James Holmström, Zia McCabe, and Courtney Taylor-Taylor show off some of the most jaw-droppingly unique custom and rare vintage axes we've seen in ages.

PG’s John Bohlinger met with Peter G. Holmström, Zia McCabe, and Courtney Taylor-Taylor (above left) of The Dandy Warhols at Nashville’s Mercy Lounge. We quickly found out that Holmström runs with a rig of such complexity that any gear nerd would evny it, but bandmates Taylor and Zia go as minimal as they can.

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