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Why You Need A Vintage Guitar

Why You Need A Vintage Guitar

Bananas at Large is excited to be carrying Vintage® Guitars! Play anything from rock and roll to country with these Vintage solid body and semi-hollow body electric guitars. They are the quality of guitars three times the price. Made from...

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G3 NorCal Fire Relief Concert & Auction - 1/14/18

G3 NorCal Fire Relief Concert & Auction - 1/14/18

Bananas at Large is participating in the Joe Satriani G3 fundraiser concert this Sunday, January 14 2018, at the Fox Theater in Oakland, California. The concert will feature Joe Satriani, Phil Collin of Def Leppard and John Petrucci of Dream...

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Fishman & Greg Koch Clinic

Greg Koch Clinic - 11/30/17

Fishman Presents: Greg Koch Acoustic & Electric Guitar Products Clinic Thursday, November 30th from 4-6pm Bananas At Large531 College AveSanta Rosa, CA 95404 Fishman signature artist and clinician Greg Koch will host a clinic covering Fishman acoustic amplification products and...

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Boutique Guitar Showcase

Boutique Guitar Showcase - 10/4/17

A curated collection of unique, World Class guitars is coming to Bananas on Wednesday, October 4th.  This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see some of the most interesting guitars from the most elite builders, and Bananas at Large...

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Taylor Road Show - 9/14/17

Taylor Road Show - 9/14/17

Guitar talk and demos with Taylor factory staff from El Cajon, California Experience the new Academy Series & GS Mini Bass Test-drive Taylor's latest guitar models Consult with Taylor's experts to find the perfect guitar Special Road Show pricing on...

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What is a guitar setup and why do you need it?

What is a guitar setup and why do you need it?

Written by Teresa Topaz So, what is a guitar setup? A guitar setup is a series of adjustments made to an electric or an acoustic guitar to ensure proper health and playability, and is considered “basic maintenance”. Performing a setup...

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Guitar Health Monthly Maintenance

Have you ever wondered what is the best way to store your guitar? How often you should change your strings? We offer re-string and tune-up services that include some of these best care practices for your instrument. 1. Change your strings...

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The new 2017 Fender American Professional Series

The new 2017 Fender American Professional Series

Buy now In-stores and Online. Welcome to the next chapter! At Fender, they live and breathe electric instruments. They never rest—pushing craftsmanship to its limits, they design, test and endlessly experiment to create the best instruments on the planet. Built in Corona, CA, the...

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Taylor - The Academy Series

New for 2017! Taylor "The Academy Series" Shop Now!

Designed to make a full-featured Taylor playing experience more accessible than ever, these guitars distill all the essential elements of a great guitar into a more affordable option. With the Academy Series, Taylor cleared a path to the most inviting guitar...

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Taylor Guitars New Model Showcase Event

Taylor Guitars New Model Showcase Event

Be the first to play the new Taylor models, including the all-new Academy Series, GS Mini-Bass, 800 Deluxe Series, the redesigned 700 Series, one-off custom guitars and more! FREE Taylorware giveaways while supplies last! One-on-one consultation with a Taylor factory...

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Group Guitar for the Absolute Beginner Class

Group Guitar for the Absolute Beginner Class

Group Guitar for the Absolute Beginner is a 6 week course designed to get you started! $240 per person for the course  Dates: TBD - please contact us to be placed on Notification list!  Times: TBD Teacher: Tal Morris  Maximum: 15 students...

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