Category Archives: Seymour Duncan Company

Getting To Know SD – #1: MJ

Here at Seymour Duncan we think of ourselves as family – not just within the company, but with everyone who loves music, whether it be bedroom players, the geezers at the local open mic, the hero on a stadium stage in front of hundreds of thousands of fans, or those same fans themselves. As readers of our blog, we want you to think of us as family too. The aim of this series is for you to get to know us a bit better, so this will be an occasional series where we profile the people who make Seymour Duncan the special company it is. Continue reading

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Seymour Duncan Musician Scholarships

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Part of what we believe in is supporting musicians and those who have a deep desire to learn and constantly develop as a musician. That’s why we have teamed up to offer several scholarships at Musicians Institute. If you think … Continue reading

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Seymour Duncan At The Dallas International Guitar Festival

If you’re headed to the 38th Annual Dallas International Guitar Festival, come and see us! The festival is on from Friday May 2 to Sunday May 4 at the Fair Park Dallas TX Automobile & Centennial Buildings, Dallas, TX. Continue reading

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Working At Seymour Duncan

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Many people often ask how what it’s like to work at Seymour Duncan. The first major perk is that unlike some companies that are located where the labor is cheapest, Seymour Duncan is located right where it started in Santa … Continue reading

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Seymour Duncan 3rd Annual Notes For Notes Benefit

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Being a company founded with the heart of musicians, we’ve always tried to give back whenever we could to support important causes. And one such cause near and dear to us is supporting kids’ music education. Three years ago we … Continue reading

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Framus Mayfield Giveaway

Whether you have been naughty or nice you have equal chances of winning this Mayfield Legacy. We’ve teamed up with Framus to give you a chance to put this Vintage Sunburst under the tree and make some great music. The … Continue reading

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My New Cherry Red Tele-Gib

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Hey friends. Been working on a new project guitar based on the Tele-Gib I built for Jeff Beck back in 1974. At the time I was working at the Fender Soundhouse in London, and Jeff Beck was over at the … Continue reading

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Knaggs Guitar Giveaway

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Seymour Duncan has teamed up with Knaggs Guitars, Maryland’s Boutique Guitar maker, to give away a special Knaggs Chesapeake Series ‘Severn Tier 1′ Trem in Aged Scotch. This instrument is one of Knaggs’ finest guitars, featuring a double-cutaway beveled Alder body with Sapele … Continue reading

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Little Known Areas of the Seymour Duncan Website

He might know a thing or two.

We all know that most people end up on the Seymour Duncan website because they are looking for the best tone possible out of their guitar or bass. But there are many areas of the SD website you may not … Continue reading

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Jimi Hendrix’s 1963 Strat Visits Seymour Duncan

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It was in the year 1965 that Jimi Hendrix was starting to get work as a session player, having just left playing for Little Richard. In that year he acquired a white 1963 Stratocaster. Jimi’s rise in the UK and … Continue reading

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