Reasons to visit PMT Northampton
Much more than just an average music shop in Northampton, Professional Music Technology is East Midland’s largest music store showcasing the very latest musical instruments and recording equipment.
We have gone to great lengths to ensure that every PMT music store is a musical instrument shopping experience all of its own and our Northampton store is no exception. Shop for guitars, drums, pianos or synths and if you need help, our PMT experts are there to give you the very best advice possible.
As well selling guitars and instruments, we also host to a number of guitar workshops, drum clinics & musical events through the year. Here, budding musicians can pick up tips from some the biggest names in the industry or be treated to sneak previews of some the newest music equipment on the market.
The Biggest Guitar Shop in Northampton
The downstairs showroom displays around over 500 electric and acoustic guitars and basses from the world’s top brands, including Gibson, Fender, PRS, Ibanez, Rickenbacker, Taylor, Epiphone, Yamaha, Martin, Schecter, Tanglewood, Faith, Takamine and Gretsch, which range in prices suited from beginners, all the way to professional guitar players.
There are also hundreds of amplifiers and guitar pedals to choose from too, from TC Electronic, BOSS, Wampler, Electro-Harmonix, Jim Dunlop and Strymon – all of which can be tried out in the music shop’s private demo booth.
Keyboards & Pianos in Northampton
So you like to tinkle the ivories, eh? That's okay, as PMT Northampton is also a very fine piano shop. In fact, it’s a keyboardists wonderland filled with the very best arranger keyboards, digital pianos and synthesizers from Roland, Yamaha, Korg, Nord, Novation, Moog and Arturia ... and if that doesn’t satisfy the Jon Lord in you, we’ve got a keytar or two in-store too.
Northampton Recording Equipment & PA Department
Live sound and recording enthusiasts with love our recording and PA department, our range is vast and we carry stock of the best hi-tech brands of today, including Bose, RCF, Native Instruments, Ableton, Shure, Sennheiser, QSC, KRK, Pioneer, Focusrite, M-Audio, Akai, Rode and more.
And if you’re new to computer-based recording products, bring in your laptop and the PMT experts will install your new software or audio interface for you and make sure that you leave the shop with a ready-to-go system.
PMT House of Drums Northampton
Shoppers looking for a drum shop in Northampton will definitely not be disappointed when visiting PMT Northampton, as this shop has a whole floor that is entirely dedicated to drum kits and percussion instruments!
Visit the house of drums for collector’s snares; acoustic drum kits from Natal, Drum Workshop Inc., Gretsch, Yamaha and Mapex; the latest electronic drum kits by Roland, Yamaha and Alesis; the Zildjian and Sabian Walls of cymbals and thousands of drum accessories.
Where to Find Us
In the city: PMT Northampton located in the heart of Northampton town on Bridge Street.
By bus: The nearest bus stop is on Bridge Street, opposite the Plough Hotel, which is a 1 minute walk away from the shop. The buses that stop there are Moulton Park 7, Blackthorn 8, Parklands 10, King’s Heath 12, Horton 14, Weston Favell Centre 19, Sunnyside 19a, Northampton 22, 33A, 57, 86, 89, & X89.
By train: It is a 10 minute walk from Northampton train station to PMT.
By car: If you’re coming to the shop by car, the shop is just over 3 miles from Junction 15 of the M1, with a free car park at the back of the shop.