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The Guitar Store

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Fantastic shop!

I visited Guitar Store to ask them to look at my ancient EVO 12 string to see if it could be made... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Sara T
First Visit Won't be the Last

This was my first visit to the Guitar Store and I wasn't disappointed. I was greeted on entering... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Sotr75
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The Premier Music Store in Southampton! An Acoustic Store set out like an Old American Barn, Drum Store like a 50's Diner (Complete with '57 Chevy coming out the wall), and the Electric Store absolutely CRAMMED with stock and kitted out with a...more
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62-66 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GD, England
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

I visited Guitar Store to ask them to look at my ancient EVO 12 string to see if it could be made playable and to get my Tanglewood Ovation re-strung. The help and advice that Jamie gave was second to none. He really knows his...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

This was my first visit to the Guitar Store and I wasn't disappointed. I was greeted on entering cheerfully by the two gents behind the counter, one younger, one older and was welcomed to browse, which I did extensively. The shop is well stocked and...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Speak as you find, I can’t fault this place and their real world advice from gigging musicians. I have been a customer since 1995 and I’ve not found the same quality service anywhere else. Firstly I recently bought a Japanese Ibanez RG550 On a whim...More

Thank Paul J
Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Hi Paul, Many thanks for taking the time and effort to leave your feedback, it really is very much appreciated. Let me know how you got on with the EQ pedal - interested to see how it worked out for you.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Came in for an electric drum kit and amp today, not pushy at all, we were given a few demo's and they even held it for me til the end of the day and the lad put it in our car. A nice well stocked...More

Thank Daniel I
Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it really is appreciated.

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Went in to try an amp out. The older gentleman (owner?) asked the previous customer to leave to make space for me which was completely unnecessary. While I was trying the amp I mentioned that I already had an amp and for some reason the...More

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Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Hi James, thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback and I’m very sorry that your trip to the store left you feeling disappointed. We are a guitar store, run by guitarists, for guitarists, and whilst we literally have thousands of people in the...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

They stock some great gear, really high end stuff, and the prices seem fine but the two older chaps who work there (I presume one is the owner?) are just so unfriendly and discourteous. Shame, because there was a young chap also serving who couldn’t...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic shop , amazing stock and staff , it’s like a London store but in Southampton , good prices but if you’ve seen it cheaper they will match it , what great guys !

Thank afgdegvdjjf
Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it really is appreciated.

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing place. Went in for a single string and came out with a wealth of knowledge. And a free string. Thanks.

Thank jipspips
Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it really is appreciated.

Reviewed 28 June 2017

I just came back from the Guitar Store near the train station in Southampton and I was really impressed by the variety of guitars in stock and the amazing staff. I spent some time trying out a guitar and had a great experience. Owners Jamie...More

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Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it really is appreciated.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went to the store to enquire about a starter electric guitar setup for my daughter. Assistant was incredibly helpful and gave us an incredibly comprehensive demo of several guitars and an amp to show the styles guitar/amp could play. Could have been an intimidating experience...More

Thank Andy H
Guitar S, Director of Sales at The Guitar Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it really is appreciated.

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