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Celebrate music at the Umeå Guitarshow: May 4-5, 2024

Join us at the Umeå Guitarshow on May 4-5, 2024!

We’re eagerly anticipating this year’s event! The Umeå Guitarshow celebrates music instruments and creation in Umeå, Sweden. Explore a variety of handmade guitars, amplifiers, pickups, and software and connect with fellow music enthusiasts. Over two days, discover new products, mingle with collectors and musicians, and network with like-minded individuals. It is organized by Sweden Guitarworks AB with support from Umeå Municipality.

Where: Umeå Folkets Hus When: Saturday, May 4, 10:00-17:00; Sunday, May 5, 11:00-15:00 Admission: 250 SEK for both days.

Guitar shows are events where guitar enthusiasts, musicians, collectors, and industry professionals gather to celebrate everything related to guitars and music. These events often feature a wide range of activities such as:

  1. Exhibitions: Showcasing various types of guitars including acoustic, electric, bass, vintage, and custom-made instruments.
  2. Demonstrations: Performances by professional musicians demonstrating the capabilities of different guitars and equipment.
  3. Workshops and Clinics: Educational sessions where attendees can learn about topics like guitar maintenance, playing techniques, and gear setup.
  4. Vendor Booths: Companies and vendors showcasing and selling guitars, amplifiers, pedals, accessories, and music-related merchandise.
  5. Networking Opportunities: Opportunities for musicians, collectors, and industry professionals to connect, share knowledge, and collaborate.


Exhibitors 2024

Sonnemo Guitars


Sweden Guitarworks

Jakobsson Guitars

Lundgren guitar pickups

Guitars the museum

Soulman Pedalboards

Guscium – Guitar Science Umeå

Skipper’s Amps

Vuorensaku Guitars

NordSound F:ma


Loef Guitars

Heikki Rousu

Katar Kustom Kuitars


Björn Juhl

Seven Engineering

Herlin Guitars

Wälivara Guitars

Westerberg Guitars



Lundmarks Gitarrer

Archtop Laminates

Musikdrömmen – utbildningar inom musikproduktion

Tornberg Guitars

Musikbörsen Stockholm



No.1 Guitarshop

Örjans Vintage & Junk Deals

More exhibitors will be added.

Exploring the melodic marvels: A Visual Journey Through the Gothenburg Guitar Show 2024

Once again, it was time for the annual Gothenburg Guitar Show at the charming Auktionsverket in Gothenburg. What a beautiful setting to honor the finest vintage and luthier-built instruments from various Scandinavian dealers and builders. As the doors swung open to welcome enthusiasts and aficionados alike, the air buzzed with anticipation, promising a feast for the eyes and ears alike.


A Symphony of Strings

The gallery of pictures captured at the Gothenburg Guitar Show is a testament to this vibrant event’s exquisite craftsmanship and boundless creativity. From sleek electric guitars to rich-toned acoustic beauties, every instrument on display tells a story of passion, dedication, and musical innovation.

Vintage Vibes

Step back in time as you marvel at the vintage treasures showcased at the event. Each photograph transports you to an era of rock ‘n’ roll legends and timeless melodies. From iconic models that have shaped the sound of generations to rare gems waiting to be discovered, the vintage section of the show is a treasure trove for collectors and connoisseurs.

Luthier’s Corner

Enter the luthier’s corner, where innovation meets tradition in a harmonious blend of artistry and expertise. Here, skilled craftsmen and women unveil their latest creations, each testament to their mastery of the craft. Whether it’s a meticulously hand-carved acoustic masterpiece or a cutting-edge electric guitar with futuristic design elements, the luthier-built instruments showcased at the event push the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of guitar-making.

Moments in Melody

The gallery captures more than just the instruments themselves; it also freezes moments in time that speak to the soul of music. From intimate jam sessions between friends to electrifying performances that leave the audience spellbound, the Gothenburg Guitar Show celebrates the universal language of melody and rhythm.


As you browse the gallery of pictures from the Gothenburg Guitar Show, you will be transported to a world where passion, creativity, and craftsmanship reign supreme. Whether you’re a seasoned guitarist, a collector in search of your next prized possession, or simply someone who appreciates the beauty of music, the show offers something for everyone to enjoy. So sit back, relax, and let the music take you on a visual journey.

Anders Anderson showcasing a 1960 Gibson Les Paul Standard – https://www.vintageandrare.com/dealer/Anders-Anderson-Guitars-1009

Johan Lundgren (right) and friend – https://www.vintageandrare.com/builder/Lundgren-guitar-pickups-464
Stevie Klasson is trying out a Gypsy Jazz guitar from luthier, Heikki Rousu
Luthier, Heikki Rousu
Built by Heikki Rousu
Laust, Ole and Kasper display an array of Martins –https://www.vintageandrare.com/dealer/Akustikken-9131
Arvid Nero – https://www.instagram.com/arvidneromusic/?hl=en
Luthiers: xxx, Thomas Fredholm and Karl Jürss
1963 Fender Stratocaster Fiesta Red / Oscar Guitars

Nicolai von Cotta-Schönberg shot all photos for GotGuitars and VintageandRare.com. Shot on a Leica Q2.

The Resonant Notes of The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2023

Vintage & Boutique Guitar Extravaganza at the Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2023

If you’re a true guitar connoisseur, mark your calendar for October 7-8, 2023, because something extraordinary is happening at Kägelbanan, Mosebacke Torg 1-3, 11646 Stockholm, Sweden. It’s none other than the 24th edition of The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show, an event that promises to be a symphony of strings and a celebration of musical craftsmanship.

The Event Schedule

  • Saturday: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Discover a World of Vintage Mastery

Prepare to be mesmerized by an awe-inspiring vintage and boutique guitars and gear collection. This treasure trove is brought to you by passionate dealers and luthiers hailing from all corners of Sweden and Scandinavia. Whether you’re a seasoned player or just an admirer of fine instruments, you’ll find something that strikes a chord with your heart.

Live Music to Enchant Your Senses

This year’s show promises captivating live performances by Swedish and international bands and artists. Immerse yourself in the world of music as The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show transforms into a stage for melodic brilliance.

Savor the Sounds with Café Delights

While indulging in the musical ambiance, satiate your taste buds with delectable bites and refreshing beverages at the on-site café. It’s the perfect setting for mingling with fellow guitar enthusiasts and discussing the intricacies of your favorite instruments.

Expect Surprises and Exciting Prizes

Be on the lookout for delightful surprises and thrilling prize draws that will keep you engaged and excited throughout the event.

Meet the Maestros Behind the Show

This fantastic event is the brainchild of two passionate individuals: Jan Hallquisth from Halkan’s Rockhouse – Old Guitars and Anders Anderson Guitars. Their dedication to preserving the legacy of these instruments’ legacy makes this show a must-visit for guitar aficionados.

Ticket Information

You can attend both days for the same price:

  • One-Day Pass: 200 SEK
  • Two-Day Pass: 200 SEK

Don’t miss this great opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of guitars, meet fellow enthusiasts, and experience the magic of music in its purest form.

Save the Date

Mark your calendars, invite your friends, and prepare to rock out at The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2023! 🤘🎵

For more details, visit the official website: Scandinavian Guitar Show

Join us for a harmonious celebration, and let the music resonate.

Event Sponsors and Partners:

Vuorensaku Guitars – Skipper’s Amps – Halkan’s Rockhouse – Old Guitars – Oscar Guitars – Guitar People – No1 Guitarshop – Woodstock Guitars – Bergmann Stenplektrum – EBS Professional Bass Equipment – Fredholm Guitars – Sleepy Killer Music – GMF Guitarparts – Lundgren Guitar Pickups – Tip Top Musik – Sonnemo Guitars – Peter Naglitsch Luthier – Kapten Gitarr AB – Soulman Pedalboards – Bromander Guitars – Westerberg Guitars – MoodySounds Effects Pedals – Ultimate Guitar Gear Podcast – Sweden Guitarworks Rock n Roll Magazine – Kumerle Amps – Manic custom guitars – Guitar maker Heikki Rousu Nordin Guitars – Herlin Guitars – Musikbörsen Göteborg – ProGuitar

Prepare to be enchanted by the strings, inspired by the craftsmanship, and immersed in the world of guitars at The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2023!

The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2019 Gallery

The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2019

Pictures from The Great Scandinavian Guitar Show 2019 at Fryshuset in Stockholm.
It was a fantastic weekend together with friends from the passionate Swedish guitar community.
We also brought our touring Boutique Guitar Show to the show, which was a great success. We gave the public a unique opportunity to experience guitars and gear from luthiers and builders from all over the world.
If you use these pictures online, please make sure to credit VintageandRare.com.

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