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Fresh Back from NAMM!

After a very long weekend, I am just mustering up the energy to post the pictures from the 2016 Namm show in Anaheim. Always a spectacle and it never disappoints. Seemed to have a large focus on acoustic instruments this year and some new tech gadgets. I’m most excited about a few new acoustic brands…

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Namm 16 is just around the corner!

We are about to depart on a magical journey to the Anaheim Convention center for the yearly winter Namm show. It is like a theme park for musicians and fans alike. We will be getting sneak peaks at next years products and hands on time with some of our favorite brands and products so let…

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Hey y’all! We are looking to start up our jam nights again with a new twist! We are looking to do a jam once a week with emphasis on different styles! Tuesdays from 6-8pm! First week blues/rock Second week gypsy/ jazz Third week bluegrass Fourth and fifth off for now but new jams on the…

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Full ORANGE Amp line now available!

CR35LDX 35W 1×10 Guitar Combo Amp CR50BXT 50W 1×12 Bass Combo Amp PPC212OB 120W 2×12 Open Back Guitar Speaker Cab Dual Terror DT30H 30W Tube Guitar Amp Head CR20L 20W 1×8 Guitar Combo Amp CR100BXT 100W 1×15 Bass Combo Amp TH30H 30W Tube Guitar Amp Head

Stagg Cymbals available

SH Series Affordability without compromise. Authentic hand-hammered, classically cast cymbals at a price within reach of all drummers. SH-SM6R 6″ SH Regular Medium Splash…. SH-SM8R 8″ SH Regular Medium Splash…. SH-SM10R 10″ SH Regular Medium Splash…. SH-SM12R 12″ SH Regular Medium Splash.11246… SH-CT14R 14″ SH Regular Thin Crash…. SH-CT15R 15″ SH Regular Thin Crash…. SH-CT16R…

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5 Year!

Its been an honor and very excited to see where the next takes us. In the meantime, were cooking up some plots to dominate mainstreet with some BBQ concert action. Until that gets figured out though, enjoy $50 off any instrument tagged over $150. Perfect time to help clear our walls or jump into that…

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Proudly Announcing BONE Basses!!!

Back to his innovative building roots, Jamie White will be blazing an new trail through the bass world. We are proud to announce the arrival of his first handmade bass into our shop. Come by and check this beauty out. He is currently taking custom orders for both bass and guitar !

Thanx for 3 great years and more to come!

Proudly standing through this, our third year in the great state of Ramona, we are celebrating our 3rd year anniversary with a show and BBQ this Friday starting at 5pm! Negative Zero, Henry and the Seacreatures and the Regime are ushering in the night with tunes and friends. Come by and hang! It seems the…

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Aaron Rowan

This week we have lost a dear friend, inspiration, brother, and musician. He truly changed the world with his light and perspective. Please take a minute to experience one of the finest humans I have the pleasure to call my friend.

NAMM 2010

In the beginning, there were five brave travelers who dared to journey deep into the jungle in search of wonders and treasures to bring back to our humble town. Ok, that was a little dramatic but we did have an animatronic lion in the lobby of our hotel ( details at the store). So this…

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Ramona Rox on

Ramona Rocks By LOREN KRUSSOW Updated 1:30 PM PST, Mon, Dec 21, 2009 The tiny Mainstage Theatre in Ramona played host to some big talent Thursday night. The second annual Rock Recital event for students of local Ramona Music Center was followed with performances by San Diego’s own progressive/alternative rock band Spero Lumina, and Into…

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Open mic in Ramona!!!

Ramona Music Center Open Mic Confirmed!!!! Nov 19th, 2010 at Kenrix Sushi in Ramona!!!! Call us for details!!!

Ramona Music Center presents…

Ramona Music Compilation CD All local artists and all original material. Everything from Rockabilly to Death Metal. Who knew that Ramona had such diverse talent? 16 bands from within our city limits! CD Lineup: –Dead Serial Killers –Cable Car for the Movie Star -The Zah Project –London’s Falling -Starve the Old Man –Spero Lumina –The…

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New home of the Deering Goodtime Banjos!

After an amazing tour of the Deering factory with my friend Aislinn, we signed the paperwork to get some of those beautiful instruments in our store! For those of you familiar with the goodtime series, they have gone through some changes! New bowtie inlays, new traditional headstock, and new finish options!

Telefunken Elam 251e

($65 per day, $300 per week) “Arguably the World’s Finest Microphone” Ideal for Vocals, Strings, Piano, Room Mic, etc. Includes: Mic, Cable, Shock Mount, Power Supply, Windscreen, and Case. 6072 Vacuum Tube, CK-12 Capsule

Please Vote for us on the A-List

It’s that time again! The Battle has BEGUN! We need your support again for the 10 News A-List competition. We won third place last year and received some great press because of it! LETS DO IT AGAIN! VOTE FOR RAMONA MUSIC CENTER by clicking HERE!! Also, I (Jon) will be in Nashville this week at…

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Brandon Bart

This very talented young musician has been a student of the store for going on two years. His dedication has served as inspiration to other musicians young and old. He plays bass for the High School Jazz Ensemble and for Henry and the Seacreatures

Lots of cool things goin on at the store!!!

Recession?? Apparently some people haven’t gotten the memo. Or maybe…..they just have found the silver lining. If you have been in the store within the last 6 months, you would have probably noticed the constantly revolving inventory and the drastic jump in higher end items in our store. This would seem to be in direct…

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Aja Alycean at Del Mar!

Youtube video posted from the David Archuleta show last weekend! Lots of twists and turns but we played our little hearts out last Saturday. Just had a great show at Del Mar Paddouk stage and have another free show in one week at the Plaza stage! Thank you again to everyone who came out to…

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Travis Dahl

Full Name: Travis Dahl Age: 26 Hometown: Ramona,CA Instruments: Guitar, Banjo, Musical Styles: Blues, Punk, Folk Past Projects and experience: -Last Resort -London’s Falling -The Grand Collapse For inqueries please email

Jon Hasz

Full Name: Jon Hasz Age: 23 Hometown: Ramona,CA Instruments: Bass, Guitar, Cello, Lap Steel Musical Styles: Hard Rock, Blues, Jazz, Gypsy Past Projects and experience: -Coldfire: Bass and bkgnd vocals -Outta Line Bass and bkgnd vocals -The Ripples Bass and lead vocals -Jamcodia Bass, guitar, and lead vocals -The Zah Project, Thanagyn ZahEp Full production…

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Londons Falling on 1320 AM!

Click to hear the interview! ALSO! Thank you to everyone who came out to play and support us on Sunday! We had a blast even in the scorchin sun and saw live music on main st. for the first time in years. More to come!

2nd Anniversary Show!@ the Store

2nd Anniversary show and barbecue this Sunday, April 19th from 12 to 4pm at our store! Local music with friends, family, and food. 12 – 1 : The Miracle Science, Travis Ross, 1- 2: LONDONS FALLING 2:30 : Blues and Greens 3- 4 pm Blues Jam (show up early to sign up.) Possibly: Cable Car…

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RMC Representin'

Wear your RMC shirt on your musical adventures and make the website just like Brandon and Sarah in DC!! Send in pictures to

Ramona Music Fest!!!

Join us for a lively afternoon of sun, fun, and music on Saturday, March 28, 2009, when the Ramona Music Fest is held at the bandstand in Dos Picos Park, off Highway 67 in Ramona! We will be featuring four great bands, Sara Petite; Earl Flores; The Full Circle Band; and Friends in a Chord…

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Lick-of-tha Month!

First customer to play the first 4 bars of Brad Paisleys “Nervous Breakdown” correctly and up to tempo (160 Bpm!) wins $5 of merchandise FREE!!!!! How hot are your chops??

RMC Worldwide!

Wear your RMC shirt on your musical adventures and make the website just like Aislinn Brody pictured with Protest the Hero!!

Londons Falling @ Boars Crossing

03-05-2009 21:00 at Boar Cross’n w/ The Maxies & Electro Gun Microwave 390 Grand Ave, Carlsbad, California 92008 Cost: $5 or $3 with a canned food donation This is our first show of 2009! We just may debut some of our new songs for ya. Come out and support us and the other bands! The…

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Crash Encore@Belly up

Thu, Feb 26th Crash Encore Publicists and The New Archaic – 91X Loudspeaker presents 8:00 PM Doors at 7:00 PM

Blues Jam

New Blues Jams!!!! Every Other Friday from 6pm-9pm!!!! Check the website calender for changes!!!!! Iit just gets better and better! We would like to thank Joe Morse, Nate Soule, Jim Nowlan, Mike Moore, and Mark Kinney for coming out on a regular basis! Also a big thanks to our student jammers too: Daniel Yeltsis, Ryan…

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Ramona Music Fest 2009!

Join us for a lively afternoon of sun, fun, and music on Saturday, March 28, 2009, when the Ramona Music Fest is held at the bandstand in Dos Picos Park, off Highway 67 in Ramona! We will be featuring four great bands: -Sara Petite -Earl Flores -The Full Circle Band -Friends in a Chord as…

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Introducing the P-rails pickup!

>We recieved our first shipment a couple months ago from our new Seymour Duncan dealership with much anticipation. With awe, we opened up the shipment of very foreign objects shaped like humbuckers, but having none of those familiar features. this was our first brush with the Prails pickup. New in 08 from Seymour, they are…

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Fresh from NAMM 2009

Our journey has ended and we bring exciting news from Anaheim. For those of you questioning the abbreviation, there is a show put on by the National Association for Music Merchants in Anaheim where buyers and sellers in the industry come together to discuss, release, and show-off their latest and greatest! Quite the spectacle indeed.


This kids got 99 problems but his axe ain’t one.

Southpark Bar and Grill Blues Jam Every Saturday!

Location: The South Park Bar & Grill is located in the heart of the historic South Park neighborhood, just east of Downtown, north of Golden Hill, and south of North Park and Burlingame. We’re conveniently located just minutes from most parts of San Diego and right up the hill from Downtown. Check our Location here…

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Ramona Rock Recital 2008!

Thank you to everyone for supporting such a great cause! Special Thanks to Stacy Bart for filming the event and working so hard to put together a DVD for everyone! They should be available soon. In the meantime, check out the videos that have beenedited and posted on YouTube:

Blues Jam

Blues Jams!!!! Every Friday from 6pm-9pm!!!! We provide the PA, Drumset, Bass amp, and keyboard. Come out and meet some new musicians in the area! Iit just gets better and better! We would like to thank Joe Morse, Nate Soule, Jim Nowlan, Mike Moore, and Mark Kinney for coming out on a regular basis! Also…

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Ramona Music Presents…

The Ramona Music Center is putting together Volume 1 of Ramona Music Compilation CD. All local artists and all original material. Everything from Rockabilly to Death Metal. Who knew that Ramona had such diverse talent? We are in the process of recording 21+ bands from within our city limits, and I must say, I am…

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New Website!

Welcome to the new It is obviously under construction and being updated constantly so keep checking back. In the meantime, check for more information on our musical community!