Classic Collectibles

Steve Vai - With David Lee Roth

I got this pick from Steve while in the Can-Am Recording studios with him and David Lee Roth in 1985.
This was during the recordings of the album 'Eat 'Em and Smile'

Fernando von Arb  / Krokus

I got this pick from Fernando at a tour rehearsal at SIR studios in 1986, prior to the release of the  'Change of Address' album

Mathias Yabs  /  Scorpions

Purchased this in 2016 on eBay. This is the 50th anniversary pick


Klaus Meine  /  Scorpions

Purchased this in 2016 on eBay. This is the 50th anniversary pick

Robbin Crosby / Ratt

Robbin gave me this pick in 1985 when Ratt was rehearsing their upcoming
'Invasion of Your Privacy' 1986 tour at KTLA studios in Hollywood.

Robbin Died in 2002

Eddie Van Halen

I can't remember when or how I got this.
It would have been around the release of the '5150' album in 1986

Rudolph Schenker / Scorpions

Purchased this in 2016 on eBay. This is the 50th anniversary pick

Joe Perry  /  Aerosmith
Pick from the Late 70's

Got this pick on their final tour on December 22nd, 2015. At the end of the show Nikki was throwing picks into the crowd and I caught one!

Lee Jackson  /  Metaltronix

This pick was from Lee Jackson. I worked with him at Metaltronix from 1984-1986.

Guitar Picks
I have collected all of these picks over the Years...Rock On!!

Warren DiMartini / Ratt

Warren gave me this pick in late 1985 when Ratt was rehearsing their upcoming
'Invasion of Your Privacy' 1986 tour at KTLA studios in Hollywood. This pick was very original back in the day, as it is made out of Stainless Steel. Very cool Pick!

Akira Takasaki / Loudness
I got this pick from Akira from a concert in 1984

Steven Tyler / Aerosmith
Pick from the Late 70's

John Nymann  /  Y&T
I got this pick from John off of the stage at the Coach House concert on May 9th, 2014

Tommy Emmanuel

I got this pick from Tommy at his concert at the Balboa Theater in San Diego on January 17th, 2016.

When he had finished his set, I walked up to the stage and asked for his pick and he tossed it to me!

Nikki Sixx  /  Motley Crue

Paul Gilbert / Racer X and Mr. Big
I attended the Guitar Institute of Technology with Paul in the early 80's.
Paul gave me this pick when he formed the group 'Mr. Big'

Nikki Sixx gave me this pick. I was at the Rainbow Bar & Grill in Hollywood in the mid 80's

Mark Kohler  /  Krokus

I got this pick from Mark at a tour rehearsal at SIR studios in 1986, prior to the release of the  'Change of Address' album


Dave Meniketti / Y&T
I got this pick from Dave's Guitar Tech at the Coach House in 2014