Nissan/Gibson Mobile Guitar Workshop

Looks Like Nissan and Gibson have partnered up to create a mobile guitar workshop van. It’s loaded with all sorts of luthier tools for on the spot repairs. According to the specs the interior has lots of mahogany and flamed… Continue Reading

Jeff Beck’s Guitar Collection

My man Alan Gowa (who is the bass player in my band the Inside Drivers) hipped me to the cool video. Check it out!!!

1950 Fender Champ Electronics

Here is a photo of the 1950 Fender Champion 600 electronics. Every capacitor and resistor had to be changed. The amp was not working at all when I got it and I also replaced the AC cord with a 3-prong… Continue Reading

Intex Cable Review

There is a review of the Intex hand made instrument cable on the Reviews page. This cable is very heavy duty and just like Jean-Marc says on his site “When 1 instrument cable is all your career will ever need”,… Continue Reading

From the Bench: New Nut For A Guild D-55

A quick one from the bench. New bone nut for a 1970’s Guild D-55NT. A really nice guitar. Also needed a saddle too. Now this guitar sounds and plays really nice. Because the saddle and nut are made of bone… Continue Reading

1959 GA-40 Gibson Les Paul Guitar Amplifier

Now here’s something you don’t see every day. An extremely clean and 100% original 1959 Gibson GA-40 Les Paul Amplifier. This amp was brought to a local music store that sends me out of warranty and vintage amplifiers for repair… Continue Reading

Travis Bean Passes Away at 63

Innovative guitar maker Travis Bean passed away a few days ago. My friend Franklin Amiano brought this to my attention. I know its a few days late but as I always say “better late than later”. Travis Bean came up… Continue Reading

New Gretsch G6128T-GH George Harrison Signature Duo Jet

Gretsch is celebrating the legacy of George Harrison by releasing the new G6128T-GH Signature Duo Jet. There are some distinctive appointments and modifications found on and inspired by George’s original 1957 Gretsch Duo Jet, which he purchased secondhand in the… Continue Reading

Jerry Jones Retires

Well folks…..looks like its over. Jerry Jones is retiring and the Nashville factory is now closed. There are still some instruments available on the JJ site or you can search the Dealers page. These are great instruments so now is… Continue Reading

Fender Factory Tour 1959

Here is a seven minute and twenty-six second look into the past. This is a really cool video of the Fender factory in 1959..!! You can see all of the factory workers doing their individual parts in the guitar building… Continue Reading

1961 Fender Stratocaster

This 1961 Fender Stratocaster belongs to Phil Caivano of Monster Magnet. This is a great guitar….period. Light, resonant and has a super flamey neck. Phil brought it in because the nut broke and I removed it in 3 pieces. It… Continue Reading

Creation Audio Labs Redeemer

Hey folks….just wanted to share a little project I had on my bench yesterday in my 300guitars Shop. A great local player, Anthony Rufo, brought me his Ibanez Strat to have a Creation Audio Labs “Redeemer” buffer installed. According to… Continue Reading

New 300guitars Shop Page!!!

Hey everybody..!! I wanted to let you all know that my PIC Todd and I have created a 300guitars Shop page. On this page you will find complete info about my shop down here at the Jersey Shore in Long… Continue Reading

Inside Drivers “Folsom Prison Blues” – Blueberry Hill, St. Louis

Here is a video clip of Folsom Prison Blues from our set at Blueberry Hill in St. Louis. The people were amazing and made us feel very welcome. After we did our thing the man Chuck Berry played a great… Continue Reading

New MOD102 Tube Guitar Amp Kit

The new MOD102 kit from www.modkitsdiy.com is a cool place to start if you are interested in building your first tube guitar amp. All the parts are included pre-drilled aluminum chassis, wire and tubes (one 12AX7 and one EL84). The… Continue Reading