Tom Holmes

product types: 

  • electric guitars
  • pickups


Tom Holmes has been electric guitars and pickups since the 1970s in Joelton, Tennessee. Holmes has made electric guitars or pickups for many famous guitar players including: Bo Diddley, Lenny Breau, Billy Gibbons, Gary Moore, Peter Frampton and Albert King. Since the early 1990s his USA made PAF pickups have become legendary. Some Tom Holmes pickups & guitars are made in Japan (by Momose?). Holmes was considering retirement 2022 but as of January 2023 he was still winding pickups at around 7 sets per month.

Source: Tom Holmes Company website


Tom Holmes Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 414
37080 Joelton , TN
United States
Tennessee US