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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
Bells are ringing and choirs are singing, which can only mean one thing…. So, whether you have a music-maker on your gift list, or you’re shopping for yourself this holiday season, cut through the fog of your holidaze with CME’s 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! Our full-band breakdown makes it easy to get a jump on your shopping—one category at a time. What are you waiting for? Bundle up and get going! Happy Holidays from everyone at the Chicago Music Exchange!
Get your gear in time for the holidays when you call, chat, email, or select from our expedited shipping options at checkout!
Joel Patterson Performs Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar Tunes for Solo Show at CME!
Celebrating the green-vinyl reissue of his 14-song instrumental album, Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar, first released in 2017, Joel Paterson—a weekly mainstay with his band every Monday night at Chicago’s most iconic jazz club, The Green Mill Cocktail Lounge—will be sharing his favorite Christmas tunes played in a variety of genres, including jazz, western swing, rock & roll and classic country at Chicago Music Exchange!
Join us inside CME’s Lincoln Avenue showroom on Thursday, December 22 at 4 p.m., as the guitar wizard (who sometimes slings his steel guitar onstage) brings you the best in jazz, blues, western swing, and everything in between, set to your favorite holiday songs!
Conceived as an amalgamation of two amps country legend Brad Paisley helped popularize —the Stang Ray and the DB4—the new Dr. Z X-RAY combines the best of both earlier amplifiers, alongside a few tweaks, modifications, and design evolutions. Learn more on Chicago Music Exchange's Soundboard Blog!View Details
Now available at Chicago Music Exchange: the Orangewood Guitars Juniper live rubber bridge guitar acoustic guitars provide musicians with a modern parlor model that delivers a clean muted tone, yet doesn’t compromise on functionality or performance. Learn more on the Soundboard Blog!View Details
The new Intuitive Instruments Exquis controller—now available at Chicago Synth Exchange!—combines an intuitive MPE controller with a versatile app, promising to revolutionize the way you compose music! Learn more on Chicago Music Exchange's Soundboard Blog!View Details