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Interview of the luthier Claudio Pagelli during the 2014 @HolyGrailGuitar show

May 21 • 69 Views • No Comments on Interview of the luthier Claudio Pagelli during the 2014 @HolyGrailGuitar show

Interview of the Swiss luthier Claudio Pagelli during the 2014 Holy Grail Guitar Show. The luthier website: www.pagelli.com Enjoy, Pierre.  ...

Interview with luthier Saul Koll at the 2015 @NAMMshow

May 4 • 186 Views • No Comments on Interview with luthier Saul Koll at the 2015 @NAMMshow

During the 2015 winter NAMM show I had the pleasure to meet and interview the legendary Saul Koll who is now producing his instruments within the Premier Builders Guild. Watch an extract above, get...

@FrankGambale interview at the 2015 @Musikmesse

May 3 • 111 Views • No Comments on @FrankGambale interview at the 2015 @Musikmesse

Last year at the Musikmesse I only the opportunity to do a selfie with Frank Gambale, this year through the good people at DV Mark I was able to do a 30min video interview with him that you can see...

Interview with luthier Dan Macpherson at @GuitaresBeffroi

May 3 • 272 Views • No Comments on Interview with luthier Dan Macpherson at @GuitaresBeffroi

Dan Macpherson is a luthier I met during the Salon de la Belle Guitare in Montrouge near Paris in March 2015 during the Guitars au Beffroi festival. I was seduced by the look and and fenish of his...

#7 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 3)

May 1 • 143 Views • No Comments on #7 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 3)

In this 7th video of the Spartan Project the luthier, Mikaël Springer, continues the work on the neck of the guitar. Stay tuned for the next update on the Spartan Project! Pierre. Previous...

#6 Luthier Chronicle by Juha @Ruokangas – Aging of Thermo Wood guitars

Apr 27 • 244 Views • No Comments on #6 Luthier Chronicle by Juha @Ruokangas – Aging of Thermo Wood guitars

In the Luthier Chronicle #4, the Finish luthier Juha Ruokangas explained how and why he uses thermo treated wood in his instrument. As this process is suppose to at least partially replicate the...

Interview of @GregHoweGuitar at the 2015 @Musikmesse

Apr 25 • 287 Views • No Comments on Interview of @GregHoweGuitar at the 2015 @Musikmesse

I already did a cool and long interview with Greg Howe but for the first time I had the pleasure to do it in video during the 2015 Musikmesse. Subjects discussed in the interview His comparison...

Interview of the luthier Giulio Negrini (@Neggiu) during the 2014 @HolyGrailGuitar show

Apr 24 • 33 Views • No Comments on Interview of the luthier Giulio Negrini (@Neggiu) during the 2014 @HolyGrailGuitar show

Interview of the Italian luthier Giulio Negrini during the 2014 Holy Grail Guitar Show. The luthier website: www.negriniguitars.com Enjoy, Pierre.  ...

Interview with Kathryn Marie Dudley, author of the book Guitar Makers

Apr 24 • 261 Views • No Comments on Interview with Kathryn Marie Dudley, author of the book Guitar Makers

http://traffic.libsyn.com/lachaineguitare/LCG-267-20150424.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:22 — 40.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS I heard about Kathryn...

Review of the Jane from @RelishGuitars: an innovative instrument from Switzerland

Apr 23 • 273 Views • No Comments on Review of the Jane from @RelishGuitars: an innovative instrument from Switzerland

The Jane model by Relish Guitars is entirely developed and built in Switzerland with some cool innovative ideas. I had the pleasure to do a Backstage interview with Silvan, one of the inventor, in...

#6 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 2)

Apr 21 • 296 Views • 1 Comment on #6 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 2)

In this 6th video of the Spartan Project the luthier, Mikaël Springer, continues the work on the neck of the guitar. Stay tuned for the next update on the Spartan Project! Pierre. Previous...

Double interview with luthier Michael Spalt at @GuitaresBeffroi

Apr 13 • 354 Views • No Comments on Double interview with luthier Michael Spalt at @GuitaresBeffroi

Here's an interview I did during the Salon de la Belle Guitare of the festival Guitares au Beffroi (www.guitaresaubeffroi.com) which took place in Montrouge near Paris in March 2015. Austrian...

Interview of @Shai_Sebbag: a rising star in fingerpicking

Apr 10 • 271 Views • No Comments on Interview of @Shai_Sebbag: a rising star in fingerpicking

http://traffic.libsyn.com/lachaineguitare/LCG-265-20150410.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:17 — 23.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Shaï Sebbag is a...

Review of the @Line6 JTV-59: so many sounds in one guitar!

Apr 10 • 348 Views • No Comments on Review of the @Line6 JTV-59: so many sounds in one guitar!

Here's my video review of the Line6 JTV-59. I recorded a while ago in French but only took the time recently to fully subtitled it in English. What I enjoyed the most The possibility to use the...

Interview with Mark Bartel, tone guru for @ToneKingAmps

Apr 7 • 212 Views • No Comments on Interview with Mark Bartel, tone guru for @ToneKingAmps

There's a cool guitar shop in Paris called Guitars Addicts where I had several times in the past the opportunity to play on Tone King amps (www.toneking.com): they sound great. That's why I was very...

#5 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 1)

Apr 6 • 315 Views • 1 Comment on #5 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the neck (part 1)

In this 5th video of the Spartan Project the luthier, Mikaël Springer, starts the work on the neck of the guitar. Many people consider that you are truly an electric guitar luthier when you build...

#5 Luthier Chronicle by Juha @Ruokangas – Varnish, Nitro-cellulose, etc.

Apr 1 • 161 Views • No Comments on #5 Luthier Chronicle by Juha @Ruokangas – Varnish, Nitro-cellulose, etc.

In this video I asked master builder Juha Ruokangas questions about the different ways to finish a guitars and their impacts on the sound. Is Nitro-cellulose finish always better than a more modern...

Steve Hackett interview (@HackettOfficial): Wolflight

Mar 26 • 1268 Views • No Comments on Steve Hackett interview (@HackettOfficial): Wolflight

http://traffic.libsyn.com/lachaineguitare/LCG-263-20150326.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:12 — 23.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS For the release of the...

#4 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the body (part 4)

Mar 24 • 277 Views • 3 Comments on #4 Spartan Project with @SpringerGuitars: the body (part 4)

In this 4th video of the Spartan Project the luthier, Mikaël Springer, continues the work on the Spanish Cedar body. Stay tuned for the next update on the Spartan Project! Pierre. PS: for more...

Nik Huber interview during the 2015 @NAMMshow

Mar 23 • 334 Views • No Comments on Nik Huber interview during the 2015 @NAMMshow

In 2014 I did a first interview with Nik Huber from Huber Guitars at the Musikmesse, as he is also an exhibitor at the winter NAMM show we recorded the video update you can see an extract from...