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Clapton’s famous Fender “Brownie” Stratocaster Reissue

Fender has recently put out a limited run of guitars being a perfect replica of one of Eric Clapton’s favorite instruments – the “Brownie” Stratocaster.

You will find the story of creating “Brownie” reissue as well as a detailed description of other instruments and equipment used by Clapton in the latest edition of TopGuitar magazine. Eric Clapton’s guitar collection has melted a little bit in the last years due to special auctions organized to fund his Crossroads rehab center. You can read about “Brownie”, “Blackie” and other famous instruments sold on these auctions in the May issue of TopGuitar magazine (5/2013).



Published since 2005 as a printed magazine, TopGuitar is a magazine of opinion for professional and amateur musicians. Since 2020 on a digital platform. Contain reviews of various guitar-related musical gear, interviews and original articles on world’s most popular artists, music reviews, event reports, guitar workshops and tips, the latest products and artist news. The Editor-in-Chief is Dr. Dariusz Domanski, a guitarist and academic teacher, doctor of musical arts.