Virgil Arlo Pickups Reviews

These days you see a lot of product demos on Social Media. The reviews you see at this site and on our Youtube & Facebook pages are typically self shot by customers on their cell phone.  

Most all of our customers send long thank you e-mails after installing their new Virgil Arlo pickups.  About 1 out of 250 might take the time to shoot a short testimonial on their phone.  

You can hear the tone and see the joy caused by these pickups. These are among the most Sincere & Thoughtful reviews you will find anywhere online. These guys could play anything they want including vintage pickups, it is humbling that they chose Virgil Arlo pickups.

These pickups are the secret weapon of many top Touring & Session players. Many Top Pro's equip all of their main working guitars with Virgil Arlo Pickups. A lot of guys go so far to replace their vintage pickups with these gems. Check out the sound clips below to hear why top players love these pickups.

Strat Reviews

P.A.F. Humbucker Reviews

Tele Pickups Reviews:


"Mr. Arlo makes Incredible Pickups! Over the years, I've played a lot of different pickups & the Virgil Arlo's are the best. The best by far!"

Mike Gallaher, Legendary Guitarist - Joe Cocker & Leon Russell.

"Beautiful Sounding Pickups! Don't waste your time buying vintage pickups for thousands of dollars. Just buy these & You will be right there with'em."

Dani Robinson, Guitarist - Billy Cox Experience (Plays & Sings the Jimi Hendrix parts).

"I went to a Session right after getting my Arlo's installed. My Guitar sounded so good, the Engineer asked "what are you doing different". I told him, I just got a set of Virgil Arlo Pickups. I love the tone of these pickups."

Pat Buchanan, Legendary Session Guitarist in Nashville w/ 1000's of credits including Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Hall & Oates, Trace Adkins, Cameo, Cyndi Lauper, Amy Grant & Ray Davies (the Kinks)

Mr. Arlo Knows What He's Doing and has been doing it for a long time. Let me tell you, this is the best upgrade I've made to a Guitar that I can remember.  

Steve Ouimette, Composer/Artist/Producer - Credits include Guitar Hero & Alice Cooper

They are so close (to my 1956 Strat), it's really hard to tell the difference... I think they're the best Strat Pickups made.

Allen Hinds, Recording Artist, Session Legend, Guitar Techniques Contributor & Musicians Institute Instructor

Virgil Arlo Guitar Forum 

I'm just amazed how good these pickups sound...For the first time in my life...All the notes on the neck are just the right balance.

Leonardo Amuedo, Virtuoso Guitarist- Chris Botti & Blood Sweat & Tears.

Mr. Arlo's pickups sound pretty amazing. I'm stoked to finally have them in my guitar. I highly recommend these.

Bennett Lewis, Guitarist - Maren Morris

These pickups sound amazing...I feel like I'm playing an old PAF....They fixed this guitar (1967 Gibson ES-335)

Ford Thurston, Nashville based Session & Touring Guitarist/Lead Guitarist for Randy Houser



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A-Z Guitar 317-565-2588

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