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Hobgoblin Music in Crawley

Call Hobgoblin Crawley : Tel: 01293 515858
Find us: 17 The Parade, Northgate, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 8DT | Email us: sales@hobgoblincrawley.co.uk
Open 10am - 6pm, Monday - Saturday

After 38 years, it is with some emotion that we announce that Hobgoblin Music in Crawley is relocating to Brighton. The Brighton branch is already up and running.

In the remaining weeks before the Crawley shop closes for good, we are having a gargantuan clearance sale, with absolutely everything reduced in price by a minimum of 20%! Come in soon to catch a real bargain, and say your goodbyes to our original shop. The official closing date will be announced as soon as it is known.

Click here for a list of items included in the sale (hurry while stocks last!)

If you have any fond memories of our shop in Crawley, we'd love to hear them - please email us with your stories!

Hobgoblin Crawley Shop Front
Nobby, Matt, James
Nobby, Matt, James
Hobgoblin Music Crawley Inside
Hobgoblin Music Crawley Inside
Hobgoblin Music Crawley Inside
Hobgoblin Music Crawley Inside

About Hobgoblin Music in Crawley

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The shop in Northgate Parade, Crawley, is our original shop, and has been in the same place since the late seventies! The shop has a fantastic array of stock.

Access by car is easy - less than five minutes from the motorway (via the M25 and M23) and free parking right outside. There is a good rail service from London Victoria and we are right next to London Gatwick airport.

"Great help went out of their way to get me a good deal many thanks for the Ashbury RG-44 I love it already"
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The full Hobgoblin Music range of musical instruments is available through Hobgoblin in Crawley. 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

Crawley Manager: Nobby Styles (Expertise: Guitar (especialy Resonator), 5 String Banjo, Amplifiers & Recording)
Sales Staff:
James Cope (Expertise: Banjo, Basic Repairs)
Matt Quinn (Expertise: Mandolin, Melodeon)

Who can help you with your enquiry?

Where to Find Us

Our Address:, 17 The Parade, Northgate, Crawley, RH10 8DT
Tel: 01293 515858, Email: sales@hobgoblincrawley.co.uk
Access by car is easy - less than five minutes from the motorway (via the M25 and M23). There is a good rail service from London Victoria and we are right next to London Gatwick airport.

News and Information from Hobgoblin in Crawley

Yamaha SG2000 demo at Hobgoblin Crawley

Here's a demo of the 1979 Yamaha SG2000 we have for sale in Crawley ...read the full story

Beard cone demo

Here's a follow up video showing a before and after upgrade to a Beard cone ...read the full story

Paul Beard Cones

We have back in stock the fantastic Paul Beard Resonator cones and Spider Bridges with inserts available too. For a Dobro style( spider bridge )guitar, these are one of the best upgrades you can make. Let us carry out the conversion for you, with a ...read the full story

Classic Guitar

We have this fantastic classic guitar here in Crawley. It's from 1979 and plays well and sounds soooperb. Designed in conjunction with Carlos Santana the Yamaha SG2000 was considered by some to be the ultimate Les Paul beater. The sustain on these ...read the full story

Interest Free Credit for 18 - 25 year olds, Typical 0% Finance

As part of the Arts Council's Take it Away scheme, Hobgoblin in Crawley is able to offer interest free credit to 18 - 25 year olds! Click here to see how you can buy instruments with ten months 0% finance.

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!

Hobgoblin Crawley YouTube Channel

Lessons Ed Mann of Redwood Falls give guitar lessons in the shop - call for details

Magazines stocked in Crawley: Folk Roots, Living Tradition, Folk On Tap, (Traditional) Music Maker, Songlines, Play Music, Music Talk


Try the instruments for yourself! Each shop has a huge and varied stock of new and secondhand instruments.
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