Author, Publisher and Senior Editor
GuitarNiche Founder and Senior Editor
Playing Guitar Since: 1975
Author Since: 2000
- Father of two wonderful daughters
- Independent business owner
- Guitar aficionado
- Master guitar tech for over 30 years
- Author and web developer
Expertise: music industry, business, live performance, teaching, instrument service and repair, writing, publishing, web development.
Beyond my previous years as a guitarist in numerous bands, my formal eduction in the music business started around 1991.
This humble beginning resulted in fifteen years as a music teacher, exposure to innumerable forms of guitar gear through traditional storefront shops (both as an employee and as an employer) and laid the foundation required to develop professional guitar service skills.
Today, I still serve as a professional guitar tech for a long list of customers, develop websites for clients and continue to write about all things guitar.
A demo video of a custom guitar I built for a client: