Guitar Center Towson

1524 E Joppa Rd
Towson, MD 21286
Main Number
(410) 821-5200
Fax Number
(410) 821-4488

Store Hours

Monday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Upcoming Events

August 8
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an intro course on the Digital Audio Workstation, Ableton Live. We will cover how to record, mix, features, menu options and more.
August 12
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an informative session that covers some of the necessary components of a live sound setup, EQ techniques and more. Learn how to select the right PA for your needs and a few mixing basics.
August 15
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
This hour-long class gives players a solid foundation on the uke, from how to hold and strum, to tuning, to some basic chords and even playing a tune. Instruments will be provided or you may bring your own.
August 22
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an intro to digital recording with the PreSonus Studio One. We will cover how to record, mix, features, menu options and more.
August 26
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Get an overview of recording and playback effects for guitar and bass players with this free, hour-long workshop. Learn to demystify performance layering and sound-on-sound effects and the many options available to make the best gear choices and create your own sound.
August 29
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for a free, hour-long workshop for beginning bassists covering tuning, playing techniques, proper position, various styles, how to care for your instrument and more. Instruments will be provided or you may bring your own.
September 5
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for a free, hour-long class for beginning guitarists, demonstrating introductory skills such as proper playing position, tuning, basic strumming, chords and how to care for your instrument. Guitar will be provided or you may bring your own.
September 9
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for a discussion on the essential gear for a DJ setup, led by experienced instructors. The workshop covers software, PA selection and lighting, plus includes tips on choosing or adding to your existing rig.
September 12
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an intro to digital recording with the latest from Avid, Pro Tools 12. We will cover how to record and mix, features, menu options and more.
September 19
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
This hour-long class gives players a solid foundation on the uke, from how to hold and strum, to tuning, to some basic chords and even playing a tune. Instruments will be provided or you may bring your own.
September 23
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an informative session that covers some of the necessary components in a hybrid acoustic/electronic drum kit. Learn how to select the right gear for your needs and a few tips on utilizing them to their fullest.
September 26
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshops Event
Join us for an intro to digital recording with the PreSonus Studio One. We will cover how to record, mix, features, menu options and more.

In-Store Promotions

Buyers Guides

August Buyer's Guide
July 31 - August 26

Guitar Center

On our opening day in 1998, Guitar Center Towson became the company's first location in the Mid-Atlantic region. Located at 1524 E. Joppa Road, our friendly staff just also happens to be made up of the most knowledgable group of music experts in Baltimore. Not to mention, we're proud to offer a wide selection of services and programs, as well as an impressive variety of musical instruments and sound gear. Whether you're an aspiring percussionist, a veteran metal shredder or an enthusiastic DJ, there's always someone on hand to help you find what you're looking for, and even give you some pointers along the way.

Services
From keyboards and drums to recording software, and the best selection of boutique effects pedals in a 50 mile radius, each one of our departments is jam-packed with the tools you need to bring your skills to the limelight. Visit our Platinum Room for the finest axes being crafted today, or take a stroll over to our Vintage Collection and browse the impressive range of classic guitars and rare amplifiers. For all you gigging professionals, turn your attention to the GC Pro section, which is loaded with audio, video, lighting and sound installation options. Rentals are also available on a wide array of instruments and equipment, and our "try before you buy" philosophy means that you can test our products right in the store before taking them home. Curious about our current stock? Maybe you want to learn more about our free "Recording Made Easy" classes held every Saturday morning at 10? Give us a ring at 410-821-5200, and we'll be glad to answer any question you may have.

Repairs
Like all Guitar Center locations, we also offer comprehensive repair services at our Towson store. Our techs are as passionate about your instruments as you are, with the experience needed to keep them performing at their best. Whether you need a quick adjustment or a complete overhaul, we've got the equipment and know-how to take care of it. The repairs department would love to hear from you: in fact, we encourage it! Call or come in for a face-to-face chat about the work that we do. You'll have no doubt that your gear is in good hands when it's time for a repair.

What to Expect
First and foremost at Guitar Center Towson, we strive to give you the experience that Guitar Center is known for nationwide: big-store selection and prices with small-shop expertise and personality. From sales and repairs to workshops and rentals to our GC Pro services, our staff in every department is well-trained to cater to Baltimore County music-lovers. Our store is open every day of the week, so there's always a right time to visit even if you're on a busy schedule.

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