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Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are

We live to support musicians from beginner to pro by stocking major brands like Fender, Gibson, Mesa Boogie, PRS, Taylor, Suhr, and Tom Anderson, while featuring locals like Breedlove, Benson Amps, and Divine Noise Cables. Looking for something we don't have listed - something rare, vintage, or elusive? Let us know! We have tons of gear that isn't up online, and we love to gear hunt! Send us an email and we'll respond within 24 hrs. We also offer private lessons 7 days a week, and full service instrument and amp repair.

Our Custom Setup

On all new and used instruments, our luthier performs a custom setup before it goes out for sale. What's a custom setup? In a nutshell, it's quality control and fine-tuning. You see, most guitar stores unbox the instrument, price it, and put it out for sale. A few tune it up first. Even fewer check something like intonation.

But nobody does what we do.

We run a fret rocker across the entire fretboard to check for high frets. We do a neck adjustment on the truss rod to make sure the relief is correct - not too flat, not bowed like a banana. We file the slots in the nut, adjust bridges, and optimize saddles. We perfect the intonation. We inspect for finish flaws, electronic issues, and playability. We do all the things that a full setup would include - a value of $50-$100, depending on the instrument - for free.

For you. 

So you get an instrument that plays and sounds better than ever, at the best price in the world.

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