Sarasota Guitar Company Opens Second Store in Bradenton
Sarasota Guitar Company, the area’s only musician-owned and operated independent guitar, bass and accessories store, has opened a second location at 2111 Cortez Road W. in Bradenton. Manufacturers represented include Fender, Martin, Taylor, PRS, Dean, Ampeg, Orange, Line 6, Epiphone, Takamine, Cordoba, Jose Ramirez, Ibanez and Alvarez. Sarasota Guitar Company’s new Bradenton location also houses two state-of-the art instruction studios where SGC’s partner company Sarasota Guitar Lessons will be offering guitar and bass instruction for all levels of players. Scott Cook is the company’s owner.
On Saturday, December 3 from noon-5pm, the new Bradenton store will hold a free grand opening celebration that will include the music of KISS tribute band Sonic Boom and plenty of giveaways, including an electric and an acoustic guitar, t-shirts, accessories and more. The grand opening celebration will also serve as a fundraiser for Rock Out for a Cause, an annual concert event planned and executed by local youth that benefits a variety of local and international charities.
For more information call 941-896-9741, visit sarasotaguitarcompany.com; on Facebook at facebook.com/SarasotaGuitarCompany; and on Twitter at twitter.com/sarasotaguitar.