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WATCH: Orange amps ambassador Brian 'Head' Welch from Korn on the Rockerverb 100 MKIII

WATCH: Orange amps ambassador Brian 'Head' Welch from Korn on the Rockerverb 100 MKIII

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Orange Amplification has released a new video featuring longstanding user and new ambassador Brian ‘Head’ Welch from Korn.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 2nd 2017 at 2:33PM
Shure expands wireless mic system integration with Yamaha consoles

Shure expands wireless mic system integration with Yamaha consoles

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Shure has expanded integration between its Axient, QLXD, and ULXD wireless microphone systems and Yamaha CL and QL series mixing consoles.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 2nd 2017 at 12:58PM
Former TC Electronic Director Jesper Dalum joins LunaStone

Former TC Electronic Director Jesper Dalum joins LunaStone

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Danish guitar pedal maker LunaStone has announced the appointment of Jesper Dalum.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 2nd 2017 at 11:00AM
Nearly 80% of women working in the music industry have experienced sexism

Nearly 80% of women working in the music industry have experienced sexism

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A new report from PRS Foundation has highlighted the shocking amount of sexism that is still prevalent in today’s music industry.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 2nd 2017 at 10:21AM

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REVIEW: Elixir Optiweb electric guitar strings

REVIEW: Elixir Optiweb electric guitar strings

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When innovative US company W.L.Gore & Associates announced to the world that they would be launching Elixir Instrument Strings and leading a new revolution in instrument string manufacturing back in ...

on Mar 1st 2017 at 2:53PM
Scientific study reveals the most important instrument in a band

Scientific study reveals the most important instrument in a band

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Since the dawn of time, musicians have battled it out to prove their worth within a band.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 27th 2017 at 4:27PM
Help Musicians UK awards £1.7m funding to 20 organisations

Help Musicians UK awards £1.7m funding to 20 organisations

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Independent music charity Help Musicians UK (HMUK) has awarded 20 organisations £1.7m in funding over three years through the National Grants Programme – a new initiative aimed at creating opportunities ...

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 27th 2017 at 12:29PM
INTERVIEW: How First Timers Festival is helping to make the UK music scene more diverse

INTERVIEW: How First Timers Festival is helping to make the UK music scene more diverse

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The UK has a history of producing fantastic bands that have become household names around the globe.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 27th 2017 at 11:18AM

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JHS launches new 'Trade Only' website section

JHS launches new 'Trade Only' website section

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JHS has unveiled a brand new ‘Trade Only’ area on its website, which will offer up trade information to its UK and ROI domestic customers.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 27th 2017 at 9:57AM
Trinity calls for music examiners

Trinity calls for music examiners

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Trinity College London is taking submissions for new music examiners to work within and outside the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 26th 2017 at 4:17PM
The Stranglers drummer Jim Macaulay joins Dream Cymbals artist roster

The Stranglers drummer Jim Macaulay joins Dream Cymbals artist roster

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Jim Macaulay, drummer for new wave legends The Stranglers, is the latest high-profile artist to join the Dream Cymbals artist roster in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 26th 2017 at 3:49PM
Yamaha to build new musical instrument manufacturing plant in Indonesia

Yamaha to build new musical instrument manufacturing plant in Indonesia

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The Yamaha Corporation is planning to invest around $43 million into developing a musical instrument manufacturing facility in Indonesia.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 26th 2017 at 3:09PM

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Do retailers actually care about Brexit?

Do retailers actually care about Brexit?

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It feels like the UK has been discussing what could happen after Article 50 is triggered for millennia.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 24th 2017 at 10:57AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most-played Nirvana tracks, McCartney and The Who Sure mics, 'clicks and mortar' retail

Top 10 stories of the week: Most-played Nirvana tracks, McCartney and The Who Sure mics, 'clicks and mortar' retail

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was PPL’s run down of the most-played Nirvana tracks in the UK to celebrate what would have been Kurt Cobain’s 50th birthday.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 24th 2017 at 9:49AM
Paul McCartney and The Who to auction off limited edition Shure SM58 microphones

Paul McCartney and The Who to auction off limited edition Shure SM58 microphones

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The Shure SM58 Cardioid Dynamic Microphone has been used faithfully by the world’s most influential musicians since 1966.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 23rd 2017 at 2:20PM