"He's been referred to as a multi-tasking machine, jaw-dropper, and show-stopper.  In a world with many great guitar players, Lacy takes the term somewhere else.  He is truly unique."  Ann Wickstrom, Vintage Guitar Magazine December 2003.

Photos

Gopherwood Guitars

Ben is a new endorsing artist for Gopherwood Guitars, it is a truly beautiful instrument!

Ben & Relish Guitars

Nice!

Relish Guitars

Ben with Silvan Kung (Co-Founder Relish Guitars) and guitar-tech guru, Thomas Nordegg, at Winter NAMM '19...Ben is a proud new endorser of these fantastic guitars!

Relish Guitars

Rick Hall, Thomas Nordegg, Silvan Kung, and Ben Lacy at Winter NAMM 2019 in Anaheim, CA.

ToneWoodAmp

The wonderful ToneWoodAmp family at Winter NAMM 2019 in Anaheim, CA.

colors

Photo by Mathew Preston

Ben with Steve Lukather

Ben met one of his heroes at NAMM '17...Steve Lukather!

Jude Gold

Recording "No Guitar is Safe" Podcast with Jude Gold, January 2017. Very Excited!

Lizard Spit booth NAMM '17

Ben proudly endorses Lizard Spit Guitar Care Products!

Ben with Steve Vai

Ben and Jay Roberts opened for Steve Vai's Passion & Warfare 25th Anniversary Tour in Nashville and Knoxville, November 19/20, 2016.

Ben with Tommy Emmanuel

Tommy Emmanuel was backstage at the Steve Vai show in Nashville 11/2016.

Ben with Jay Roberts

Soundcheck at Marathon Music Works Nashville. Steve Vai show 11/2016.

Ben with Jay Roberts

Ben and Jay Roberts in Nashville, 11/2016.

Ben with Thomas Nordegg

Ben with guitar tech guru, Thomas Nordegg, at the Steve Vai show in Nashville, 11/2016.

Breeders Cup Festival

Ben Lacy putting on a great guitar face at The Breeders Cup Festival 2015 in Lexington, KY!

Breeder's Cup Festival

Ben Lacy and Alan McKenzie at The Breeders Cup Festival 2015 in Lexington, KY.

Ben with Alan McKenzie

Ben Lacy and Alan McKenzie at The Breeders Cup Festival 2015 in Lexington, KY.

Ben Lacy and Chris Kael (FFDP)

Ben's friend, Chris Kael of Five Finger Death Punch, came out to Parlay Social on Wednesday September 2, 2015.

Ben with Corey Cross

Ben and Corey Cross, photo courtesy of Kay Foley.

Ben and Alan McKenzie

Nashville Guitar Festival, April 4, 2015.

Ben with Taylor Rhodes

Taylor Rhodes, songwriter, producer, and musician, was at The Nashville Guitar Festival. April 4th, 2015.

Ben with Troy Luccketta(Tesla)

Ben met Troy Luccketta at The Nashville Guitar Festival. April 4th, 2015.

Ben Lacy and David McLean

Ben with David McLean, founder of The Lexington Music Awards. Ben was honored with Best Guitarist. February 2015.

Ben Lacy and Bill Meck

Ben with Lexington Celebrity and WLEX Channel 18 meteorologist Bill Meck!

JD Legends Franklin, Ohio

Ben opened for Bret Michaels at JD Legends Ohio, September 27, 2014. Great show!

Bret MIchaels and Ben Lacy

Ben opened for Bret Michaels September 27, 2014, JD Legends Ohio.

Ben Lacy and Alan McKenzie

Opening for Bret Michaels at JD Legends Ohio, September 27, 2014.

Ben Lacy

...the beard

Ben Lacy opens for Leon Russell

On July 17th 2014, Ben Lacy and his drummer, Alan McKenzie, opened for the legendary Leon Russell at Buster's Billiards & Backroom! Photo courtesy of Kim Blackburn Photography.

Ben Lacy and Alan McKenzie

On July 17th 2014, Ben Lacy and his drummer, Alan McKenzie, opened for the legendary Leon Russell at Buster's Billiards & Backroom! Photo courtesy of Kim Blackburn Photography.

Ben Lacy at Buster's

On July 17th 2014, Ben Lacy and his drummer, Alan McKenzie, opened for the legendary Leon Russell at Buster's Billiards & Backroom! Photo courtesy of Kim Blackburn Photography.

Tim Farmer's Homemade Jam/March 2014

Ben Lacy playing with bassist, Bob Bryant, and drummer, Alan McKenzie, on the Tim's Farmer Homemade Jam television show. 2 episodes were filmed and are available to view on YouTube and www.timfarmershomemadejam.com.

Tim Farmers Homemade Jam/March 2014

Ben Lacy playing on the Tim's Farmer Homemade Jam television show. 2 episodes were filmed and are available to view on YouTube and www.timfarmershomemadejam.com.

Story Magazine, Fall 2013

"A more humble, thoughtful, friendly and engaging maestro you'll never meet." Willie Eames, Story Magazine.

From Story Magazine Fall 2013

"It's somewhere between an open secret and a fait accompli to people living in Lexington for the last 25 years that one of the best guitarists on earth lives and walks (and plays, of course) among them." Willie Eames, Story Magazine.

Blues Traveler with Ben Lacy

November 18th, Ben Lacy opened for Blues Traveler at Buster's Billiards & Backroom. 2013

Ben Lacy playing with Blues Traveler

Ben playing with Blues Traveler, Photo courtesy of Kay Foley. 11/18/13

John Popper, Ben Lacy, Alan McKenzie

After the show at Busters...11/18/13

John Popper and Ben Lacy

Ben with John Popper, 11/18/13

Ben Lacy at Busters

Photo courtesy of Estillator Photography. 11/18/13

John O'Hurley and Ben Lacy

Ben ran into John O'Hurley at The Bigg Blue Martini! Great guy! November 2013

Ben with Chick Corea

Ben with Chick Corea!

LA Guitar Festival July 2011

LA Guitar Festival 2011, Redondo Beach, California.

20th Century Guitar August 2006

Ben with Jim Rome

Ben had the pleasure of meeting Jim Rome while playing at The Bigg Blue Martini in Lexington Kentucky in 2012.

Breedlove Guitar Advertisement

November 2008, with friend Jay Roberts.

Ben Lacy, One Man Band

Vintage Guitar Magazine December 2003.

Ben and Bob Bryant

Ben Lacy and Bob Bryant playing at Buster's Backroom and Billiard's in Lexington, KY.

Guitar Player Magazine Feb. 2007

Ben was on Guitar Player Magazines "101 Forgotten Greats & Unsung Heroes" list in February 2007.

Ben Lacy and Bob Bryant

Ben and bassist Bob Bryant playing at Parlay Social in Lexington, KY.

Ben Lacy with Mark Mendoza

Ben ran into Mark Mendoza of Twisted Sister fame at the Gibson Booth at Winter NAMM 2012 in Anaheim, CA!

Ben Lacy and Jay Roberts

Ben and Jay Roberts playing at the Gibson Booth at Winter NAMM 2012, Anaheim, CA.

Ben Lacy and Stu Hamm

Ben met bassist Stu Hamm at Truefire's artist dinner in Anaheim, Ca in January 2012.

Ben Lacy and Steve Adelson

Ben goofing around with chapman stick player, Steve Adelson at the Breedlove booth at winter NAMM 2012.

Jeff "Skunk" Baxter

Ben and good friend, Jay Roberts, met Jeff "Skunk" Baxter at winter NAMM 2012.

Ben at the Overton Booth

Ben loves his Overton Bass Amp!

Ben Lacy

Overton Amplifiers artist roster.

Ben Lacy and Brad Wendkos

Ben (with Brad Wendkos) finally has his first instructional DVD with TrueFire!

Ben at the TrueFire studio

What an excellent experience! TrueFire!

Ben and Evelyn "Champagne" King

Ben and Evelyn "Champagne" King, NAMM buddies....winter NAMM 2011.

Ben and Erica

Ben with his wife, Erica, the woman behind the website, newsletter and merchandise.

Ben and Erica Lacy

Ben and Erica, married October 14, 2012 at The Barrel House Events Center in Lexington, Kentucky.

Ben and Laurence Juber

Ben with Laurence Juber at Winter NAMM 2011.

Ben and Thomas Nordegg

Ben Lacy with guitar tech guru and good friend, Thomas Nordegg. Winter NAMM 2011.

Ben and Dweezil Zappa

Ben with Dweezil Zappa.

Ben and Seymour Duncan

Ben with Seymour Duncan at Summer NAMM 2011.

Ben with Jimmie Vaughan

Ben and Jimmie Vaughan at The LA Guitar Festival 2011.

Ben and Dick Dale

Ben and Dick Dale at The LA Guitar Festival 2011.

Ben with Stanley Clarke

Ben and Stanley Clarke.

Ben and Frank Gambale

Ben with Frank Gambale.

Ben Lacy and Alan McKenzie

Playing with Alan McKenzie at O'Neill's Irish Pub in Lexington, KY.

Jude Gold

Recording "No Guitar is Safe" Podcast with Jude Gold, January 2017. Very Excited!

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