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NAMM 2015: Video highlights

NAMM 2015: Video highlights

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With the dust now settled on another Winter NAMM, we are delighted to serve up our very own video compilation of some of this year’s many highlights.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 4:21PM
LAURA B. WHITMORE: A trade show from a female perspective

LAURA B. WHITMORE: A trade show from a female perspective

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Our new columnist, US musician and founder of the Women’s International Music Network (WiMN) Laura B. Whitmore, serves up her second contribution to MI Pro. This time, a look at ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 4:04PM
Les Paul's very own '54 Custom Black Beauty to be auctioned

Les Paul's very own '54 Custom Black Beauty to be auctioned

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Later this month, Les Paul’s very own 1954 Custom guitar, dubbed the Black Beauty, will be auctioned by Guernsey’s in the US, according to MI Pro US sister title, Guitar ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 11:42AM
MIRC 2015: Date and venue confirmed for this year's show

MIRC 2015: Date and venue confirmed for this year's show

NEWS

Returning once again to Northamptonshire’s Whittlebury Hall, this year’s MI Retail Conference and Expo (MIRC) will take place on Wednesday, June 17th.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 10:58AM

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NAMM 2015: New NAMM board members announced at show

NAMM 2015: New NAMM board members announced at show

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Eight new members were added to the NAMM board of directors, at the annual meeting of members.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 10:32AM
NAMM 2015: Source new gear videos

NAMM 2015: Source new gear videos

NEWS

Source Distribution has introduced four new videos shot at the NAMM 2015 show covering new features and gear.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 3:53PM
Peavey announces new artist bundle

Peavey announces new artist bundle

NEWS

Peavey and Megadeth bassist, David Ellefson, have collaborated to launch new bass amp models in Peavy’s Flagship Amp Modeling Software.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 10:20AM
Charity concert at Tennants Auctioneers

Charity concert at Tennants Auctioneers

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Tennants Auctioneers will host a charity guitar concert in aid of Future Talent on April 1st 2015.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 9:45AM

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New Chord jumbo acoustic guitar

New Chord jumbo acoustic guitar

NEW GEAR

Chord's new jumbo style acoustic guitar is steel-strung, with a laminate top and linden laminate back and sides.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 9:39AM
New Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Dual cymbals

New Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Dual cymbals

NEW GEAR

Meinl Cymbals has introduced the new Byzance Extra Dry Dual cymbals.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 9:38AM
JHS to distribute Pigtronix in UK and Ireland

JHS to distribute Pigtronix in UK and Ireland

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JHS will distribute the Pigtronix range of guitar and bass effects pedals throughout the UK and Eire, effective immediately.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 8:16AM
The North East Guitar Show

The North East Guitar Show

EVENTS
Mar 22nd 2015 - Mar 22nd 2015

Location: Houghton-le-Spring

The North East Guitar Show returns to Rainton Meadows Arena, Houghton-le-Spring.

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The North West Guitar Show

The North West Guitar Show

EVENTS
May 17th 2015 - May 17th 2015

Location: Newton-le-Willows

The North West Guitar Show returns to Haydock Park Racecourse Exhibition Centre in May.

The Leeds Bradford Guitar Show

The Leeds Bradford Guitar Show

EVENTS
Oct 4th 2015 - Oct 4th 2015

Location: Pudsey

The Northern Guitar Show returns to Leeds Bradford on Sunday, October 4th.

The Merseyside Guitar Show

The Merseyside Guitar Show

EVENTS
Nov 22nd 2015 - Nov 22nd 2015

Location: Liverpool

The Northern Guitar Shows return to Liverpool on Sunday, November 22nd.

Yamaha cuts the ribbon on refurbished London store

Yamaha cuts the ribbon on refurbished London store

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Last night saw Yamaha cut the ribbon on its refurbished London store.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 30th 2015 at 11:12AM

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NAMM 2015: New Roland synthesizer

NAMM 2015: New Roland synthesizer

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Roland unveiled the JD-Xi interactive analog/digital crossover synthesizer at NAMM 2015.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 30th 2015 at 10:51AM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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As another week comes to an end we count down the most read stories of the past seven days.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 30th 2015 at 9:22AM
Horace Gamlin

Horace Gamlin

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Horace Gamlin, founder of Cardiff’s Gamlin’s Music Centre has passed away aged 87.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 29th 2015 at 4:15PM
ATC Music Business Scholarship

ATC Music Business Scholarship

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The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance has announced it will be partnering with the artist management firm ATC Management to provide the ATC Music Business Scholarship.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 29th 2015 at 11:55AM
NAMM 2015: New Roland drum products

NAMM 2015: New Roland drum products

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Roland unveiled its new drum products at NAMM 2015 with the RT-Series acoustic drum triggers and the RH-300V headphones.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 29th 2015 at 11:27AM
NAMM 2015: New Boss pedals

NAMM 2015: New Boss pedals

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Roland added to its Boss range at the NAMM 2015 show with the launch of its BB-1X, VE-1, FV-30H/L pedals.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 29th 2015 at 10:39AM
Moog continues manufacturing large format synthesizers

Moog continues manufacturing large format synthesizers

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Moog Music has announced plans to recommence a limited run of three of its 5U large format modular synthesizers, the System 55, System 35 and Model 15.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 28th 2015 at 11:17AM
JHS to distribute BG products in UK and Eire

JHS to distribute BG products in UK and Eire

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BG has appointed JHS as its distributor for the United Kingdom and Eire.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 28th 2015 at 10:30AM
Drum Workshop announces European distributor for new brands

Drum Workshop announces European distributor for new brands

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Drum Workshop has announced that European partner Gewa GmbH will take on European distribution of its newly acquired Fender brands.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 28th 2015 at 10:04AM