01273 665 400
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Our Store

The iconic GAK store sits proudly in the heart of Brighton's famous North Laines and has done for over 25 years. One of the UK's largest independent Musical Instrument Retailers, GAK is not only a tourist destination and treasure trove full of everything from beginners instruments to rare, collectable and vintage equipment, and is frequented by some of the industry's most prestigious musicians and producers.

Our massive stock holding and a huge catalogue of brands mean that there is something for every musician of every type, and if you can't find something our live chat, and phone lines are just a call or message away 7 days a week.

Alternatively, if you can’t make it to our amazing Brighton shop, call our Mail Order experts on 01273 665400 or use our live chat (bottom right Desktop and bottom of the page for Mobile) for the same level of expert advice.

Travelling by Train? London Victoria to Brighton Station in under an hour. Only 5 minutes from Brighton Station.

Travelling by Car? The nearest Car Parks to our GAK stores are RCP North Rd and NCP Brighton Theatre.

Take A Tour...


76-82 North Road
East Sussex


Mon-Sat: 9:30am-5:30pm
Sundays & Bank Holidays*: 11am-5pm
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Phone lines open 7 days a week
Mon-Sat Until 17:30
Sunday Until 17:00


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  • Tonnes of new guitars on display and ready to try.

  • The UK's largest display of Fender and Gibson guitars.

  • Expert staff with over 100 years combined experience.

  • Dedicated bass department stocked with every major brand.

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  • Over 40 Keyboards, Synths & Pianos are on display and ready to try!

  • Only the best quality, top brands including Alesis, Korg, Nord, Roland & Yamaha.

  • Friendly, trained piano experts are always ready to help!

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  • A dedicated section for used, rare & vintage gear!

  • Sell your unwanted gear for cash or trade it in towards an upgrade.

  • In-store guitar workshop and spares department.


  • Over 25 years in business.
  • Brighton store is open 7 days a week.
  • Massive selection of high-end and affordable music gear in-store and online.
  • Over £6M worth of stock available for next day delivery online.
  • Free Next Day Delivery on all in-stock orders over £99 (UK Mainland only).
  • Real-Time Stock Levels.
  • Part Exchange available and instruments bought for cash.
  • Comprehensive GAK Blog for news, reviews and buyers guides.
  • Finance available on all orders over £250.
  • We accept all payment types, all major debit and credit cards, PayPal, Amazon Payments and American Express.
  • 100% secure online shopping.

Our comprehensive Social Media channels give you the opportunity to stay in touch and abreast of all musical instrument news and reviews, and our YouTube channel offers a wela entertainment and information for avid musician and gear fanatic.