Buying Guides

  1. Gifts for Guitarists

    Line 6 sonic port

    It’s that time of year again! We’ve assembled a number of buying and gift guides to help make your holiday shopping a little bit easier. Shopping for musicians can be tricky. That’s why we’ve got the perfect list of gifts for guitarists. From creative to practical, here’s a variety of gift options for you to consider:

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  2. Best Digital Pianos Under $500

    Piano Keys

    Digital pianos come in a variety of sizes, capabilities, and price points. We have instruments with black and white keys that range from a couple hundred dollars to over $15,000. That’s quite a range to consider when purchasing a digital piano, so in this article we’re going to focus on the best digital pianos under $500. This budget will give any beginner an excellent piano experience while eliminating the size and maintenance of an acoustic piano.

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  3. Gifts for Pianists

    GoMixer

    It’s that time of year again! We’ve assembled a number of buying and gift guides to help make your holiday shopping a little bit easier. Shopping for musicians can be tricky. That’s why we’ve got the perfect list of gifts for pianists. From creative to practical, here’s a variety of gift options for you to consider:

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  4. Ukulele Buying Guide

    Ukuleles

    A few years ago, the ukulele made a gigantic comeback and was brought back into the public eye. Artists like Twenty One Pilots and Jason Mraz have helped bring the ukulele into mainstream music, but it’s not just the chart-topping hits that have continued to attract more and more people to the instrument. The popularity of the ukulele continues largely due to the fact that it is an extremely accessible instrument. For instruments like guitar or drums, the learning curve can be fairly steep. It’s hard to make the sounds you want right away and takes a great deal of practice and patience. But with a ukulele, you can create music in seconds. In addition, the price tag can be much friendlier with a ukulele, which makes it great as a low-risk gift or purchase. Before you jump in, there are a few things you should know. Here are a few tips on what to look for when buying your first ukulele:

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  5. Guitar Buying Guide

    Acoustic guitar

    Buying a guitar for the first time? Choosing an instrument can be intimidating, exhilarating, frightening, and wonderful all at the same time. With so many options available, it can leave you overwhelmed and content to just play the radio. You’re not alone! We’ve all been there and are here to help you navigate your way through this crazy maze and find your way to the guitar that works best for you. First, let’s go through a few basics so you can better understand the available options when browsing. Then, we’ll present some recommended models for you to consider.

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  6. Gifts for Drummers

    Stick Holder

    It’s that time of year again! We’ve assembled a number of buying and gift guides to help make your holiday shopping a little bit easier. Shopping for musicians can be tricky. That’s why we’ve got the perfect list of gifts for guitarists. From creative to practical, here’s a variety of gift options for you to consider:

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  7. Home Digital Piano Buying Guide

    piano and sheet music

    Buying a digital piano for your home? Choosing an instrument can be intimidating, exhilarating, frightening, and wonderful all at the same time. With so many options available, it can leave you overwhelmed and content to just play the radio. You’re not alone! We’ve all been there and are here to help you navigate your way through this crazy maze and find your way to the instrument that works best for you. First, we’ll go through a few benefits of purchasing a digital piano. Then it’s time to define a few terms you’ll see throughout your browsing. Finally, we end with a few recommendations at a variety of price points and applications.

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  8. Holiday Gift Guide 2018

    Alesis Nitro Drum set

    While some aspects of holiday shopping have never been easier, finding the right gift for a musician always seems to be a challenge. We love our musicians and want to support their music making, but it sure can be difficult to know what to buy. Help has arrived! On this list we have gifts for every budget and player, everything you need this holiday season at the best prices. If you have questions or need additional gift ideas, please contact our Sales Advisors at 800-783-3368 or [email protected]. Happy shopping!

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