Grimy Fenders, posh Gretsches, and handmade Gibson knockoffs meet streamlined pedalboards and vintage amps for this L.A. folk-rock outfit featuring Duane Betts on lead guitar.

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Taylor Goldsmith has an old-school approach to tone. Taylor Goldsmith’s No. 1 is this Telecaster made from old Fender parts including some vintage ’70s Fender pickups.