Gibson Music Ltd was established 12th April 2010 and was formerly known as Procom Music Ltd, which had been established in Ashton-Under-Lyne for over 20 years.
The shop is run by Steve Gibson. Steve has played guitar for over 35 years and has a vast experience in retail and field sales.


About Gibson's Music


The shop stocks a wide range of electric, acoustic and bass guitars as well as banjos, mandolins and ukuleles designed to cater for every genre and budget. We also stock strings, amps, pedals and tuners from all the top brands to compliment any guitar setup. On the first floor our electrical department has a large selection of PA, microphones and lighting rigs which are available to buy or to hire. Please check our shop and equipment hire pages for more information.

From beginner to advanced, we offer guitar lessons to all, no matter the skill level.
Our dedictaed lesson room has everything you need to get going, you just bring your enthusiasm and we’ll do the rest!

At Gibson Music we offer a range of options to anable you to buy your dream guitar, amp or anything else!
We offer a trade in service, and we also buy and sell pre loved items, so be sure to ask when you pop in.

Gibson Music is a great place to eat, as well as shop! We now run a full on Cafe in store, serving hot snacks and drinks.
This makes us THE social hub for musicians in Tameside, so pop in, have a brew and browse our stock while chatting with like minded people about the hobby you love.


Our in-house guitar technician has 40 years of experience in guitar repairs and maintenance including setups, neck breaks, fret dressing and refrets, pickup and hardware upgrades and general maintenance. In addition to instrument repairs, we also have many years of experience with equipment repairs and maintenance for amplifiers and speakers, as well as experience in PAT testing.

Rated 5 out of 5
Customer service is exceptionally good. Attention to detail and specialist knowledge too. I’ve bought second hand guitars and bass and new uke and amp and had a handful of items repaired. The proprietor Steve can fix stuff himself but also knows when a more specialist person is required and he seems to

Tim Hoy

Rated 5 out of 5
Fantastic independent shop with some brilliant stock and staff really give you the details you want when buying a guitar or other instruments they stock. You can also get a nice cuppa and a butty!

Jeff Farnworth

Rated 5 out of 5
Well what can I say about gibson love coming here having a brew and also i got an awsome guitar from here and ste has always got time to help you out when you are stuck and I will keep coming thanks for your hospitality and highly recommended

Steve Heap

Gibson Music Owner
Founder and owner of Gibson Music
Gibson Music Owner
Founder and owner of Gibson Music
Gibson Music Owner
Founder and owner of Gibson Music

About Gibson’s Music: Musical Instrument Shop in Tameside, Manchester

Welcome to Gibson’s Music, your one-stop-shop for all your musical needs in Tameside, Manchester. We are a family-run business that has been providing high-quality musical instruments and accessories for over 30 years.

Our shop is located in the heart of Tameside and we pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service, expert knowledge, and competitive prices. We have a wide selection of instruments ranging from guitars, drums, keyboards, brass and woodwind instruments, and much more. We also stock all the necessary accessories, including strings, picks, drumsticks, and music books.

At Gibson’s Music, we cater to all levels of musicians, from beginners to professionals. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are always on hand to provide expert advice and guidance, whether you’re looking to buy your first instrument or upgrade to a higher-end model.

We understand that buying a musical instrument can be a significant investment, which is why we offer a range of payment options to suit every budget, including finance options and part-exchange.

Our Services

In addition to our extensive range of instruments and accessories, we offer a range of services to help you get the most out of your musical experience, including:

Instrument Repairs and Servicing – Our experienced technicians can repair and service all types of instruments, including guitars, drums, and brass and woodwind instruments.

Music Lessons – We offer one-to-one guitar lessons with our experienced teachers, catering to all levels and styles of music. Our lessons are tailored to each student’s individual needs and goals, whether you’re looking to learn for fun or pursue a career in music.

Online Store – For those who can’t make it to our physical store, we also have an online store where you can browse and buy our extensive range of instruments and accessories from the comfort of your own home.


Q: What brands do you stock at Gibson’s Music?
A: We stock a wide range of brands, including Fender, Gibson, Yamaha, Roland, Pearl, and many more.

Q: Can I book a repair/service for my instrument online?
A: Yes, you can book a repair/service for your instrument through our online contact form by clicking here.

Q: What types of music lessons do you offer?
A: We offer one-to-one music lessons in guitar, catering to all levels and styles of music.

At Gibson’s Music, we are passionate about music and providing our customers with the best possible service and expertise. Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, we have everything you need to pursue your musical goals. From our extensive range of instruments and accessories to our expert repair and servicing, music lessons, and instrument hire, we’re here to help you on your musical journey.

If you’re in Tameside, Manchester, be sure to visit our store and speak to one of our friendly team.

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