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Art & Lutherie Guitars - Now in Stock

February 23, 2017

Art and Lutherie Acoustic Guitar Dealer

All Art & Lutherie guitars are Handcrafted from start to finish in Canada. With this in mind Modern Music is proud to be an authorized dealer. The entire Art & Lutherie Collection features back & sides made from a 3-layer solid wood lamination of Wild Cherry and Silver leaf maple necks. We welcome encourage our local Chicago area customers to stop by our shop to try one of these out.

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35th Semi Annual Super Sale Sunday

October 12, 2016

October 16th is Modern Music's 35th Semi-Annual SUPER SALE! EVERYTHING in our store (new & used) will be discounted 35% - 65% off list price. Receive an even bigger savings on our rental & used equipment! The sale is from 12:00pm - 4:00pm Sunday, Oct 16th. Don't miss out! Stop by or call us today with any questions: 1.630.810.1500. Modern Music is a dealer of today's top selling brands in the industry.

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Super Sale Sunday - June 12, 2016

June 07, 2016

June 12th is Modern Music's Semi-Annual SUPER SALE! EVERYTHING in our store will be discounted 35% - 60% off list price. Receive an even bigger savings on our rental & used equipment! The sale is from 12:00pm - 4:00pm Sunday, June 12th. Don't miss out! Stop by or call us today with any questions:  1.630.810.1500
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The Legendary Boss DW-2w

October 27, 2015

Ever since being discontinued way back in 1984, the BOSS DM-2 Delay pedal has remained highly sought after by players everywhere for its warm, “bucket brigade” analog delay tone. Now, the DM is back! With the Waza Craft DM-2W, the coveted stomp has been reborn with switchable sound modes and greater versatility for today’s music styles.

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Shop on our Store

June 14, 2015

Shop Now at the Modern Music Reverb Store. Great Deals on gear that is sometimes not listed on our online store or in our Retail Location. Call with any questions. 

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READY-TO-ROCK! - TAMA Imperialstar 5-Pc Drum Set

May 02, 2015

Tama Imperial Star Galaxy Silver 5-Piece Drum Set

With nearly 40 years of drum building experience,   TAMA knows what drummers really want. Which is why TAMA has the set you need, want, and can afford no matter how long you've been playing drums or what budget you have to work with. TAMA launched the most affordable kit to ever incorporate so many high-end features - Imperialstar. Every aspect of the modern drum kit was exhaustively examined, reexamined, and then improved before it was accepted as part of the Imperialstar design.

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A Classic Is Back! - Ibanez Talman Series Bass

April 30, 2015

The new Talman bass series combines the re-emergence of a historic Ibanez body shape with a powerful genre-hopping versatility TMB electronic system paves the road to a variety of classic tones.

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Hand Carved Top Under $450 - Jay Turser F-Style Mandolin

April 02, 2015

Jay Turser has been making quality yet affordable products that Modern Music is proud to sell our customers. Fine quality, affordable price.

Beautiful, handmade,  F Style mandolin with hand carved SOLID Sitka Spruce top and maple back and sides, gold hardware.


  • F Style Mandolin
  • Solid Spruce top
  • Maple back and sides
  • Maple neck
  • Adjustable truss ro
  • Rosewood fingerboard
  • Deluxe inlays
  • Gold hardware
  • Tobacco Sunburst
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Seagull SWS - Solid Wood, North American Made

March 24, 2015

Seagull Maritime SWS HG

The body of the  Seagull Maritime SWS acoustic guitar is solid mahogany and produces a strong sound with an emphasis on a mellow, round midrange. The Maritime SWS also features a solid spruce top, integrated set mahogany neck, chrome hardware, and an Indian rosewood bridge and fretboard.

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Small Pedal And Full Tone - Dunlop FFM1 Silicon Fuzz Face

March 17, 2015

Dunlop FFM1 Silicon Fuzz Face Mini Distortion

The  Fuzz Face® Mini Distortion line features legendary Fuzz Face tones in smaller, more pedalboard-friendly housings with several modern appointments: a bright status LED, an AC power jack and a convenient battery door. As with the original models, Fuzz Face Minis feature true bypass switching. 

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The One, The Only, The Original. - Hohner Marine Band Harmonica

March 14, 2015

The Hohner Marine Band


"Two of my favorite things are sitting on my front porch smoking a pipe of sweet hemp, and playing my Hohner harmonica." - Abraham Lincoln

When Jacob  HOHNER registered his new harmonica design at the US Patent Office on January 30th, 1896, he did not understand the impact it was to have on popular music. Conceived as a simple instrument for folk songs, the Marine Band has played a vital role in the development of the blues, folk, rock and pop music.

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200 Watts From The Great White North - Traynor YBA200-2

March 05, 2015

Traynor YBA200-2

The North American made  Traynor   YBA200-2200-watt all tube bass head is built to deliver a solid foundation for any player looking for a great rock, blues or country bass tone.

Designed for maximum dependability under even the most grueling playing conditions, the fan cooled Traynor YBA200-2 uses solid plywood box construction, all-metal handles, nickel corners and an all-metal chassis for unmatched long-term reliability. Four KT88 tube in the power stage, two 12AX7A's and one 12AU7 in the preamp to deliver the warmth and tone you would expect only from a great tube amp.

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