Most Unsung Local Hero

Tommy Rodriguez

Readers' Pick

This musician and supplier of custom-made, classical guitars is a one-man operation. Tommy Rodriguez makes around 15 acoustic guitars by hand each year, while “helping out with the local music scene,” he says. Why is demand so high? Because unlike something mass-produced, he says, his guitars will “be with you for the rest of your life.”


Second Place: Lisa Taranto, Tricycle Gardens founder

Third Place: Page Wilson, late Americana musician

More Categories

More Categories


Arts, Culture and Entertainment

Food and Drink

Goods and Services

Living and Recreation


People, Politics and Media


Showing 1-1 of 1


Add a comment