Columbia guitars

Another short lived and little known vintage Japanese guitar brand is the reasonably small production guitars and amps made in the mid 60's in Japa...

Excetro Ric copy

I've written about Excetro before with my Mosrite copy, which is one of my favourite Mosrite inspired guitars from Japan and, like the Mosrite vers...

The Tym 'PIT signature pedal

Back in the 90's Australia had a vibrant and wonderful alternative music scene. Several factors had collided to bring alternative and "indie" music...

Tym FMF pickups

Way back in 1961 Leo designed a pickup for the then upcoming Fender Jaguar that was both a standard pickup and had something a little special. Leo,...

1965 Guyatone LG-80T

To carry on from all the other Guyatone posts I've done (if you're not a fan you're at the wrong place)  I thought I'd do a quick story on this gui...

Teisco TG-64 headstock repair

Everyone knows how much I love these TG-64s in both the solid and "monkey grip" versions. I think this is a GREAT shape and there will be TMI versi...