Tanga offers this DIY Guitar Pick Punch for $9.99 plus $2.99 for shipping. That's $7 below last month's mention of a similar device and the lowest total price we could find by $2 (outside the price below). It punches standard 351 shape guitar picks up to 0.9mm thick and includes three high-density strips to get you started.
A close price, Frler2014 via eBay offers it for $13.67 with free shipping. Note that shipping may take three to eight weeks.
Best Buy still offers a Spotify Premium Service 60-Day Trial for free. That's a savings of $20 and the best deal we've seen for a trial of this length. (We saw a 3-month subscription for $1 in December.) It features offline access to playlists, no advertisements, and more. You must cancel the subscription before the trial is over or you will be billed for one month of service, currently $9.99.
Noisetrade offers downloads of the Hangout Music Fest Mixtape 2015 MP3 Album for free. That's the best deal we could find for this 23-track album, which features such artists as Knox Hamilton, Father John Misty, and Drive-By Truckers. (Many of these songs are at $1.29 at iTunes.)
Massdrop offers the Samson CT20 Clip-On Guitar Tuner for $15 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $4. It features a color LCD display, pitch calibration from A410 to 490Hz, and chromatic, guitar, and bass tuning modes. Deal ends January 27.
Guitar Center offers two Musician's Gear Tubular Guitar Stands in Black for $10. Opt for in-store pickup to avoid the $6.21 shipping charge. That's tied with our mention from three weeks ago and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's also a current low by $9.) Each foldable stand is made from soft neoprene rubber, which is not suitable for nitrocellulose-finish guitars.
No matter how busy life gets, it's important to stop and take time to nab the free stuff. To save you some time, we've taken the liberty of rounding up the week's best freebie deals. Rock out to Motley Crue's greatest hits, grab some froyo, and stream some NBA games — all for free!
Amazon discounts a large selection of MP3 albums to $5 each. That puts most well below what iTunes and Google Play charge. Choose from artists such as Tom Petty, Neil Diamond, Michael Jackson, and Elton John.
Although Apple hasn't confirmed it, it looks like the brand has quietly ended its free Single of the Week promotion in iTunes after an 11-year run. To help satisfy your free music fix, we've spotlighted a few alternatives that offer free (and legal) MP3 downloads.
Asavings offers the Vox 15-watt Limited Edition Guitar Combo Amplifier in Purple Tygon, model no. AC15C1PL, for $499.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $200. It features a 16-ohm Celestion G12M Greenback speaker, three 12AX7 preamp tubes, and two EL84 power tubes.
City Green via eBay continues to offer this Full Size Wood Composite Violin for $37.91 with free shipping. (Olymstore via Amazon charges about the same for a similar item.) That's tied with our mention from last week and the lowest total price we could find by $9. This wood composite violin features plastic tuning pegs and a plastic fretboard. it includes a case, bow, and rosin.
World Music Supply offers the Hercules Locking Guitar Wall Hanger for $12.99 with free shipping. Aside from the price below, that's the lowest total price we could find by $1. It features a wood wall plate and auto grab system.
zZounds offers the Sabian Cymbal Cleaner 8-oz. Spray Bottle for $6.95 plus $1.99 for shipping. Outside of the mentions below, that's the lowest total in-stock price we could find by $5. This Ph-balanced spray is designed for use with most cymbals.