We are finally making an official post here on our blog about our latest dealership arrangement. Custom Sound is now a proud authorized dealer for Larrivee guitars! These fine acoustic instruments represent an elite level of … [Read more...] about Larrivee is Here!
Check out this article about the shop published in the AZ Daily Sun last Sunday, September 21st. Learn more about our history and our founding. --- Thank you Suzanne and Taylor, for a great article. --- … [Read more...] about Custom Sound in the News
I can't believe it's been ten years. Click the image below to view the newsletter. If you haven't already, be sure to sign up here for updates, special deals and news about the shop. … [Read more...] about 10 Year Anniversary Newsletter
Here is the new signature model I made for Anders Beck, dobro player for the band GreenSky Bluegrass. Check out the pics below and get all the specs and details on the Portfolio page and the Product Order page. GreenSky came through Flagstaff a … [Read more...] about The Signature SquareLine
Many have heard of reverb.com at this point. I just wanted to write a quick post about this new resource in relation to the ol' whale of a tyrant: eBay. First of all, I hope that reverb.com becomes an even bigger player and surpasses eBay in … [Read more...] about Reverb.com vs eBay ???
First, a quick history lesson. Allow me to introduce you to the infamous Martin F-1, an hollow-body jazz box briefly made by the C.F. Martin company from 1940 - 1942, at the tail end of Martin's foray into archtop guitars. The F-1 and other archtop … [Read more...] about Puzzle Solved on a Vintage Martin F-1
-Bryce Schneider, guest blogger, Custom Sound Asst. Manager Not too far back I found a great deal online for a used resonator guitar... mostly. The instrument came in the mail and I immediately popped open the case, tuned her up and then I just … [Read more...] about Making a Resonator Sing
We asked our online audience which local guitar player they would like to see interviewed and featured for a rig-rundown. I was happy to see Jeff Lusby as the primary request. For those who don't know, Jeff is a veritable gear maven with the … [Read more...] about Gear Interview: Jeff Lusby of ENORMODOME