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New Freshman endorsee

New Freshman endorsee

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Daryl Kellie has become the latest artist to be added to Freshman Guitars' roster of endorsees

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 14th 2014 at 10:59AM
MI PRO TV: Yamaha aims to inspire with new b series video

MI PRO TV: Yamaha aims to inspire with new b series video

NEWS

Yamaha Music UK has created a short film pianos designed to inspire people to play the piano.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 14th 2014 at 10:50AM
App of the Day: EasyBeats LE

App of the Day: EasyBeats LE

NEWS

EasyBeats LE is a free drum sequencer for iOS devices that allows users to build four-bar beats quickly and easily.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 14th 2014 at 10:31AM
GARY COOPER

GARY COOPER

NEWS

An exclusive online column this month, as Gary Cooper continues his watching brief on the world of MI...

Gary Cooper
by Gary Cooper
on Feb 14th 2014 at 10:28AM

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TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

News of and Oldham retailer being hit by an international fraud scam tops this week’s top ten run down.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 14th 2014 at 9:45AM
Oldham store hit by international fraud scam

Oldham store hit by international fraud scam

NEWS

Oldham-based retailer, UK Musical Instruments, has been blighted by a global Internet scam, after its business website was cloned and used to trick customers into making online ‘purchases’.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 13th 2014 at 11:33AM
App of the Day: Pocket Shaker

App of the Day: Pocket Shaker

NEWS

HappyAppy’s Pocket Shaker app allows users to transform their iPhone into just about any percussion instrument.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 13th 2014 at 11:27AM
New artist relations manager for D'Addario

New artist relations manager for D'Addario

NEWS

D’Addario has appointed Joel Stanley as its new artist relations manager.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 13th 2014 at 10:52AM

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Pete Doherty and X Factor finalist join Rotosound artist roster

Pete Doherty and X Factor finalist join Rotosound artist roster

NEWS

Babyshambles front man Pete Doherty and X Factor finalist Luke Friend are among a host of new performers to join Rotosound’s artist line-up.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 13th 2014 at 10:18AM
MI PRO TV: Allegro Music retail profile

MI PRO TV: Allegro Music retail profile

NEWS

Independent retailer Allegro Music believes that old-school values, including good customer relations and a wide range of services, are the only way to beat the retail blues…

Tim  Slater
by Tim Slater
on Feb 12th 2014 at 10:56AM
PMT Birmingham to host John Petrucci signing session

PMT Birmingham to host John Petrucci signing session

NEWS

TC Electronic has announced a special John Petrucci signing session at Birmingham’s PMT store.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 12th 2014 at 10:26AM
App of the Day: Virtuoso Piano Free 2

App of the Day: Virtuoso Piano Free 2

NEWS

The Virtuoso Piano Free 2 app is designed to help users learn the piano via a host of useful tools and features.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 12th 2014 at 10:06AM

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JHS Event

JHS Event

EVENTS
Jun 8th 2014 - Jun 11th 2014

Location: Garforth, Leeds

Distributor's annual open-door dealer event returns at its Garforth HQ.

MIRC 2014: Registration now open

MIRC 2014: Registration now open

NEWS

Online registration is now open for this year's MIRC event at Whittlebury Hall, near Northamptonshire on 18th June.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 11th 2014 at 12:31PM
Fender to host London Learn to Play Day

Fender to host London Learn to Play Day

NEWS

Fender is to host a London Learn to Play Day at Charing Cross Road’s Gallery Soho.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 11th 2014 at 10:49AM
Breakthrough on instrument travel rights

Breakthrough on instrument travel rights

NEWS

The European Parliament has voted  in favour of a new proposal which would finally solve the problems that musicians face when travelling on planes with their instruments.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 11th 2014 at 10:33AM

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MI Pro February digital edition now available

MI Pro February digital edition now available

NEWS

The February issue of MI Pro is now available to read online or download as a PDF.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 11th 2014 at 10:16AM
New Handwired additions from Marshall

New Handwired additions from Marshall

NEWS

Marshall is reissuing a set of classic all-valve amps based on four rare models from the sixties.

The Handwired series was originally released in the 1960s during Marshall’s first decade ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 10th 2014 at 2:43PM
New Aria student classical series

New Aria student classical series

NEW GEAR

Aria has unveiled a brand new series of classical guitars for students.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 10th 2014 at 11:32AM
MI PRO TV: Gator ProGo Toughness Test

MI PRO TV: Gator ProGo Toughness Test

NEWS

Gator Cases has taken to throwing guitars off of roofs in a bid to show just how tough its range of ProGo cases is.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 10th 2014 at 11:19AM
Elixir teams up with Taylor to develop new string range

Elixir teams up with Taylor to develop new string range

NEWS

Last month’s NAMM show saw Elixir unveil its new HD Light string set, marking the latest step in an on-going collaboration with Taylor Guitars and master luthier Andy Powers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 10th 2014 at 10:43AM
App of the Day: Martin Tuner

App of the Day: Martin Tuner

NEWS

C.F. Martin’s guitar app has been built to provide users with both a fully chromatic tuner and a host of useful tips for beginner and pros alike.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 10th 2014 at 10:21AM
John Skewes on road to recovery

John Skewes on road to recovery

NEWS

JHS' eponymous founder John Skewes is making his way back to fitness following heart surgery.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 7th 2014 at 11:25AM
Philips looking to Kickstart book project

Philips looking to Kickstart book project

NEWS

David Phillips, author of A Drummer’s Perspective is close to finishing his second coffee table book and has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to publish it.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 7th 2014 at 11:11AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

A week on from the post NAMM news frenzy and our top ten is once again made up of a diverse mix of stories from across the industry.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 7th 2014 at 10:12AM