Call Hobgoblin Bristol : Tel: 0117 929 0902Find us:
36 Park Street, Bristol, , BS1 5JG | Email us: email@example.com
Open 10am - 6pm, Monday - Saturday
Dan, Cris, Liam
Hobgoblin Bristol is now one of the company's biggest shops, having moved to great new larger premises a few hundred yards up the road in 2010. The same Aladdin's cave of instruments is there, plus much more in the way of music books and a full range of items for all types of musician at the counter - and room to move! Car parks & meters are close by, Temple Meads Station is a 20 minute walk, or short bus ride.
The full Hobgoblin Music range
of musical instruments is available through Hobgoblin in Bristol. If there is a particular item you would like to have a look at, please call ahead to make sure it is in stock.In addition, there are many instruments unique to each shop.
An Aladdin's Cave
Our shops are often described as an Aladdin's Cave of musical instruments. You will find a huge range of acoustic, folk, celtic and world musical instruments to try out and compare. Our staff are friendly and knowledgable, and will be happy to give you pressure-free advice.
Meet the Staff
|Bristol Manager: ||Cris Pierssené (Expertise: Mandolin family, Oud, Guitar, Baglama, Gypsy Jazz Guitars, Whistles, Accordion)|
|Sales Staff: |
Liam Kirby (Expertise: Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Hawaiian Guitar, Fiddle, Brass Instruments)
Daniel Weltman (Expertise: Mandolin, Fiddle, Guitar)
Caio Wheelhouse (Expertise: Double Bass, Guitar, Saxophone)
Who can help you with your enquiry?
Where to Find Us
Car parks & meters are close by, Temple Meads Station is a 20 minute walk, or short bus ride.
News and Information from Hobgoblin in Bristol
- Enjoy some local traditional music when you visit.
Back at Hobgoblin Bristol - The String Club. For people who wish they had loyalty cards for something other than coffee and burritos!
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More strings, more violins, more bits and pieces!
Hobgoblin Bristol have decided that the City's fiddle players deserve better, so stocks of violins, strings, mutes, bits, bobs, these and those have all been greatly increased. We now have several extra quality options for beginner-to-intermediate ...read the full story
Goatskin-Calabash thing ties us in knots
Hobgoblin Bristol love to restring stuff. Bring us your fiddles, your unloved guitars, your, er, Guinean Bolons. This delightful African Hunter's harp has appeared needing a new string fitted. Time to figure out how on earth you tie the rather ...read the full story
Learn a tune, save some money!
In a bold attempt to get Bristol learning some new numbers, we have instituted a new Tune of the Week game in the shop. ...read the full story
Hobgoblin Bristol's LinksBATH FOLK FESTIVAL
and summer school. Another great event we're proud to support.Bath Fringe Festival
We're going to be sponsoring the marvellous Bath Fringe Festival this year. Absolutely brill event.Bristol Folk Festival
We're sponsoring the new Bristol Folk Festival this year. Drop by and see what's happening!Ash Keys Music
Presents the best of Contemporary Folk Music in venues in the Bristol area.Wiltshire Folk Arts
If you are interested in Wiltshire's rural musical heritage, then this is the site for you.Somerset and Dorset Folk site
SAD Folk is a good site for info about what's on down south in Somerset (and Dorset). We like the acronym too.Malarchy
Trans-European Roots Music from the ever popular quintet.
We buy Concertinas!
All Hobgoblin shops have a big range of secondhand and handmade instruments. We do buy certain instruments outright, especially concertinas. Additionally we take trade-ins and can sell on a commission basis for you. If you have an instrument to sell, give us a call or pop into the shop!
Magazines stocked in Bristol: Folk Roots, Taplas, (Traditional) Music Maker, The Living Tradition, Songlines