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BUYER'S GUIDE: Bags and cases

BUYER'S GUIDE: Bags and cases

MI Pro guides you through the instrument protection market, from DJ and laptop bags to guitar and ukulele cases…

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 19th 2014 at 5:10PM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Electric guitars under £500

BUYER'S GUIDE: Electric guitars under £500

The sub-£500 guitar market is often at the centre of most MI dealerships' business. MI Pro takes a look at ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 13th 2014 at 11:19AM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Studio monitors

BUYER'S GUIDE: Studio monitors

As audio products continue to proliferate on the MI market, MI Pro takes a look at some of the sector’s ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 10th 2013 at 10:11AM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Brass and woodwind

BUYER'S GUIDE: Brass and woodwind

The brass and woodwind market is vast and plentiful; yet navigating its plethora of products can sometimes pose a tricky ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 9th 2013 at 10:03AM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Portable PA

BUYER'S GUIDE: Portable PA

With audio gear becoming an increasingly important commodity for MI dealers, MI Pro takes a look at some of the ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 18th 2013 at 7:29AM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Accessories

BUYER'S GUIDE: Accessories

Regardless of which instrument you play, the MI market is choc full of accessories and additional extras for musicians to ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 7th 2013 at 1:00PM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Synthesizers

BUYER'S GUIDE: Synthesizers

With synths now more prevalent than ever on both the live stage and in the studio, MI Pro looks at ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 8th 2013 at 3:03PM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Keyboards

BUYER'S GUIDE: Keyboards

The range of keyboards available on the market these days is vast, so MI Pro has compiled a comprehensive rundown ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 7th 2013 at 12:38PM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Starter guitar packs

BUYER'S GUIDE: Starter guitar packs

With a wide variety of options open to those considering their first foray into the world of guitar, MI Pro ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 12:52PM
BUYER'S GUIDE: Live mics

BUYER'S GUIDE: Live mics

With a vast array of live microphones available on the market, MI Pro serves up a variety of what’s currently ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 24th 2013 at 9:54AM
BUYER'S GUIDE: DJ/high-tech

BUYER'S GUIDE: DJ/high-tech

With more and more dealers entering the world of DJ and high-tech gear, MI Pro takes a look at what’s ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 16th 2013 at 9:44AM
Strings

Strings

Although easily dismissed in the world of tone when compared to amps and instruments, the importance of picking the right ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 20th 2013 at 9:45AM
Cymbals

Cymbals

Choosing the right cymbals for your kit can be absolutely crucial when it comes to establishing the perfect tone. However, ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 14th 2013 at 10:23AM
Mixers

Mixers

With so many choices, both in hardware and technique, there’s no wonder they call it the ‘dark art’…  

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 6th 2013 at 12:24PM
Back-to-School

Back-to-School

Check out our guide to some of the best back-to-school buys you might find on the market...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 9th 2013 at 10:42AM
Combo amps

Combo amps

Take a look at our choice selection of some of the leading all-in-one combo amps currently on the market…

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 8th 2013 at 10:00AM
Traditional Instruments

Traditional Instruments

If the recent excitement over ukuleles and cajons is anything to go on, it’s clear that traditional instruments are steadily ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 4th 2013 at 4:08PM
Budget microphones

Budget microphones

Here’s a look at what’s on offer for rugged and reliable budget microphones…

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 18th 2013 at 10:30AM
Cajons

Cajons

Here's a look at some of the boxes currently available...

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 13th 2013 at 9:56AM
Acoustic drums and accessories

Acoustic drums and accessories

Jory MacKay outlines what’s on offer for acoustic drum kits and accessories…

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 17th 2013 at 10:40AM
Digital Pianos

Digital Pianos

Still a favourite for noise and space-conscious consumers, digital pianos continue to push the technological envelope in a bid to ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Apr 22nd 2013 at 11:05AM
Orange OR100

Heads and cabs

With a host of features, plus the option to use endless speaker configuration options, amp heads have long-been the staple ...

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Apr 22nd 2013 at 10:47AM
Electronic Drums

Electronic Drums

Here’s a look at what’s available in the neat and compact electronic drums market…

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Mar 18th 2013 at 10:31AM