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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

Rest in Peace B.B. King

The Legendary guitarist and King of blues  B.B. King passed away Thursday night may 14th at the age of 89, in Las Vegas.

Best known also for his great performances along with his favorite Gibson Guitar “Lucille”.