When your former best bud, DJ Sticky Fingers, has split with your cans and you need a pair quick, run to the Turntable Lab in the Fairfax District for gear that can cost as little as the change in your couch or as much as several Franklins.
At Baxter-Northup Music, an L.A. institution since 1906, owner Ed Walker can hook up tone-deaf parents with name-brand vintage instruments.
Neighborhood: Sherman Oaks
David L. Abell Fine Pianos carries a range of distinguished instruments, from the classic Yamaha upright to a Bösendorfer grand that costs as much as three Hummers…
Keith Richards, Paul Simon, Lucinda Williams, and Sheryl Crow each strum a Trussart, as does French rock legend and fellow countryman Johnny Hallyday. Prices run from $3,800 to $7,000…
“The lighter the ukulele, the better the sound” is the sort of nugget you’ll hear from George Kaye of Kaye’s Music Scene