Tag: Holy Grail Guitar show

Michel Pellerin – A Luthier Par Excellence

By Andrew Catania You may learn to become a luthier by profession, but, great luthiers are born, not made. And we have Michel Pellerin as a strong validation for this claim. Born and raised in Quebec, Canada, it was as if music and more specifically, the guitar-philia, was already in his genetic codes – his…

Interview with Juha Ruokangas – GC visits the HGGS Part 2

By Amanda Dickey In part II of our Holy Grail Guitar Show we got a chance to speak with Finnish Master Builder Juha Ruokangas. Juha is most known for his use of Spanish Cedar bodies and Arctic Birch highly figured tops which he sources himself in Finland. Did we mention he is the only luthier…