ceratin you've got the picture by now According to the serial number on your bridge plate, A, the guitar was built at the Fuji-gen factory in If that's not there, it's all guesswork frankly.
For Lack of a Better Name includes two of Zimmerman's most popular songs, "Ghosts 'n' Stuff" (featuring Rob Swire) and "Strobe".
ORIGINS This particular model of Telecaster was introduced to the UK in early 1985, at the time of a massive revamp in the Fender range.
It was listed in the 1985 Fender catalogue in just three colours: 3-Tone Sunburst, Candy Apple Red, and Black.
DEADMAU5 Tech-Trance-Electro-Madness, mixed by Zimmerman. Tracks have also been included and presented on Armin van Buuren's A State of Trance radio show.
His debut album, Get Scraped, was released in 2005, followed by others in the next few years.