STORE UPDATE: For the Health and Safety of our staff and community, we're currently closed to the public for walk-in business. However, we are offering curbside pick-up at our Sacramento location for purchases made via telephone, email or via our web site. As of right now we have representatives available and standing by to serve you from 12pm - 6pm Monday - Saturday. Call 916-484-7575 or send an email to and someone will get back to you A.S.A.P. Thank you very much for your support and understanding.
Sacramento & Northern California Backline Music Instrument & Gear Rental

Backline Equipment & Instrument Rental

Skip’s Music has the largest inventory of professional backline equipment in the area and are continually adding new gear that is available for daily rentals or regional touring. SM Productions provides professional technicians and backline equipment rentals for various events, from the backyard concert, to the performing arts center, outdoor festivals, and multi-state tours.

With over 50 years of experience, Skip’s provides various options for unique needs:

  • We offer a complete inventory of current as well as vintage backline instrument rentals from major manufacturers.
  • Our experienced technicians have worked with hundreds of musicians on thousands of shows, and know how to provide the attention and guidance unique to your event.
  • Whatever your event rider requires, be it the newest model keyboards, guitars and bass amplifiers, drums, DJ equipment and more, SM Productions will make sure that our equipment feels like your equipment.

Brands & instruments available include:

  • Fender
  • Gibson
  • Taylor
  • DW
  • Pearl
  • Yamaha
  • Sabian
  • Zildjian
  • Paiste
  • Latin Percussion
  • Roland
  • Nord
  • Hammond/Leslie
  • Korg
  • Shure
  • Audio Technica
  • Beta
  • QSC
  • Adamson
  • Pioneer DJ
  • Rane

Contact us today to learn more about our services by calling (916) 484-7575 or emailing