Summer NAMM 2019: Squier Revives Seventies-Era Starcaster with Three New Models

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Summer NAMM 2019: Squier has revived the Seventies-era Starcaster design with three new models, the Affinity Series Starcaster, Classic Vibe Starcaster and Contemporary Active Starcaster.

All models feature the Starcaster's classic offset, semi-hollow design, as well as maple necks and fretboards and a variety of unique appointments.

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The Classic Vibe Starcaster ($399.99) features dual Fender-Designed Wide Range humbuckers, a stop tailpiece, Seventies-inspired headstock markings, nickel-plated hardware and a vintage-tint gloss neck finish. Available finishes are 3-color sunburst, natural and walnut.

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The Contemporary Active Starcaster ($399.99) sports dual Squier SQR active ceramic humbuckers, a sealed semi-hollow body, a stop tailpiece, black chrome-plated hardware and a smooth satin neck finish.

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The Affinity Series Starcaster ($299.99) features dual Squier humbuckers, an adjustable bridge with a stop tailpiece, chrome-plated hardware and a satin neck finish. Available finishes are 3-color sunburst, black, Candy Apple Red and Olympic White.

For more information on the new Starcasters, head to Fender.