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

Blues City Music, LLC,. sells Mesa Boogie, Diamond, Mezzabarba, Matchless, and Quilter Performance guitar and bass amplifiers; Knaggs, Ventura County Vintage, Diamond, and Traveler electric guitars; MacMillan, Furch, and Seagull acoustic guitars; Lakland Bass guitars; Oscar-Schmidt Ukelele's (by Washburn); Mesa Boogie, ZVex, LunaStone effects pedals; Rattlesnake Cable Company, Lava Cables, Solid Cables, and George L's instrument, speaker, and effects cables; Bare Knuckle and Fat Tone pickups; Calton ATA flight cases, Levy's and Perry's custom leather guitar straps; Tube Amp Doctor etc., vacuum tubes; American DJ LED stage lighting; parts, and more.

Hello from Memphis, Tennessee, the home of Blues City Music, LLC., 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, LLC., has been solely owned and operated by James L. Burke III since its inception in 2005.   We are 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, LLC., 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 retail 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, LLC., is one of the largest stocking Custom Shop dealers for Mesa Boogie.  We have over $120,000.00 worth of their guitar amplifier heads and/or combo amps, speaker cabinets, pedals, parts and more in stock.  We also carry guitar and bass amplifiers by Diamond Amplification, Mezzabarba Custom Amplification, Louis Electric Amplifiers, Matchless Amplifiers, and Quilter Performance amplifiers; Knaggs Guitars, Ventura County Vintage, Diamond, and Traveler electric guitars; MacMillan, Furch, and Seagull acoustic guitars; Oscar-Schmidt Ukelele's (by Washburn); Lakland USA custom shop and Skyline basses; Calton ATA flight cases; Diamond Tactical MOLLE system gig bags and attachment pouches; Bare Knuckle pickups; Levy's and Perry's custom leather guitar straps; Rattlesnake Cable Company, Lava Cables, Solid Cables custom shop and GT instrument and speaker cables, George L's cables; Mesa Boogie, ZVEX, Soldano, Diamond, Diezel, Friedman, and 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 or instrument insurance, Blues City Music, LLC., utilizes the services of Lending USA and Anderson Insurance Company.  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 News

Mesa Boogie News !!!

October 29, 2021

Hey all, Hope your week is ROCKING.  Did you know Blues City Music LLC is one of the largest stocking Mesa Boogie dealers in North America?  Yes, we are.  We are also one of 6 authorized Mesa Boogie dealers to have the approval of selling on  We have a HUGE inventory of Mesa Boogie gear right now with much more coming.  For example, we have 12 Mark V 25 and 35 heads or combos in stock ready to ship IMMEDIATELY.  As an A+ Better Business Bureau member, buy with confidence.  Lynn Burke BCM LLC - Owner

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Mesa Boogie shipment arrives 23 August , 1,000 lbs. worth. !!!

August 20, 2021

Huge Announcement. 1,000 lbs. of brand new Mesa Boogie products arriving at Blues City Music LLC on Monday, 23 August, 2021.  4x12" Recto Standard and Traditional cabinets, Mark V 35 heads, Mark V 35 1x12" combos, Fillmore 50 combo, Rosette 300 1x10" acoustic amp, Misc. pedals and tubes.  Let me know asap if interested or just get them right here on our web store. Thanks. Lynn Burke / BCM LLC Owner  

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Amazing news for Blues City Music LLC

May 25, 2021

Hello from BCM LLC.  Hope your day is rocking big.  Don't know if you saw the news or not, but Mesa Boogie is over capacity with back orders and has immediately SHUT DOWN ALL NEW orders effective 20 May 2021 until further notice.  We are hearing this will extend until 31 December 2021.  What does this mean for BCM LLC? It means that we still have a large back order of Mesa Boogie gear coming very soon including many guitar amplifier heads, speaker cabinets, combo amplifiers, and pedals so don't worry. Because we are one of the LARGEST stocking dealers with Mesa Boogie, we were offered the ability to send in an Excel .xls spreadsheet for orders to be shipped...

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Mesa Boogie New Shipment !!!

May 03, 2021

Hello from Memphis and Blues City Music LLC. Great things are happening at BCM LLC right now especially with the upcoming arrival of a new pallet of Mesa Boogie products.  The following are coming with this shipment: 2 - Mark V 35 - heads.  (I may hang onto 1 for the demo room). 2 - Mark V 35 - 1x12" combos.  1 black 1 Custom Shop in creme. 1 - Rosette - 1x`10" acoustic combo. 1 - 2x12" - Vertical cabinet. 2 - 5 band Graphic EQ's.  I should have another pallet shipping in May, June, and July, so either roll the dice and see what I have when it arrives, or secure a purchase right here with a custom...

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