For nearly 30 years Derek Duncan has been involved with the family business. Like his parents, he has a passion for great tone. From an early age, he knew he wanted to build great pickups but also knew it would take a lot of dedication. He honed his craft by observing Seymour and MJ build pickups for many legendary guitarists. He accumulated a deep understanding of the business by immersing himself in a variety of roles.
Today, Derek manages the Custom Shop and plays an important role in designing new pickups, custom projects, and improving production performance. Watch Seymour and Cathy talk about the vital role Derek plays and catch a glimpse of what goes into building high quality pickups.