Posted in May 2016

Historical Amplifiers, Part 1 -1965 Marshall Super PA owned by Pete Townshend

Recently on the bench we had the privilege (and let’s admit it) a whole lot of fun working on this wonderful early Marshall amplifier.  It was a real treat to play.  You can almost hear the history of rock music coming out of it.  Take a journey with us now. Won’t you? Click the images … Continue reading

Stringing a guitar

This is the first in a series that I am planning to do on the basics of guitar maintenance.  I am often asked how I string a guitar so I thought that would be a good place to start.  Enjoy!  

Fret job

Fret job

For the past 10 years I’ve been honing my repair skills at my shop Granville Guitars.  One of the services that has become a specialty of mine, much to my aching hands’ chagrin, is refretting guitars.  This slideshow shows step by step the time and special care that is needed to accomplish this task.