Fender Muddy Waters Telecaster 2000s Candy Apple Red

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $490$715

In 2000, Fender introduced a replica of Muddy Waters' 1960 Tele. This guitar used an aged red finish with Fender amp knobs for its controls. The Muddy Waters replica was only produced in the US in 2000, but a Made in Mexico was put into production the following year.

Years of Production: 
2001 - 2009

Body Style: Single cutaway solid-body

Wood Composition: Alder body, Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements:  Two single-coil pickups, white pickguard, volume and tone controls, 25 1/2-inch scale length

Notable Tele Players: Keith Richards, Merle Haggard, Johnny Greenwood, James Burton, Muddy Waters

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