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Experience_Eastman Experience Eastman – Saturday, May 20
On May 6, 2017 By admin

Join Watermelon Music & The Eastman Guitar Company on Saturday, May 20, 2017 for a whole day devoted to Eastman handcrafted instruments.

Eastman factory representative and product specialist Steve Bernstein will be here with a truck full of product, including archtop and all-new solid body electrics, mandolins and acoustic guitars to add to our extensive Eastman inventory.

• Hear local jazz guitar duo Mike Bender and Jon Spivak perform live in-store on Eastman archtops.

• Enter to win a new Eastman ACTG1 travel guitar.

If you’ve been looking for a high-quality acoustic or archtop guitar (Martin, Gibson, Taylor, etc), do yourself a favor and come see and hear why Watermelon Music is so obsessed with the Eastman line.  Hand carved tops, nitocellulose lacquer finishes, all-solid exotic hardwoods, intricate inlays and most of all THE SOUND!  All of this for roughly a third of what you’d expect to pay for a comparable instrument from another manufacturer.

For an online virtual tour of the Eastman factory, showing the handwork and detail that goes into each instrument, visit this link.

Bike-Month-Promotion May is Bicycle Month – Ride Your Bike and Save 10%
On May 1, 2017 By admin

Bicycle Riding Musicians, now is your chance…

“May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling – and encourage more folks to giving biking a try.”

If you need a reason (other than exercise or the exploration of Davis’ bike paths) to ride your bicycle this month, here you go – Mention this promotion and Watermelon Music will take 10% off of any purchase of new merchandise that you transport home on your bicycle. Put it in your backpack; stow it in your saddlebags; bungee it to your bike rack;  just don’t put it in the trunk of your car.

May Composer Gif May Composer Birthday Discounts
On May 1, 2017 By admin

May is the month of awesome composer facial hair. Check out these moustaches and beards! This month Watermelon Music is celebrating the birthdays of:

Peter Tchaikovsky: May 7, 1840
Johannes Brahms: May 7, 1833
Gabriel Faure: May 12, 1845

Mention their birthdays or place an online order, and receive 20% off of any titles by Tchaikovsky, Brahms or Faure until the end of May.

We’ve also got hundreds of new titles in stock and available. Click here for a link to printed music added to our system within the last 30 days.