NY Amp Show Chihoe Hahn Interview

A quick interview with Chihoe Hahn….talking T-style guitars..!!! Click here to visit my Youtube channel for demos.

Guitar and Amp Summer Maintenance

Hey everybody…Billy Penn the Pennalizer sez it’s time to check your gear to see if it may need some maintenance. We are one month into the summer gigging season and before we go any further we all should give our… Continue Reading

New Article: FSC Lumber – What is it & Why Does it Matter? by Steve Casper

There is a cool new article on the Guest Guru’s page called “FSC Lumber – What is it & Why Does it Matter”? by Steve Casper. In this article Steve talks about the Forest Stewardship Counsel and how it was… Continue Reading

NY Amp Show Adam Grimm Interview

Here is an interview with Adam Grimm of Satellite Amps. His new model called the Little Bugger is a 12 watter using 6AQ5 tubes. Nice..!!!

Three String Wireless Shoe Guitar

Ok….here’s something a little absurd if you ask me. An electric guitar shoe! It has three strings and is wireless!! I think that Agent 99 or possible Elton John would find some use for this..!! The E-shoe was designed in… Continue Reading

Personal Gripe With the BP Oil Spill

Alright, this post is a little off topic but I have a personal gripe with the BP oil spill. You see many of my close friends here in New Jersey know me and call me by my initials…..BP. So now… Continue Reading

New Jimmie Vaughan Album!

Jimmie Vaughan has a new album due out on July 6th called “Jimmie Vaughan-Plays Blues, Ballads & Favorites”. We all know his brother, SRV, as a guitar hero legend……myself included. But I have to say that there was always something… Continue Reading

Cool Valco Amplifier Site!

Who has a Valco amplifier? You know the ones I’m talking about. Valco, Supro, Gretsch, National, Oahu, Airline, etc. These are cool old amps but have their challenges with servicing them. I had two different people bring me 3 Supro… Continue Reading

NY Amp Show Review 2010 – Part 2

Last week I posted my NY Amp Show Review 2010 part 1. Today I will finish off the review with Part 2. The Amp Show is produced by Loni Specter and it was a great time again this year. Lots… Continue Reading

Joe Bonamassa Gear Interview

I found a three part video interview with Joe Bonamassa over on the Guitar Noize blog. Joe talks about his rig in great detail in the video series as well as his guitars. Joe calls his four amp setup the… Continue Reading

NY Amp Show Lance Lerman Interview

Lance Lerman of LSL Guitars is now offering rosewood fretboard models. I talked with Lance for a while at the show and played the new T-Bone and Saticoy. Lance is a great guy, VERY funny and builds an excellent guitar..!!!

I’m Live on Ustream Tonight at the “Shift Happens” Meetup!

Hey everybody! I will be speaking at the “Shift Happens” Meetup in Montclair, NJ tonight 6-17-10 which will be broadcast live on Ustream as well. What is “Shift Happens”? Right from the website: “The Shift Happens Meetup comes from the… Continue Reading

NY Amp Show Review 2010

The NY Amp Show produced by Loni Specter was great again this year. I had my right hand man Todd Hamilton with me and he had his hands full keeping me contained from the over stimulation of gear, loud guitars… Continue Reading

Amplified Parts 10% Discount for 300guitars Visitors!!!

My man Orin over at Amplified Parts is offering a 10% discount to all 300guitars visitors!! That’s right. All you have to do is enter the special code during the checkout process where it says “Digital Discount Code”. Amplified Parts… Continue Reading

Billy Penn’s 300guitars: Expanding the Brand!!!

Ok folks here’s the deal… I am a working musician, guitar tech, amp tech and every now and then a custom amp builder. I have kept a very small core client list over the years and operated my shop as… Continue Reading