John Lennon’s Rickenbacker 325

Here is a cool slideshow and short video of John Lennon’s Rickenbacker 325 guitar. It’s going to be on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Historic guitar indeed. Click here to see the slide show and video.

G&L On The Bench

  G&L Legacy in for a set up. These guitars are a great value for the price. Obviously Leo based this on his Stratocaster but there are a few differences. The bridge assembly is a little different, pickups and the… Continue Reading

Fretting A Fretless

This old Fender Mustang Bass had the frets removed and the slots filled essentially making it a fretless bass. The slots were only filled with wood filler (not epoxy) so they are easily cleaned out and ready for frets. So… Continue Reading


  I’m always on the lookout for helpful tools to make my job easier in my shop. I have been using a sandbag for many years for fretting and for some other uses around the shop. Sandbags are great for… Continue Reading

New Rolling Stones Gear Book

Looks like Andy Babiuk (author of the Beatles Gear book) has done it again with a Rolling Stones Gear Book featuring all the Stones Instruments from stage to studio. I have his Beatles Gear book so this one about the… Continue Reading

Mustang Bass Pickup Rewind

  A 1966 Fender Mustang Bass with one dead coil. No problem….I’ll just rewind it! [shop_ad]

New “Gear For Sale” Page!

The new “Gear For Sale” page is now live. I have some guitars and amplifiers for sale in my shop. check out the page to see what’s in stock at the moment. Also please let me know if you have… Continue Reading

Oxblood Les Paul

  This was a really nice Oxblood Gibson Les Paul that came into my shop with a deep gash in the back of the neck. Needless to say the owner was not happy and interfered with his playing because you… Continue Reading