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CODA Audio UK appoints new Head of Application

CODA Audio UK appoints new Head of Application

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CODA Audio UK has announced Steve Norman as its new head of application UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 31st 2017 at 5:56PM
Gear4music buys new 50,000 sq ft head office

Gear4music buys new 50,000 sq ft head office

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Gear4music, the largest UK-based MI retailer, has purchased new head office premises in York.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 31st 2017 at 4:16PM
Would we benefit from all musical instruments being 'connected'?

Would we benefit from all musical instruments being 'connected'?

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From the invention of the electric guitar in the 1930s to Yamaha’s brand new iTunes-scanning piano, the way technology has propelled the development of musical instruments over the years ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 31st 2017 at 8:33AM
Philips creates a hi-res audio recorder for musicians

Philips creates a hi-res audio recorder for musicians

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Philips Speech Processing Solutions is best known for its dictation devices used by the likes of journalists and students. The firm has now bolstered its range of products with a ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 30th 2017 at 3:22PM

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ACM builds new flagship recording studio at Guildford campus

ACM builds new flagship recording studio at Guildford campus

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The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) is building a brand new recording facility at its Guildford campus, set for completion in September.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 30th 2017 at 2:42PM
Fender adds Jazzmaster models to Mod Shop offerings

Fender adds Jazzmaster models to Mod Shop offerings

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Fender’s online Mod Shop has expanded its offerings to include more models to choose from.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 30th 2017 at 12:52PM
Retailers 'running out of options' for protecting shoppers from significant price increases since Brexit decision

Retailers 'running out of options' for protecting shoppers from significant price increases since Brexit decision

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed that non-food retailers are struggling to keep prices down on imported goods since the EU referendum.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 30th 2017 at 11:16AM
Chester Bennington's family to set up charity for vulnerable fans

Chester Bennington's family to set up charity for vulnerable fans

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The family of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington is reportedly setting up a charity to help fans who are struggling with his tragic death.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 29th 2017 at 4:23PM

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REVIEW: IK Multimedia's iRig Pro I/O

REVIEW: IK Multimedia's iRig Pro I/O

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The amazing advancements in mobile technology has given people the ability to achieve so much ‘on the go’, and the MI industry has constantly strived to provide gear to help ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 25th 2017 at 9:54AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Perry Bamonte guitar auction, New Orange Amps MD, Black Friday trends

Top 10 stories of the week: Perry Bamonte guitar auction, New Orange Amps MD, Black Friday trends

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This week’s biggest story is the news that ex-Cure guitarist Perry Bamonte is offering up 28 of his personal guitars for auction.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 25th 2017 at 9:37AM
ACM presents Educational Innovation award to Dima Rizk at 2017's Positive for Youth Awards

ACM presents Educational Innovation award to Dima Rizk at 2017's Positive for Youth Awards

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The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) handed over the Educational Innovation: Empowering Others Award at this year’s Positive for Youth Awards to Dima Rizk.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 24th 2017 at 2:31PM
PRS for Music, Musicians' Union, AIM and PPL sponsor BBC Music Introducing's Amplify event

PRS for Music, Musicians' Union, AIM and PPL sponsor BBC Music Introducing's Amplify event

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BBC Music Introducing hosts Amplify – a new music industry event – has unveiled a range of new partners and sponsors.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 24th 2017 at 12:51PM

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Pre-Black Friday sales could be the answer to a cracking Christmas

Pre-Black Friday sales could be the answer to a cracking Christmas

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As the retail world starts to prepare for the impending holiday season, many are thinking about their strategies to make the most of Christmas shoppers.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 24th 2017 at 11:31AM
New online database Viberate plans to become the IMDb of the live music industry

New online database Viberate plans to become the IMDb of the live music industry

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A new platform called Viberate launched earlier this year to provide a smarter way to explore live music. The online database has now unveiled a number of new updates as ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 23rd 2017 at 3:29PM
Rise Against drummer Brandon Barnes joins Vater artist roster

Rise Against drummer Brandon Barnes joins Vater artist roster

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Brandon Barnes, the drummer for American hardcore band Rise Against, has become the latest Vater Drumstick Artist.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 23rd 2017 at 1:52PM