Fender Musical Instruments Corp. released the Eric Johnson “Virginia” Stratocaster guitar. As part of this unique collaboration with the singer, songwriter and guitarist, Fender has recreated Johnson’s 1954 “Virginia” Stratocaster in the Fender Custom Shop in limited quantity and on the Fender production line for one year only. For the first time, Fender has replicated and released Eric Johnson’s beloved ‘54 “Virginia” Stratocaster, the instrument he used to record the “Tones” record and “Ah Via Musicom” albums. Built in Corona, Calif., these “Virginia” Stratocaster guitars combine extraordinary history and exceptional tone, stated the company. The rare sassafras body, custom switching and special setup will thrill players and collectors by showcasing the guitar’s unique silky tone and distinct fine-grain appearance, the company added. Models include the Eric Johnson “Virginia” Stratocaster and Fender Custom Shop Eric Johnson “Virginia” Stratocaster.

MSRP: $2,499.99,
Custom Shop Version: $9,000
Ship Date: Now
Contact: Fender, fender.com

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