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TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

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Takamine’s separation from Fender continues to dominate the MI news headlines.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 24th 2014 at 9:31AM
RETAIL PROFILE: Peterborough Music

RETAIL PROFILE: Peterborough Music

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Peterborough Music is a well-established part of the Fenland MI retail landscape. Sales assistant, Jake Monson, tells Tim Slater why he thinks his store has continued to thrive whist rivals ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 11:02AM
D'Addario Christmas bundles

D'Addario Christmas bundles

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D’Addarrio has revealed details of its upcoming Christmas bundles.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:39AM
Dawsons backs bands with gig competition

Dawsons backs bands with gig competition

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Dawons Music is launching a FreeGig competition supporting up and coming bands in Manchester.
Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 9:41AM

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Nineboys offers new margins across range

Nineboys offers new margins across range

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Growing UK guitar brand Nineboys has increased margins across its entire range, including its Tonk Bros and Wedge lines. 

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 8:56AM
Red Chilli Audio takes on Kahuna, Snail and Richter products

Red Chilli Audio takes on Kahuna, Snail and Richter products

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Red Chilli Audio has taken on UK and Ireland distribution for Kahuna and Snail ukuleles and Richter guitar straps.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 11:06AM
Jamie Cullum to giveaway Yamaha C7 this Christmas

Jamie Cullum to giveaway Yamaha C7 this Christmas

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This Christmas, Jamie Cullum will be donating his Yamaha C7 grand piano to a deserving cause as part of a festive giveaway.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:04AM
2014 Dynacord and Electro-Voice demo day the biggest yet

2014 Dynacord and Electro-Voice demo day the biggest yet

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This year’s Dynacord and Electro-Voice demo day was the largest to date, attracting over 50 end users to Plymouth’s Elfordleigh Hotel Golf and Country Club. 

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 8:45AM

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Music Production Expo reveals £6K competition

Music Production Expo reveals £6K competition

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The Music Production Expo, at the Emirates Stadium on 14th-15th November, has announced plans for a gear give away competition.
 
Valued in the region of £6,000, the prize line-up ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 21st 2014 at 3:06PM
Studiomaster provides PA for first ever moving iceberg gig

Studiomaster provides PA for first ever moving iceberg gig

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Studiomaster recently supplied a full PA system for the world’s first ever live gig atop a floating iceberg.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 21st 2014 at 11:05AM
Yamaha, Steinberg and sE Microphone songwriting and production tour

Yamaha, Steinberg and sE Microphone songwriting and production tour

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Yamaha, Steinberg and sE Microphones are set to embark on a song writing and music production workshop tour across the UK.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 21st 2014 at 10:48AM
QTX quad beam LED Tetramer coming soon

QTX quad beam LED Tetramer coming soon

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QTX has offered a glimpse of its upcoming Tetramer quad beam LED lighting unit.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 21st 2014 at 9:42AM

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Christmas consumer promotions from TC Group

Christmas consumer promotions from TC Group

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TC Group has announced a range of consumer promotions for the UK and selected territories worldwide.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 21st 2014 at 9:34AM
Lee Oskar Quick Start harmonica kit now available

Lee Oskar Quick Start harmonica kit now available

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The all-new Lee Oskar Quick Start harmonica kit is now available from Barnes & Mullins.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 20th 2014 at 11:30AM
Active signs Tycoon Percussion range

Active signs Tycoon Percussion range

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Active Music has become the exclusive UK distributor for Tycoon percussion instruments and accessories. 

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:45AM
MIA Awards 2014 final shortlists announced

MIA Awards 2014 final shortlists announced

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The final shortlists have been announced for this year’s MIA Awards.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:03AM

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One week left to nominate for 2015 Music Teacher Excellence Awards

One week left to nominate for 2015 Music Teacher Excellence Awards

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There is just one week left to nominate for the 2015 Music Teacher Awards for Excellence.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 20th 2014 at 9:14AM
Yamaha to host exclusive drum classes with Dave Weckl

Yamaha to host exclusive drum classes with Dave Weckl

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Yamaha Drums UK will host a run of exclusive clinics and performances with drumming legend Dave Weckl this November.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 17th 2014 at 10:41AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

This week’s chart is topped by the news that Takamine has ceased its EMEA distribution agreement with Fender.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 17th 2014 at 9:35AM
Takamine to part ways with Fender

Takamine to part ways with Fender

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According to MI Pro sources, Takamine has ceased its existing EMEA distribution agreement with Fender, effective December 12th 2014.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 16th 2014 at 5:03PM
COMMENT: Guitar heroes

COMMENT: Guitar heroes

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Being our guitar starter packs issue last month, the past few weeks have had me thinking about what it was that first sparked my obsession with music and, more specifically, ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 16th 2014 at 11:22AM
Free guitar strap with Rotosound strings

Free guitar strap with Rotosound strings

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For a limited time only, UK customers can receive a free guitar strap when they buy selected promotional packs containing three sets of guitar or bass strings.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 16th 2014 at 11:01AM
Barnes & Mullins announces new trade catalogue

Barnes & Mullins announces new trade catalogue

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Barnes & Mullins has released its new trade catalogue for the UK and Ireland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 16th 2014 at 10:54AM
VIDEO: Daisy Rock backs Youth Music

VIDEO: Daisy Rock backs Youth Music

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Daisy Rock has pledged its support to Youth Music in a move to help more girls start playing guitar.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 16th 2014 at 10:37AM
New B2B platform to bolster Musikmesse 2015

New B2B platform to bolster Musikmesse 2015

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Next year’s Musikmesse in Frankfurt will feature an all-new B2B platform exclusively for manufacturers, distributors and retailers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 15th 2014 at 11:29AM