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BR Distribution to distribute Birdio shakers

BR Distribution to distribute Birdio shakers

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BR Distribution has taken on UK distribution of Birdio’s new line of shakers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 27th 2014 at 9:42AM
Yamaha Music Production Sessions: More dates added

Yamaha Music Production Sessions: More dates added

NEWS

Yamaha has extended its run of Music Production Sessions.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 23rd 2014 at 11:25AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

An escalating spat between US retailer Guitar Center and Uli Behringer’s Music Group tops this week’s rundown.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 23rd 2014 at 10:20AM
Rotosound reveals new manufacturing process behind Tru Bass strings

Rotosound reveals new manufacturing process behind Tru Bass strings

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Rotosound’s Tru Bass RS88LD Black Nylon Strings have been re-engineered using an innovative new manufacturing process, which, the firm says, will deliver a new and improved performance.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 22nd 2014 at 3:59PM

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Artist line-up confirmed for JHS Event 2014

Artist line-up confirmed for JHS Event 2014

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JHS has confirmed the full artist line-up for its annual event next month.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 22nd 2014 at 3:12PM
ROLI secures £7.6m investment for major expansion

ROLI secures £7.6m investment for major expansion

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London start-up ROLI, the firm behind the Seaboard Grand keyboard instrument, has secured a £7.6 million ($12.8 million) investment from leading investment houses to scale production and expand internationally.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 22nd 2014 at 11:24AM
Music China 2014 adds extra hall for largest show yet

Music China 2014 adds extra hall for largest show yet

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Music China 2014 has added a ninth exhibition hall for what will be the show’s largest outing to date.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 22nd 2014 at 10:55AM
Protect Music Campaign issues plea for help

Protect Music Campaign issues plea for help

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The Protect Music Education campaign, which aims to stop cuts to local authority funding of music education services, is asking for more help.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on May 22nd 2014 at 10:54AM

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Cavendish moves into China with £1.75m order

Cavendish moves into China with £1.75m order

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Yorkshire-based Cavendish Pianos, Britain’s last remaining piano manufacturer, has secured a  £1.75m, five year order from China.
 
The order has been placed by Shanghai musical instruments one of China’s ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on May 22nd 2014 at 10:29AM
Behringer takes swipe at Guitar Center in tit-for-tat row

Behringer takes swipe at Guitar Center in tit-for-tat row

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Music Group chief, Uli Behringer, has hit back at Guitar Center’s decision to cease stocking the firm’s products.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 22nd 2014 at 10:24AM
Polar Audio undergoes internal restructure

Polar Audio undergoes internal restructure

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Polar Audio has announced the creation of two distinct divisions within the company, following an internal reshuffle.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 21st 2014 at 5:23PM
MIRC 2014: Monacor to focus on lighting and mixers

MIRC 2014: Monacor to focus on lighting and mixers

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Monacor will be bringing a selection of key products from its mixer and lighting ranges to this year’s MIRC.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 21st 2014 at 11:41AM

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Rosetti appointed D'Andrea USA distributor for UK and Ireland

Rosetti appointed D'Andrea USA distributor for UK and Ireland

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Rosetti has been named as the new distributor for D’Andrea USA in the UK and Ireland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 21st 2014 at 10:49AM
Yamaha reveals Rock the House finalists

Yamaha reveals Rock the House finalists

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Yamaha has named the 12 finalists in the under 19s category of Rock the House – Parliament’s largest music competition.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 21st 2014 at 10:12AM
George Harrison Rickenbacker guitar fetches £390,000 at auction

George Harrison Rickenbacker guitar fetches £390,000 at auction

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A Rickenbacker guitar played by George Harrison has sold for £390,000 ($657,000) at a New York auction.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 20th 2014 at 4:34PM
85 per cent of Brits call for protection of music education

85 per cent of Brits call for protection of music education

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A new poll by ISM (Incorporated Society of Musicians) and YouGov has revelaed that 85 per cent of the British public back calls for the protection of music education for ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 20th 2014 at 11:43AM

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THE APPRENTICES: Tommy Benn

THE APPRENTICES: Tommy Benn

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The next generation of MI dealers are already coming to the boil nicely in the MIRTAS apprenticeship scheme. Each month we check on their progress, continuing with Tommy Benn, who ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 20th 2014 at 11:11AM
Royal visit for Orange in recognition of third Queen's Award

Royal visit for Orange in recognition of third Queen's Award

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Last week saw HRH the Duke of Kent pay a visit to Orange Amplification’s Borehamwood HQ in recognition of the firm’s third Queen’s Award success.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 20th 2014 at 10:38AM
Meinl partners with Bandhappy as official sponsor of Vans Warped Tour

Meinl partners with Bandhappy as official sponsor of Vans Warped Tour

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Meinl Cymbals has teamed up with online music education resource band happy as an official sponsor of the 2014 Vans Warped Tour.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 20th 2014 at 9:34AM
New Supro and Xvive launches to take centre stage at JHS Event

New Supro and Xvive launches to take centre stage at JHS Event

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New launches from Supro and Xvive are among the major attraction at the upcoming JHS Event.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 19th 2014 at 11:16AM
Peerless Jezebel to hit stores in June

Peerless Jezebel to hit stores in June

NEW GEAR

The new Jezebel guitar from Peerless is set to hit shelves in June of this year.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 19th 2014 at 9:04AM
Aria receives new stock of its AF 20 ¾ acoustic guitar

Aria receives new stock of its AF 20 ¾ acoustic guitar

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Aria has received new stock of its steel string AF 20 3/4 acoustic guitar.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 19th 2014 at 8:46AM
Yamaha to host Martyna Wren songwriting sessions

Yamaha to host Martyna Wren songwriting sessions

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Yamaha Music London is to host a special songwriting session from up and coming artist Martyna Wren.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 19th 2014 at 8:09AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

A number of key MIRC 2014 announcements occupy the upper reaches of this week’s top ten.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 16th 2014 at 10:59AM
MIRC 2014: Studiomaster and Carlsbro to promote product innovation

MIRC 2014: Studiomaster and Carlsbro to promote product innovation

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Studiomaster and Carlsbro will be showcasing high-end products from their PA and amplification lines at MIRC 2014.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 16th 2014 at 10:20AM