Blues City Music, LLC in Memphis, Tennessee, is the best place to find boutique guitars, amplifiers, effects, cables, stage lighting, and more.

Blues City Music, LLC sells Soldano, Diamond, Friedman, Diezel, Louis Electric, and Matchless guitar amplifiers; as well as Zemaitis, Diamond, Seagull, and Traveler guitars; Levy's custom leather guitar straps; Lava Cables, Solid Cables, and George L's instrument, speaker, and effects cables; American DJ LED stage lighting; parts, and more.

Hello from Memphis, Tennessee, the home of Blues City Music, Rock and Roll, and Delta Blues. 

We are so glad you stopped by for a visit.  So take your time, do your research and notice right off the bat that you are dealing with a company totally dedicated to a customer service initiative unlike any other music store you've ever encountered, so enjoy yourself.  Then when you are ready, give us a call, email, tweet, Face Book message, text, or come by our storefront and we'll be glad to answer any questions you may have. 

Blues City Music has been solely owned and operated by James L. Burke III since its inception in 2005.  BCM is a proud NAMM member, A+ rated Better Business Bureau member, a Trustwave member in regards to the security of online sales transactions, and our web store/website is a verified and encrypted https platform.

James is also a full time Boeing 777 Captain/Check Airman with FedEx Express, but Blues City Music is his passion.  This means you will get the products YOU want and not just what we may have in stock.  Noble concept right?  That's just the way we do business, the old fashioned way, based upon a handshake and good quality customer service. 

Blues City Music's boutique sales floor and live performance store front is located at 8014 Club Center Drive, Suite 12, Cordova, Tennessee, 38016, which is an eastern suburb of Memphis, Tennessee. 

We are also partnered with legendary American Recording Studio, in downtown Memphis.  Elvis Presley, Duck Dunn, Jeff Buckley, Sonic Youth, Loretta Lynn, Joe Perry, The Wilcos, The Barkays, etc. have all recorded here in the past.  You will have the opportunity to play any amplifiers etc. we may have as LOUD and as LONG as you like.  Remember, in the end it is all about YOUR TONE that matters.  So let us help you find it. 

Blues City Music is the world's largest stocking dealer for Soldano Custom Amplification.  We also carry Diamond Amplification Custom Shop and Vanguard series amplifiers, Friedman Amplification amplifiers and pedals, Diezel Amplification amplifiers and pedals, Louis Electric Amplifiers, Matchless Amplifiers; Zemaitis Guitars, Diamond Guitars, Traveler Guitars, Seagull Guitars; Diamond Tactical MOLLE system gig bags and attachment pouches; Levy's Custom leather guitar straps; Lava Cables, Solid Cables custom shop and GT instrument and speaker cables, George L's cables; ZVEX, Soldano, Diamond, Diezel, Friedman, Creation Audio Labs effects pedals; V-Picks; American DJ professional stage lighting; Kyser capos; Vic Firth drum sticks; replacement vacuum tubes etc., as well as a host of other high quality products.  

For those looking for a fantastic option for customer financing, BCM utilizes the services of Lending USA.  All details are enclosed, and you will really appreciate the ease of applying, gaining approval, and acquiring the funds you desire. 

We really appreciate your patronage as we know you have a choice.  You've come to the right place.

Welcome to Blues City Music.

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Blues City Music "school band equipment" rental program

May 14, 2017

Hello from Memphis. So where can you find a really good band equipment rental program for your kids?  Blues City Music, that's where !!!  We love taking care of the kids.  We are proud to announce that we are fully established as a "Band Equipment Rental" dealer for Veritas Instrument Rentals.  They are based in Florida and are the gold standard for everything band equipment rental when it comes to your kids and their school programs.  They offer a multitude of instrument manufacturers to choose from while stocking everything from drums to tubas.  Go to our dedicated Veritas Instrument Rentals page, and check out the information we have posted there.  You can rent right from home by copying and pasting...

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LunaStone Overdrive pedals IN STOCK NOW !!!

April 22, 2017

Blues City Music is proud to announce that we have acquired an authorized dealership with LunaStone guitar effects pedals.  LunaStone is based out of Copenhagen, Denmark, with facilities here in the USA.  They make some of the most dynamic and natural sounding overdrive pedals I've ever heard, but you might ask, well what experience do they have?  Great question.  I asked them this very same thing when I was introduced to them at the 2017 LA Winter NAMM show.  Answer:  Most if not all of the executive management, distribution, research, and development etc., is handled by LunaStone associates whom were also at one time former employess within the T.C. Electronics company, up to and including CEO of US operations.  This...

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Yes, big guitar amplifiers are selling now !!!

April 15, 2017

Just when you thought it was time to consider that digital practice or apartment sized guitar amplifier, or some sort of modeling or profiling device, I'm here to tell you that BIG 35 watt - 180 watt tube driven guitar amplifiers are IN FACT SELLING very well right now.  Face it, after the newness wears off on that modeling or profiling amp as good as they may be, you realize that you only do this once.  Life is not a dress rehearsal.  Buy what you really want.  Play what you really want.  Enjoy that gorgeous guitar with the right amplifier.  Make inspirational music regardless of what genre' you dig.  After all, that's why we do this.  Enjoyment. Blues City Music...

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Diamond Amplification 4x12" speaker cabinets / Diamond Guitars OHSC's IN STOCK NOW !!!

March 28, 2017

Great news from Houston, Texas.  The long awaited Diamond Amplification 4x12" speaker cabinets and Diamond Guitars original hard shell cases are IN STOCK NOW !!!  Buy on our website now and we will get them out ASAP. James Burke BCM - Owner

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