These are the most valuable vintage Fender finishes according to Reverb

1963 Fender Stratocaster
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Reverb is reporting that sales of Fender guitars in Blonde and Dakota Red finishes have vastly outperformed instruments in other color options over the past seven years. 

The online gear marketplace has recently put together a short publication celebrating its game-changing Price Guide data – the site’s ongoing record of previous sold prices for listings. Among the insights shared within is an intriguing round-up of the changing values of Fender guitar sales, organized by finish.

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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.