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Musikmesse 2018: Pro audio and MI exhibitors to come together for DJ and recording hall

Musikmesse 2018: Pro audio and MI exhibitors to come together for DJ and recording hall

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New for Musikmesse 2018, pro audio and MI exhibitors will be able to showcase their gear side-by-side in the revamped audio, DJ and recording hall.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 5th 2017 at 11:20AM
X-Files star David Duchovny partners with the D'Addario Foundation

X-Files star David Duchovny partners with the D'Addario Foundation

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The D'Addario Foundation has announced that X-Files star and singer-songwriter David Duchovny has become an official partner.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 5th 2017 at 10:41AM
Fibonacci Guitars calls for donations to help save Swanage Jazz Festival

Fibonacci Guitars calls for donations to help save Swanage Jazz Festival

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Guitar maker Fibonacci is backing a new Kickstarter campaign to help save Swanage Jazz Festival.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 4th 2017 at 10:20AM
INTERVIEW: How CLiKD is helping musicians connect by celebrating creative expression

INTERVIEW: How CLiKD is helping musicians connect by celebrating creative expression

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Last month, MI Pro reported that new London-based dating app CLiKD had launched a special feature to help musicians and music fans find their perfect partner.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 4th 2017 at 9:38AM

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'Every child has a right to music education' - ISM launches Primary Music Toolkit

'Every child has a right to music education' - ISM launches Primary Music Toolkit

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The ISM Trust, supported by the Schools Music Association (SMA), has commissioned the Primary Music Toolkit to help primary school teachers further their self-assurance in teaching music in the classroom.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 3rd 2017 at 11:03AM
William Rowe joins Prism Sound

William Rowe joins Prism Sound

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Audio equipment manufacturer Prism Sound has appointed William Rowe to the position of Junior Sales Executive.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 3rd 2017 at 9:29AM
UPDATE: Tom Petty - American musician dies aged 66

UPDATE: Tom Petty - American musician dies aged 66

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***UPDATE*** Tues 3rd – Petty sadly passed away in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 2nd 2017 at 8:58PM
Crowdfunding Corner: STOMP music pedal, Jammy portable guitar, Ohmless MultiTool pedal, Rytmik Studio

Crowdfunding Corner: STOMP music pedal, Jammy portable guitar, Ohmless MultiTool pedal, Rytmik Studio

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MI Pro checks out the latest musical instrument projects looking for backers, or recently funded, on popular crowdsourcing sites Kickstarter and Indiegogo.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 2nd 2017 at 11:09AM

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INTERVIEW: Skin - 'Skunk Anansie's 20-year-old politically charged anthems are even more relevant today'

INTERVIEW: Skin - 'Skunk Anansie's 20-year-old politically charged anthems are even more relevant today'

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1995 was a very ‘safe’ year for British music. The charts were filled with the likes of East 17, Take That, Robson & Jerome and Simply Red. On the rock/indie ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 29th 2017 at 12:01PM
Top 10 stories of the week: Interactive UK music map, Fair Deal Music's 30th anniversary, Fender partners with 7digital

Top 10 stories of the week: Interactive UK music map, Fair Deal Music's 30th anniversary, Fender partners with 7digital

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The most popular story on MI Pro this week was TotallyMoney’s interactive map showing the top musicians from every inch of the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 29th 2017 at 10:19AM
Backstage Academy students celebrate graduation

Backstage Academy students celebrate graduation

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Eighty students from the Backstage Academy received their degrees this month, in what must be the most rock’n’roll graduation ceremony in the country.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 28th 2017 at 11:29AM
This interactive map shows the top musicians from every inch of the UK

This interactive map shows the top musicians from every inch of the UK

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A new interactive UK map has been created to show the massive involvement the country has had in the world music scene.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 28th 2017 at 10:35AM

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Korg and Audix join London Drum Show 2017

Korg and Audix join London Drum Show 2017

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The London Drum Show has announced the addition of Korg and Audix to its list of MI distributors and manufacturers exhibiting and sponsoring this year’s show.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 27th 2017 at 12:51PM
Scottish police on the hunt for bagpipe thief

Scottish police on the hunt for bagpipe thief

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Police in the Scottish village of Kyle of Lochalsh are on the hunt for a bagpipe thief.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 27th 2017 at 12:02PM
Barnes & Mullins 'Mudder Superiors' to raise money for Cancer Research UK

Barnes & Mullins 'Mudder Superiors' to raise money for Cancer Research UK

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Staff members from UK musical instrument distributor Barnes & Mullins will be taking part in the ‘Pretty Muddy’ 5k Race for Life charity event in October.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 27th 2017 at 10:34AM