Speakeasy Vintage Music


Speakeasy Vintage Music, Inc. was founded by Steve Hayes and was located just outside the small town of Dover in Pennsylvania. The company continued operations following Mr. Hayes death in 2012 under the direction of his wife Doreen.

Mr. Hayes passing and the slow economic recovery resulted in the decision to cease operations October 1st 2014.

Still Available for Purchase

Nothing. Chad Snyder is no longer accepting orders from the public at large.

Those seeking additional information on past Speakeasy products should contact Ted Thompson, former employee and engineer for Speakeasy Vintage Music. He will provide LIMITED technical assistance where possible.


Steve often said that Bill Beers had effectively killed his own legacy by keeping his designs such a closely held secret, and made it clear that he did not want to follow the same path.

Speakeasy gear was designed to last and he wanted to do everything possible to see it live on well past any of us. Below you will find a catalog of information relating to the various products once sold by Speakeasy. It is offered without warranty, or any promise of support, for use by future technicians to perform maintenance and repair on Speakeasy products.


These designs are NOT being released into public domain, but are to be respected according to the terms of the license below.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.