Archive for the ‘Gear’ Category

Eric Daw’s Fret Files

Emerald City’s own Eric Daw, a 20 year guitar repair veteran, talks guitar tech, guitar repair, guitar tools, guitar building and all things relating to the art of guitar craft. Eric takes calls, reads emails, and interviews a myriad of interesting guitar people in his exciting podcast. If you haven’t checked this out yet you […]

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ECG Now Carries Nechville Banjos

We are pleased to be offering the Nechville of fine hand-crafted banjos. Favored by top musicians like Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Springsteen’s band, Zac Brown, The Hollies, Big & Rich and others, these instruments are something to behold! From Nechville website: Functional design, comfort and playability make Nechvilles stand apart. and that’s why […]

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58 Fender Stratocaster and 60 Fender blonde Twin amp

I couldn’t resist putting these bad boys together with the 60’s Nu Wah in between to see what would emerge. I already knew that the ultra rare 1960 blonde Twin amp was one of the best sounding Fender amps in the shop. The clarity and depth of this amp is unreal at any volume and […]

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1958 Gibson Les Paul Special and 1962 Fender Pro Amp

This is the intermediate between the Les Paul Jr and the Les Paul Standard. This model has a mahogany neck and body with two P90’s. T.V. yellow was a finish Gibson originally introduced to look good on a black and white television, little did we know how great they’d look after 50 years of wear […]

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1966 Pro Reverb Amp and 1970 Fender Telecaster

1966 Pro Reverb. For years the Blackface circuit has been my go-to. The Pro Reverb is a favorite because it has all the 3-dimensional sonic qualities of a Twin; but with half the power and wont break the windows when you want to hit the sweet spot. The big bottle 6l6’s still provide the quintessential […]

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We Now Carry Carr Amps

Emerald City Guitars is please to announce that we are now an authorized Carr Amplifier dealer. These stylish and toneful amps come in an array of sizes to suit any players requirements stage, studio or home. Handmade in the USA by lovers of gutar and guitar amps, these amps really deliver the goods. Come on […]

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ECG Welcomes TelElectro Guitars

Handmade in the USA by Eric Daw, TelElectro combines two classic 1950s guitar designs into one! Each TelElectro features premium parts, like a handmade bone nut, custom pickups, and a real nitrocellulose lacquer finish. The semi-hollow body is constructed of Masonite over a pine frame, and the necks are hand-shaped rock maple. Only Available at […]

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The Overflowing Fender Room

The Fenders have really been rollin’ in lately. We currently have one of the largest selections of vintage Fender electric guitars in the country. Some of the finest Stratocasters, Telecasters, Precision and Jazz basses that rolled out of the Fender factory in the 50s and 60s are sitting in our Fender room right now. It […]

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Emerald City Guitars is now an Official SWART Amp dealer

Well folks we just became the Northwest’s official SWART AMP dealer and we have four spankin new models in stock now! They are an amazing combination of vintage looks and tone with the modern amp sparkle. Come in for a test drive. I’ve been really busy on the gear acquisition end of things and have […]

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