Whiskey Cask Guitar

from WhiskeyGrotto.com

Manne Guitars, an Italian company, has introduced its Lagavulin, a guitar made from the oak of a whiskey cask. Two guitars and one bass were made from the cask. This article contains quite a bit of info on the construction of the guitar.

DIY Sci-fi Distortion Project

from RCRDS blog

She may not be the prettiest thing on your pedalboard... hell, she probably won''t even fit on it, but this Big Muff-based gizmo is sure to get some attention. Check out the audio sample to hear what you''re getting into.

Guitar Repairman Fixes Vet''s Busted Axe

from Chicago Sun Times

Here''s a nice writeup of a Chicago repairman''s encounter with a one-armed veteran and his busted guitar that survived WWII with him.