Rock City Music Company
Rock City Music Company, located in Livonia is a premiere metro-Detroit destination for the best deals on new & used guitars, amps, accessories and repairs. You'll find a variety of highly sought-after vintage gear as well as new gear from LTD, Peavey and Electro-Harmonix, just to name a few.
Formerly called Blues Airmen Guitars and formerly located in Garden City, the store was first opened in 2005 by Dave Goldsworthy, a longtime respected guitarist of the Detroit scene. Blues Airmen Guitars was purchased in 2011 by Nick Marocco who spent four years running the business before re-branding it in 2015, changing the name to Rock City Music Company, and moving to its present location in Livonia, MI. Nick is not only the business owner, but he's also the hard-hitting drummer of Detroit's legendary rockabilly trio the Twistin' Tarantulas and Detroit's over-the-top punk rock outfit, the Ruiners.
Rock City Music Company is a place for musicians, run by musicians. The store serves some of the greatest musicians in the area, and is sought out by many out-of-town players for its reputation and wide selection of quality gear. Its loyal customer base continues to grow each day.
Rock City Music Company's in-house guitar repairs are exclusively done by guitar tech Greg Gdaniec. Greg is a phenomenal guitarist and a nationally touring artist. With over 35 years of experience building and repairing guitars, he has solidified himself as a well-trusted guy for all of your repair needs. He's knowledgeable, friendly and reliable.
With 6 lesson rooms in-store, Rock City Music Company offers a wide variety of lessons, from some of the best local instructors. Our lessons range from guitar and bass, all the way to drums, piano, banjo, mandolin & everything in between!
Rock City also provides amplifier repair & service by Tom Currie, of Detroit Amp Lab
And, if that's not enough, Rock City Music Company stocks a huge, eclectic selection of new & used vinyl LPs & 45s, apparel, and in store appearances by some of your favorite musicians. Rock City Music Company: You never know what piece of gear will walk through the door next.
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