Scotti Hill of Skid Row | Custom Pacifica

Scotti Hill | Custom Pacifica

When given the opportunity to build a custom Pacifica for Scotti Hill of Skid Row, we wanted to design a guitar that was just like the artist and his playing style: unpretentious, unapologetic and full of soul. Other than the Pacifica body and headstock shape we left no other spec untouched. Here is a list… Continue reading Scotti Hill of Skid Row | Custom Pacifica

Custom Pacifica for Joshua Ray Gooch #1

Joshua Ray Gooch | Custom Pacifica

Joshua Ray Gooch recently called us in a panic. The lead guitarist in Shania Twain’s band was told he needed a red colored “Strat” for the opening song of their current Rock This Country tour and he only had a few days to get it. When situations like this arise for artists, the first thing… Continue reading Custom Pacifica for Joshua Ray Gooch #1

John Patitucci Custom Semi-Hollow bass

John Patitucci | Custom Hollowbody Bass

Beautiful images of the semi-hollow bass made for John Patitucci by our luthier, Pat Campolattano, at Yamaha Artist Services Burbank. Check out John’s ‘Brooklyn’ project.

Phil X custom guitars in-detail

Phil X | Custom Pacifica

Here are some shots of the finished Phil X’s custom Pacificas. The baked maple neck smells smoky!

Phil X custom guitars in-process

Phil X | Custom Pacifica

Yamaha Artist Services Burbank is a research and development center of Yamaha Guitar. We build custom guitars collaborating with artists. Here are some our latest works in-process for Phil X.