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Reso-Phonic Guitars - Dynamite site of
Guitar. Also see Why
I Love National Guitars Buy
your Nationals direct from Catfish, an Official National
Artist and Dealer. Catfish is now the #1, top National Dealer, in the
- Fairbanks Guitars
- Dale Fairbanks creates some real vintage-style tone cannons. See Why
I Love Fairbanks Guitars
Buy your Fairbanks
direct from Catfish, an Official Fairbanks Endorser
and Dealer. Catfish's latest acoustic guitar is "The Fairbanks," an
F-10 Nick Lucas/L-1
reproduction, a fabulous guitar!
- Santa Cruz Guitar
Company - Richard Hoover and his wonderful group of
luthiers recently made Catfish a very, very beautiful and personalized
guitar, it's called "The Catfish Special" and is an all-figured
Mahogany 1929 O body shape, with gorgeous inlays by Jimmi Wingert. A
great bunch of folks and the guitars are truly amazing.
- Ralph S.
Bown Guitars - British luthier Ralph Bown has been making
world-class guitars for decades. Catfish now tours with one of Ralph's
Stella-style 12-strings, a knockout instrument!
- ARK New Era Guitars
- Tony Klassen is gifted luthier. See Why
I Love ARK New Era Guitars to check out Tony's
work, and to buy
the Kel Klassen, a reprodution of
the 1930 Gibson Kel Kroyden, which is a signature model available directly from Catfish!
He has been building stunning reproductions of guitars from
the Larson Brothers, Bacon & Day, Gibson, and many other
- Fraulini Guitars -
Todd Cambio makes legendary guitars, truly in his own,
Italian-influenced, old-world style. Catfish has a custom Loretta
Parlor guitar that is exceptional. Vintage style, unique...nobody like
Guitarworks - Rik Besser is the undisputed world master at
the secret, coveted frosted duco finish. He does all of the Dueco
finishes for National Reso-Phonic Guitars, and has lovingly refinished
many vintage Nationals and Dobros. He did the finish on Catfish Keith's
latest National, a Gold Dueco Custom Baritone Tricone. Really beatiful
Pickups - The world's best resonator and acoustic
none. Buy any Highlander, here.
Strings - The very finest guitar strings.
tone, loads of gauges for every kind of stringed instrument.
- Diamond Bottlenecks
- Ian McWee and company make the most high quality custom bottleneck
slides and tone bars ever made. Unequalled beauty with a super sweet
tone. Catfish endorses and sells Diamond Bottlenecks exclusively.
Tapes - Happy & Jane Traum's
instruction DVDs include "Dynamic
Country Blues Guitar of Catfish Keith" now
Homespun and here at our
Binder - The Travellin' Man: Legendary disciple of
& Pink Anderson.
- Dakota Dave Hull -
Fantastic Acoustic & National Guitarist. Instrumental Wizard.
Also gifted recording engineer at his own Arabica Studios!
Charlie – Sjef Herman’s Coolest
Combo from the Dutch Delta!
- Excellent singer and fingerstyle guitar Champion, great lap-style
Hazell - Powerhouse
Legend: Singer, Piano player, and Harmonica great.
Messer - Top British Blues & Slide Guitar Master.
Hard-working Country Blues Daddy at Oh Papa Music in Floyd, Virginia.
Price - Kick-ass Slide Guitarist and Singer: The deepest
country blues that just won't quit!
& Annie Raines - Sublime deep blues guitar
Blues Society - Based in Catfish's old hometown of
of the world's most vital blues societies runs the famous Mississippi
Blues Festival which used to happen every July 4th weekend,
they have many educational programs,
Catfish’s "home joint" in Iowa City, Iowa, with a 54-year
history as a
- Flat Black Studios
- Luke Tweedy has been nothing but a joy
for Catfish & Penny to work with over the last several years.
Luke now has moved from a converted garage at his Iowa City home to his
newly completed Lone Tree, Iowa location. He is always ready, is easy
to work with, gets a great sound, and has state-of-the-art equipment.
Luke is The Man!
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