It was a chain reaction; Gage Brewer had obtained from George Beauchamp of the National String Instrument Corporation an Electric Hawaiian A-25 lap-steel and an Electric Spanish Standard. He had to be heard, not to get lost in the Big Band brass. Rickenbacker in 1932, Dobro in 1933, National, AudioVox and Volu-tone in 1934, Vega, Epiphone, and Gibson in 1935. Then, this radio repairman changed the guitar world with his Broadcaster, after that it was too late to go back.