In this video, Dagan shows us 8 facts about the Fender Stratocaster that you might not know. We also find out what matchsticks have to do with the 5-way pickup switch!
Did you know that Leo Fender didn't name the Strat? Did you know you could ONLY get a Strat with a maple fretboard until the late 50s? Do you know who "invented" the Relic Strat? Watch this video for some incredible facts about the Fender Stratocaster today!
Learn about the Stratocaster in this quick history lesson.
0:00 Intro & introducing 8 facts about the Fender Stratocaster
1:14 Who named the Fender Stratocaster?
1:52 Was the 5-way switch an accident?
3:01 When was the first Rosewood fingerboard introduced to the Stratocaster?
3:39 When was the first Fender Mexican Stratocaster made?
4:31 What's the most comfortable guitar to play?
5:24 Did Stratocaster guitars use car paint at first?
6:11 Why was the bigger Stratocaster headstock invented?
7:00 Who had the first signature Fender Stratocaster
7:45 Was Keith Richards the inspiration behind the Stratocaster Relic?