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1982 Gibson Firebrand SG: Repair and Pickup Install

This week I tackled a somewhat complicated pickup installation job for a friend. The guitar is a 1982 Gibson Firebrand SG, which, from the research I have done, seems to be a hidden gem in the Gibson lineup. 1,194 more words

Electric Guitar

Not just a pretty plaything

One of the more beautiful and ornate objects in our home.

(This is my 250th post! )


So You Wanna Be A Rock'n'Roll Star...an extract

Here’s a short extract from The Man Who Stole Rock’n’Roll
Just a bit of background. The Bombastics are having a frustrating afternoon holding auditions to replace their lead guitarist and singer. 2,985 more words


On the Road to Taiji -65 days left

June 27, 2015 ~ 65 days left to Taiji.

About ten years ago in 2005, there was a stranding in the Florida Keys of 80 rough-toothed dolphins years after my daughter’s passing. 989 more words


Gibson gives $100,000 to Belmont University!

It’s an honor whenever I get to mention my alma mater, and today…

…I’m mentioning the fund gifted to Belmont from Gibson & Les Paul! 357 more words

SFO So Good

On my way from Los Angeles to Indiana, I flew from Burbank to San Francisco (SFO) and had a couple of hours at the airport. I was so disoriented!   207 more words