BeatleMainea!

Hofner basses are in great demand!  Too great in fact. Our vintage inventory is rapidly diminishing and the new gear is coming in slowly....

Bits and Pieces

For the past year or so I had been getting my Visual Sound guitar effects from Fender. I had been very happy with that arrangement, but...

What's up with the Taylors?

Probably the biggest news has been Taylor’s new solid body guitars. They are two pickup, single cutaway instruments that look spectacular...

Orange Amps

Cliff Cooper opened the Orange Musical Instrument Shop in London, England in 1968 and is still running things. I have carried Orange...

Duesenberg Guitars

Where do I start?!! Two months ago Duesenberg guitars were merely a dot on my guitar radar screen. I had seen some ads in “Vintage...

Jackson at Friendly River!

Back in 1975 when I was still pretty new to this business I was repairing a lot of old Fender guitars. I couldn’t get parts directly from...