Here’s a look at what what VG contributor Oscar Jordan found at this year’s Guitar & Pedal Expo, held March 30 in Van Nuys, California. Lonnie Specter’s second event, it’s been a successful add-on to his popular Amp Shows.
Pedal Expo organizer Loni Specter.
The work of Tone Zone L.A.
Gale Estrada, of Mod Kits DIY.
A pedalboard by Decibel Eleven.
Jeff Floro (left) and Scott Sill, of The Flo Guitar Enthusiasts Radio Show.
Eric Olson jamming with EarthQuaker Devices.
Joe Golden, of EarthQuaker Devices.
Electro-Harmonix’s own Kevin Jolly.
Chris Eschborn, of Tube Tone.
Peter Swiadon demonstrating orchestral maneuvers at Roland.
Owen Barry demonstrating EBS effects for TrueTone Music.
David Jenkins (left) and Owen Barry, of TrueTone.
Guitars in waiting at Tone Bakery.
Diego Costantino (left) and Eric Dahlberg of Tone Bakery.
Jonathan Meleika, Oddfellow Effects, runs a board through its paces.
The wares of Oddfellow.
John Holdt (left) and Thomas Nordegg in the Temper Profile room.
Hector Robles (left) and John Pegler at Mad Professor.
Pedal Expo staff Sarah Solis (left), Jeff Frazin, and Dennis Snyder.
Phil Woodward riffing at TMG Guitars.
Taylor McGrath, of TMG Guitars.
Former Racer X guitarist Bruce Bouillet (left) meets fan Louie Concotiloi, of Mugsy Music.