Rudyâ€™s Music Shopâ€”Guitaristsâ€™ Pick
Who loves a guitar solo more than Rudyâ€™s? Guitar-lovers of all walks of life will find an outlet to express their admiration of the string instrument at Rudyâ€™s Music Shop in Manhattan. This SoHoâ€”the neighborhood South of Houston Streetâ€”guitar shop at 461 Broome Street is an oasis for all music fans, with an eclectic collection of over 100 vintage handmade acoustic and electric guitar models.
The owner, Rudy Pensa, fell in love with guitars as a seven-year-old growing up in Argentina listening to music icons like The Beatles. Upon moving to New York, Rudy jumped on the chance to set up shop on New York Cityâ€™s famed Music Row: 48th Street. Since 1978, Rudy has been inviting guitar-enthusiasts like himself into his music shop as a sort of congregation of guitarists.
Youâ€™ll understand why Rudyâ€™s has become a must-go spot in the music community as soon as you enter. Arrive at Rudyâ€™s and youâ€™ll step into an atmosphere of dedicated, welcoming staff and fellow guitarists eager to accommodate you, whether youâ€™re an amateur or an expert of the guitar.
From beginners choosing their first picks to guitar legends like Mick Jagger and John Mayer, Rudyâ€™s has something for anyone with a passion for the guitar.
Take the 6 Train to Spring Street station to visit Rudyâ€™s Music Shop. They can be reached at (212) 625-2557
Location: 461 Broome St, New York, NY 10013