St. Blues


On the street now called Elvis Presley Boulevard, across the way from Graceland, Mike Ladd and Tom Keckler were doing something magical with guitars at Mike Ladd’s Guitar City. Seems whenever these boys laid hands on someone’s guitar, it just played a whole lot better. Hell, they even customized one for the King ordered by his father. You can see him play it in “Aloha From Hawaii”.

Dean Markely Electric


Dean Markley makes great strings, which sound spectacular and help players get the sounds they want. And… We make it fun.



In August of 1976, Paul Rivera founded Rivera R&D in Southern California to provide for musicians and the music industry leading-edge design, development, and manufacturing of products based on the philosophy that you, our client, are the center of our attention.



BUGERA is the hottest new entry in the All-Valve Guitar Amp Arms Race. Look at the list of features and it’s easy to see that this upstart line of all-valve amp heads, combo amps and road-ready speaker cabinets is the answer to tone-crazy guitarists' prayers. The tonal possibilities are simply endless.

KLD Guitar


KLDguitar was founded in 2002 on the traditional values of technical know how, quality control and a firm belief in customer satisfaction.

Franklin Guitar


FGR is a small specialty shop located in historic Franklin, TN! We specialize in new and used instruments. Guitars, basses, mandolins, banjos, ukeleles, violins and more!

Memphis Blues Society


Since 2005, the Memphis Blues Society (MBS) has worked to preserve Blues culture.  MBS has organized and encouraged live Blues performances by Memphis and Mid-South musicians.  Of late, MBS has significantly increased its efforts to broaden public awareness of the Blues in the Memphis/Mid-South area by expanding the number of venues featuring local Blues musicians and by developing the educational content of its social media, newsletter, and other outlets.  The Memphis Blues Society (MBS) promotes and preserves a unique African-American art form of Blues. 



Today Kangol draws upon its rich heritage to define the product handwriting resulting in a creative fusion of British heritage from 1938 combined with its roots at the heart of the hip hop phenomenon of 1983, and mixing it with forward fashion to remain the most influential and famously recognised global headwear brand of all time.


The mission of the International Children’s Heart Foundation (ICHF) is to bring the skills, technology and knowledge to cure and care for children with congenital heart disease in developing nations.  ICHF does this regardless of country of origin, race, religion or gender. Our goal is to make the need for ICHF obsolete. We work toward this goal through our medical mission trips, where we operate on children and educate local healthcare professionals.