Beginning in 1960's, The Guitar Center originally sold mainly organs as The Organ Center before devoting to guitars and amps in the late sixties. Today, Guitar Center boasts over 220 stores across the U.S. and has become largest retailer of musical instruments. Carrying top brands from Fender, Gibson to Taylor, Guitar Center offers consumers a wide selection guitars: electric, acoustic-electric, acoustic, semi-hollow & hollow body electric, classical, and left-handed guitars. Bass guitars include electric, upright, acoustic and fretless, and feature brands from Ampeg to Fender to Schecter. Also popular at Guitar Center is the Used Gear section on the website. Used guitars, bass guitars, drums, amps, keyboards and DJ equipment are all available to consumers looking for second-hand gear. Guitar Center is well-known for its no minimum free shipping offer (to the contiguous U.S. only - terms apply - shipping to Canada is available and prices listed in Canadian dollars and all duties & taxes calculated at checkout). See additional offers and current deals below under Guitar Center coupons.