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President’s Day at Murphy’s Guitars This president’s day at Murphy’s Guitars, be sure to stop in and see the new product lines, and keep those green presidents in your wallet by saving huge on brand new Fender guitars and more. President’s Day Deals In the market for a Fender electric guitar? Murphy’s Guitars has slas  More...

Should I Get My Guitar Restrung? Often times customers walk in to the store distraught that a string on their guitar broke. When I pull the suspect out of the gig bag I’m never surprised but always horrified to find that the strings haven’t been changed once since the guitar was purchased. My customers will often ask how often to change stri  More...

The Murphy’s Team Gears Up For NAMM 2015 This weekend the 2015 NAMM music trade show begins, and the Murphy’s Guitars team is making the trek to Anaheim, California to see all of the newly released products, meet with new product suppliers, and re-connect with existing ones. The NAMM show is known for its fast pace, high volume, and gigantic size. I  More...

Beginning Guitar Lessons? Whether you’re a first timer looking to get into the world of guitar, a second timer that hasn’t picked up an instrument since senior year in high school, or a parent looking to give their child every possible advantage in life, learning to play the guitar is a fun and rewarding journey that anyone at any age can enjoy. The  More...

On Labor Day Weekend, the other half of the building we have occupied for 7 1/2 years became available.  After much deliberation, number crunching, and prayer, we decided to take the plunge and committed to a 5 year lease on the entire building.  Once the decision was made and a contractor hired (Dan Bradford Construction) the work went much faster th  More...

On the evening of July 14th, Murphy’s Guitars is proud to present Kat Tingey and her band in concert at the Bountiful City Park Stage.  Kat is a very popular singer/songwriter in Northern Utah and has been a regular performer on several of our local events.  Opening for Kat will be Bella Gentile with her grandfather Tom Whitesides.  Bella was   More...

Murphy’s Guitars is happy to help sponsor a Ukulele Workshop featuring Jim D’Ville.  The workshop will be held on May 3rd at the Joy Foundation building located at 38 E. 400 S. in Bountiful.  There will be two sessions:  10:00am and 11:30am.  Cost for the workshop is $20 for one session or $35 for both sessions.  If you would like to re  More...

On the night of Friday, May 9th at 7:00pm Murphy’s Guitars will sponsor the 14th annual Multiple Sclerosis Unplugged Concert, a benefit for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.  The concert will be held again this year at the Wight House Reception Center, 95 N. Main in Bountiful, Utah.  Featured artists will be regulars Mike Murphy, Jake White, and Kat T  More...

Murphy’s March Madness Special of the week!  Come in and play any instrument or amplifier and get three free picks.  Play an electric guitar, acoustic guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukulele or anything else and ask for your free picks.  We will gladly let you choose them as long as supplies last.

  We have received nearly all of our new stock from our recent trip to the NAMM show (National Association of Music Manufacturers).  We are excited about the many new instruments we have to offer our customers including the 60th Anniversary Fender American Stratocaster.  This instrument comes with a deluxe Fender case, strap, certificate of authentic  More...