My first guitar was this very nice ’69 Gibson acoustic guitar from my dad, which I used on and off for about 8 years.
When I had my first holiday-job I save the money to buy my first electric guitar called the Gimmax, Which had the Fender style body and hardware but the playability was really terrible, and didn’t really help me a lot with my playing, 3 years later I saved some more money to buy my very first heavy metal guitar, the B.C Rich Iron Bird.
This guitar looked dangerous and played like a monster, and changed my playing for the better.
But everything changed when I found my first unique and rare Ibanez Jem777PMC in may 27th 1994.
This became my main guitar, and still…..but over the years I started to collect some other rare and unique models from Ibanez, like the Reb Beach Voyager and the PGM series.
In early 2004 I started to build my own guitars since I was missing a few models in my collection which I really loved.
And since the factory/company were no longer making those models or the models were made for the artist only; like the Ibanez RK1 Richie Kotzen guitar, both the