New York, NY
(May 29, 2008) -- Any discussion of must-see guitar stops includes West 48th Street - NY's famous Music Row where several high end guitar shops are within walking distance of each other. Like anything else, West 48th has changed a bit over the years; regardless,the heavy guitar vibe is still there. Check out these videos to get a taste of what's waiting for your at West 48th Street. Also, we bring you a video tour of Sammy Ash's personal gear collection.
West 48th Street- Sam Ash Guitars
- This isn't your typical Sam Ash store. This one is pretty much guitars, guitars, guitars... and high end guitars, at that.
West 48th Street -Manny's Music
- This is where the history is at, not to mention a deep selection of boutique guitars. See the demo guitar played by Hendrix, et al.
West 48th Street - Rudy's Music Stop
- Seriously, West 48th Street is just ridiculous when it comes to gear. Rudy's carries another top notch assortment of gear, ranging from vintage pieces to extremely limited edition runs to custom-made boutique stuff.
Mr. Sammy Ash's Personal Collection
- Yes, there is a Mr. Sammy Ash, and yes, his collection has some cool stuff in it: historicially significant PRS guitars, guitars signed by A-listers and some highly collectable gear.
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