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Top 10 stories of the week: Mark Abrahams joins Tokai artist roster, Kitty Lux dies at 59, Blackstar merger

Top 10 stories of the week: Mark Abrahams joins Tokai artist roster, Kitty Lux dies at 59, Blackstar merger

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was that news that Mark Abrahams from the Wishbone Ash has joined Tokai’s artist roster.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 28th 2017 at 10:19AM
Top 10 stories of the week: 25 years of GAK, VOX 60th anniversary, PMT consolidates online presence

Top 10 stories of the week: 25 years of GAK, VOX 60th anniversary, PMT consolidates online presence

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'Tis the season for milestone anniversaries in the MI industry it seems, as retailer GAK celebrates 25 years of businesses, and amp maker VOX reaches its diamond anniversary.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 21st 2017 at 10:42AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Camden Guitars burnt down, Summer NAMM guide, Most popular UK region for online retail

Top 10 stories of the week: Camden Guitars burnt down, Summer NAMM guide, Most popular UK region for online retail

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was the news that Camden Guitars was burnt down during the fire that broke out at Camden Lock Market on July 10th.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 14th 2017 at 10:02AM
Top 10 stories of the week: John Blackwell, Glastonbury's elite line-up, school removes music lessons

Top 10 stories of the week: John Blackwell, Glastonbury's elite line-up, school removes music lessons

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was the sad news that iconic drummer John Blackwell has passed away.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 7th 2017 at 9:04AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

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This week, the biggest story on MI Pro has been the news that Ed Sheeran will donate all royalties made from his new Martin Guitar ‘Divide’ signature model to Teenage ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 30th 2017 at 10:19AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Kye Smith interview, Worldpay app for retailers, EBacc's 'devastating' effect on music lessons

Top 10 stories of the week: Kye Smith interview, Worldpay app for retailers, EBacc's 'devastating' effect on music lessons

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was our interview with drummer and YouTube star Kye Smith.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 23rd 2017 at 10:08AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular type of guitar, New Red Dog Music store, PSNEurope editorial changes

Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular type of guitar, New Red Dog Music store, PSNEurope editorial changes

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This week, our most popular story was about Furch Guitars’ latest research that shows what the most popular type of acoustic guitar was throughout 2016.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 16th 2017 at 10:20AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

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This week’s biggest stories included new research revealing the most popular hour for online retail in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 9th 2017 at 10:46AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: Gorillaz solar powered studio, Roland digital percussion pads, Sgt Pepper 50th anniversary

Top 10 stories of the week: Gorillaz solar powered studio, Roland digital percussion pads, Sgt Pepper 50th anniversary

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was the news that Gorillaz has teamed up with energy provider E.ON to create a solar powered music studio.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 2nd 2017 at 9:57AM
Top 10 stories of the week: New gear from Roland, Mondays most popular for online shopping, Neuroscience and ear training

Top 10 stories of the week: New gear from Roland, Mondays most popular for online shopping, Neuroscience and ear training

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The biggest news this week was the announcement that Roland will be unveiling 14 new products over the next month.

Laura  Barnes
on May 26th 2017 at 10:40AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Guitarguitar store closure, Rudall Carte relaunch, Brexit's impact on UK festivals

Top 10 stories of the week: Guitarguitar store closure, Rudall Carte relaunch, Brexit's impact on UK festivals

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The biggest news this week on MI Pro was the announcement that Guitarguitar is closing its Ghent store.

Laura  Barnes
on May 19th 2017 at 10:08AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Gear4music record sales, Anatomy of an Instrument, How 'influencer' can help MI brands

Top 10 stories of the week: Gear4music record sales, Anatomy of an Instrument, How 'influencer' can help MI brands

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Our biggest story this week is Gear4music’s latest financial results, that reveal the online retailer had an impressive 12 months, with record growth in sales and profits.

Laura  Barnes
on May 12th 2017 at 10:10AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: What consumers really want, Ed Sheeran signature Martin guitar, Fair Deal Music expansion

Top 10 stories of the week: What consumers really want, Ed Sheeran signature Martin guitar, Fair Deal Music expansion

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Our most popular article this week is our look at the retail technology of the near future, and what shoppers want from a retail app.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 28th 2017 at 10:28AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Allan Holdsworth, Make Music Count, 2017 EMIDA winners

Top 10 stories of the week: Allan Holdsworth, Make Music Count, 2017 EMIDA winners

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was the sad new that guitar legend Allan Holdsworth has passed away.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 21st 2017 at 10:00AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Best of Musikmesse, Etihad bans instruments as carry on, Andertons raises money for charity

Top 10 stories of the week: Best of Musikmesse, Etihad bans instruments as carry on, Andertons raises money for charity

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was our ‘Best of Musikmesse 2017’ roundup, featuring pictures, videos, new gear announcements and award winners from this year’s trade show.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 13th 2017 at 10:34AM