Back in 2000, I remember being in the gym of my high school and I can remember hearing Again & Again from the Taproot album 'Gift.' I remember hearing it and thinking, this is new, what is this, who is this, how have I somehow missed it to this point.
Fast forward to 2013, I've been building guitars for three years and I'm about to deliver a bass to Phil from Taproot while they wrap up their Gift tour. It's all been a blur and an amazing experience I wouldn't trade for anything.
Ladies and gentlemen, I'd like to present my very sweet sixteenth commissioned build, Phil Lipscomb and his long-scale Better Mousetrap Guitars Aurora 4-string: