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JHS Event 2014: Customer attendance up 22 per cent

JHS Event 2014: Customer attendance up 22 per cent

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JHS has reported a customer attendance rise of 22 per cent for this year’s Event.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 17th 2014 at 4:14PM
MXR announces 40th anniversary power supply promotion

MXR announces 40th anniversary power supply promotion

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As part of its 40th anniversary celebrations, MXR is rolling out a free power supply promotion to customers across participating authorised dealers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 17th 2014 at 10:21AM
MIRC 2014: Studiomaster showcasing new sound and lighting cabs

MIRC 2014: Studiomaster showcasing new sound and lighting cabs

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Studiomaster will be showing of its Starlight ML combined sound and lighting cabs at MIRC 2014.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 17th 2014 at 10:11AM
Adam Hall rolls out exclusive Rolling Stones cable series

Adam Hall rolls out exclusive Rolling Stones cable series

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Adam Hall, in collaboration with Brvado, has revealed an exclusive line of limited edition Rolling Stones branded cables.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 17th 2014 at 9:58AM

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MIRC 2014: Yamaha PMD promising show day deals and live music

MIRC 2014: Yamaha PMD promising show day deals and live music

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Yamaha will be offering retailers a raft of exclusive show day deals across its guitar, drums and monitor lines at tomorrow’s MIRC.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 17th 2014 at 9:39AM
Peavey Spider-Man guitar giveaway

Peavey Spider-Man guitar giveaway

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Peavey is giving comic book fans the chance to win a Spider-Man Rockmaster guitar as part of a new giveaway.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 16th 2014 at 11:15AM
INTERVIEW: British Sea Power

INTERVIEW: British Sea Power

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Since the release of their 2003 debut, British Sea Power have become one of the UK’s most celebrated bands, having produced no less than five studio albums,a plethora of singles ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 16th 2014 at 10:49AM
MIRC 2014: Academy of Music & Sound to launch new online degree

MIRC 2014: Academy of Music & Sound to launch new online degree

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The Academy of Music & Sound has announced the UK’s first online ‘blended learning’ degree in Performance Industries, with MIRTAS store staff given the chance to get involved using the ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 16th 2014 at 10:26AM

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Editors Keys shortlisted for E3 Business Awards final

Editors Keys shortlisted for E3 Business Awards final

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Keyboard manufacturer, Editors Keys, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2014 E3 Business Awards, which will be held at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton on September 18th.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 13th 2014 at 11:31AM
MIRC 2014: Tanglewood Master Luthier Michael Sanden to attend show

MIRC 2014: Tanglewood Master Luthier Michael Sanden to attend show

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Tanglewood has confirmed that Scandinavian Master Luthier, Michael Sanden, will be in attendance at next week’s MIRC.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 13th 2014 at 11:20AM
MIRC 2014: UK's top retailer joins fight against music cuts

MIRC 2014: UK's top retailer joins fight against music cuts

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Simon Gilson, managing director of UK retailer PMT, has joined the fight against music education cuts in the UK, calling on Government to do more to support the sector.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 13th 2014 at 11:01AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

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Topping this week’s chart is our exclusive announcement that Yamaha has overhauled its dealer terms for the first time in over 17 years.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 13th 2014 at 10:08AM

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Mark Dickinson joins Headstock

Mark Dickinson joins Headstock

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Headstock Distribution has appointed Mark Dickinson as area sales manager for northern England, Scotland and Ireland across all product categories.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 12th 2014 at 10:41AM
FEEDBACK: Tin Pan Alley developer

FEEDBACK: Tin Pan Alley developer "changing the goal posts"

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Journalist, documentary producer and radio presenter, Henry Scott-Irvine, has been in touch with MI Pro to offer his view on the recent statement from Denmark St developer, Consolidated Developments. ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 12th 2014 at 9:50AM
MIRC 2014: Chord giving away Bluetooth speaker system

MIRC 2014: Chord giving away Bluetooth speaker system

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Chord will be giving away a Bluetooth speaker system as part of an exclusive MIRC promotion.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 11th 2014 at 2:57PM
MIRC 2014: Essential information

MIRC 2014: Essential information

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Some essential information ahead of this year's MIRC conference and expo.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jun 11th 2014 at 10:40AM

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More people than ever play or want to learn an instrument, says MfA

More people than ever play or want to learn an instrument, says MfA

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A new study from charity Music for All has revealed that more people than ever now play or want to play a musical instrument.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 11th 2014 at 9:58AM
MIRC 2014: One week to go!

MIRC 2014: One week to go!

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With now just a week to go, there is still time for dealers to sign up for this year's MIRC conference and expo.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jun 11th 2014 at 9:55AM
INTERVIEW: Midge Ure on his new Vintage Signature guitar

INTERVIEW: Midge Ure on his new Vintage Signature guitar

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Vintage recently announced the launch of a brand new Midge Ure Vintage Signature guitar – the V100MU. Daniel Gumble caught up with the Ultravox star and JHS guitar expert Trev ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 11th 2014 at 9:00AM
Denmark St developer responds to Tin Pan Alley preservation petition

Denmark St developer responds to Tin Pan Alley preservation petition

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Consolidated Developments, the firm behind the much publicised redevelopment of Denmark Street, has issued a statement outlining its commitment to “preserving and enhancing the musical heritage of Tin Pan Alley.”

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 10th 2014 at 3:54PM
Retail Advisory Board: A look at the benefits of in-store events

Retail Advisory Board: A look at the benefits of in-store events

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This month, we ask our retail advisory board: Are in-store events a good way to drum up custom and drive new business? What works and what doesn’t? 

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 10th 2014 at 10:31AM
Hughes & Kettner unveils Tubemeister 18 Twelve

Hughes & Kettner unveils Tubemeister 18 Twelve

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Hughes & Kettner has revealed its new TubeMeister 18 Twelve amp at the 2014 JHS Event.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 10th 2014 at 10:27AM
Yamaha taking TransAcoustic piano on UK tour

Yamaha taking TransAcoustic piano on UK tour

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Yamaha will be introducing musicians to its new line of TransAcoustic pianos over three special events later this month.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:56AM
D'Addario bolsters sales force

D'Addario bolsters sales force

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In a move to strengthen its growing team, D’Addario has appointed John Oates as its new sales representative for the southwest and midlands.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:34AM
ANALYSIS: Fight the cuts

ANALYSIS: Fight the cuts

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MIRC has become an important front in the battle for music education in this country, with two contrasting campaigns set to meet at the event…

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jun 9th 2014 at 11:14AM