3911 Bolger Road Independence, MO 64055
Phone: 816-373-9191
Store Hours:
Sun-Thu: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri-Sat: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Justin Fulton Store Manager, Independence Store Email Me
Certified In: ProAudio, Accessories, Guitars, Keyboards, Drums

Events Calendar

Dec 27 Recording Made Easy for iPad 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 27 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 28 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Dec 28 Group Guitar Lesson 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Dec 29 Recording Made Easy for GarageBand 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

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06/07/2014 - Music Mentor Class
05/23/2014 - Memorial Day Weekend

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Jeriah E.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars, Drums

The drive to discover, hear and create music was flowing through my veins before I was able to walk. I began by rocking on my...
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Wade B.
Department Manager HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Guitars, Keyboards, Accessories, Drums

So I'm Wade.  Buchanan.  I'm a proud daddy of a little rock star, husband to an amazing woman, and musician.  I am...
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Assistant Manager
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories

About Me My name's Kyle Ward! I could go on for hours talking about music. Much like most  people, I'm incredibly obsessed...
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Justin G.
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories

My name is Justin Galluzzio and I have been in the musical instrument retail world for the last 10 years. Throughout all of...
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Sales Associate Accessories
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars, ProAudio

"Without music, life would be a mistake." -  Friedrich Nietzsche I started playing guitar when I was 12 years...
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Travis P.
Sales Associate Drums
Certified in: Drums, ProAudio, Accessories

I have been beating on stuff since before I can remember but i have been officially been playing drums for 17 years...
Guitar Center Independence is located just 15 miles east of Downtown Kansas City, Missouri off of I-70 and 291 Highway.

Grand opened in September of 2005, GC Independence has over 15,000 square feet jam packed with the latest musical instruments, live sound, DJ, and recording gear that you can EXPERIENCE first hand before you buy.

We have a combined total of over 500 acoustic and electric guitars, basses, ukuleles, banjos, mandolins, and classical guitars in store. Brands include PRS, Gibson, Fender, Schecter, Ibanez, and many more…

Our drum room has over 40 drum kits stacked to the ceilings from major brands like DW, TAMA, Pearl, Gretsch and we've got all of the necessary essentials for drummers.

The Pro Audio and Recording department is equipped with the latest recording gear and software that you can try before you buy. We even sell Apple computers. And you have to check out our Live Sound Room, which houses our massive wall of live sound speakers and the best display of stage lighting in town.

Not only do we have a great selection of gear for all levels of musicians, but we also offer GC Garage guitar repair services. Everything from minor electronic repairs, restrings, setups, pickup installs, and basic neck repairs, our certified GC Guitar Tech has got you covered.

Did I mention…WE BUY USED GEAR! Bring in your unused musical instruments for CASH or trade up and apply that money to that new instrument you been dreaming of.

We staff our store with musicians of all ages and backgrounds from the local community who are committed to providing the best experience possible when you visit us. From picking out your first guitar or drum kit, to building a home recording studio setup, we are here to help you make music.