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March 24, 2013 is Bill Lawrence's 82nd Birthday!

Heinrich Heine said, "Music is a strange thing. I would almost say it is a miracle. For it stands half way between thought and phenomenon, between spirit and matter, a sort of nebulous mediator, like and unlike each of the things it mediates - spirit that requires manifestation in time, and matter that can do without space ... we do not know what music is"

We salute that kid from Cologne Germany & his lifetime devotion to the world of music!

Love,

Becky

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Message Number: 1695 - Private Message

Message Number: 1694 - Tuesday, March 15, 2016 08:45:27 PDT
Posted From: Canada
Name:  Robert Knoll
Comments:

Although I never had the opportunity to meet Bill, I love what he held true and everything he brought to us.

The world needs more Bill's.


Message Number: 1693 - Private Message

Message Number: 1692 - Wednesday, September 2, 2015 16:25:37 PDT
Posted From: United States
Name:  G.M. Spates
Comments:

Best wishes Bill. Keep on playing!!


Message Number: 1691 - Tuesday, April 7, 2015 14:01:12 PDT
Posted From: United States
Name:  J.J. Bellew
Comments:

The best pickups that you can buy!!! Which is why Jason's and Joe's and all the other Boutique Pickups are being replaced en masse with Wilde and Vintage 70's & 80's Bill Lawrence Pickups. I just can't use anything else!

My one regret is that Bill & Becky had shop set up within 5 miles from me in Bethlehem, PA, and I had no clue. Might have been in the local music store when Bill was there, and again, no clue.

Also, my Mom passed away 12-28-13 not quite 2 months after Bill, so it is all the more special every time I play or even think about Bill and his pickups.

Thank you for truth in a world of lies.....

With Love

,J.J. Bellew


Message Number: 1690 - Wednesday, March 25, 2015 14:06:17 PDT
Posted From: Germany
Name:  franjo
Comments:

dear bill,

happy birthday wherever you are. and a 360°-hug, eternally.

franjo


Message Number: 1689 - Wednesday, March 11, 2015 22:30:30 PDT
Posted From: Australia
Name:  Guy Strazz
Comments:

Dear Becky,

Althoug it is over a year now, I have only just learned of Mr Lawrence's Passing - a sad piece of news indeed. I remember calling Bill from Sydney, Australia, to order three jazz pick-ups for my strat and I was in awe of this remarkably kind and clever man - he wanted to know details about my playing and sound that I heard in my head before reccommending a pick up that would hopefully make me happy; that, they did very much!

From today, as I continue play this guitar, Bill's genius and humanity will live with me through his sound even more. Thank you forever! And thanks to Becki and the team for mantaining the legacy.

Vale BL


Guy Strazz

PS. I requested a YES to receiving a thank you message only to ascertain that Becky has read my message.


Message Number: 1688 - Sunday, November 23, 2014 16:59:03 PDT
Posted From: United States
Name:  TIMOTHY WAYNE FULLEN
Comments:

I LOVE YOUR PICKUP'S THAT IS ALL I HAVE IN ALL MY WASHBURN GUITARS...AND I LOVE LOVE LOVE THEM ...............TIMOTHY


Message Number: 1687 - Wednesday, June 4, 2014 11:52:00 PDT
Posted From:
Name:  Kyle Sullivan
Comments:

The best pickups in the world!! I have turned all of my friends onto Bill Lawrence pickups/gotten them to order them. Bill Lawrence pickups are the ONLY pickups I will use in my guitars! Thank you, Becky!

Sincerely, Kyle