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Gigbag: December 1999

Guild-Benedetto’s La Venezia Guitar

The La Venezia is one of three guitars designed by world renown luthier Bob Benedetto for Guild Guitars. The instrument features a carved, hand-graduated and tuned top of select, aged European spruce; a hand-carved back of very select, highly flamed European maple; and sides of matching flame maple. The La Venezia also features the ebony Benedetto finger-rest and tailpiece. For more information call 615-742-9094.

JoMama Blues Special Amp

The JoMama Blues Special amp sports a stainless steel chassis with hand-wired phenolic boards, custom-made transformers and porcelain tube sockets. The amps contain one ten- inch and one twelve-inch “JoMama-Tone Cone” speakers, which are enclosed in hand-made, selected pine wood cabinets. Each amp will accept a variety of rectifier and power tubes to customize the output section

from 15 to 50 watts. For more information call 505-832-0464.

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