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McKenna Faith

Products used: Clayton picks

“I’ve been using Clayton Picks since I started playing guitar.I love Clayton Picks because they’re of the highest quality and are made right here in the USA which is perfect for this home-grown country girl. Rather playing for tons of fans at sold-out shows or around the bonfire- I would never think of having anything but strong, crack proof Clayton Picks in my hand…”

McKenna Faith is a 16 year old country music singer/songwriter from Ukiah, CA. Singing since she was a little girl, she grew up in the rodeo circuit. From singing the national [...]

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Needmore

Products used: Acetal 1.00mm

“When I first played with a Steve Clayton pick, I knew it was perfect for my style.  These picks are very durable, and present a wonderful, warm tone, without all of the pick noise.  The texture of the pick feels great, and also helps prevent slipping.” – GARRETT McARTHUR

“Whether I’m in the studio recording our next single, or playing live in front of 20,000 fans, I use Clayton picks.  They have the perfect balance of flexibility and durability for my playing style.  With SC picks, my imagination can be my reality.” – DANNY MARECO

Self [...]

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Ray Johnston

Products used: Delrin and Acetal .63mm

“I love my Clayton picks. Because i have several styles I like to play, I use different gauge picks throughout our concerts. For open strumming, I use the pink Delrin Clayton pick. For songs where I use my percussion style and pluck-rhythm, I use the orange Delrin and Acetal .63mm picks. If i am so caught up in the moment and forget to switch picks between songs, the yellow pick is my choice for multi purpose use. I sweat during our concerts and I like the feel of the Delrin picks. The Delrins allow [...]

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Robert Kearns

Products used: Acetal Rounded Triangle .80mm

“It just feels like the best pick for me when I play with them. They are the correct pick to use, and they feel better than any other pick… Even when my bass is not plugged in, the sound is louder. They provide a better tone.”

Robert Kearns is an American bassist who has played with several notable bands. He is from Conover, NC. He was a founding member of Cry of Love from 1989 until 1997 and went on to join The Bottle Rockets from 1998 until 2005. In 2009 he was named [...]

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Phillip Sweet

Products used: Acetal, standard .80mm

“Clayton picks have the perfect balance of durability, and flexibility for my playing style. I really like the tone I get out of the strings without the pick noise, and and the texture of the picks keeps them from slipping out of my fingers.”

Phillip Sweet is one of the lead singers/guitarists of the country music band Little Big Town. Unlike most vocal bands, all four members of Little Big Town share the lead vocals. Phillip joined the band to complete the quartet in 1998. Prior to Little Big Town Phillip was part of his [...]

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Mike Bray

Products used: Acetal .80, Standard, Clayton Custom picks

“There is absolutely no match for the comfort, tone and durability of Clayton picks.The guys from Tenacious D turned me onto them, and I have used nothing else since! My “go to” guitar pick is the standard Acetal .80, they are reliable, comfortable and really hard to wear down. We are proud to have Steve Clayton as the official guitar pick of the “Kyle Gass Band”. Long Live Clayton!”

Singer/Guitarist/Multi-instrumentalist Mike Bray was hand-selected by KG to front The Kyle Gass Band. Mike came to Los Angeles from Mahomet, Illinois in 2007 [...]

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Overdrive

Products used: .80mm acetal

“Nothing beats a Clayton!” -Mike Stricklin

Overdrive was formed when Mike and TJ (Former Fallen Kingdom) joined forces with brothers Derek and Tyler Hartsook (Former Achronica). in late 2011. Wasting no time, they quickly jumped into the studio to record their first full length debut album, while playing shows from time to time. They have been making quite a stir in the music industry with their heavy/melodic music, and are planning on putting together a US tour upon completion of their album.

Links:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/overdrivemusic7
YouTube: www.youtube.com/overdrivemusic7
Reverbnation: www.reverbnation.com/overdrivemusic

Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r1HFK3LWZK8&list=PLB16F7127D2A78F4B&feature=plcp

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Michael Britt of Lonestar

Products used: White Delrin 0.80mm.

“I love my Steve Clayton picks. They are consistent and smooth feeling and they’ve just become an extension of my playing.”

Michael Britt is one of the founding members for the country group Lonestar. Lonestar has sold over 10 million records and has had 10 #1 songs in their 20-year career. They have performed their hits “Amazed”, “I’m Already There”, “Smile”, “Tell Her”, “What About Now”, “Front Porch Looking In” and “Walking In Memphis” (to name a few) to crowds around the world. Lonestar spent some time in Kuwait last year entertaining military troops [...]

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