Meet Fender’s latest Master Builder, who worked on its Game of Thrones guitars and some stunning signature models

Fender Master Builder Levi Perry
(Image credit: Fender Custom Shop)

Fender has promoted luthier Levi Perry to the rank of Master Builder – a rarified title reserved for the firm’s brightest and best guitar-making talent. 

Perry has been with the firm for 10 years, having joined Fender fresh from high school. His most notable contributions come from his recent years as an assistant Master Builder – an apprenticeship under the watchful eye of Fender’s finest, including Principle Master Builder Ron Thorn.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor,

Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.