Guitar Center

Sales surge at Guitar Center’s flagship store amid COVID-19 pandemic

Sales were attributed to an increase in hobbyist musicians and podcasters.

Rickenbacker guitars stops accepting orders from Guitar Center and Musician’s Friend

The manufacturer urged customers to reach out to “any other” Rickenbacker dealer.

Guitar Center succeeds in exchanging over $56 million in bonds due in 2022

The trade represents 90.7 per cent of the aggregate principal of the bond group.

Fulltone claims it “terminated” Guitar Center dealership months before the latter’s announcement

The pedal brand is alleging that it ended the business relationship – not Guitar Center.

Guitar Center makes a “series of transactions to address its April 2020 debt payments”

The world’s largest musical instrument retailer had previously announced its intention to restructure its debt.

Guitar Center reportedly contemplating debt restructuring

The move comes after the retailer missed two bond payments.

Guitar Center furloughs 9,000 employees in response to COVID-19

Musical instrument retail giant Guitar Center has furloughed a large number of its staff in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, which has led...

Guitar Center’s bond credit rating drops from ‘stable’ to ‘negative’

Ratings agency Moody’s made the change for the music retail giant, despite modest growth and increased profits in recent years.

Gibson launches the Guitar Center-exclusive Bats In Flight Les Paul Custom

A Halloween addition to the shop’s Platinum Guitar Collection.

Rare Fenders and Gibsons from Guitar Center Hollywood’s overhauled vintage-guitar department

Following an extensive overhaul, Guitar Center’s Hollywood location may have a new look, but what really matters hasn’t changed a bit. We check out some jewels from the vintage room.