Rob Cavallo

Rob Cavallo

Veteran record producer Rob Cavallo has used his trusty 514c on many hit songs. 



Veteran music producer Rob Cavallo, the Chairman of Warner Brothers Records, talks about the versatility and reliability of a Taylor guitar.


Player’s Guitar 

Music producer Rob Cavallo explains what he looks for in a guitar and why he considers his Taylor 514c a “player’s guitar.”



Music producer Rob Cavallo tracks the hit-making history of his Taylor 514c, which was nicknamed “Excalibur” by Billy Joe Armstrong from Green Day and used on songs including “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life),” the Goo Goo Dolls’ “Iris,” and Shinedown’s “Second Chance.”



Music producer Rob Cavallo recalls his first Taylor encounter, how came to acquire his 1996 514c (“my first real studio-quality acoustic”), and how it helped articulate a clear, strong punk-pop acoustic sound with bands in the studio.

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