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NAMM 2015: Orange reveals brand new Musicboard and guitar syllabus

NAMM 2015: Orange reveals brand new Musicboard and guitar syllabus

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Orange Amplification has made significant inroads to the education with the launch of its new Musicboard product and the Orange Rock Guitar Syllabus.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 19th 2015 at 2:53PM
THE APPRENTICES: Adam Tarleton, Intasound Music

THE APPRENTICES: Adam Tarleton, Intasound Music

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This month our MIRTAS apprentice is Adam Tarleton from Intasound Music, Leicestershire…

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 19th 2015 at 10:55AM
NAMM 2015: Keep up to date with all the latest launches

NAMM 2015: Keep up to date with all the latest launches

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This week the MI industry will be heading out en masse to the annual Winter NAMM expo, which takes from 22nd-25th January at the Anaheim Convention Centre in LA.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 19th 2015 at 10:20AM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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Check out the most read stories of the past seven days.

Still at the top of the chart this week is Drum Workshop’s news of acquiring Fender’s percussion brands, shortly ...

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 16th 2015 at 10:20AM

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Dawsons bolsters education division

Dawsons bolsters education division

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Dawsons Music has announced Dawn Ashworth Hayward as the new Sales and Marketing Manager of its Education Division.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 15th 2015 at 12:10PM
Best Small Shops competition now open

Best Small Shops competition now open

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Retailers have until January 30th to submit their entries for the 2015 Best Small Shops Competition.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 15th 2015 at 9:30AM
INTERVIEW: Stuart Spector

INTERVIEW: Stuart Spector

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For more than 40 years, Stuart Spector has devoted his time to building some of the finest bass guitars on the market. Ronnie Dungan visited the Spector chief at his ...

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 6:00PM
MIA: A new campaign to support UK retailers

MIA: A new campaign to support UK retailers

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MIA chief Paul McManus tells us about a brand new initiative to be introduced this year that is aimed squarely at supporting high street dealerships by encouraging shoppers to buy ...

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 4:00PM

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NAMM 2015: Martin Guitar to unveil new products

NAMM 2015: Martin Guitar to unveil new products

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C.F. Martin will unveil a new range of 2015 models and introduce a new vintage tone system (VTS) at this year's Winter NAMM.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 3:30PM
'Creative Industries worth £8.8 million per hour to UK economy'

'Creative Industries worth £8.8 million per hour to UK economy'

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New statistics from Gov.uk suggest that the UK’s Creative Industries is now worth £76.9 billion per year to the UK economy.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 3:00PM
MI PRO READER SURVEY: Tell us what you'd like to see more of

MI PRO READER SURVEY: Tell us what you'd like to see more of

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By completing our survey, you the readers can tell us what you think of our current online offering and how we can improve with the most relevant content.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 1:30PM
Pioneer DDJ-SZ available in limited edition gold

Pioneer DDJ-SZ available in limited edition gold

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Pioneer DJ has revealed it will release the DDJ-SZ in a limited gold edition.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 1:00PM

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Propellerhead parts ways with Sound Technology

Propellerhead parts ways with Sound Technology

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Propellerhead Software is to part ways with Sound Technology in a move, which will see the firm supply direct to the UK.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 14th 2015 at 9:00AM
SECRET DEALER: The perils of card payments

SECRET DEALER: The perils of card payments

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The perils of selling ‘customer not present’ goods via credit card…

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 13th 2015 at 2:00PM
Win one of 20 Pianos with Yamaha and Emeli Sande

Win one of 20 Pianos with Yamaha and Emeli Sande

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Yamaha and Emeli Sande are giving local good causes the chance to win one of 20 Yamaha pianos as part of Emeli Sande’s Community Clavinova campaign.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 13th 2015 at 2:00PM
INTERVIEW: Mixer and audio engineer Cenzo Townshend

INTERVIEW: Mixer and audio engineer Cenzo Townshend

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Mixer and audio engineer, Cenzo Townshend, speaks to Daniel Gumble about gear, working with some of the biggest names in music and the importance of a healthy MI retail environment… ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 13th 2015 at 2:00PM

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She Rocks Awards 2015 full line-up announced

She Rocks Awards 2015 full line-up announced

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The Women’s International Music Network (WiMN) has confirmed the complete line-up for the She Rocks Awards 2015.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 12th 2015 at 3:54PM
Line 6 to be distributed by Yamaha as of April

Line 6 to be distributed by Yamaha as of April

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Line 6 is to be distributed through Yamaha Music Europe, effective April 1st, 2015.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2015 at 2:53PM
Roland Europe Group appoints Tim Walter as European sales director

Roland Europe Group appoints Tim Walter as European sales director

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Roland Europe Group has announced the appointment of Tim Walter as European sales director.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 12th 2015 at 12:45PM
New D'Addario Kaplan violin string sets

New D'Addario Kaplan violin string sets

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D’Addario has unveiled its new range of Kaplan Violin string sets.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 12th 2015 at 11:49AM
COLIN REES: Hidden profits

COLIN REES: Hidden profits

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Our sales expert offers some interesting insights into ‘hidden profits’…

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2015 at 11:42AM
Laura B. Whitmore joins MI Pro as new monthly contributor

Laura B. Whitmore joins MI Pro as new monthly contributor

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MI Pro is delighted to announce musician and WiMN founder, Laura B. Whitmore, as a new online monthly columnist.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2015 at 10:44AM
NAMM 2015 preview: What to look out for in LA

NAMM 2015 preview: What to look out for in LA

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With Christmas now but a memory, the industry’s attention turns to the annual Winter NAMM expo. From January 22nd-25th, the LA show will set the scene for brands to unveil ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 12th 2015 at 10:06AM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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As another week draws to a close, we count down the ten most read stories of the past seven days.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on Jan 9th 2015 at 11:26AM
RETAIL ESSENTIALS: Movall Centipede Analogue delay pedal

RETAIL ESSENTIALS: Movall Centipede Analogue delay pedal

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The inspiration behind Movall comes from a group of music industry professionals with a common aim to create new and interesting, high quality effects pedals at affordable prices. Established ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 9th 2015 at 11:22AM