Johnny Davis had several key roles within the music products industry, which made his Oral History interview particularly meaningful for the NAMM collection as we seek to preserve our industry’s great history.For example, Johnny worked for the Barcus-Berry Company when both founders were still very active in the design and production of their world-class violins and other products.However, beginning in the early ’60s, Martin has launched periodic forays into the electric guitar marketplace with some very interesting, if commercially unsuccessful, results (which explains why the Martin name doesn’t come immediately to mind).
When he created and produced his own unique and innovative amps, Wade formed Stewart Electronics, which released a series of a popular products including those that won industry awards such as a 1994 TEC Award.
Amp just thoroughly serviced, grounded cord added.... A rare find as these higher watt 50's Fenders were expensive in the day.
This one has that high power twin tone like Keith's.
One of his former dealers was convinced Al could sell a block of ice to residents of the North Pole.
His knowledge of the products and his attention to customer service were key elements in his success.