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Amp Repair, bass, brass, Canada's Grill, cello, consignment, electric guitar, flute, Gilmore Music, guitar, Instrument Repair, Kirlin, ligatures, Long Beach Music Scene, Long Beach Music Store, Long Beach Unifed School District, More Music LB, neck straps, Nu-X, Ohan, Que Sera, reeds, slide grease, slide oils, Small Business Spotlight, Stache Bar, Supply and Demand, Tagima Guitars, Teton Guitars, ukulele, woodwinds -

"After leaving Gilmore's around April 2021 we did not know what was in store for us since we never started a new business, but we knew the formula on how to run a music store. Some of us already had other jobs, but it didn't stop us from thinking about having our own store."

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All Inclusive, Bargain Music, Bonavega, Booking Agents, Cara Dolim, Drugs the Band, Jonathan O'Valle, Josh Fischel, Kiki Krazier, Live After 5, MTG, Music Tastes Good, Oakland, Popstar Nima, Promoters, Promoting, Que Sera, Queer Thursdays, RIOTStage, Smooth Jas, TV Heads, Vince Gutierrez -

- Every venue and evening has its own unique charm and draw, what are you looking for in a band / performer?
At Queer Thursdays we like to be all-inclusive when it comes to performers and their art, whatever medium that may be. What started as a mostly live music night eventually evolved into more of a variety show, where all of us freaks get to do our thing for one another in a safe space. 

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- If a band has a logo, how difficult is it for them to bring that to you and get shirts, jackets, etc made?

 It’s not that difficult at all. It’s as simple as emailing your logo. We'll check to see if its in the correct format, pick the style of shirt, give a quote and once that is approved we are good to go!

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We are Miguel Vasquez and Brian Frederick, the duo behind Stacks FX from Long Beach, California. 

 Our story began in 2011, when Miguel — a multi-instrumentalist and self-taught pedal designer — conceived and built his first prototypes of what would become our signature Lil Guy boost pedal.

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