Events & Workshops at Mass Street Music

In addition to our Free Saturday Workshops, we have some special events at our store throughout the year including open jams and clinics with special artists. All events take place at Mass Street Music at 1347 Mass. St., Lawrence, Kansas unless otherwise noted. We hope you can join us for some of these great gatherings. Have an idea for a clinic you'd like to see? Just let us know at  

Pedal Problem SolversPedal Problem Solvers - FREE
Saturday, June 2nd - 1PM
You've got pedal questions. We've got pedal answers. As Pedals and Pedalboards get increasingly more complex let our crew of experts walk you through the pitfalls and best practices. Learn why and how to employ a buffer, how to counteract ground lift hums, when to run batteries or a power supply, optimal signal chain, when to use an effects loops, how to run a stereo rig and deal with phasing, true bypass and more! Get the low down on the best utility pedals to improve your setup as well. Set a reminder on Facebook.

Collings NightAn Evening with Collings Guitars - FREE
Tuesday, June 5th - 7PM
The shop has been abuzz with the latest additions to the expanding Collings Traditional Series, so much so we wanted to have an evening to show them off. Come on down to the store Tuesday, June 5th for a night of Collings Guitars - Mass Street style. Check out the all new models including 01, 02H, Parlors and of course the elusive Julian Lage Signature models. We're also stocked with our favorite dreadnoughts, OMs and CJs as well - stop by and compare them all. Owner Jim Baggett will be on hand discussing Collings build techniques, bracing, construction and history. Door prizes, swag and special limited time financing will be available. Set a reminder on Facebook.

Bluegrass JamIn-Store Bluegrass Jam - FREE
Saturday, June 9th - 1PM
It's time for another Bluegrass Jam here at the store to work on those flat-picking, Scruggs-style, or Monroe chop skills in a group setting. We're going to gear this towards beginning to intermediate players of all acoustic fretted instruments (fiddlers are welcome too!). We'll be trading tunes around the circle, so bring your favorite fiddle tune to call up and we'll work it around the room. Set a reminder on Facebook