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Martin Guitar to unveil three new 16 Series guitars at NAMM 2017

Martin Guitar to unveil three new 16 Series guitars at NAMM 2017

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Martin Guitar is revamping its 16 Series with three new models.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 3:53PM
Get involved in our Black Friday deals feature

Get involved in our Black Friday deals feature

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Are you a retailer, distributor or manufacturer planning to run Black Friday deals this week?

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 3:02PM
Arturia unveils MiniLab MkII controller and Sense of Sound promotion

Arturia unveils MiniLab MkII controller and Sense of Sound promotion

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Arturia has announced the release of MiniLab MkII: a space-saving, high-quality controller suited to small home studios and musicians on ...

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 2:10PM
Imogen Heap named CEO of the Featured Artists Coalition

Imogen Heap named CEO of the Featured Artists Coalition

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Musician Imogen Heap has been named as the new CEO for the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC).

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 11:16AM

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MU responds to Government's Music Education Hub investment

MU responds to Government's Music Education Hub investment

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The Musicians’ Union (MU) has said the continued investment in Music Education Hubs from the Government will provide ‘welcome relief’ to those working in the sector.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 10:02AM
Firestone Battle of the Bands 2016

Firestone Battle of the Bands 2016

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Dec 7th 2016

Location: Birmingham

Firestone’s Battle of the Bands talent search is back as the firm embarks on a nationwide hunt to find the most talented bands in the UK.

Gravity Stands wins design award

Gravity Stands wins design award

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Gravity has won the German Design Council’s ‘Special Design Award 2017’ for its microphone stands.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 20th 2016 at 4:42PM
BBC Radio 3 plans special day of programming to celebrate 70th anniversary

BBC Radio 3 plans special day of programming to celebrate 70th anniversary

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BBC Radio 3 has put together a special day of broadcasting in celebration of its 70th anniversary.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 20th 2016 at 3:33PM

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KMI unveils the K-Board Pro 4

KMI unveils the K-Board Pro 4

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Hardware and software developer Keith McMillen Instruments has unveiled the K-Board Pro 4 – a four-octave MIDI keyboard controller that ...

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 20th 2016 at 2:54PM
Government injects £300m into youth music teaching hubs

Government injects £300m into youth music teaching hubs

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Ministers have announced that £300 million will go towards 121 Music Education Hubs in England over the next four years.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 11:25AM
Top 10 biggest stories of the week

Top 10 biggest stories of the week

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The biggest stories on MI Pro this week have been a mixture of trade appointments, musical world records and product reviews.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:50AM
Influential cymbal maker Robert Paiste dies

Influential cymbal maker Robert Paiste dies

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Robert Paiste, family member, visionary cymbal maker and perennial company principal at Paiste has passed away.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 9:52AM

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Learning a musical instrument is better than any brain-training app

Learning a musical instrument is better than any brain-training app

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We’ve all seen the abundance of apps on offer promising to improve maths ability, memory, language skills and more through brain training exercises and games.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 17th 2016 at 4:16PM
WATCH: Metallica performs Enter Sandman using toy instruments

WATCH: Metallica performs Enter Sandman using toy instruments

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Metallica appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to play an unusual version of their biggest hit.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 17th 2016 at 2:06PM
Vari-G-Series Gravity guitar stands now available from Adam Hall Group

Vari-G-Series Gravity guitar stands now available from Adam Hall Group

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Gravity has expanded its range of guitar stands with three new models of the multi-guitar stand.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 17th 2016 at 12:28PM