Compare Bare Knuckle Apache and Tonerider Pure Vintage Strat pickups in an audio bakeoff.
2012 14 January
2012 13 January
2011 10 May
The new 'fat' guitar is being groomed. She's slowly learning how to tame her wild spirit and how to behave in polite society.
2011 01 April
I've been asked a couple of times now for help with the wiring of the Dan Armstrong (London) sliding pickup guitar.
2011 17 February
When I was recording for the Caedmon album 'Chicken to Hug' I used my James Bisset Fiftieth Anniversary Edition strat almos
2011 06 February
OK - I haven't posted in nearly a year, but what better way to start blogging again than to announce a new album that I wrote for, played and sang on.
2010 18 April
At the last step in the Dan Armstrong refinish, and everything goes pear-shaped. Just my luck.
2010 23 March
My lonely Dan Armstrong guitar finally finds a long lost relative, and although my Dan is the feisty younger sibling they still share the same terrible flaw.
2010 03 March
The Dan Armstrong (London) refinish continues, but stripping away the years reveals a couple of worrying littles.
2010 15 February
I've decided to revive my Dan Armstrong (London) guitar. But as I strip away the years of detritus, I’m suddenly puzzled. When was it really made?