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Innovative Custom and Semi-Custom Electric Guitars


010-030 medium

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Black Mesa Signature Custom

Built for Matt Brown

Body: chambered 1-piece monkeypod with quilted maple bookmatched top

Neck: TorsionLogic‚ five-piece curly maple and ipé, macassar ebony fretboard

Frets: medium /medium stainless steel

Pickups: neck- Sheptone custom PAFs w/ middle single coil

Controls: primary and secondary volume (secondary volume controls neck & bridge pickups in middle switch position), 5-way pickup selector, master tone

Hardware: Trem King TK-3 tremolo, Steinberger Gearless locking tuners, Schaller strap locks


030 in the studio

photos courtesy Jeremy Hicks-Kachik

Jeremy Hicks-Kachik (left) is one of the founding members of The Hushdown, an incredibly talented bi-coastal band.

These photos were taken in the control room of Studio A at Bay 7 Studios in Los Angeles, during the recording of

"Bang Bang", one of the tracks on The Hushdown's "Radio" album. Available on iTunes and well worth the ten bucks!


all images on this website ©Clinton S. Dougherty