Influences V – Stefan Sobell

Influences V – Stefan Sobell

Posted by on Jul 12, 2010 in Blog

It would be pretty odd for me to write a series about influences on my work and not mention Stefan Sobell. I worked for Stefan from leaving school,1988-1990 and 1992 -2003. I had no idea who Stefan was when I went to work for him and on reflection I’d be hard pushed to think of […]

Influences IV – Howe Orme Guitars

Influences IV – Howe Orme Guitars

Posted by on Jul 8, 2010 in Blog

I first came across one of these odd guitars in Andy’s guitar shop in Denmark St, London around 1998. I thought it was both peculiar and superb all at the same time. I am very interested in the origins of the steel string guitar and especially in what else was being done around the time […]