Serving the music industry for over 45 years...
client list

HERE ARE JUST A FEW OF CLIENTS THAT HAVE MADE USE OF SOEST GUITAR’S VARIOUS SERVICES OVER THE LAST 40 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
PAUL FRANK
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 ENTWISLE (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
ALIKA HERRING
JOSH AGLE (SHAG)
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 SHATTUCK (THE MUFFS)
JAMES HARMAN BAND
HOWARD LEESE (HEART)
THE ELVIN BISHOP BAND
THE RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS
THE SURFARIS
TANYA TUCKER
DIANA ROSS BAND
TOM CURREN
WILLIAM BALDWIN
ROBBIE ROBERTSON
VINCENT GALLO
CHARLES WRIGHT
GLEN CORNICK

JIM MASONER
KIM SHATTUCK
BUZZ OZBORNE
GLEN CORNICK
LARRY SAMSOM

J.J. KALE
THE CHANTAYS
MARC FORD (THE BLACK CROWES)
CHRIS ROBINSON (THE BLACK CROWES)
DEAN DELEO (STONE TEMPLE PILOTS)
LYLE WORKMAN (STING, BECK)
THE KNITTERS
BUDDY GUY
CARL “SONNY” LEILAND
5 BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA
NO FX
BUZZ OSBORNE (THE MELVINS)
THE AQUABATS
JOHN BAZZ (THE BLASTERS)
DENNIS DENEL (SOCIAL DISTORTION)
JOHNNY “2 BAGS” WICKERSHAM (SOCIAL DISTORTION)
BRENT HARDING (SOCIAL DISTORTION)
JOHN JORGENSON (THE HELLICASTERS, ELTON JOHN)
DUNCAN CAMERON (THE AMAZING RHYTHM ACES, SAWYER BROWN)
LARRY HANSON (ALABAMA, BILL MEDLEY)
JAMES INTVELD
BRUCE KULICK (KISS)
MARK ST. JOHN (KISS)
PHIL CHEN (ROD STEWART BAND)
CUB CODA (BROWNSVILLE STATION)
BRIAN MASHBURN (SAVE FERRIS)
ROBERT JOHNSON (ENTWISLE’S OX)
DAVID PACK (AMBROSIA)
JOE PUERTA (AMBROSIA)
RON EGLIT (DICK DALE’S DELTONES)
MISTER MARAINGA
ASHLEY KINGMAN (BIG SANDY AND THE FLY RIGHT BOYS)
LEE JEFFRIES (BIG SANDY AND THE FLY RIGHT BOYS)
DAVIE ALLAN
HOLLYWOOD FATS
MICKEY ROONEY JR.
TONY DEAN (THE POINTER SISTERS)
JIMMY PEREZ (THE POINTER SISTERS)
RICHARD STEKOL (HONK)
WILL BRADY (HONK)
BETH FITCHET-WOOD (HONK)
PATRICK BOLIN (PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE)
RITCHIE FURAY
LOS STRAIGHT JACKETS
THE CADILLAC TRAMPS
OSLO
WAX APPLES
TREVOR RABIN (YES)
MELEE
THE ZIGGINS
THE SMUT PEDDLERS
WILL GLOVER (THE PYRAMIDS)
STEVE PUCH (DAVIE ALLAN AND THE ARROWS)