ONLINE ORDERS OPERATING NORMALLY, STORE OPEN FOR COLLECTION - CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION

Shop Open from Monday, 19th April 2021
Monday-Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

A big thank you to everyone who has continued to support us during these unprecedented & exceptional circumstances.


The Preston store will reopen on Monday 19th April 2021 for the selected services as detailed below. Please read on for important information on what services will be available and restrictions that apply.

As the store has been closed for several months we need to rebuild all the demonstration areas, which we are working towards and will update this page when we are ready to accept this type of service.

"Walk-in" Service
Customers are still welcome to drop into the store for advice, and can also pay for orders in-store using chip and pin to take goods away the same day.


The store is also open to online orders placed for collection. Please have your order number ready upon entering the store.

Please note that we can only have a maximum of 10 people in the Preston store (including our staff) at any given time and keep everyone safe.

Staying Covid-19 Secure
We have carried out a full risk assessment in line with the government guidelines. This has been done to ensure our staff and customers feel safe at Music Matter. We currently operate the above services, with strict procedures in place. We are limiting the amount of customers within our store at any one time to keep our staff and customers safe, and to ensure social distancing can be maintained.


We have also taken these following steps:

  • Appropriate PPE has been provided for our staff.
  • We have cleaning, hand-washing and hygiene procedures in place that adhere to government guidance.
  • We have implemented rigorous cleaning and hygiene protocols in regards to counters, till points, and stock - including hand sanitiser stations for customers and staff, which should be used upon both entry and exit.
  • For now, only the front main counter area is open for click and collect.
  • Card payment only (contactless up to £45).
  • The customer toilet is closed.
  • Help available for heavy item collection (following government guidelines).

Online Orders Still Being Delivered
Our online business is fully operational, however, we're still working safely to adhere to social distancing measures. Our couriers are now largely operating to normal delivery time frames, so orders should be received on time as per the text message sent to you at time of dispatch. There are no delays expected, but please bear in mind that out of stock items may take slightly longer than normal to be delivered. 


Other Key Information

Please do not make the trip if you haven't got an order waiting to be collected or the item you want to buy is out of stock.


Any other queries relating to our store opening please call 0330 380 1135

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Featuring dedicated brand areas with the latest products on demo, including high-end synthesizers, Pads Controllers, Electronic Drum Kits, PA systems, Studio Monitors & loads more! Demos from our trained staff are also available, come see how a studio monitor compares to another or how well an Electronic Drum Kit takes a hit. It's available for you to try out.

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Roland Demo Area
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Yamaha Demo Area
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Korg Demo Area

Our Roland Demo Area features the latest and greatest Synths, Electronic Drum Kits, Digital Pianos & much more. Some of the most sought after Roland gear are available to try including the flagship TD-50KV Electronic Drum Kit, the hugely popular AIRA & Boutique series plus the newly released DJ-808.

Yamaha are one of the leading Pro Audio brands in the world & you can test drive a multitude of their most popular products right here in our showroom; from DXR PA Speakers, High-end worskstations such as the Montage to Professional DTX Electronic Drum Kits. It's all in one place for you to try!

Come & browse our Korg area, filled to the brim with all the very best gear from Korg including the flagship Kronos 2 88 Synthesizer / Workstation that is free to try. The volca range mini modular synth / sequencers also find their way into this corner as well the massively in-demand minilogue & monologue analogue synthesziers. 


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Adam Demo Area
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Akai Demo Area
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Arturia Demo Area

Adam Audio Studio Monitors are the best in the business, high-end, high-quality & the truly accurate audio recreation, featuring the AX series - a mainstay of the professional recording studio set-up, and the brand new S Series - top of it's class studio referencing. All availble to listen to and compare.

Thinking about kitting out your recording studio with the imperitives? Well look no further than Akai, we have all you would need on show and available to test out, such the top-end MPC touch screen MIDI Controllers, the APC / MPK range of MIDI Keyboards & Controllers & more. Come and browse today! 

Arturia, known for developing superb synthesizer hardware and software, have their very own place within our showroom. Filled with all the popular Arturia goodies such as the beatstep, drumbrute analog-voiced drum machine, their next-gen audiofuse audio interface and the big gun - the Matrixbrute itself, plus much more.


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Alesis Demo Area
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Genelec Demo Area
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Native Instruments Demo Area

If you're looking for an Electronic Drum Kit that combines exceptional quality with amazing affordability then look no further than Alesis. With our various Alesis Electronic Drums on show, such as the DM Nitro & Top-End Strike Pro, you can play away to your heart content to make sure it's a good fit.

Genelec Studio Monitors are widely renowned as the leaders in Studio Monitor Audio solutions, their series of High-End, High-Quality Monitors feature the very best in Pro Audio Technology, the newly released 'Ones' completely reinvent the coaxial speaker set-up and their 8030 / 40 series bring top-class accurate sonic recreation.

Native Instruments are leading manufacturers of computer-based pro audio & DJ equipment, we have a great range of both: our traktor area features the ultra poipular S4 now with Lightning connection 7 their flagship the incredible S8. On the groove production side we have the next generation Maschine MK3 controller, JAM & Komplete S49 MIDI Keyboard - all available to try! 


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Moog Demo Area
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Novation Demo Area
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Aston Demo Area

Come & explore our very own Moog demo area - full of the very best analogue, keyboard, modular synthesizers on the market from the Subsequent 37CV to the Moog Mother-32 & Werkstatt, it's a synth nerd's dream play area!

Novation are synonymous with high-quality studio gear such as the classic Basstation & Mininova, the new heavy hitters; circuit monostation & peak plus amazingly easy-to-use MIDI Keyboards in the Impulse & Launchkeys. Any & all studio solutions you'd ever want - all in one area.

One of the fastest growing UK Manufacturers of Pro Audio - Aston Microphones' Origin & Spirit Studio Mics have taken the market by storm & we have both on display at our Preston showroom as well as the incredibly unique Halo portable vocal booth. Vocalist can now see first hand what it is about Aston that make so special.


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Mackie Demo Area
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Tascam Demo Area
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LD Systems Demo Area

On the hunt for high-quality as well as affordable Studio & PA gear? Well Mackie might just have the answer; Mackie PA mixers & speakers such as the SRM, Thump & VLZ ranges define bang for your buck that allows you to perform a live venues without a worry. They have the studio covered also with their new MR2 Series providing excellent audio relay accuracy.

Our Tascam demo area features a fantastic variation of digital recording equipment all on display, learn more about the critically acclaimed DR-701D & DR44WL portable digital recorders, find out about the DP32SD 32-channel digital portastudio & the brand new podcasting products - the Ministudio Personal / Studio. 

Top of the range PA Speakers are on full display at our Preston showroom, all-in-one PA Speaker systems featuring top columns & and subwoofer bottom, these MAUI Speakers are amazing solutions to live performance, plenty of power but still keeping that pitch perfect audio quality.


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Nord Demo Area
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Rode Demo Area
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Denon DJ Demo Area

Extremely sought after high-end synthesizer / workstations from Nord our right here available to try! The brand new flagship Stage 3 88, the last stage was used by countless artist on countless stages around the world and they've upped thyeir game with the new version with new song mode, added OSC types & much more - paired with the Lead A1 prepare for hours of fun on these products!

Scour through the gear of a home recording studio enthusiast & you'll get to a Rode microphone, considered a must-have when setting up your very own studio space, the best and most popular are all out and ready to try. Our Rode area comprimises of the top-line NTR Ribbon mic, the affordable NT1A & a few more to wet your appetite.

A Professional DJ look no further than our Denon DJ display area, filled with top-of-the-line DJ Mixers, Controllers and more. From the brand spanking new prime series of the X1800 Mixer & SC5000 Player to the industry standards of the MCX8000. There's never been so much high-end Denon DJ gear on show!