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Yamaha THR100H - 100 watt head with solid, clean, crunch, and modern amps. Plus tubes, effects and EQ onboard.

3 reasons to love the new Yamaha THR100H

The new Yamaha THR100 modeling amp! We just got the new Yamaha THR100 and the dual Yamaha THR100HD heads in stock and have spent the last couple days getting to know the sounds and features of these cool little amps. It has 5 different amp models, presence control, EQ and reverb onboard. This means you can easily get […]

Roxy's Music Store Guitar Show and Swap Meet in Batavia, NY. Sunday, September 27th 10am - 3pm at the Homestead Event Center. Buy, Sell and Trade with vendors of New, Used and Vintage guitar gear of all kinds. For more information contact Roxy's at 585-343-7222

Roxy’s Guitar Show and Swap Meet

Roxy’s Music Store is bringing the guitar show back to Batavia this fall and you don’t want to miss this great event! Sunday, Sep 27th  |  10am – 3pm At the Homestead Event Center Rear entrance in the parking lot of the Batavia City Center BUY  /  SELL  /  TRADE Over 20 vendor tables will be set up […]

Guitar Pickups 101: Single coils, humbuckers and active pickups explained and described.

Guitar pickups 101: Single Coils and Humbuckers

So what’s in a pickup, anyway? If you are playing electric, the pickups are the voice of your guitar. The technical explanation is that each pickup is a transducer that creates a magnetic field and the vibration of the strings is converted into electrical energy that be be transmitted through a wire coil. The less-technical explanation is that electric guitars […]

Acoustic Guitar vs. Electric Guitar

Which kind of guitar is best for a beginner?     This is a question we hear often in our store. Let’s say someone has decided they want to take up the guitar and the first thing on their to-do list is to pick up an instrument. But before they can start shopping they have to ask, […]

Roxy’s Pick of the Week #4

Jim picks (and then plays) the Yamaha DTX400 Electronic Drumset This week Jim was excited to talk about electronic drums. Almost as excited as he was to play the electronic drums, as you can see. 🙂  The Yamaha DTX400 is a 5-piece Electronic Drum Set with 10 Onboard Drum Kits plus some fun training functions. DTX400K boasts natural-feeling 7.5″ drum pads, […]

Roxy’s Pick of the Week #3

Ben picks the Schecter Stiletto Bass   This week is Ben’s turn to pick and he didn’t want to talk about anything other than bass guitars. So he picked the Schecter Stiletto Custom 4, a four string, bolt-on neck, flame Maple/Walnut active bass.   What do you like about the Stiletto Custom? Ben: Of all the basses on the wall […]

Roxy’s Pick of the Week #2

Rob picks the Yamaha A3R             A couple weeks ago, we received a shipment of Yamaha acoustic guitars. One of those quickly became one of Rob’s favorites. Why did you pick the A3R? Rob: The A3R a standout acoustic guitar for under $1000, with premium features like all solid construction. It has […]