About Us

Strings & Things Music is a family-owned independent music store offering merchandise, lessons, repairs, consignment, rentals, and community events in tax-free Concord, NH since 1982. Our full time team members - owner Mike Bilodeau, Eric Bilodeau, Mike Gallant, and Erik Hodges - are all performers who are proudly & actively involved in the local music scene. We have over twenty instructors on staff, 3 instrument repairmen, and a vast network of music industry connections to help meet your needs.

Our goal is to offer friendly, knowledgeable & attentive service, a warm & inviting atmosphere, quality goods & services, and great "Buy Local" prices. We invite you to come to us with your musical needs - from strings to guitars, lessons to repairs. It is our pleasure to serve the music community in New Hampshire and beyond!


New Items are returnable within 7 days of purchase for store credit only – no refunds. Items must be returned in original, as-sold condition with all original packaging, no signs of use, and the original receipt.

New Items that are shipped can be returned within 7 days for a refund minus shipping cost and a 5% restocking fee.

Some products are not returnable due to the consumable nature of the product, copyright reasons, or sanitary reasons. Some items include but are not limited to: strings, amplifier tubes, recording interfaces, drum heads or sticks, cleaning products, software, books, microphones, harmonicas, earplugs, earbuds, headphones, as well as any other products designed to come in contact with the mouth or ears.

USED & SALE ITEMS are final sale, no returns.