First he show us an Aged New Stock guitars. This guitar looks like it’s been on the road for a long time — but it’s really new. Keith is the Michellango of guitars and he artfully ages the guitars so it looks like a comfortable old friend (and plays like one too).
Then we see a new guitar with a beautiful black body with highlighted white grain. Then he shows us a real custom, a semi-hollow solid body guitar. So if you are shopping for a custom guitar, try out these samples Keith’s wall.
Keith Holland of Keith Holand Guitars in Los Gatos California discusses things to keep in mind when considering a getting a custom guitar. First and formost is the body shape. Do you want a Stratocaster type 3 pickup or a Telecaster two pickup guitar.
Then there are necks to choose from — from fret board to neck material. Keith has standard tuners and tail pieces but you can certainly order different ones.
After filming this, I wanted to order my own Keith Holland Guitar
Keith Holland from Keith Holland Guitars and The Guitar Hospital continues his discussion about things to think about when purchasing a custom guitar. He discusses body shape, neck shape, pickups, tuners and the bridge.