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PRS Guitars revives Guitar of the Month programme

PRS Guitars revives Guitar of the Month programme

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PRS Guitars is reintroducing its Guitar of the Month programme as part of its Private Stock 20th anniversary celebreations.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 13th 2016 at 11:36AM
Adam Hall partners with Audinate

Adam Hall partners with Audinate

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Adam Hall has entered into a new partnership with Audinate, which will see the Australian firm’s Dante (Digital Audio Network through Ethernet) solution integrated into all newly developed Adam Hall ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 13th 2016 at 10:07AM
JTS replaces previous systems with new US-36G2

JTS replaces previous systems with new US-36G2

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JTS has launched a new wireless system, the US-36G2, as a replacement for its three previous systems – the US-901, ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2016 at 3:26PM
Freshman confirms three international export agreements

Freshman confirms three international export agreements

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Freshman Guitars has announced three new international distribution deals.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2016 at 2:58PM

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NAMM 2016: New guitars from Martin

NAMM 2016: New guitars from Martin

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Martin will be introducing a number of new guitars at NAMM 2016, which takes place in Anaheim next week from ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2016 at 11:33AM
VIDEO: Check out Pioneer’s new mixers in action

VIDEO: Check out Pioneer’s new mixers in action

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Pioneer has updated its flagship set up with two new units – the new CDJ-2000NXS2 and DJM-900NXS2.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2016 at 10:58AM
NAMM 2016: CandoMusos to outline global vision for disabled musicians

NAMM 2016: CandoMusos to outline global vision for disabled musicians

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CandoMusos, a global organisation formed to promote and support disabled musicians, will be outlining its vision for 2016 at next week’s NAMM show.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2016 at 10:11AM
NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

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Next week’s NAMM show will see Yamaha present its new Recording Custom Drums Series, designed in partnership with Steve Gadd.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 4:58PM

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Rotosound introduces Henry Heller Vintage Guitar straps

Rotosound introduces Henry Heller Vintage Guitar straps

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Rotosound has added a new range of Henry Heller Vintage Guitar straps to its product catalogue.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 4:09PM
Thank you, David Bowie

Thank you, David Bowie

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Precious few artists are able to change the way the world sounds and looks once during their lifetime. David Bowie did it several times over.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 2:56PM
Andy Carvill steps down at Casio

Andy Carvill steps down at Casio

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Andy Carvill, head of Casio’s EMI Division, is stepping down from his post at the end of January after almost seven years in the role.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 12:18PM
Barnes & Mullins launches online Peavey service portal

Barnes & Mullins launches online Peavey service portal

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Barnes & Mullins has launched an online Peavey service portal (www.peaveyservice.co.uk), designed for sourcing spare parts and answering service enquiries.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 10:15AM

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Adam Hall makes key director appointments

Adam Hall makes key director appointments

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Adam Hall has made two significant appointments at director level, with Nikke Blout and Tom Mikus named global marketing director and global integrated systems director, respectively.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 9:47AM
BOUTIQUE WEEK: Cog Effects

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Cog Effects

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As MI Pro’s Boutique Week draws to a close, we bring you one last installment from our focus on boutique business.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 8th 2016 at 12:36PM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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News of a significant sales surge for online MI retailer Gear4music over the festive period tops our first weekly rundown of the new year.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 8th 2016 at 10:37AM
BOUTIQUE WEEK: GuitarBox

BOUTIQUE WEEK: GuitarBox

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Our weeklong focus on the boutique FX market picks up with pedal retailer, GuitarBox.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 8th 2016 at 10:19AM

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VIDEO: LD Systems gives away specially customised DAVE units

VIDEO: LD Systems gives away specially customised DAVE units

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LD Systems has given away two one-off DAVE 18 G3 speaker systems, customised by French artist Clément Laurentin.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 4:22PM
Peavey unleashes Dark Matter on UK and Ireland

Peavey unleashes Dark Matter on UK and Ireland

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Barnes & Mullins has announced the immediate availability of Peavey’s new Dark Matter powered speaker enclosures.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 4:00PM
Norwich venue at war with landlord after being forced to close

Norwich venue at war with landlord after being forced to close

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The Owl Sanctuary, a popular live music venue in Norwich, has hit out at its landlord after claiming that the premises had been sold to a property owner behind the ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 1:53PM
NAMM 2016: Liberty Drums to present new Olive, Birch, Cherry kit

NAMM 2016: Liberty Drums to present new Olive, Birch, Cherry kit

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British drum manufacturer, Liberty Drums, is readying the launch of its new Olive, Birch, Cherry kit for this month’s NAMM ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 12:20PM
Gear4music Christmas sales up 37 per cent

Gear4music Christmas sales up 37 per cent

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Online MI retailer, Gear4music, has reported a like-for-like 37 per cent increase in Christmas sales for the period November 1st to December 31st 2015 in its latest trading report.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 11:40AM
BOUTIQUE WEEK: Fredric Effects

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Fredric Effects

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MI Pro’s Boutique Week continues with an in-depth look at north London-based boutique FX pedal manufacturer, Fredric Effects.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2016 at 9:47AM
NAMM 2016: Adam Hall to showcase latest lines in LA

NAMM 2016: Adam Hall to showcase latest lines in LA

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Adam Hall will be bringing a diverse array of product to NAMM 2016 from its full line-up of distributed brands.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 6th 2016 at 5:11PM
Martin celebrates 100th anniversary of Dreadnought with two new models

Martin celebrates 100th anniversary of Dreadnought with two new models

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Martin Guitars is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its iconic Dreadnought model with the launch of two brand new limited ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 6th 2016 at 3:56PM
Barnes & Mullins takes on DR Handmade Strings distribution

Barnes & Mullins takes on DR Handmade Strings distribution

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Barnes & Mullins has been appointed exclusive distributor for DR Handmade Strings in the UK and Ireland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 6th 2016 at 3:11PM