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Musicians from Raleigh

Raleigh has produced many musicians, from boy wonders to hardcore metal bands. Here I compile a list of local musicians grouped by genre or instrument. I’ve tried to be as inclusive as possible, but note that rock is really what I’m into, and this blogpost is a work in progress.

Bands from Raleigh



Guitar shops in Raleigh

Here are shops in Raleigh NC that stock guitars, accessories, and music. Some also offer lessons and repair services:

Harry’s Guitar Shop, Downtown (Glenwood Ave)
Guru Guitars, Hillsborough St
Falls River Music, Wake Forest (Raven Ridge Rd)
Sam Ash Guitars, Capital Blvd
Guitar Center Raleigh, Capital Blvd
Darren Riley’s Guitar and Amp Shop, Capital Blvd

Elsewhere in the Triangle:

, downtown Durham

Prefer to buy online? Support the NC economy by buying local:

Locals, Davis Drive, Apex NC
Mojo Shout, Burgaw NC
Tony’s Guitars, Wilmington NC
Dream Guitars, Weaverville NC

Find ad hoc (mainly secondhand) vendors on Craigslist.