Mission: Our mission at Swing City Music is and always has been to give our customers the best experience they have ever had in a music store.We care about your needs and will do everything in our power to give you the best possible price and service that you deserve. We strive to help musicians of all ages learn to love music. We care how you sound and show it everyday we come to work. Whether your a lessons student, weekend warrior, recording specialist, Church sound engineer, or a DJ at a night club, give us the opportunity to help you with your musical needs. Art Risavy Sr. started this store almost 50 years ago with set of drums sticks and a dream. Let us help you make your musical dreams come true.About Us: Swing City Music is the definition of a musicians store. Customers who come to us with questions receive great answers.We pride ourselves on being extremely versatile.So while guitars, drums and PA are our biggest forms of stock, we also have a plethora of services to offer our customers. From our great no-hassle band instrument rental program to our sound & light technicians that are available to help ease your mind about whatever event youre running, we have the tools to help you with your needs.Swing City Music also has a large variety of product lines in-stock.Some of our main lines include Fender, Martin, Ibanez, Gretsch, Orange, Pearl, Genz-Benz, JBL, Yamaha, and EV. For other brands that you may be interested in but arent listed you can contact us at 618-345-6700. Our stock includes between 350 to 400 guitars at any given time, ranging anywhere from $99.99 on up to about $5000 top end. Such variety allows us to bridge the gap between a one-trick store and a one-stop music warehouse. Our large floor space also allows us to meet the needs of any customer eager to make their next purchase. We also have a great customer consignment service.Our consignment policy is excellent for customers who have some old gear that they would like to pass on. We will work with you to make sure you arent getting short-changed by giving you a thorough, written evaluation of what your instrument or amp is worth so you can make the best educated decision. Another great service we provide is the ability to enroll into our lesson program. Students are assigned to an experienced instructor once a week who will personally work with them and teach the ins and outs of the designated instrument. With recitals twice a year to show off what students have learned, our lessons program is a great way to begin your musical journey. Whether it be musical instruments, PA, DJ & lighting or just a general desire to improve your sound, the Swing City family has the passion and drive to make sure you get what you need every time you walk through our doors. Swing City Music, family owned and operated, has been in business for over 50 years and we look forward to making every moment count. So swing by or give us a call and help us to continue making history one instrument at a time.