Birmingham’s largest independent music retailer is moving to new premises following funding from Barclays.
Fair Deal Music, which this year is celebrating 30 years in business, is moving to the new 7,000 square foot premises at Concorde House 79-83 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1PQ which is only 500 yards away from the current location at Smallbrook Queensway, Birmingham.
The business supplies a range of musical instruments and accessories to musicians all over the UK and this move will enable the business to further expand its current range of stock. This will include the biggest selection of electric and acoustic pianos in the whole region.
The official opening of the new store is taking place on 6th May by Bernie Marsden of Whitesnake. In addition, Bernie will be performing live and will available for meet and greet afterwards. Fair Deal Music will also be offering customers the opportunity to have their photograph taken at their special Marshall wall and photo booth.
Fair Deal will be running a series of free prize giveaways via their Facebook page throughout the month of May which will include guitar, piano, drums and amplifiers along with signed memorabilia by famous artists. For more information you can visit their website www.fairdealmusic.co.uk where you can also follow the Facebook feed.
Commenting on the move, Director Balraj Singh said: “I am really pleased that we are marking our 30th anniversary with the move to our new premises. This will enable us to display many more musical instruments for our loyal and new customers. We are delighted that Bernie Marsden has agreed to open the premises for us, which will know will be really appealing to a number of our customers.” Commenting further he revealed plans for their current store on Smallbrook Queensway which he plans to turn into a specialist drum, pro audio and DJ showroom, which will also be the biggest of its kind in the region.
Funding for the move was provided by Barclays. Leonard Sharples, Business Manager at Barclays in Birmingham said: “Fair Deal Music have steadily grown the business over the years and can now boast a dedicated, loyal customer base. I am really pleased that we have been able to support them with the purchase of these premises which will provide a great platform on which Balraj can further grow the business.”