Episode 9: 1960s Dutch Egmond Bass

Today we’re looking at a vintage Egmond bass guitar from the 1960s. Egmond was a huge player in the ’60s guitar world. This “thumpy”-sounding beauty has perfect checking on the finish (if you’re into that sort of thing). Except for the nut, this bass is entirely …

Episode 5: The Kay Vanguard – Genius or Fluke?

In this episode of The Local Pickup, Jason and Chris continue wearing red shirts and talking about vintage guitars! This week’s subject is a Kay Vanguard from the ’60s, one of the most successful guitars of that era. This simple, inexpensive guitar was available everywhere, including …