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New for 2021 – the Ibanez AZ Essentials (AZES) Series
#Gear & Tech Tips / 21 September 2021

The New Ibanez AZ Essentials Series: The Best Beginner Super Strat?

Ibanez have launched a new series – the AZ Essentials. An ultra-affordable flanker to their already successful and highly-regarded AZ lineup, the AZ Essentials has big footsteps to follow. The last year has seen a boom in the guitar industry and we’ve welcomed an unprecedented number of new guitar players.… Read more

The all-new 2021 Squier Affinity Series
#Buying Guides / 15 September 2021

Introducing the All-New 2021 Squier Affinity Series

The Squier Affinity series is one of the most well-known instrument lines in existence. In fact, this humble collection has provided the platform for many eager musicians to start out with the guitar. Built with quality tonewoods and electronic components, the Squier Affinity series is celebrated for supplying the tones… Read more

#New Arrivals / 9 September 2021

New Fender Japan Guitars & Basses for 2021

Fender Japan is back with brand new offerings! And this time they’ve dropped three different series for 2021: The Heritage, Traditional II and Aerodyne II. Combining supreme Japanese craftsmanship with quality woods and hardware, these instruments are fantastic workhorses that deliver on the stage and in the studio! Shop Fender… Read more

Swee Lee is proud to be a Music Tribe Super Partner
#News / 23 August 2021

Swee Lee Is Proud to Be a Music Tribe Super Partner

Music Tribe is the parent company to household brand names in the music industry like TC Electronic, TC Helicon, Behringer, Midas, Turbosound, Tannoy, Bugera and many others. Swee Lee is proud to enter into a “Super Partner” arrangement with Music Tribe. Swee Lee has been a Music Tribe Authorised Distributor… Read more

Introducing koda.
#New Arrivals / 1 June 2021

Introducing koda: Quality Essentials that don’t Break the Bank

If you’re one of the many who’ve struggled carrying your brand new guitar home in a shoddy case, we feel you. Is it too much to ask for a carrying case for your gear that provides ample protection and doesn’t break the bank? Thankfully, there’s a brand that aims to… Read more

Two Kramer guitars in a music store in Singapore
#New Arrivals / 18 March 2021

Kramer Guitars are Back!

Whether you're a metalhead who lived through the golden age of shred or just a guitarist who loves that era of music, Kramer surely is an instantly recognisable name! Having made their mark in the 1980s with super fast axes utilising Floyd Rose trems, Schaller machine heads, and high-output Seymour… Read more

Two PRS Guitars and a PRS Guitar Amp
#New Arrivals / 15 March 2021

Welcome PRS Guitars : Pre-order Now

2021 continues to be the year that keeps on giving for us here in Swee Lee, and today, we’re really, really excited to introduce the latest brand to join us in – PRS Guitars. One of the most exalted brands in the industry, Paul Reed Smith guitars have long since… Read more

Gadhouse Brad Turntable with Vinyl and Vinyl Sleeves on a Coffee Table
#New Arrivals / 9 March 2021

New Turntables Ahoy!: Gadhouse

We’re on a roll this year! It’s the third month of the new year and we're welcoming another new face into the Swee Lee family. This time, we’ve got something that will definitely please the vinyl junkies out there – Gadhouse!Founded by two passionate engineers inspired by classic aesthetics, Gadhouse… Read more

Three Ibanez Electric Guitar Closeups
#New Arrivals / 8 March 2021

Ibanez: 2021 New Guitars & Basses

With multiple accolades and an illustrious history attributed to their name, Ibanez Guitars have long since established themselves as a leading name in the guitar world. A paragon for innovation, Ibanez’s 2021 offerings continue to build upon their vaunted legacy with a comprehensive range of solid, semi-hollow, and bass guitars,… Read more

#New Arrivals / 4 March 2021

Welcome Victory Amps: British-made, All-tube Boutique Tone

It's been a long time coming but we've got some more exciting news to share! Swee Lee is proud to announce that British-made Victory Amps will now be available in our stores. Since launching back in 2013, the UK amp manufacturer has gone from strength to strength – with an… Read more

Vans x Foo Fighters Sk8-Hi giveaway
#Contests / 3 February 2021

Win a Pair of Super Limited Vans x Foo Fighters Sk8-Hi Sneakers!

Fans of Foo Fighters – listen up. Vans have collaborated with Foo Fighters to drop a very limited pair of Sk8-Hi Sneakers. And together with NME Asia, we have a few pairs to give away to the biggest Foo Fighters fans in South East Asia! For the veteran American rockers’… Read more

#New Arrivals / 21 January 2021

New Gear Day: Taylor American Dream & Grand Theater Acoustics

Can we expect great things from 2021? Only time will tell, but we’re off to a good start thanks to Taylor Guitars. The innovative builder of acoustic guitars have announced not one, but TWO new series of acoustic guitars to their line up – the American Dream and Grand Theater (GT).… Read more