Contact us

Welcome to Absolute Music, one of Europe's leading music retailers with a massive online shop and a Huge Superstore in Bournemouth with dedicated guitar, drum, hi-tech and live sound departments plus rehearsal rooms, recording studios, workshops and tuition.

Opening Times


  • Monday to Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
  • Sundays & Bank Holidays: 10:00am to 4:00pm
  • Monday to Friday 6:30pm - 10:30pm
  • Saturdays:10am - 10pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 10pm

Call our Hotline

Speak to one of our helpful, knowledgeable staff by calling 01202 597180 and then...


Drop us a quick message with any questions or advice you need via EMAIL or via the form at the bottom of this page


You can fax us on 01202 572234

Visit our Superstore

Visit our huge 14,000-square-foot superstore with rehearsal studios next door. We're located in Wallisdown, just 4 miles from both Bournemouth and Poole town centres. See below for a detailed map (we're just along the road from Argos, Matalan and The Range, behind Plumb Centre) or click here to view our location on Google Maps. Our address is:

Absolute Music, Knighton Heath Estate, 855 Ringwood Road, Bournemouth. BH11 8NE.

Service, Support & Returns

Call 01202 597180 option 3 and speak to one of our support team, or leave a message and they'll get straight back to you. (+44 1202 597180 if calling from outside the UK). Alternatively, click here to send an enquiry to our Service Centre via an online form (click the arrow next to > RETURNING AN ITEM TO ABSOLUTE MUSIC for the drop down form to appear)

Education Consultants
  • Want a fully equipped room to rehearse in with your band?
  • Fancy booking a recording session or DAW tuition with one of our engineers?
  • Looking for lessons on guitar, bass, keyboards, piano, drums or woodwind/brass
  • Feel like joining our regular choir, band jam or African dance/drum workshops?
  • Need to hire a room for your music, theatre or dance group?

Simply call our Studios staff on 01202 572948 or email [email protected]

Absolute Music is a member of the following organisations:

Music Industries Association
RETRA Member no: 093142