Call Hobgoblin London : Tel: 020 7323 9040Find us:
24 Rathbone Place, London, , W1T 1JA | Email us: email@example.com
Open 10am - 6pm, Monday - Saturday
Paul, Daisy, Joe and Aeron.
Situated just off Oxford Street, our London Shop is easily reached from Tottenham Court Road tube station, and is only a little further from Oxford Circus. This busy shop has London’s best choice of Folk Instruments, and a big range of Guitars, World Percussion and Recorders, as well as a repair workshop with well known and very experienced repairman Michael Cameron in residence.
The full Hobgoblin Music range
Our London staff have many years of experience with us and are very knowledgeable. There are car parks nearby, also meters, and lots of other stuff to see and do!
of musical instruments is available through Hobgoblin in London. 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
|London Manager: ||Paul Gardner (Expertise: Sitar, Ukulele, All frets and strings, Tablas, all Percussion)|
|Sales Staff: |
Daisy Palmer (Expertise: Drums)
Aeron Jones (Expertise: Electric Guitar)
|Repairs: ||Michael Cameron|
Who can help you with your enquiry?
Where to Find Us
We are very close to Tottenham Court Road Tube station - exit the station on to Oxford Street and turn left. Rathbone Place is a few streets along on the right hand side.
News and Information from Hobgoblin in London
- Enjoy some local traditional music when you visit.
Our London shop is a hit with secret shoppers!
Occasionally MI PRO will conduct a "secret shopper" exercise on a particular town to review and rate the music shops in terms of service and support. ...read the full story
Joke sign causing mild stir on social media
On the 30th October, famed TV composer Howard Goodall (Blackadder, Not the Nine O'clock News) was wandering down Rathbone Place, presumably minding his own business and thinking about lunch or something more important, when he spotted the fun sign ...read the full story
Georgia and Talia pay us a visit!
Today we had a visit from two of the stars of the BBC program 'The Voice': Georgia Harrup and Talia Smith. Although Talia was knocked out of the first of the 'battle' rounds she's supporting her friend Georgia as she goes into the ...read the full story
Already a long standing customer of our shop, Bill Bailey called in today to have a mooch around and play a few prospective new toys. Pictured here playing a lovely Paul Hathway bouzouki, Bill himself owns three of Hathway's instruments but would ...read the full story
Hobgoblin London's LinksThe Quecumbar.
London's premier Gypsy Jazz venue. With live music every night. Workshops and jamming sessions too. Great foodTake it Away
More info on this excellent Arts Council scheme.
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 London: Folk Roots, Living Tradition, (Traditional) Music Maker, Play Music, Folk On Tap, Folk London, Songlines