The Guitars of Bob Dylan

We are pretty damn glad that Bob Dylan picked up an electric guitar and showed the world that he was just as much of a Rocker as he was a Storyteller.

The Evolution of the Gretsch Sound

The story of Gretsch spans more than 100 years—135 years to be exact. The family-owned company has been through many ups and downs throughout its ...

Taylor Grand Pacific

The newest offerings from Taylor, the Grand Pacific line is unlike any Taylor that’s come before. In fact, they’re unlike any dreadnought that’s co...

A&F Drums 2020 New Releases

After much talk, A&F finally branches out into hardware with a gorgeous new nickel line. Expanding their line of metal shelled snares, A&F ...

Fender Rarities, Alternate Reality, and Parallel Universe Series Guitars

Bass Guitar Buying Guide

Get the bass that's right for you! Use our Chicago Music Exchange approved, handy dandy bass buying price guide! That low tone is just one click aw...

Vintage Vibes: 1970 Sonic Blue Fender Jazz Bass

God Bless the Lone Star State! This 1970 Fender Jazz Bass, the Cadillac of jazz basses for its custom, car-inspired Sonic Blue color, shown here ag...

Vintage Vibes: 1961 Fireglo Rickenbacker 330 Capri

Nathaniel is runnin’ down a Rick’ in this video starring our 1961 330 Capri. 1961 was the last year for colored pickguards, oven-style knobs, and t...

Vintage Vibes: 1952 Goldtop Gibson Les Paul

We're over the moon to have another stunning Goldtop in the store! Featuring the infamous trapeze wrap-under bridge, two perfect P90 pickups, and j...

Vintage Vibes: Roland GR-700 Guitar Synthesizer

Our resident metaphysical oracle, Future Joel, soul-bonds with “Midnight” Mike Hussa to demonstrate the infinite groove of the Roland GR-700 Guitar...

Vintage Vibes: Cherry 1962 Gibson ES-335TD

Joel's back! This time he shows off an extraordinary All original Cherry 1962 Gibson ES-335TD. This "Custom Made" Gibson ES-335 is quite a find.

Vintage Vibes: History of the Gibson J-50

Played by a host of acoustic luminaries like Jorma Kaukonen, John Hiatt, Brad Paisley, and Bob Dylan, the J-50 is every bit as versatile as the J-4...