Harvesting Guitars from the Bones of New York City (Video)


Reclaimed lumber is being used for tables, headboards, and floors, but now Rick Kelly is using it to make guitars. His shop Carmine Street Guitars is handcrafting custom made guitars from historic materials taken from all over New York City. In this mini-doc, Kelly explains the process behind creating his one-of-a-kind pieces used by artists like Bob Dylan, Lou Reed and Steely Dan.