John Fogerty Grammy Museum Exhibit

John Fogerty display at the Grammy Museum until March 9, 2014. Looks like some really cool stuff from JC Fogerty. Love that Rickenbacker!! Click here for more info & pics.

1968 Fender Princeton Reverb

Just in! A very nice 1968 Fender Princeton Reverb. All original and has been serviced by me plus it had a cap job so it’s ready to rock! Click here to check it out. [shop_ad]

New Video Series

Hey everyone. I receive many emails and get asked questions in my shop about how lots of guitar and amplifier maintenance/repair procedures are done. So I am thinking of producing a series of videos available for download. The series of… Continue Reading

Vintage Capacitors

This is a 1957 Fender Vibrolux chassis. It appears to be 100% bone stock original right down to the speaker connection wire and AC power cord. Unfortunately it doesn’t sound very good at all. The sound is distorted and there… Continue Reading

Guitar Wiring 101

Guitar wiring 101. Well…..in this case Bass Wiring 101. There are so many things wrong with this Fender P-Bass wiring. First, the electrical tape. Second, the horrible ground solder joints.Third, relying on the pickguard foil for grounding. Last, the ground… Continue Reading

1967 Fender Mustang Bass

This is Americana at its best. Here is a 1967 Fender Mustang Bass that was personally customized by its owner many years ago. As you can see it has a custom paint job and a few stickers on the front.… Continue Reading

Gibson Les Paul Custom

  Here is a brand new 2013 Gibson Les Paul Custom guitar that a customer of mine purchased a few days ago. It’s only in the shop for a set up. Most new guitars could use a good set up… Continue Reading

Vox Cambridge Reverb

  This is a Vox Cambridge Reverb amp chassis. There were so many things wrong with this amp that I had to gut out a lot of components. I’m sure there was someone with minimal experience trying to “fix” what… Continue Reading

Roy Orbison’s 1967 Corvette Stingray

A cool video of Roy Orbison’s 1967 Corvette Stingray. I’m a big Roy fan and Corvette fan. Win-win!!

1965: Found Rolling Stones Photographs

Some cool pics of the early Stones: “Recently found in an unmarked box at a Southern California estate sale, taken in and around the landscape of Savannah, Georgia and Clearwater, Florida, the photographer remains unknown” Click here to view all the… Continue Reading

Level and Dress Those Frets!

  When frets get worn they become flat on the top from bending which can make them uneven. The uneven wear can create choking and buzzing all over the neck or sometimes in small areas. When the fret becomes flat… Continue Reading

1966 Fender Princeton Reverb

There are a few new items for sale on the Gear For Sale page including this really nice 1966 Fender Princeton Reverb amp. Click here to visit the Grear For Sale page.

The Mighty Champ!

  The mighty Fender Champ. One of my favorite guitar amps of all time. Simple circuits with a very high level of fun factor. 6 big watts through an 8″ speaker. Minimalism at it’s best here. These little beauties sound… Continue Reading

Mystery Guitar

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it an Epiphone? I have no idea because there are no markings, tags, serial number, nothing. It also looks like the headstock was cut and reshaped. The only reason I suspect… Continue Reading

1974 Gibson Les Paul Pro

A really cool 1974 Gibson Les Paul in black with ebony fingerboard. I’ve only ever seen these guitars with rosewood fingerboards but it appears to be factory original. No signs of replacement. I love the look of this guitar! [shop_ad]