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Educational body responds to Channel 4 campaign

Educational body responds to Channel 4 campaign

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Nigel Taylor, chairman of music education and teaching body Music Mark, has released a lengthy statement on the recent Don't Stop the Music campaign.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 23rd 2014 at 10:47AM
Digitech launches vocal processor for guitarists

Digitech launches vocal processor for guitarists

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DigiTech's new vocal harmony processor is designed for live guitarists and can also be used on studio recordings.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:58AM
Russian show claims breakthrough

Russian show claims breakthrough

NEWS

A change of venue and date seems to have done the trick for NAMM Musikmesse Russia, with visitor numbers up 42 per cent.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:18AM
Nineboys launches UK-made parlour range

Nineboys launches UK-made parlour range

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UK guitar manufacturer Nineboys, has introduced a new range based on American small body guitars, but built entirely in the UK.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 9:04AM

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THE APPRENTICES: Tom Mear, Taunton

THE APPRENTICES: Tom Mear, Taunton

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Tom Mear of Hartnoll's Guitar Centre, Taunton is the latest in our MIRTAS apprentice profiles...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 19th 2014 at 9:46AM
TOP TEN: This week's most popular stories

TOP TEN: This week's most popular stories

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Take a scroll through what people have been reading this week on MI Pro.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 19th 2014 at 9:31AM
DigiTech re-issues Bifet Boost and Envelope Filter pedals

DigiTech re-issues Bifet Boost and Envelope Filter pedals

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DigiTech has reissued two of its most popular pedals  - the DOD Bifet Boost 410 and DOD Envelope Filter 440.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 18th 2014 at 3:13PM
RETAIL PROFILE: Herts Music Centre

RETAIL PROFILE: Herts Music Centre

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How St Albans-based Herts Music Centre uses music teaching to counter slow market conditions.

Tim  Slater
by Tim Slater
on Sep 18th 2014 at 2:32PM

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FORUM: Music education victory

FORUM: Music education victory

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We asked leading figures in the Protect Music Education campaign for their reaction to their recent triumph...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 17th 2014 at 3:23PM
Pioneer to sell off DJ division to KKR

Pioneer to sell off DJ division to KKR

NEWS

Reports from the US say that Pioneer is selling off its DJ division to private equity giant KKR for $550m.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 17th 2014 at 1:06PM
Did you see yourself on telly?

Did you see yourself on telly?

NEWS

James Rhodes' Don't Stop the Music TV campaign came to MIRC this year, you can check out the footage here.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 17th 2014 at 12:13PM
MIA: Learn to Play Day 2015

MIA: Learn to Play Day 2015

NEWS

News on next year’s National Learn to Play Day -  Saturday 21st March 2015. And for the first time this year, Sunday as well, if you want…

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 16th 2014 at 11:42AM

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Keep 'em peeled for nicked Audio-Technica mics

Keep 'em peeled for nicked Audio-Technica mics

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Audio-Technica is asking retailers to be alert after a pallet-load of its ATW-1701 System 10 camera-mount wireless microphone system was stolen.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 16th 2014 at 11:14AM
Tascam adds two more handheld recorders

Tascam adds two more handheld recorders

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Tascam has announced two new hand-held recorders and two new USB Interfaces.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:39AM
New face boosts Westside drum marketing

New face boosts Westside drum marketing

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Westside has added Tom Winch to its Drum and Percussion division, in the role of artist relations and digital marketing.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:22AM
The Secret Dealer

The Secret Dealer

NEWS

It’s that old chestnut pricing, again. Can manufacturers do anything to influence the online price of their products?

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 15th 2014 at 11:33AM

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MYSTERY SHOPPER: Manchester

MYSTERY SHOPPER: Manchester

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After last month’s online special, our mystery shopper took the roads once again for a trip to Manchester. Here’s what he saw on his travels…

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 15th 2014 at 11:12AM
New report shows upsurge in UK musicians

New report shows upsurge in UK musicians

NEWS

A new report from ABRSM highlighting the state of music education in the UK, shows more children than ever playing instruments.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 15th 2014 at 9:43AM
JHS launching Thomas Blug amp

JHS launching Thomas Blug amp

NEWS

JHS is launching the Thomas Blug-backed BluGuitar AMP1, which will be available next month.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 15th 2014 at 9:36AM
TOP TEN: The week's most read stories

TOP TEN: The week's most read stories

NEWS

A quick jaunt through the top ten most read stories from the past seven days.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 12th 2014 at 11:18AM
Guild expands European distribution network

Guild expands European distribution network

NEWS

Guild Guitars has named GitaarBizz as the new Guild distributor for Germany, Austria, and the Benelux.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 12th 2014 at 11:11AM
CUK offers new dB five year warranty deal

CUK offers new dB five year warranty deal

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CUK Audio, has announced a free extended warranty on all dB Technologies’ products from approved dealers.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 12th 2014 at 10:52AM
Nevada Music celebrates 45 years in business

Nevada Music celebrates 45 years in business

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Veteran South coast retailer, Nevada Music, is celebrating 45 years in business.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 12th 2014 at 9:55AM
Hans Thomann to speak at Music China

Hans Thomann to speak at Music China

NEWS

Hans Thomann will be speaking at Music China as part of the NAMM CMIA Industry Forum.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 11th 2014 at 11:01AM
Could new Government proposals pose a new threat to music education?

Could new Government proposals pose a new threat to music education?

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The Department for Education has launched a consultation on GCSE, AS and A level music qualifications in schools, which, says the Incorporated Society of Musicians, could pose a significant new ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 11th 2014 at 10:36AM