One of the challenges faced when traveling with equipment is how to properly protect it from various hazards. Possible threats to the integrity of expensive electronic hardware include physical shock from drops or bumps, electrostatic discharge and theft. However, one danger posed for your equipment that you may not have considered is overheating. However, it […]
Red Bull gives you wings, and it is our duty to protect those wings. That is why when our 12-year-old cases for the Red Bull Air Race planes came to us for an upgrade, we were happy to take them into our shop and make sure everything was up to date.
When we were contacted by a local collector to build a custom case for a priceless, original Gauguin wood carving, we jumped at the opportunity. We’ve been building custom cases for decades – since 1976 to be exact – and we knew we could build a case that would protect this customer’s artifact for many, many years to come.
If you’ve been in the market for a flight case to protect your critical equipment while you’re traveling or on tour, then you’ve probably seen the gamut of cases available. If that’s true, you’ve probably also seen that the prices range by a considerable margin. You might have asked yourself why the prices vary by […]
We’ve all heard the sad news that Prince has passed away, and like you, I remember exactly where I was when I first heard the heartbreaking report. The news media and supermarket tabloids continue to revel in every new wrinkle in the story of this member of rock royalty’s life and death. But we’re focusing […]
On a slightly overcast April day in London back in 1963, Ringo Starr and the Beatles’ manager, Brian Epstein, visited Drum City Ltd, so Ringo could find a new drum kit. His previous set, a British-made Premier mahogany Duroplastic four-piece kit, was showing its age. What happened next depends on who you ask, since many […]
The Stone Temple Pilots are an American rock band from our home state of California. The band begun with Scott Weiland, brothers Dean and Robert DeLeo, and Eric Kretz. They formed in San Diego in 1989, and didn’t become the Stone Temple Pilots that we know today until 1992. Their name change happened when they […]
At Encore Cases, we can make and create anything our customers’ hearts desire. We can figure out sizing, design, layout, even colors. We have created standard black cases, as well as ventured into more colorful areas – blues, whites, grays, reds… and for the American punk rock band Green Day, Encore Cases made them all […]
Before she had production companies to handle all her equipment for her, Lady Gaga, aka Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, personally purchased her cases directly from Gary Peterson at Encore. While her taste in fashion may make some people scratch their heads, her choice of case manufacturers was right on target. The singer, songwriter and actress […]