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Top tips for keeping your guitar safe while travelling

Top tips for keeping your guitar safe while travelling

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Following on from our guide to travelling with a musical instrument, Nik from Pedal Rockstar delves deeper into how to perfectly pack your guitar while on the road and ...

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 9th 2017 at 3:51PM
Gaz Coombes, Colin Greenwood, Iain Harvie and more to attend opening of PMT's new Oxford store

Gaz Coombes, Colin Greenwood, Iain Harvie and more to attend opening of PMT's new Oxford store

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In December, PMT announced that it would be opening a full flagship store in the centre of Oxford in early 2017.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 9th 2017 at 2:14PM
ISM Trust publishes detailed performance anxiety guide

ISM Trust publishes detailed performance anxiety guide

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Performance anxiety can have a devastating affect on musicians, and even the most professional performers can suffer with the psychological issue.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 9th 2017 at 11:26AM
Could Brexit benefit music education in the UK?

Could Brexit benefit music education in the UK?

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Brexit may be the ‘trigger for progress’ for music and arts education in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 9th 2017 at 10:48AM

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Tanglewood announces price freeze on Crossroads guitar series

Tanglewood announces price freeze on Crossroads guitar series

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Acoustic guitar brand Tanglewood has announced a total price freeze on its popular Crossroads guitar series.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 9th 2017 at 10:40AM
Overseas interest in UK retailers grew 23% in Q4 2016

Overseas interest in UK retailers grew 23% in Q4 2016

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The BRC and Google’s Online Retail Monitor for Q4 2016 reveals that UK retail is retaining strong brand appeal overseas.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 8th 2017 at 4:15PM
Royal Albert Hall uncovers extreme gender bias towards classical musical instruments

Royal Albert Hall uncovers extreme gender bias towards classical musical instruments

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A new study conducted by the Royal Albert Hall has revealed what classical instruments the public think are more associated with a particular gender.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 8th 2017 at 2:26PM
BILLY LUNN: A Producer by Necessity (Part Four)

BILLY LUNN: A Producer by Necessity (Part Four)

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The Subways frontman and MI Pro columnist Billy Lunn concludes the story of how he became a ‘producer by necessity’ with this fourth and final instalment of the series, where ...

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 8th 2017 at 10:08AM

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Musikmesse reveals first acts for new Beck's Wood & Brass Stage

Musikmesse reveals first acts for new Beck's Wood & Brass Stage

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Musikmesse 2017 will feature a new highlight for fans of modern and traditional woodwind and brass music in the shape of Beck’s Wood & Brass Stage.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 7th 2017 at 4:27PM
The Dirty Youth unveiled as Marshall Records' first signing

The Dirty Youth unveiled as Marshall Records' first signing

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Last year Marshall Amplification announced plans to launch its very own record label, now its first signing has been revealed.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 7th 2017 at 3:32PM
Sony and Weller Media execs join ICMP to offer advice on building musicians' online profiles

Sony and Weller Media execs join ICMP to offer advice on building musicians' online profiles

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ICMP recently hosted an interactive panel discussion focused on ‘How to Build Your Online Profile’ at Tileyard Studios. 

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 7th 2017 at 1:03PM
Source Distribution named Arturia distributor of the year

Source Distribution named Arturia distributor of the year

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Source Distribution has been awarded the title of Arturia distributor of the year for 2015-2016.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 7th 2017 at 10:45AM

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The ultimate guide to travelling with a musical instrument

The ultimate guide to travelling with a musical instrument

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Whether you're making your way to session work around the UK or embarking on a world tour, travelling is an essential part of any working musician’s life.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 7th 2017 at 10:30AM
BBC calls for women in music production to present TV, radio and online programmes

BBC calls for women in music production to present TV, radio and online programmes

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The BBC is on the look our for female experts in music production and other fields who would like to contribute to its programming.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 6th 2017 at 3:36PM
Royal Marines inspire children to get involved in music

Royal Marines inspire children to get involved in music

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A band of 40 musicians from the Royal Marines School of Music came together last week to perform for over 1,000 primary school children.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 6th 2017 at 2:44PM