“Is there an expanded one? Is there a smaller footprint version? Is there a native version?” Fender’s Justin Norvell teases next steps for the Tone Master Pro range – and confirms tweed FRFR speakers are “definitely on the list”

Fender Tone Master Pro
(Image credit: Fender)

Fender’s Justin Norvell has been discussing the future of the firm’s modeling platform the Tone Master Pro, teasing the potential for both compact and expanded hardware formats and revealing that a tweed version of its popular FRFR speaker is in the works.

In a new interview with Guitar World, Fender’s EVP of Product says the firm has a long wishlist for the Tone Master Pro and that last year’s launch – the biggest in the firm’s history – is just the beginning.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

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