Here are a variety of great links that I hope you explore and enjoy. If you would like to be added to this list or are kind enough to add a link to my page, please email me with the subject header: Website Link Share.
Guitar Repair/Building Resources and Supplies
- Pat Wilkins Guitars – Expert Guitar Finishing
- Pat Wilkins, located in Van Nyes is the regional expert on finishing and refinishing guitars. He runs a professional shop and I can attest to his work first hand. For complete guitar finishing inquiries give him a call.
- Buzz Feiten Tuning System Website
- Complete information on the Buzz Feiten Tuning System, and what it can do for the tuning of your guitar. We are authorized retrofitter for both electric and acoustic guitars.
- Summit School of Guitar Building and Repair
- School for Building and Repairing Guitars. Located on Vancouver Island, Canada.
- Cleartone Strings
- Premium coated strings made right here in Los Angeles. These strings are our shop standard
- Frank Ford’s Guitar Repair Site
- A great resources for acoustic guitar repair information
- Music Instrument Makers Forum
- A limitless supply of info, tips and answers for guitar builders
- Project Guitar
- Guitar Building Info and Tutorials
- Guitar Repair Bench
- A site dedicated to guitar repair and building articles. Lots of information, so check it out!!
Tube Amp Building Resources & Supplies
- AX84 Amp Building Site
- DIY Amp projects
- 18 Watt DIY Tube Amp Site
- Schematics and more to build your own 18 watt tube amp
- Cigar Box Amp Page
- A great 1 watt circuit you can build in a cigar box. check out my gallery section for a few of the ones I’ve built
- Precision Design
- Custom Amp Faceplate, Logos, and Nameplates for your guitar amp builds. Will work with you on design. Excellent service, turnaround time, and prices.
- Custom Services for all your DIY amp builds including: Nameplates, Face/Back Control Plates, and even Grill Cloth designs. Run by Joe Vallina, they are located in the D.C. area.
Studios and Music Lessons
- Tony Ryan– Guitar Lessons
- For guitar lessons from an incredible player and teacher in the South Pasadena area. Call directly at 626 372-4496. No current website available.
- Billy Burke and Loveless Motel Studios
- Guitar Lessons/Recording Studio – For Guitar and Bass Lessons in the Sierra Madre area, and full service Recording Studio
- Eagle Rock Studios
- Recording studio services and guitar lessons in the Eagle Rock area. Ask for Marcel, the owner.
- Super 70’s Rock Site
- For all your retro 70’s needs
- Cerritos College Woodworking Program
- Courses in woodworking for part time students
- Humbucker Soup
- General Guitar Info Website
- Vintage and Rare Guitars
- The largest European website dedicated to vintage and custom guitar enthusiasts and retailers. Currently, we represent over 10,000 vintage instruments from more than 400 dealers and custom-builders worldwide.
- Dave Weaver Piano Tuner and Technician
- Dave has been doing piano tuning and repair tech work for the last 20 years in San Gabriel and and San Ferdando Valley Areas.
Band & Musician Links- In no particular order.
- Scott Martin
- Great musician from the Cleveland, OH area and keyboard player for one of Ohio’s biggest party bands, Skinny Moo
- Grooviest, Most Funkified band in Cleveland, Ohio.
- Scotty Moore
- Rockabilly King
- Black Crowes
- Their last album is incredible
- A great British Band
- Kula Shaker
- These guys just rule. Mix of modern, 60’s, Indian music that rocks.