Chazz Bessette, Old Town Music's amplifier tech, has over 15 years experience building and working on music equipment and handles repairs on quality pro audio, guitar amplification, effects devices and guitar pickups. He began studying equipment under his father's guidance as a Washington state pre-teen and honed his skills over time reading books, building amplifiers and working in the field of instrument sales and repair.
His father, Chuck Bessette is himself an accomplished amplifier builder and designer in Washington state.
In Austin, Chazz made a name for himself as an accomplished tech, builder, pickup rewinder helping touring artists such as Dr. Dog, Bobby Whitlock (Derek and The Dominos), Bill Kirchen, Robert Plant, Dave Mason, and many others while remaining an in demand roots rock and roll and garage rock multi-instrumentalist.

Rate for amplifier/electronics service is: $70/hr

Deposits(Non-Refundable) deposits go towards diagnostic and in some cases repair if the fix is short. 

  • Tube Amps $0
  • Solid State Amps $35
  • Pedals $20
  • Keyboards $70
  • Casette/ Reel Tape Recorders, Mixers $70

For all Pickup Rewind Inquiries email Chazz at:

Need a quick repair for your gig tonight? We offer rush rates, please call for details.

All rates are for service only and are subject to change at any time. Parts charged separately.