In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players

21st Jun 2013 | 10:30

In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Thurston Moore
Sonic Youth's chief noisenik has a long history of Jazzmaster wrangling.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Alex Turner
Sheffield's finest spent most of 2009 with a Jazzmaster round his neck.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Elvis Costello
No one has ever wielded a surf guitar with as much furious energy as Elvis.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Johnny Marr
The ex-Smiths guitar fiend used a Jazzmaster during his time with Modest Mouse.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Jeff Tweedy
The Wilco frontman's taste in guitars is pretty exemplary - no surprise he's on this list, then.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Adrian Utley
Portishead's guitarist has been getting his Jazz on for years.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
J Mascis
Dinosaur Jr's chief is so committed to the Jazzmaster cause he's got his own signature version.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Kevin Shields
Another member of the alt-rock A-list who's drawn to the Jazzmaster like a moth to a flame.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Lee Ranaldo
Both Sonic Youth guitarists are loyal to the mighty Jazz.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Mike Einziger
The Incubus man can often be found pulling off-set shapes.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Robert Smith
Red lipstick, massive hair and a Jazzmaster: the Robert Smith look.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Sharin Foo
Both members of Danish indie superstars The Raveonettes love a Jazzmaster.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Steven Drozd
Marvel at The Flaming Lips guitarist's thoroughly battered Jazz.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Steven Malkmus
There's nothing like the sound of a mangled Jazzmaster in the morning, something Pavement know only too well.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Thom Yorke
Thom's fond of his Fenders, and they've become Radiohead regulars.
In pictures: Fender Jazzmaster players
Tom Verlaine
Television were among the earliest serious young men to explore the possibilities of the Jazzmaster.

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