Who we Are

Founded in 2007 the team here at 3 Monkeys is:

(L-R) Ossie, Brad, Greg in 2015.

Greg Howard (Idea Monkey)

Touring guitar tech for the last 25 years. Has worked with such artists as Aerosmith, AC/DC, Steely Dan, Green Day, Bon Jovi, Linkin Park, Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes, Daryl Hall & John Oates, The Verve Pipe, Cry of Love and many others. On the road experience in gear selection, setup and onstage troubleshooting of guitar rigs. Responsible for the daily restringing, tuning, intonation and maintenance of touring guitars. Greg is a self-professed gearhead and tone seeker. Roadie Resumé

Ossie Ahsen (Design Monkey)

Experienced amp tech, designer and builder for over 20 years. Has designed and built amps under the Blockhead brand name for bands such as Goo Goo Dolls, Blind Melon, Aerosmith, Green Day, etc. Oz builds guitars in his off time and is a seeker of the Les Paul grail.

Brad Whitford (Rock Star Monkey)

Guitarist for Aerosmith since 1971. A rock icon according to MTV and an inductee of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The guy whose albums you listened to in your formative years, or whose face adorned posters on your wall when you were a teenager. Brad is a racing fan and driver, gearhead and a rabid music fan.

How it began...