Fender Japan does it again with two striking signature Stratocasters for alt-rock star Ken

Fender Japan Ken signature Stratocasters
(Image credit: Fender Japan)

Fender Japan has introduced two new signature Stratocasters for electric guitar star Ken to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his alt-rock band, L’Arc-en-Ciel.

The standard and custom shop models – the Experiment #1 and Paisley Fantasy – add to the annals of Fender Japan’s near-mythical six-string collection, which seems to be getting wackier and wilder with every release. 

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.