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Vivid Remorse

Products used: Colored Delrin 0.88, Rounded Triangle

“The best complement for a guitar player, is to have his own brand in the details, that´s why I use Clayton Custom Picks”

Formed in 2006 in Barcelona (Spain), VIVID REMORSE is an unconventional band. Based on a mixture of both classic and modern thrash with some groove, speed metal, crossover, hardcore and death metal influences, the result is a very distinctive and unique style and a particular sound, which combines the classic and the melody of bands such Metallica or Death Angel with the modernity of Machine Head and Pantera and the [...]

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Tommy Z

Products used: Acetal Teardrop guitar picks.

“Someone gave me a Clayton guitar pick about ten years ago and haven’t used another type or brand since. It is an integral link in the chain between myself and the guitar.”

Beginning as a teenager in the talent-rich Western New York music scene, Tommy Z is a guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer/engineer/composer who has been described as a “blues treasure” by legendary 97 Rock/WBFO DJ Jim Santella (WBFO), and “one of WNY’s best kept secrets” by Sarah French, Blues Matters Magazine. Though he is a guitar-driven electric blues-based stylist onstage, in the studio Tommy composes a variety [...]

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Selfish Machines

Products Used: Custom Acetal Guitar picks (Rounded Triangle/size 0.38, Standard shape/size 0.8 & 1.0) Custom Black Celluloid Guitar Picks (Standard shape/size 0.8)

“I’ve tried many picks and after a lot of trial & error I settled on Clayton Picks. I love the variety of shapes and sizes they offer as I mix it up based on the style of the song I’m rocking for the crowds.”

Stirling Sykes began playing Bass guitar on his 8th birthday and later transitioned into a guitar player, drummer, and keyboard player as well. At just 11yrs old Stirling founded the band Selfish Machines [...]

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Tony Musallam of Restrayned

Products used: Clayton White and Colored Delrin 1.0 picks, Clayton Glow in the Dark 1.0 picks, Black Celluloid 1.0 picks

“I have been using Clayton picks for the past four years. They are, in my opinion, the best on the market. My favorite is the Delrin 1.0 picks. They provide me with a sharp attack and a non-slip grip. No more worrying about losing your pick in the middle of a fast run. They are also very durable! Most picks don’t last through a rehearsal. But the Clayton Delrin picks last for several rehearsals without grinding down. I will never [...]

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Shaken

Products used: Both guitarists (Tommy and Wyatt), as well as Bassist (Justin) use Custom colored 0.73 Delrin picks.

“We love using the Clayton Custom Delrin picks. They are very durable, and feel great. The custom print looks great, so they make superb promotional items, and great souvenirs for our fans to grab when they see them flying from stage.”

Since the bands inception in 2003, SHAKEN has paved their own road through the music industry with blood, sweat, tears, and passion for the music they create. This road culminated in 2011 with the success of their “New Beginning” EP, [...]

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Troy Elmore

Products used: Clayton custom black celluloid pick. Standard 0.80mm with full color print on both sides.

The Seattle based group Arisen From Nothing offers a powerful, lethal combination of hard rock and metal, heard live and on their 2012 sophomore release, In Nothing We Trust. The latest album represents and exciting evolution for the band with the addition of vocalist T.J.Hill. INWT sees the return of AFNs trademark groove oriented hooks and deeply riff driven backbone, but adds Hills powerful voice and ability to cross over vocal styles which range from modern metal to melodic, traditional hard rock. This blend [...]

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Victoria Lee and New Ground

Products used: Clayton USA custom picks

“‘Victoria Lee and New Ground’ uses and routinely gives out Clayton USA custom picks to our fans. They are the made of the highest quality materials and couldn’t be any easier to design and order! We are very happy and honored to be associated with and to represent Clayton USA products!! “

“Victoria Lee and New Ground” was formed in early 2012 by founding members Victoria Lee, Tyler Jackson, and Bailey Coe with Gary Baird formally joining the band later in 2013. Though, three fourths of New Ground’s members are celebrating their youth as [...]

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The Staylyns

Products used: Johnny Austin & Suzy Staton of The Staylyns use Custom Printed Guitar Picks by Clayton USA.

“Playing with Clayton Custom Printed Guitar Picks makes me feel like a Rockstar! I play red thin pearl printed picks so I break my picks at shows instead of my guitar strings, I play my guitar so hard that when they break and snap they fly off into the audience, and when fans grab for my busted printed guitar picks it just makes me feel much more famous than I am! Thank you Steve Clayton for helping me live my dream!” – [...]

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