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The Mile End Guitar Coop is being forced to move. We're looking for your help to make the new shop even better! Keep creators creating!
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    Pledge CA$ 5 or more About US$ 4

    A personalized thank you from each of the MEG Coop members as well as a digital photo essay documenting the entire shop move.

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    A handcrafted wooden keychain, made by members of the Mile End Guitar Coop, using guitar wood offcuts.

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    A meal at Le Depanneur Cafe - The Depanneur Cafe is owned and operated by Benoit Bigham, a member of the coop from 2010-2016 and organizer of the Montreal International Flamenco Festival. Olé! Valued at $15+. Must be in Montreal to claim.

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    Pledge CA$ 25 or more About US$ 19

    Limited Edition ISLAND Instruments "Find Your Vibe" t-shirt. 100% Cotton jersey Tee in seafoam green w/ navy blue art. A Kickstarter exclusive.
    Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL

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    Pledge CA$ 25 or more About US$ 19

    Limited Edition Daddy Mojo Stringed Insruments t-shirt. 100% Cotton jersey Tee in midnight blue w/ pale blue art. A Kickstarter exclusive.
    Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL

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    Pledge CA$ 30 or more About US$ 23

    Official Mile End Guitar Coop Coffee mug + 1 serving of single origin whole coffee beans, roasted by a member of the coop.

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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About US$ 38

    Fingerstyle Guitar Lesson - 1 Hour

    Mike Kennedy is a fixture in the Montreal Old Time and Bluegrass scene. Come learn some of his awesome fingerpicking. Must be in Montreal to redeem.

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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About US$ 38

    Banjo Lesson - 1 Hour

    Another fixture in the Montreal Old Time scene, Matthew James is one of the smoothest banjo pickers in the city. Must be in Montreal to redeem.

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    Pledge CA$ 60 or more About US$ 46

    MEG Coop Bundle

    Keychain + choice t-shirt + coffee mug and beans

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    Pledge CA$ 75 or more About US$ 57

    MEGC Guitar Strap.

    Handmade from recycled leather, in Montreal by local artisan and shop friend Marc Simard. Strap is laminated with suede and double stitched along it's perimeter. Adjustable. Choose from a number of different colors.

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    Pledge CA$ 200 or more About US$ 152

    End Grain Butcher's Block
    Handcrafted by Mike Kennedy, of Indian Hill Guitars. End grain cutting boards are a joy to chop on, will wear much slower and keep your knife sharper, for longer! Made from flamed Birch, measuring 12 3/8" x 20 3/8" and a whopping 1 7/8" thick.

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    Pledge CA$ 1,000 or more About US$ 760

    Indian Hill Squarekelele

    Be the first person the own the first (and only) square ukulele built by lauded steel string guitar builder Michael Kennedy of Indian Hill Guitars.
    Choose your scale length and choose from a number of available wood options. A truly unique instrument that will be fit for any concert hall. Gigbag included.

    Delivery in time for Christmas. Contact to discuss options.

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    Pledge CA$ 1,500 or more About US$ 1,140

    MEG Coop Electric Guitar - Own a Piece of History

    This is the first guitar built in the first ever Mile End Guitar Coop Shop in 2008. It was a collaborative effort between Jeremy Clark, Mike Kennedy, Dave Madokoro and Corin de Jonge.

    The guitar features:
    -Chambered Spanish Cedar body,
    -Figured Walnut Top and matching head veneers
    -Curly Makore binding with Yellow Cedar purfling lines
    -Curly Maple neck
    -Ebony fretboard w/ Curly Makore binding
    -EVO frets
    -Bone nut 1-5/8"
    -Single P90 pickup
    -Gotoh Tuning Machines
    - Oil finish
    Includes hard case.

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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About US$ 38

    Blues/Jazz Guitar Lesson - 1 hour

    Before Martin Dubeau was an aspiring luthier, he was a professional guitarist working in Montreal and Toronto. Come Sharpen your chops. Must be in Montreal to redeem.

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    Pledge CA$ 80 or more About US$ 61

    Basic Setup

    Is your guitar in need of some TLC? Bring it by the shop to have one of us give it the care it deserves: adjustment of neck relief, string action, intonation etc.

    Note: a basic setup does not include fretwork, advanced electronic work, or repairs.
    Must be in Montreal to redeem.

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    Pledge CA$ 150 or more About US$ 114

    Crash course in guitar setup and maintenance.

    Bring your instrument in and learn how to perform a basic seasonal setup. This one will help you maintain your guitar in peak playing condition and is sure to save you $ down the line.

    Exact date/time of class to be determined at a later date, and agreed upon by all parties involved. Must be in Montreal to redeem.

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    Pledge CA$ 350 or more About US$ 266

    Daddy Mojo Artisan Model

    One piece Canadian maple neck, maple cigar box with vintage patina finish, traditional segmented f-holes and engraved artwork. Piezo pickup.

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    Pledge CA$ 525 or more About US$ 399

    Daddy Mojo 4 String Deluxe Cigar Box Guitar
    The "Deluxe" version of the Standard model has a roasted Maple fingerboard with, cream position markers on a Canadian maple Neck. Maple box (Choose your own label) is equiped with a mini humbucker magnetic pick-up in the neck position.

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    Pledge CA$ 800 or more About US$ 608

    ISLAND Instruments "Tyke" - Short Scale/Travel/Kids electric guitar

    A handmade, uncompromised, quality short scale instrument.
    Comfortable and inspiring for children and convenient for travelers.

    -Spruce body with your choice of Milk Paint color
    -Poplar neck
    -Composite 22.5" or 23.5" scale fretboard
    -Single pickup and volume control
    -Top loading bridge
    Includes gigbag

    Delivery in time for Christmas.
    Email with any questions prior to pledging.

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    Pledge CA$ 1,000 or more About US$ 760

    52 Instrument Co. Squarekulele

    Be the first person the own the first (and only) square ukulele built by experienced and lauded classical guitar builder Jeremy Clark of the 52 Instrument Co.
    Choose your scale length and choose from a number of available wood options. A truly unique instrument that will be fit for any concert hall. Gigbag included.

    Delivery in time for Christmas. Contact to discuss options.

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