Smash Music is New England's premier independent music merchandise and education organization. From it's start as Daren's Music Center in 1966 to it's rebirth under new owners the Graves family in 2015, Smash Music has been known for being leaders in the sale and repair of musical instruments and for offering education programs that include lessons, ensembles, technical classes and music therapy. Locally owned and operated, Smash Music celebrates craftsmanship by offering hand-made and custom brands exclusively including flutes by Di Zhao, guitars by Michael McCarten and Alex Edney, Percussion by Capuchin and Rich Sticks and a host of other regional luthiers and manufacturers. Smash Music carries a full compliment of guitar, gear, woodwind, brass and orchestral instruments and accessories. Brands include Boulder Creek, Fender, Peavey, Takamine, Guild, Washburn, Conn, Selmer, Armstrong, Ludwig, Musser, Yanagisawa, Buffet, Keilwerth, Zildjian, Sabian and more. We also have in-house repair techs and luthiers on staff and carry a complete array of publishing.