South Bay

4525 Artesia Blvd. Lawndale, CA 90260
Phone: 310-542-9444
Store Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Mon-Thu: 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Steve Benton Store Manager, South Bay Store Email Me
Certified In: Keyboards, Accessories, ProAudio, Guitars, Drums

Events Calendar

Oct 01 Recording Made Easy for iPad 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Oct 04 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 1 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct 04 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Oct 08 Music Business 101 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Oct 11 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 2 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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01/23/2014 - NAMM is here again!
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09/06/2013 - Microphone month!
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Michael S.
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: Drums, Accessories, Guitars

My job, my hobby, and my passion involve the same thing; the gear! I guess that's why I'm still composing, producing,...
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Ramone E.
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards, Accessories, Guitars, Drums

Welcome!!  My name is Ramone Edmond and I began my journey with Guitar Center in August of 2011 and am currently one of the...
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Marino M.
Department Manager HiTech
Certified in: Keyboards, Drums, ProAudio, Accessories, Guitars

Name: Marino Z. Leal Montoya (DJ Mino) My passion for the art of dj'n stems back to when I was 14. I worked at a rollerskate shop...
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Edwin S.
Department Manager Guitars
Certified in: Keyboards, Accessories, Guitars, Drums, ProAudio

  Hey there my name is Edwin i have 12 years recording and performing experience playing in the South Bay punk...
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Andrew
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Guitars, Keyboards, Drums, Accessories

Hello, my name is Andrew.  Many of my friends call me Drew so feel free to use that if it works better for you.  I've...
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Nikki
Sales Associate Accessories
Certified in: Drums, Guitars, ProAudio, Keyboards, Accessories

Hey there, I'm Nikki!   Music is my passion and playing guitar is one of my favorite things in the whole world. Guitar...
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, South Bay
Hello,

And thanks for stopping by the website for Guitar Center South Bay.  We strive to be your destination of choice for all things musical instrument related in the South Bay.  Our store contains an extensive selection of the best gear in the area- including guitars, amplifiers, basses, drums, live sound systems, recording gear, keyboards, DJ gear, and much more!  Our staff is extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and in many cases are highly involved members of the local music scene.  Here is a list of just some of the features that make Guitar Center South Bay the best store in the area:

- The best selection of high end electric and acoustic guitars/basses in South Bay (Gibson, Fender, PRS Paul Reed Smith,Musicman, Martin, Taylor, etc.) and amplifiers!

- A huge selection of used gear including not only guitars and amps, but live sound, dj, drums, and pedals too!

- A fully functional live audio room with all of the latest in PA's, powered speakers, and non-powered speakers by QSC, JBL, Mackie, Harbinger, Alto, Behringer, Allen & Heath, and more.

- Professional lighting equipment with a fully functional demo-ready display

- A fully functional recording room with all of the latest gear for recording at home, live, or in a professional studio by Apple, Avid, Pro Tools, PreSonus, Ableton, Apogee, Focusrite, Native Instruments, Tascam, Zoom, and more.

- The Recording Made Easy class every Saturday from 10-11am where you can get tips and knowledge on recording at home

- A fully functional DJ room with the latest gear to make your gigs rock by Numark, Akai, Pioneer, Native Instruments, and more.

- A wide selection of keyboards from the beginner world all the way through professional workstations and digital pianos by Yamaha,Korg, Roland, Williams, Casio, and more.

- The best selection of drums and percussion in South Bay (acoustic and electric kits) by DW, Gretsch, Yamaha, Pearl, Tama, Ludwig, Pacific, Sabian, Zildjian, Meinl, Roland, Simmons, and more.

- A full service guitar repair tech at our GC Garage for all your guitar repair needs

- GC Pro for all of our pro clients including prominent local businesses, night clubs, bars, churches, studios, touring musicians, etc.

- And a lot more that you'll have to come see for yourself!

We are happy to serve the communities of Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Lawndale, Hawthorne, Torrance,RanchoPalos Verdes, Long Beach, Lakewood, Compton, Inglewood, Marina Del Ray, Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, and beyond.  We are the closest Guitar Center to LAX and welcome anyone traveling the area from across the world to come view our selection and meet our staff.

We look forward to meeting you and will see you soon!