About Hobgoblin Music in London
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. We're not just a guitar shop - each branch has a great range of specialist instruments too.
Musical Instrument Repairs in London
We do repairs! We carry out some instrument repair work on site, and can also send instruments to specialist repairers for more complicated work. Repair work undertaken includes ukulele, bouzouki, mandolin and guitar setups and restringing, accordion, melodeon and concertina tuning and repairs, woodwind and brass repairs and maintenance, specialist violin set ups and repairs, bridge and peg fitting, bow rehairs, banjo or drum skin replacement, and much more besides - contact us for information or bring in your instrument for a free, no-obligation quote.
We buy Musical Instruments
If you're looking to sell a musical instrument in London then get in touch to see what we can offer you. We buy some instruments outright if the price is right, and we'll consider a trade-in for almost any instrument. We also take lots of instruments on a commission basis, and we're particularly keen to stock instruments by local luthiers and makers. Bring in your unwanted guitars, ukuleles, banjos, concertinas, melodeons, accordions, flutes, woodwind and brass instruments, violins, keyboards and more, and we'll see what we can do for you! If your instrument is bulky or you would need to travel a fair way to get to us, please do contact us by email or phone first so we can let you know whether it's worth bringing in.
An Aladdin's Cave
Our shops are often described as an Aladdin's Cave of musical instruments. At Hobgoblin Music in London 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.
Musical Instrument Rentals at Hobgoblin Music in London
We are often able to offer short or long term musical instrument rentals for various types of instrument. If you would like to rent a musical instrument from us, please get in touch to find out how we can help.
Meet the Staff in London
Paul, Daisy, Joe and Aeron.
Paul Gardner(Expertise: Sitar, Ukulele, All frets and strings, Tablas, all Percussion)
Daisy Palmer(Expertise: Drums)
Aeron Jones(Expertise: Electric Guitar)
Joe Da Costa
Sonny Brazil(Expertise: Guitar, Mandolin, Octave Mandola, Cittern, Banjo, Ukulele, , Low whistle, Bagpipes, Anglo Concertina, Accordion, Melodeon, Piano)
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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.