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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
You’ve got enough on your plate. Let the Chicago Music Exchange help make your holidaze a little clearer with our Holiday Gift Guide! We’ve got the lowdown to keep you on the up-and-up with perfect presents for everyone on your list, including CME Exclusives you can’t get anywhere else, and our full-band breakdown makes it easy to get a jump on your shopping one category at a time. Now what are you waiting for? Bundle up and get goin’! Happy Holidays from everyone at the Chicago Music Exchange!
Get your gear in time for the holiday when you call, chat, email, or select from our expedited shipping options at checkout!
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The CME Holiday Gift Guide is your holiday how-to with great gifts for Mom, Dad, and everyone on your list! Take advantage of no-interest financing for up to 48 months on select brands! Now through December 13th, shop below or give us a call for more details!
Browse gifts under $100, check out carefully curated Staff Picks from your favorite CME experts, and shop more convenient categories that’ll take the guesswork out of your holiday hunt. It’s our favorite hack, just in time for the holidays, and it’s only at the Chicago Music Exchange! So skip the search and shop the CME Holiday Gift Guide now to get your shopping done in a flash before the gear they really want gets gone!
Get what you want or shop for the bass player in your life and beat the rush when you shop great gear in-stock right now! Shop our price drop basses, bundle up with our guitar and hardshell case bundles or buy the new, used or vintage bass you have had your eye on today!
Want your gear faster? Please take advantage of our expedited shipping methods at checkout or chat, email, or give us a call to learn more!
The Chicago Drum Exchange is getting in the holiday rhythm with kits, snares, and tons of great gifts for the backbone of the band! We’ve hand-picked our favorite finds and put them right here in this handy gift guide, so you’ll never drop the beat when it comes to getting just the right gear for your little drummer boy or girl!
Stuck between rock and a hard place? Let the Chicago Synth Exchange plug you into what they really want this year with a stunning selection of synths, desktop modules, rack units, mics, interfaces, and more great gear to simplify your holiday shopping!
Registers ring. Are you listening? That’s because the Chicago Music Exchange is heating up with effects pedals that are the perfect present for you and yours! Like this New Vidami Blue Hands Free Video Looper & DAW Controller, which allows learners to keep their hands on their instrument 100% of the time during their online lessons, speeding up time to success. Bundle up effects pedals with limited-edition models when you shop Effects Bundles. Get what you want guilt-free and shop great gear in-stock right now at prices that are sure to make your holiday bright!
Get yours in time for the holiday when you call, chat, email, or select from our expedited shipping options at checkout!
Vintage gear is the gift that keeps on giving year after year. From time-tested to tried-and-true, our curated selection of vintage guitars, drums, amps, and more make holiday history, turning a simple celebration into one for the ages.
EXTENDED HOLIDAY STORE HOURS (CST)
- Tuesday, Dec. 14th - Dec. 18th -
- Sunday, Dec. 19th - Open 11am - 5pm
- Monday, Dec. 20th - Closed
- Tuesday, Dec. 21st - Dec. 23rd -
Open 11am - 7pm
- Friday, Dec. 24th - Open 10am - 4pm
- Saturday, Dec. 25th - Closed
- Sunday, Dec. 26th - Open 11-5pm
- Monday, Dec. 27th - Closed
Epiphone unveils the new Billie Joe Armstrong Signature LP Junior, perfect for pros, novices, and beginners alike, finished in an ultra-clean Classic White with black accents. Preorder yours now!View Details
The Chicago Music Exchange is proud to welcome Revv Amplification to our ever-growing list of the world’s best manufacturers. Get your engine running with amps, effects, and extension cabs by Revv today! Just call, click, or stop in to put the pedal to the metal.View Details
The Acoustasonic Player Telecaster is the latest in Fender’s ever-evolving line of acoustic/electric hybrid models, and you can get yours at the Chicago Music Exchange! Preorder your choice of Brushed Black, Shadow Burst, Butterscotch Blonde, and Arctic White finishes today!View Details