J. Douglas Vokes ArtGuitars

Who like guitars? (silly question right?) Who likes art? If you happen to like both then the guitars that I saw at the Great American Guitar show will be of interest to you. J. Douglas Vokes of Allentown, PA had… Continue Reading

Cool New Guitar Alert – DiPinto Belvedere Jr.

Here is a cool new guitar made by DiPinto Electric Guitars & Basses. It is called the Belvedere Jr. This is a stripped down, gas-n-go guitar and just screams “Mississippi Queen”. The slab type body and  neck are both made… Continue Reading

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Red Right Hand

Check out this clip of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds at the 2009 Glastonbury Festival performing “Red Right Hand”. I think this clip is badass myself. What say you?

New Interview With Anthony Lucas of Eminence Speakers

There is an interview with Anthony Lucas of Eminence Speakers on the Articles page. Who doesn’t know about Eminence speakers and wants to know more about this excellent brand  for guitar tone-junkies? Well then this interview will shed some light… Continue Reading

Question of the Day: How Can I Fix My Crumbled Tuning Key Buttons?

The Question of the Day comes from Gus in Akron, Ohio. He asked me what he could do to fix the crumbled plastic tuning key buttons on his 1950’s Fender Lap Steel guitar. These are the same type of tuning… Continue Reading

Brian Setzer 7th Annual Christmas Extravaganza Tour

The coolest rockabilly cat, Brian Setzer, is taking his annual Christmas Extravaganza on the road again this year. I saw his show two years ago in Red Bank, NJ and he ROCKED!!! It was one of the best shows I… Continue Reading

Lap Steel Tunings With Cindy Cashdollar

A few months ago I did an interview with Cindy Cashdollar. She is an amazing player and super nice lady. I asked her about some tunings that shee uses for her Dobro and steel guitars plus a good tuning for… Continue Reading

Ryan Murdock’s 12 Minute Stage Crazy Workout

Many of you guys that know me are aware of the fact that I like to stay in shape. I just feel better in my life  and have more energy and all the benefits that come with exercise. But some… Continue Reading

Electronic Guitar Shirt by Think Geek

Here is a cool post I saw over ont he Guitarnoize blog. It is a  shirt that you can play like a guitar! I kid you not friends, this is fer realz. This is the Electronic Rock Guitar Shirt from… Continue Reading

Great American Guitar Show Experience!

Wow, what a show. Waaaaaay too many guitars to even remember. Lots of vintage beauties and nice amps too. There was a sea of dealers, a few custom builders, one artist  and a bunch of people I haven’t seen in… Continue Reading

I’m Out the Door to the Great American Guitar Show!

“On the road again…..” Last nights gig was off the hook and the crowd was crazy! Got in really late and now I’m up early to go see some GUITARS!!! I will be at the Great American Guitar Show all… Continue Reading

Guitar Toolkit – App For Your iPhone

Can you say geek? Say it with me…GEEEEEEEEK! I am a big fan of technology and this is a really cool app for your iPhone or second generation iPod Touch. This app is also on the cheap @ $9.99. With… Continue Reading

How To Relic Guitar Pickup Polepieces

Here is a video demonstration of the method I use to age or “relic” guitar pickup polepieces. It’s easy and takes just a few minutes to make your current production pickup with nice, shiny polepieces look 40 years old! This… Continue Reading

Dont’ Forget the Great American Guitar Show This Weekend!

Hey peeps, don’t forget to go to the Great American Guitar Show this weekend! I will be there getting my guitar mania on! Here is the skinny: November 7 from 10am -6pm & 8 from 10am to 4pm, 2009. One… Continue Reading

Mercury Magnetics Transformers Now Available!!

I have been a Mercury Magnetics dealer for almost 9 years now and in my opinion these are the absolute finest transformers produced today. In every repair, restoration or custom build I have noticed a significant difference in tone, dynamics… Continue Reading