We have rentals for the cautious, lessons for the eager, truth-telling for the fearful,
repairs for the clumsy, concerts for the devoted, and free coffee for all.
McCabe's® is a musical instrument store and concert venue in Santa Monica, opened in 1958. We specialize in acoustic and folk instruments: guitars, ukuleles, banjos, mandolins, dulcimers (both hammered and plucked), fiddles, bouzoukis, sitars, ouds, ethnic percussion... you get the idea. We also carry electric guitars, basses, and amps.
FRI JUN 2 / 8:00 PM / $20 The Carolina Chocolate Drops alum began his career busking on the sidewalks and subway platforms of New York, exploring the music of his southern roots, following the thread of African American history that wove itself through country blues, ragtime, fiddle and banjo, and traditional jazz. A multi instrumentalist, who spends equal time on banjo, guitar and bones, Jenkins’ musical mastery of old-time string music has found him an ever growing world-wide audience, and his appearance along with Rhiannon Giddens in the lauded four part American Epic musical documentary currently on PBS is sure to increase his profile even further. Come join us when we present this special show in our back room.