Things to do:

It’s probably fair to say that, should the four lads who shook the world be in the market for one, they’d buy a plectrum here.

Liverpool’s longest-standing music store, Curly’s range of gear is only matched by the staff’s eager – some might say daunting – resolve to show you a few chords of Smoke on the Water. Or whatever it is you thought you could play, but they can do so much better.

From acoustic guitars to MIDI keyboards, sweet music (or Sweet Home Alabama) starts here.