Win A Grestch Guitar With Dawson Music New Flagship Liverpool Store

General January 16

We're giving away a brand new Grestch Electromatic to celebrate the opening of Dawson Music's brand new flagship Liverpool store!

To celebrate the launch of the new Dawsons Music store on Williamson Street, we've teamed up with Dawsons to give you the opportunity to win a Gretsch 5420T Electromatic Guitar worth £599.

For the chance to win, all you need to do is go to the new store once it has opened, say "Sound City Sent Me" to a member of staff, and provide your details to be included in this this exclusive free prize draw. For terms and conditions please see in-store. This competition is exclusive to friends of Liverpool Sound City (that means you!).

To find out exactly when the new Dawsons store opens you can follow them on Twitter @Dawsonsmusic and on

The brand new Dawsons Music Williamson Street store will soon be opening its doors, an uprgrade to more than twice the size of the original Ranelagh Street location. It is home to one of the largest displays of guitars in the UK including a full Taylor dealership, a Martin Heritage Centre, a 5-Star Gibson acoustic dealership and the most comprehensive collection of Fender guitars in the North West. The new store also features several state-of-the-art, interactive experience areas where musicians are able to really get hands-on with the latest instruments and technology. These include a Roland “Planet” area, a Pioneer DJ area, and a special interactive Korg synthesiser display on the first floor as well as a Yamaha “Homeworld” and a Kawai area in the piano department.

The new store has seen Dawsons Liverpool expand its offering with some additional brands too, including Schertler and AER amps, Musicman and Hoffner guitars and basses, Tama and Mapex drums, Sennheiser radio mics and Gretsch “Roots” folk instruments.

To celebrate, on Saturday the 26th of January, Dawsons will be staging a showcase of local artists on the bandstand in Liverpool’s Williamson Square from 12-4pm. This will include performances from Paul Kappa, Rob Vincent, Orange Room and Ally McDonald.

“Liverpool’s has an amazing heritage as the music capital of Europe” enthuses Taylor. “The musicians of this city have been very good to us and we wanted to give them a music store to be really proud of. This is the music store that Liverpool has always deserved but never had.” - Said Managing Director Mark Taylor, excited to see the launch of the new flagship store.

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