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75th Anniversary Giveaway Week 3: Taylor Baby Taylor

We dive into the world of acoustic guitars this week in our 75th Anniversary celebrations. So naturally, we decided we had to give away one this week too. We figured there’s no better place to start than everyone’s favourite ¾ sized acoustic guitar. Taylor Guitars have kindly sponsored us their… Read more

Swee Lee welcomes Sheeran by Lowden Guitars
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Sheeran by Lowden: Dream Team Acoustic Guitars

Big-name guitar players are no stranger to collaborations with equally big-name guitar brands. They give these players the chance to bring a dream instrument to life, and it gives us normal folk the opportunity to own an instrument designed by our favourite artists. One such global superstar that’s been an… Read more

Swee Lee Singapore 75th Anniversary giveaway week 2
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75th Anniversary Giveaway Week 2: TAMA Iron Cobra, Ludwig Snare & More

It’s all about drums this week, and we’ve six prizes up for grabs this time. Drummers and those who love the drums, this is your week because there is more than $800 worth of prizes in total to be won! From TAMA’s best-selling HP200 Iron Cobra Double Bass Drum Pedal… Read more

Swee Lee 75th Anniversary giveaway week 1 Gift Cards
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75th Anniversary Giveaway Week 1: Gift Cards

We’re kicking off our 75th Anniversary celebrations with a giveaway that is truly for everyone! Whether you’re a singer, guitarist, drummer or casual music lover, this is a prize you will love. Because with these Gift Cards, you can use them to purchase ANYTHING at Swee Lee! The prizes: We’ve… Read more

Celebrating 75 years of Swee Lee
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Celebrating 75 Years of Swee Lee

In 1946, Swee Lee opened its first store at the iconic Capitol Theatre in Singapore. It began with supplying brass and woodwind instruments to the military. Then came guitars and drums. And today, Swee Lee has grown into Asia’s leading multi-brand retailer anchored in music. From distributing the biggest brands… Read more

The New PRS Guitars You Should Know for 2021
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The New PRS Guitars You Should Know for 2021

Time sure flies when you’re having fun! It’s not even been a year since we put the first PRS Guitars on our shelves but so much has happened since.  One of the most exalted brands in the guitar world, Paul Reed Smith barely needs an introduction – stemming from their… Read more

New for 2021 – the Ibanez AZ Essentials (AZES) Series
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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
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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

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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
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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.
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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
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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