I have been told that I’m pretty opinionated about a few things. One of those opinions is my almost universal disdain for the piezo disk as an instrument pickup. This is partially hypocritical, I’ve used them in the past, I’ll likely use them in the future, but I’m not typically pleased with the results. Most […]
Check out “Yellow Lights”, see did all the tracks using the guitar I built for her. Check it out here: http://www.myspace.com/music/player?sid=93236986&ac=now
In case you didn’t check out the pics of the new guitars, I’ve started using a small brass medallion to brand my guitars. I’ve always felt kind of weird about branding, somehow thinking that my “style” was enough, but who am I kidding? it’s a branding world. I hope you dig it.
This is a fun little 19″ scale instrument tuned GDGB at the moment but i may try it in 5ths GDAE like an octave mandolin. Brian Romero made the cones, bridge and cover for this one and he really did a great job. Dan Sleep at Humidor Guitars did the fretboard, OLd Lowe tail piece, […]
I’m turning 40 this year and some days there seems to be some doubt as to my ability to walk when I reach 50. Yet a good friend of mine, Greg Hutcheson, is returning to professional motorcycle racing north of 50. Thanks to Wes Orloff at WFO racing, Greg has the use of a beautiful […]
When I was in college I met and Made friends with a guy named Bernie Larsen. Bernie Had moved to the desolate upper peninsula of Michigan to be closer to his dad, but he had the great past of playing with some fantastic musicians including David Lindley and El-Rayo-X, and later Melissa Etheridge. I first […]