TJ McGann


Oral History Information

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Guitar Repair Technician

TJ McGann, a distinguished guitar repair technician, boasts an illustrious career spanning decades. Renowned for his meticulous craftsmanship, TJ has served a multitude of esteemed guitarists, including Bucky Pizzarelli, and the iconic Les Paul. His expertise has been instrumental in shaping the musical instruments of legends. A stalwart presence at the NAMM show, TJ has contributed significantly to its success for many years. Notably, he played a pivotal role in Muriel Anderson’s All-Star guitar night in Nashville during the early 2000s, leaving an indelible mark on the event's history. As an avid supporter of the NAMM oral history program, TJ has facilitated numerous crucial interviews, cementing his legacy as a passionate advocate for music preservation and innovation. Additionally, his endorsement of GHS strings underscores his unwavering commitment to quality and excellence in the industry.