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15-01-2012, 11:21 AM
Please list music instrument and equipment stores here.
State store location, if they have certain specials, helpfulness, on-line purchases etc
16-01-2012, 09:26 PM
Frontline Sound and Lighting (http://frontlineonline.co.za/index.html)
Stockists of a MASSIVE range of professional PA Equipment, DJ Gear, Musical Instruments, Backline, Studio Equipment, LED and Laser Lighting and Accessories
183 Voortrekker Road
021 511 7375
021 510 5143
Marshall Music (http://www.marshallmusic.co.za/index.php)
Cape Town Southern Suburbs
Cape Town and Constantiaberg
Official Distributors of Gibson and Epiphone is SA.
They stock loads more and the Southern branch has been a real pleasure to go to.
Check their site for specials, tutorials, lectures and free classes by local band members.
Paul Bothners (http://bothners.co.za/)
The oldest name in brick and mortar stores I know of in Cape Town!
Also loads of bands that come in for free lectures, advice and tutorials.
Site is not the greatest, but call them for whatever you need - they should have you sorted!
4 branches in Cape Town
1 in Gauteng
1 in KZN
Check the contact page for more: http://bothners.co.za/contact-us/
Not been around to this place in ages, but they do still exist AFAIK.
Loads of goodies and help around.
Nothing really of value on their site. Brick and mortar store of note.
Kirstenhof Shopping Centre
Main Road, Tokai
Tel: 021 701 8979
Fax: 021 701 3230
17-01-2012, 07:11 AM
Orange Music (http://www.orangemusic.co.za/)
Find me something they don't have!
Just been using their site for comparison, no personal experience.
But there are others here which recommend them.
1043 Pretorius St
Tel: +27 12 342 1188
Fax: +27 12 342 1178
17-01-2012, 01:13 PM
Toms music store
Sandton, braamfontein, bloem and durban
19-01-2012, 02:32 PM
Music Mate (http://www.musicmate.co.za/)
Boksburg, Cresta, Faerie Glen, Fourways, Parkmeadows, Sandton, Westrand
19-01-2012, 03:03 PM
Depending on what you buy it might be cheaper to import. A friend of mine imported a Yamaha jazz trumpet for about 15k, including shipping, a few mutes, and extra oil. The cheapest local quote he could get was something in the 30k.
01-03-2012, 08:20 AM
I offer guitar setup services in Boksburg and Sandton. I offer guitar cleaning, re-stringing, neck action adjustment, nut replacements, saddle adjustment and replacement, intonation adjustment and electric guitar pod replacement and cleaning.
Please contact me if you have an old/new guitar that needs maintenance or repairs.
You can either send me a PM (send me a personal message here on the forum)
Or send me a message on my website www.pffft.co.za/send-me-something
Or you can just reply to this post.
30-05-2012, 03:45 PM
Noise at www.noise.co.za they literally rock and have just about every musical instrument you might need. You can also talk to them on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/noisemusicstores).