San Mateo Studio

53 West Hillsdale Blvd. San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: 650-312-8060
Store Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Studio Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Events Calendar

Apr 22 Miking Guitars 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Apr 25 Recording Made Easy: Intro to Ableton 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Blog Archives

04/02/2015 - Jam Nights

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Kate Martin: Jam Nights Jam Nights
  • You’re invited toJAM NIGHT!!

    Friday, April 24th 7-9pm

    - Jam Nights are held on the last Friday of each month -

    7-8pm: Open Mic

    (see a Lessons Associate to sign up!)

    8-9pm: Open Jam Session


    Come meet and play with other musicians in a fun, laid-back, open mic/jam session (led by some of our awesome instructors). Musicians of all ages are welcome. Open to all instruments, as well as both GC Studios students and non-students. 


    Jam night is a monthly event held on the last Friday of every month, right here at Guitar Center San Mateo! The 7-8pm hour will be reserved for Open Mic performances. From 8-9pm, a jam session will be open to the public. For more information, call us at (650) 312-8060 or reply to this email.


    Hope to see you there!