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Welcome to GuitarSmiths.NET. We are located on the Southeast corner of the square in beautiful downtown Harrison, Arkansas. we are a full line music shop that caters to the serious musician and beginners alike. The object of our store is to carry only the finest guitars, amplifiers, basses, drum kits, and all the accessories that musicians need. Our shop is stocked full of mike stands, tuners, straps, strings, picks, pedals, music books, and just about everything a music maker would want. GuitarSmiths also has its own in-house repair center that can help you repair, string, rewire or upgrade your present guitar or equipment. Guitar and bass lessons are also available from experienced and talented instructors. Our staff is comprised of family members with over a hundred years of combined knowledge and musicianship. At GuitarSmiths it is more than a business, it’s our life and tradition.
After 39 years of working as a studio engineer and player, Gus Smith opened the doors of GuitarSmiths with nephew Phillip Smith in 1997. After leaving High School, Gus joined The Navy Band and later became one of the most renown Jazz players in the region. He has played with such Jazz greats as Herb Ellis, Charlie Hayden, Clint Strong, and many others. He has taught generations of young musicians, including his own son, Matt Smith (Flipoff Pirates). Phillip Smith has also been instructing guitarists for 22 years and his knowledge of vintage and new equipment is unequaled in the area. He has played in bands since leaving High School and is currently touring with Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Legends, The Lovin' Spoonful. jim smith, also the nephew of gus, currently teaches lessons and has been doing so for many years. he has been active in the northwest arkansas music scene for many years and his extensive study of music makes him a cornucopia of information. guitarsmiths continues to bring quality products and instruction to the harrison and surrounding area. we look forward to continuing this tradition for many years to come, stop by and see us soon!