Performance Guitar, in Hollywood, CA, has been making hand built custom guitars and basses since 1976.
Created by former Fender technical advisor Kunio "Kenny" Sugai, our roster of clients have included some of the biggest names in the music industry. Fleet fingered icons such as Frank Zappa, Dweezil Zappa, Warren DeMartini, Steve Vai and Joe Walsh have all come to Performance Guitar to turn their ideas into reality.
Master craftsman Sugai’s art is grounded in the exemplary Japanese traditions of a strong work ethic, quality and consistency. Meticulous attention to detail is given to every facet of our product and that’s what creates a lifelong musical instrument. His guitars and basses provide a seamless conduit between the musician and the creation of great music.
For more information: http://www.performanceguitar.com/
This amber python boa constrictor snakeskin guitar was custom build for Warren DeMartini, who used it during concerts. The snakeskin is applied in a special way only Performance Guitar can realize. A beautiful beast!