Read an interview with America's guitar tech Pete Leonardo on page 24 of Taylor Guitar's own magazine "Wood & Steel" HERE (5mb PDF file)
Calton Guitar Cases
A Calton Case is more than just a case. It is a custom made extension of your instrument - engineered and crafted to protect it. Hardshell cases for Electrics or Acoustics in either Deluxe Fiberglass or Carbon Fiber Composite - both using the road proven designs, highest quality materials, and the experience of over 25 years protecting the most valuable instruments out there - yours. If you play, play it safe - get a Calton Case.
Crook Custom Guitars
Bill Crook, who spent years on the road as America's sound engineer, now builds world-class custom guitars. Check out his website for more.
Crook Custom Guitars is a small shop building a select amount of guitars and basses per year. Each guitar is built-to-order to suit the player's needs in looks, sound, feel, and playability. Whether you're a celebrity or just enjoy playing at home, every guitar is treated with the same attention to detail.
Spector Bass Guitars
Rich Campbell plays Spector bass guitars. His SpectorCore Piezo 5 string semi-hollow body bass has a mixture of a Fishman Piezo Bridge and a single dual-humbucking EMG SSD pickup at the neck.