We Buy Guitars



Welcome to Long Island Pickers, we buy guitars, vintage guitars, used guitars and collectable amps

If you are looking to sell an instrument Long Island Pickers is the place to go –we always have the time to provide a personal service of the highest quality.

You’ve come to the right place if you’re thinking “I want to sell my guitar”, “I need to sell my guitar” or “I want to trade my vintage guitar”.

Our customers & clients are our priority. If you have any questions, suggestions or comments, please get in touch! Call us on 917-691-4719 or email us at plattersandaxes@gmail.com


If you are looking to sell a specific guitar, bass, amp or if you are starting or adding to a collection or investment portfolio, or if you would like your instrument appraised and valued, don’t hesitate to get in touch and we will be able to advise and assist using our experience and extensive contact network.

A picture says a thousand words so please send as many good quality images as possible.

Please note no payment will be made until we receive the goods and they agree with the description.

We want this to go as smoothly as possible and depend on your goodwill for our future success.

Last but not least, we also buy vintage guitar collections and estates so if you are selling a guitar collection we are always interested. Please keep in mind that in some cases we will also consider trading for your vintage guitar or amp so let me know if you’re interested in a trade. Thanks for considering selling me your vintage guitar, effect pedal or vintage tube amp.

We Also Buy Music

CLICK HERE for more information on vinyl records, stereo equipment, band gear and rock & roll memorabilia we buy.

Guitars We Have For Sale


Please check out our new book, Investing in Vintage Guitars.  Available in May.

Guitars We Buy

We are mainly interested in Gibson Les Pauls, but we also buy other high-end guitars such as Fender, PRS, Rickenbacker, Gretsch, Martin, Gretsch, Mosrite, Hofner, Guild, D’Angelico or Stromberg.