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Sad news!

With a heavy heart I am writing to say that Blackhawk is no longer with us. For the past 7 years he worked here with us in the shop. He was head of...

Frank #@$!

Happy to say we now will have Frank Magazine available for purchase here in the shop. Though it isn't really a musical magazine, it's awesome and i...

It's Marvest Time!

Please join us in the shop Saturday,Sept. 17th!  1:45pm The Rifle and the Writer, a great sounding duo with a "pedal steel guitar"! listen. 3:50 ...

Hot Sauce to help ORC4G!

We've just received a new case of Ottawa Rock Camp for Girls Hot Sauce.   In case you aren't familiar with this organization, they are a dedicated ...

55 Years THANK YOU!!!!!

April 1st, 2015 marks the 55th anniversary for the shop here at 695 Bank St. If you're in the area please stop in for cake on Wednesday to help us ...

A sad day for Blackhawk and friends

We have learned of the passing of Shirley Bittner, the wonderful photographer who especially loved dogs and horses! Shirley would occasionally come...

Basement treasures and early close this Saturday!

Please note that we'll be closing early this Saturday, July 26th, at 1pm.Found a bunch of cool banjo parts, some well worn drum cases (still useful...

Guitars + Football = New Hours

We're very excited to have our new football team "The Ottawa RedBlacks"! In fact we're so excited we're going to change our hours (just a little bi...

Summertime Guitar Fun!

Along with all the festivals and community events going on this summer there are a couple of really cool projects that have caught my attention!  ...

More Bear Claw Spruce & 'B' Stock

This beauty has just come in along with a couple of other 'B' Stock models. These are great value, even more savings than with SF (factory second)...

Stunning Bear Claw Spruce!

This is one of the most beautiful spruce tops we have ever seen here at the shop. With apologies for the photo work that is obviously amateur (Dan ...

First Peak at the new S6 Mahogany Deluxe

Wow, nice combination: solid top, laminate back and sides, all in Mahogany. Built in Fishman pick up with sound hole mounted volume and tone contro...