About Hobgoblin Music in Manchester
The Manchester branch of Hobgoblin opened in December 1998. This was the first UK Hobgoblin shop to be run by another company. Based in the well known Johnny Roadhouse shop in Oxford Road, in a first floor showroom, it allows us to improve our service to customers in the North West.
The full Hobgoblin Music range
As with all our own shops, you can find the full range of the Hobgoblin catalogue on display. And of course you can expect the same friendly, well informed service. Other departments on site are a superb drum cellar, rock shop and brass & woodwind section. There is a pay and display car park nearby at the leisure centre.
of musical instruments is available through Hobgoblin in Manchester. 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. We're not just a guitar shop - each branch has a great range of specialist instruments too.
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 in Manchester
Stuart Cowley(Expertise: All Guitars, Mandolin family, and most stringed things, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Harmonium)
Ken Thompson(Expertise: All Frets, Mandolin, Banjo, Violin, Vintage Instruments)
Danny Blomeley(Expertise: Guitar, Bass Guitar)
Who can help you with your enquiry?
Where to Find Us
There is a pay and display car park nearby at the leisure centre, access on Grosvenor St next to Dominos pizza, just around the corner from the shop. There is also limited free parking in the bays directly opposite to Dominos, although this is almost always full.
It is also free to park on Oxford Road at the shops front, but only after 12.30 pm on a Saturday afternoon