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2016 North West Guitar Show takes place this Sunday

2016 North West Guitar Show takes place this Sunday

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The annual North West Guitar Show takes place this Sunday, May 15th at the Haydock Park Racecourse Exhibition Centre.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 13th 2016 at 11:16AM
TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

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As another week draws to a close, we look back at the biggest stories in MI from the past seven days.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 13th 2016 at 9:48AM
dbx CT Series cable testing accessories now shipping

dbx CT Series cable testing accessories now shipping

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dbx has announced the immediate availability of its latest CT Series accessories.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 12th 2016 at 11:41AM
Ear Trumpet announces new Josephine mic

Ear Trumpet announces new Josephine mic

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Ear Trumpet Labs has announced its new Josphine microphone.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 12th 2016 at 11:35AM

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KMR named exclusive UK dealer for Tom Oberheim products

KMR named exclusive UK dealer for Tom Oberheim products

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KMR Audio has been appointed as the exclusive UK dealer for Tom Oberheim synthesizers and modules, branded as Marion Systems.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 10th 2016 at 5:14PM
Future acquires Blaze Publishing

Future acquires Blaze Publishing

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Future Publishing has acquired Blaze Publishing in a deal comprising its full catalogue of music publications and events.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 10th 2016 at 12:05PM
Dual product launch from Palmer

Dual product launch from Palmer

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Palmer has unveiled two new products in the form of its new BASS POCKET AMP and Batpack power pack.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 10th 2016 at 11:43AM
Gear4music sales surge revealed in unaudited financial results

Gear4music sales surge revealed in unaudited financial results

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MI retail giant Gear4music has reported a significant sales spike of 46 per cent over the past 12 months in its unaudited financial results for the 12-month period ending February ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 10th 2016 at 11:25AM

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Polar Audio appoints new business development manager

Polar Audio appoints new business development manager

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Polar Audio has appointed AV specialist, Adam Brown, as business development manager of its installed audio team.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 10th 2016 at 10:46AM
Sound Technology inks Apogee distribution deal

Sound Technology inks Apogee distribution deal

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Sound Technology has secured a new distribution deal with Apogee Electronics in the UK and Ireland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 9th 2016 at 11:32AM
REVIEW: Garritan Personal Orchestra 5 Review

REVIEW: Garritan Personal Orchestra 5 Review

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For many bedroom producers and small studio set-ups, being able to obtain a truly great orchestral sound has always come at a price - spending serious money on orchestral samples ...

on May 9th 2016 at 11:13AM
MI EXPO: Corin Birchall on how to buck high street trends

MI EXPO: Corin Birchall on how to buck high street trends

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Retail expert and Roland Planets mastermind, Corin Birchall, will be offering UK dealers some unique insights into how your business can buck high street trends at this year’s MI Expo ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 9th 2016 at 10:38AM

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TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

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News that around 70 Tannoy members of staff are set to be made redundant tops this week’s list.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 6th 2016 at 9:19AM
71% of customers prefer to shop in-store; Fender and Hendrix the ultimate brand and guitar hero, says survey

71% of customers prefer to shop in-store; Fender and Hendrix the ultimate brand and guitar hero, says survey

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UK guitar nuts have cited Fender as their favourite brand and Jimi Hendrix as their ultimate guitar hero, whilst also showing a strong preference for physical retail over buying online, ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 5th 2016 at 4:37PM
Adam Hall welcomes UK dealers to Barcelona showroom

Adam Hall welcomes UK dealers to Barcelona showroom

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Last week, Adam Hall welcomed a group of UK dealers to its recently opened Barcelona showroom, offering them a unique chance to get to grips with its latest products and ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 5th 2016 at 3:34PM
ROLI raises $27 million in latest fundraising round

ROLI raises $27 million in latest fundraising round

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East-London based music Technology firm ROLI has raised $27 million in its Series B fundraising round to help accelerate growth and bring its products to a wider audience.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 5th 2016 at 2:58PM

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NAMM announces Music Industry Day

NAMM announces Music Industry Day

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NAMM has revealed details of a new initiative dubbed Music Industry Day – a one-day event featuring workshops and networking opportunities for music professionals.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 5th 2016 at 9:12AM
2017 She Rocks Awards nominations now open

2017 She Rocks Awards nominations now open

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Nominations for the 2017 She Rocks Awards are now open, as the annual event prepares to enter its fifth year.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 4th 2016 at 3:22PM
Taylor donates $400,000 towards ebony conservation cause

Taylor donates $400,000 towards ebony conservation cause

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Taylor Guitars chief, Bob Taylor, has donated $400,000 to help support ebony conservation research and restoration efforts in Cameroon.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 4th 2016 at 11:20AM
WATCH: Behind the scenes at Bigfoot Engineering

WATCH: Behind the scenes at Bigfoot Engineering

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Boutique pedal manufacturer, Bigfoot Engineering, has released a new video that delves behind the scenes at the firm’s UK workshop.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 4th 2016 at 11:02AM
MI EXPO: Peavey, Studioking, Rock Solid and more to connect with dealers at UK trade show

MI EXPO: Peavey, Studioking, Rock Solid and more to connect with dealers at UK trade show

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Peavey, Studioking, S. Johnson, Rock Solid and Dubreq are among a raft of leading MI brands, suppliers and service providers that will be looking to connect with UK dealers at ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 3rd 2016 at 12:11PM
Supro bolsters European sales team

Supro bolsters European sales team

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Supro Amplification has added five new members to its European sales team, its UK and European distributor, JHS, has announced.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 3rd 2016 at 11:24AM
70 Tannoy staff set to be made redundant; Coatbridge plant could close

70 Tannoy staff set to be made redundant; Coatbridge plant could close

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MUSIC (formerly Music Group) is proposing to dismiss around 70 members of staff as redundant at its manufacturing plant in Coatbridge, Scotland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 2nd 2016 at 8:43AM
Peavey to showcase pro audio lines at Plasa Focus

Peavey to showcase pro audio lines at Plasa Focus

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Barnes & Mullins will be presenting Peavey pro audio products at next month’s Plasa Focus show in Leeds.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Apr 29th 2016 at 11:26AM
TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

TOP 10: This week's biggest stories

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PMT boss, Simon Gilson, tops this week’s list, with both his Open to Question feature and exclusive article on what ‘Brexit’ would mean for the MI market stealing the top ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Apr 29th 2016 at 9:57AM