Some of our favorite people to work on your guitars & amps. Suggestions welcome! Send suggestions to nlb@GuitarNation.com

California

A. Northern California

Marc Silber - Berkeley, CA (If Marc can't do it, nobody can!)

B. Southern California

Gavin Menzies - Los Angeles, CA. Tel (818) 995-3611. E-mail: gavtone@aol.com. To see Gavin's resume, click here. The people Gavin has worked for is legendary; check out his resume!

Rodney Millar - Los Angeles, CA (near UCLA in Westwood) Tel: 310.474.2238; Re-frets & setups only. Rodney has a machine (Plek) that does fret jobs with "laser-precision). Only one in SoCal.

Mark Fuqua - Culver City, CA Tel: 310.838.3520 (Highly recommended!)

John Wescott - North Hollywood, CA

Rebecca Apodaca - Laguna Hills, CA Tel: 949.768.1110 (Highly recommended!)

 

Georgia

Randy Wood - Savannah Area - Randy Wood Guitars, 1304 E. Highway 80, Bloomingdale, GA. 31302. Tel, (912) 748-1930. E-mail: info@randywoodguitars.com Hours: Mon-Sat, 10AM-6PM (Eastern USA Time). Mr. Wood is a legendary guitar builder & luthier; One of the original partners in GTR Guitars in Nashville, which is now Gruhn Guitars; Founder of the Old' Time Pickin' Parlor in Nashville. Mr. Wood can do & has done anything & everything regarding stringed instruments for over 40 years. Highly, Highly Highly recommended!!! (tell him Norman from GuitarNation.com sent you)

Tennessee

Tom Smith - near Nashville, 30+ years of experience. Tom is SO good, I am chatting with him about building a guitar for me! Excellent musician also!!!

Texas

Rene Martinez - Dallas, TX (Rene also makes some very nice guitar accessories)

Ron Pace - Houston, TX (713) 339-9000 (several people recommended Ron)