BARNSTORMING WITH STEVE SOEST…AND MORE

BARNSTORMING WITH STEVE SOEST…AND MORE …OR SHOULD THAT BE STORMING THE BARN

Steve Soest, Guitar Guy Extrarordinaire, Fielder of Dream Guitar Questions for the “Keepin’ It Real” Column here on the site, really has some interesting guests who pop by and spend time at his way ultra cool shop out in Orange, California… a place where the weather is always perfect!

We’ve got a few photos here taken just outside the barn by his wife Paula that show some of the folks that frequent Steve’s Shop and trust one of the BEST guys in the business out there to work on their valued instruments.

After you check out the photos, do take a look at the list of clients that Steve has served well over the years which I have borrowed from his web site and listed just beyond the photos.  I’ve even included a link here to a story and interview that we did with Steve a few years back… just in case you missed it the first time around…pretty darn interesting stuff. Click right here –>: Steve Soest

Don’t forget to send in your guitar questions here to the site as Steve will answer them for you as he has had plenty of years of experience repairing instruments the right way for a lot of the right people and he won’t steer you wrong.

SOME WAY COOL BARN PHOTOS FROM PAULA SOEST…

Steve&BillyGibbonsofZZTop Steve & Billy Gibbons from ZZ Top

Steve & Adrian Young from No DoubtSteve & Adrian Young from No Doubt

Steve & Jonny (Two Bags) Wickersham from Social DSteve & Jonny “2 Bags” Wickersham of Social Distortion

Steve & Exene Cervenka from X and her son Henry MortensenSteve with Exene Cervenka of X and her son Henry Mortensen

Deke Dickerson & SteveDeke Dickerson & Steve

Steve & David Hidalgo of Los LobosSteve & David Hidalgo of Los Lobos

Steve and AC:DC Logo Creator Gerry HuertaSteve & AC/DC Logo Creator Gerry Huerta

Steve & Richard Stekol from HonkSteve & Richard Stekol from Honk

Steve with Billy Zoom from XSteve & Billy Zoom from X

Steve & Tom Dumont from No DoubtSteve & Tom Dumont from No Doubt

Nacho Banos, Steve,& Billy Gibbons of ZZTopNacho Banos, Steve, & Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top

Steve & Councilman Mark MurphySteve & City of Orange Councilman Mark Murphy

Smokey The Bear at Soest GuitarEveryone’s favorite visitor to Soest Guitar..Smokey The Bear

SERVING THE MUSIC INDUSTRY FOR OVER 42 YEARS!!!

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CHECK OUT STEVE’S CLIENT LIST

HERE ARE JUST A FEW OF CLIENTS THAT HAVE MADE USE OF SOEST GUITAR’S VARIOUS SERVICES OVER THE LAST FORTY TWO YEARS…AND HUNDREDS MORE YOU HAVEN’T HEARD OF…YET:

COMPANY CLIENTS

FENDER – CONSULTANT TO CUSTOM SHOP/ARTIST RELATIONS DEPARTMENT AND REGIONAL SERVICE CENTER (1978-2011)

GIBSON – FACTORY WARRANTY CENTER (1981-PRESENT)

OVATION – FACTORY WARRANTY CENTER (1981-2011)

YAMAHA – FACTORY WARRANTY CENTER AND PROJECT CONSULTANT (1987-PRESENT)

G&L – FACTORY CONSULTANT (1995 – PRESENT)

DUESENBERG USA – SERVICE TECH AND CONSULTANT (2005-PRESENT)

IBANEZ U.S.A. – BUILT PROTOTYPES FOR STEVE VAI “GEM” MODEL AND SERVICE CENTER (1978-1992)

DANELECTRO – DESIGNER, HISTORY, REVERSE ENGINEER AND CONSULTANT ON RE-ISSUE AND NEW MODELS (1997 – PRESENT)
and, past and present…

INDIVIDUAL/BAND CLIENTS:

RY COODER

DAVID LINDLEY

?DAVID HIDALGO (LOS LOBOS)

THE ROLLING STONES

?CHUCK BERRY

DICK DALE

GREG LEISZ

STEVE VAI

?SLASH (GUNS AND ROSES)

ELVIS COSTELLO

?ERIC CLAPTON

?T-BONE BURNETT

?VINCE GILL

KEITH URBAN

FOO FIGHTERS

?LARRY CARLTON

?PINK FLOYD

STEVIE RAY VAUGHN

?ROBBY KRIEGER (THE DOORS)

BILLY ZOOM (X)

JOHN DOE (X)

?EXENE CERVENKA (X)

VAN HALEN

?MATT COSTA

JOSE FELICIANO

TSOL

EDDIE MONEY

?RICK SPRINGFIELD

JANE WEIDLIN (THE GO GOS)

?JOHN FOGERTY

?MIKE CAMPBELL (TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS)

JOHN ENTWISTLE (THE WHO)

?BRIAN SETZER (STRAY CATS)

MIKE NESS (SOCIAL DISTORTION)

TONY KANAL (NO DOUBT)

TOM DUMONT (NO DOUBT)

THE DIRTY HEADS

ROME RAMIREZ (SUBLIME)

?AMY GRANT

JOHN DENVER

?WYNONA JUDD

?GEORGE BENSON

?JUNIOR WATSON

DUANE EDDY

THE SMITHEREENS

?CANNED HEAT

KENNY LOGGINS

?NOKIE EDWARDS (THE VENTURES)

?CESAR ROSAS (LOS LOBOS)

DAVE ALVIN (THE BLASTERS)

?PHIL ALVIN (THE BLASTERS)

?KID RAMOS (THE FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS)

REVEREND HORTON HEAT

?DEKE DICKERSON

?EDDIE BERTRAND (EDDIE AND THE SHOWMEN)

?TEISCO DEL REY

VINCENT GALLO (YOKO ONO, SEAN LENNON)

?DAVE MASON?KIM

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