Fret King John Jorgenson

John Jorgenson model from Fret King is proving to be an impressive guitar with great sounding pickups and some unique features like hum reducing “ghost coils.” Built with a  chambered body, the colors are an homage to the Gretsch, as is the fake F hole....

Holiday Hours

Regular store hours: Monday through Friday 10 am to 5 pm, Saturday 10 am to 4 pm Holiday Hours December 24 to 26: We will be closed December 27 to 30: We will be open 10am 5pm December 31 to January 2, 2022: Closed January 3, 2022: Regular open hours resume: 10 am to...

Do You Have Capo-bilities?

The capo has been around for a long time in different forms, starting in the vicinity of the 1700s. The 300+ years has yielded refinement, ease of use, and interesting options for current capos, and Guitar Tex has a wide range on hand, including the broad selection of...

National Resophonic Guitars

Guitar Tex is San Antonio’s only dealer for National Resophonic Guitars www.nationalguitars.com, makers of the finest resonator guitars in the world and are the benchmark against which all others are judged.

Reflections on 15 years of Guitar Tex

I guess it started by in 1990 when I first moved back to San Antonio. My brother mentioned to me that he had seen a Martin 12 string at a pawn shop and it was pretty cheap. I went to check it out and it had only 6 strings on it which is not that uncommon for folks to...