Lace Building Pickups for Gibson Kelliher Golden Axe Explorer

Lace Gold Nitro HemiLace Music is providing its Nitro Hemi pickups to Gibson for the company’s new Bill Kelliher Golden Axe Explorer. Described as a “modern humbucker,” the passive/zero-noise unit was designed for rock and heavy-metal players and uses Barium Ferrite magnets with Lace’s Sensor design. Dressed in gold-colored covers, the pickups were specially built for the run, and can be split for a single-coil tones. Kelliher, guitarist in Mastodon, is a longtime Lace endorser. For more, visit and