Music Central

Music Central is the #1 choice of brides and grooms in the entire state of Maine. They are Michael & Brenda Strout, owners of Music Central. They have been in the entertainment business for more than 14 years. When you hire them you get two DJs for the price of one. Its their belief that you can only expect so much from one DJ at any event. They offer personalized service to all their brides and grooms. They work together to make sure you get exactly what you want. Your Satisfaction is theirr #1 priority.

They can provide music for your ceremony and they can perform your ceremony as well. They take pride in what they do and they give their clients their very best. They have a reputation that is beyond compare. They use state of the art DJ equipment and they offer an unparalleled light show like youve never seen. Music Central provides music for weddings, corporate functions, high school proms, and all other events. They travel to all major cities including Presque Isle, Millinocket, Bangor, Waterville, Augusta, Portland and the rest of the big state of Maine.

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Musicians 1st Choice

The Musicians 1st Choice opened its doors on St. Patricks Day, 2001. Their continued dedication to their business has allowed them to grow into central Maines largest musical instrument dealer. The Musicians 1st Choice has the largest inventory of the best brands of new and used instruments, amplifiers, pro audio, effects & accessories. The Musicians
1st Choice has a full line service department including guitar repairs & setups, as well as electronic repair and warranty service. The Musicians 1st Choice is conveniently located in Maines State Capital of Augusta on Western Avenue at the Kings Court Mall.

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Daddys Junky Music

For over 36 years, Daddys Junky Music has been servicing the musical needs of New England and Upstate New York,
now with 20 brick & mortar store locations. Daddys Junky Musics has won awards too numerous to mention; various industry organizations have recognized them as their Retailer of the Year, The Retail Merchants Association of New Hampshire named them their Retailer of the Year – Multiple Locations; their renowned Service Department has been awarded the Best Service in the U.S, a record 8 consecutive years. They have really cool people on staff in-store and online. The know gear – they love gear – and they are ready to answer your questions and musical needsand like all of them at Daddys they LOVE TRADES! And that means new used gear arriving every day.

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Hofman Music

Established in 1958, Hofman Music is the music store of choice for professional and aspiring musicians alike. Founded on
the principles of providing quality instruments, reasonable prices, and services after the sale, Hofman continues to set the standard in an ever changing industry. Their policy of carefully inspecting and adjusting every instrument before it leaves their store insures a sound purchase every time. Additionally, They provide repair service for all of their stocked brands.
At Hofmans, They strive to provide quality instruments at affordable prices and a fun shopping experience for musicians
and music enthusiasts.

When you visit their store, you will be assisted by professionals with the experience to help you find the right instrument or equipment for you. Realize your music dreams and discover your true friends at Hofman Music today. Today, Hofman Music continues to lead the way offering the latest in music gear with experienced professionals here to ensure you leave with the right equipment for you. Their extensive lesson programs will have you playing like a pro in no time, and their repair services keep your equipment in top playing condition.

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Buckdancer’s Choice Music Co

Buckdancer’s Choice Music Co. was founded in 1976 and is Maine’s First Choice for Stringed Instruments, Amplification and Pro Audio. From traditional Acoustic Instruments to the latest in Electric Guitars, Amplification and Pro Audio they provide the finest selection of both student and professional quality musical instruments and products in the area.

Buckdancer’s Choice Music Co also manufacture a custom line of instruments including an Electric Upright Bass, Hammered and Appalachian Mountain Dulcimers mandolins, Acoustic Lap Guitars and Electric Guitars. Buckdancer’s Choice Music Co. has an excellent warrantee repair department and provide “one on one” lessons in a wide variety of musical styles.

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Music Treasure Chest

Established since 1994, Music Treasure Chest continues to bring you the music you want for the prices you have been
looking for. If you have any questions or requests, their friendly staff members are always standing by and ready to help.
Music Treasure Chest is dedicated to excellence through providing you with outstanding customer service, fast turnarounds, quality recordings, and great prices. Specializing in R&B, the Music Treasure Chest is your specialty record store.
They provide you with the music you love all on 8-tracks, cassettes, vinyl, tapes, or CDs.

From a large selection of catalog items to in-stock specialty items, They have the music you have been looking for.
They welcome all special orders and ensure that all copyright laws are observed. Their staff will work one-on-one with
you to help you make a purchase that will leave you smiling.

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The String Shop

The String Shop is proud to have been serving musicians in the Shreveport/Bossier City area for over 20 years. The String Shop provide information on the local music scene as well as music news. The String shop offers some of the best drums available from companies like Tama, Mapex, Rockwood PDP, and Ziljian and Sabian Cymbals to help bring you the very best.

The String Shop carries Ibanez, Fender, BC Rich, Daisy Rock, NEW St Blues guitars also Alvarez, Orange, Ampeg, Marshall, Line 6, Epiphone, Crafter,Boulder Creek and more. They also stock good quality used gear by Gibson, Paul Reed Smith, vintage amps, tubes and everything for the tone enthusiast.

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Christy Music

Christy Music is locally owned in Slidell, Louisiana. They have been servicing their community for the past 30 years.
They are a provider of student instruments to the local area schools and some of Mississippi. They offer a large selection
of products for the working musician and students. Their friendly staff and long term employees are knowledgeable and can help you with your musical selections.

Christy Music has an excellent on site repair shop for all instruments, speakers and amps. Their teachers are professional musicians and qualified educators. Christy Music is a full service music store. They have on site repairs and lessons.
They can also go to customer sites for repairs if needed. Christy Music has been locally owned and operated for over 25 years. They value their new and loyal customers and work hard to cater to your musical needs.

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Funny Bone is the Ark-La-Tex

On September 24th, the Funny Bone moved upstairs to a new 15,000 square foot facility located on the Louisiana Boardwalk.
The new location seats over 500 with excellent views of the stage. The Funny Bone is the Ark-La-Tex’s premier spot for comedy.

The Funny Bone hosts the funniest local, regional & national comedians. Past guests have included Cedric The Entertainer, D.L. Hughley, Dustin Diamond, Jamie Kennedy, Lavelle Crawford, Nephew Tommy and Ralphie May. Funny Bone is the Ark-La-Tex’s new location also features a VIP section with “Mardi Gras” and “LSU” sky boxes. The Lion’s Roar is now open. Their “After Laughter Party Bar” features karaoke, Rock Band, Guitar Hero and some of the best live entertainment Northwest Louisiana has to offer.

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Spirits is not your average restaurant. Since opening on the corner of Texas Ave. and Jackson St in 1967, it has evolved
into an Alexandria institution, and a place where you can enjoy great food, great service and great live music in Central Louisiana. Their extensive menu features fresh gulf fish, seafood, burgers, Po-boys, pasta dishes and their famous Spirits salads.

Spirits also has a diverse wine list, as well as an extensive selection of domestic and imported beers to choose from.
Finish your meal off with a cup of gourmet Community coffee and a delicious dessert. Spirits features free live music every Wednesday night showcasing local and statewide artists. They also host regional and national touring bands at least once a month. The walls of Spirits are a shrine to musical icons. They reflect the owners appreciation of American music and its roots in blues and jazz.

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