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In Conversation with Carey Nordstrand – Wire, Wood & Magnets

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About This Episode

In today’s podcast we meet the man behind Nordstrand Guitars.

Carey Nordstrand has established a fine tradition for building top-of-the-range guitars and basses. Nordstrand Audio also boasts a pretty comprehensive range of specialist pickups, with the likes of Tim Lefebvre, Evan Marien, Jamareo Artis and Abe Laboriel all getting in on the act. But that’s not all that’s been keeping Carey Nordstrand busy of late. Not content to be constrained to a life as a master craftsman, Carey has joined forces with vocalist Edward Heppenstall to release an alternative rock album under the moniker of Moba Jones.

In this episode you're going to learn:

  • All about Carey’s approach to instrument making.
  • What he learnt from his time at Suhr Guitars.
  • What to expect from his new album with Moba Jones.
  • How he set about designing pickups for Justin Chancellor of Tool.

Watch Carey in Action:

Find Carey here:
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Nordstrand Guitars
Nordstrand Audio

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