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UK high streets set for £1.3m Christmas bonus

UK high streets set for £1.3m Christmas bonus

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UK high streets are set to receive a £1.3m bonus over the Christmas period, with consumers poised to make three additional trips to the shops due to the growing popularity ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 7th 2014 at 11:03AM
MI Pro November digital issue now available

MI Pro November digital issue now available

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The August issue of MI Pro is now available to read online or download as a PDF.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 7th 2014 at 10:20AM
Faith Guitars adds Deaf Havana to artist line-up

Faith Guitars adds Deaf Havana to artist line-up

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Faith Guitars has added UK band Deaf Havana to its artist roster.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 7th 2014 at 9:50AM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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This week’s top story comes in the form of Andy Rust’s departure from Peavey to join TC Group.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 7th 2014 at 9:24AM

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Michael Eavis picks up Music Industry Trusts Award

Michael Eavis picks up Music Industry Trusts Award

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Michael Eavis, has been presented with the 2014 Music Industry Trusts Award.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 6th 2014 at 11:20AM
JHS Christmas stocking fillers

JHS Christmas stocking fillers

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With the festive season almost upon us, JHS has produced its very own Christmas list, featuring some suitably seasonal stocking fillers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 6th 2014 at 10:48AM
VIDEO: First optical analogue instrument cable available to pre order

VIDEO: First optical analogue instrument cable available to pre order

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Iconic Sound’s LightLead – the world’s first optical analogue jack-to-jack musical instrument cable is now ready to pre-order.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 6th 2014 at 9:41AM
Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards winners announced

Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards winners announced

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Last night saw the annual Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards ceremony take place at the Avalon in Hollywood, California with Orange Amplification acting as presenting sponsor for the fifth ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:26AM

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VIDEO: 9 household items transformed into musical instruments

VIDEO: 9 household items transformed into musical instruments

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Check out this video of 9, shall we say, highly unconventional musical instruments.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:08AM
VIDEO: Arturia enters into creative partnership with Bitwig

VIDEO: Arturia enters into creative partnership with Bitwig

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Music software and hardware company Arturia and Berlin-based international software company Bitwig have entered into a new creative partnesrship.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 5th 2014 at 10:50AM
Andy Rust joins TC Group

Andy Rust joins TC Group

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TC Group has appointed former Peavey European marketing manager Andy Rust as its new vice president of marketing for Install & Tour.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 4th 2014 at 11:41AM
VIDEO: Korg shows how to produce the perfect Halloween hit

VIDEO: Korg shows how to produce the perfect Halloween hit

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Korg has today unveiled a new video showing how to create a Halloween hit.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 8:43AM

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Ten truly horrific Halloween guitars

Ten truly horrific Halloween guitars

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With Halloween finally upon us, we thought it only right to count down some of the most hideous axes currently disgracing the market.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 31st 2014 at 10:35AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

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This week’s chart is topped by Korg UK’s announcement that it has taken on exclusive distribution of Takamine Guitars.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 31st 2014 at 10:05AM
Yamaha's Dave Weckl clinic sells out in record time

Yamaha's Dave Weckl clinic sells out in record time

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Yamaha’s Dave Weckl session at Ronnie Scott’s has sold out in just one week, which is a new record for drum clinic event.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 30th 2014 at 11:09AM
Young Fathers take home Mercury Prize 2014

Young Fathers take home Mercury Prize 2014

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Edinburgh hip-hop outfit, Young Fathers, emerged victorious at last night’s Mercury Music Prize ceremony.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 30th 2014 at 10:51AM

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Win VIP tickets to Zildjian Day UK

Win VIP tickets to Zildjian Day UK

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Zildjian is offering two lucky fans the chance to win a VIP package to its upcoming Zildjian Day UK event, which takes place on November 23rd at London’s Royal Academy ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 30th 2014 at 10:05AM
VIDEO: Audio-Technica shows 'How to Mic a Zombie'

VIDEO: Audio-Technica shows 'How to Mic a Zombie'

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With Halloween descending upon us, Audio-Technica has released a new video showing how one might go about mic-ing a zombie.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 29th 2014 at 11:38AM
VIDEO: Stagg demos new acoustic models

VIDEO: Stagg demos new acoustic models

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Stagg has unveiled a new video demonstrating its SA30 A Auditorium acoustic guitar in action.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 29th 2014 at 10:44AM
Musikmesse 2015 tickets now available online

Musikmesse 2015 tickets now available online

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Musikmesse 2015 tickets are now available for public visitors to purchase online.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 29th 2014 at 10:16AM
New Hidersine website goes live

New Hidersine website goes live

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Barnes & Mullins has launched a new product-specific website for orchestral brand, Hidersine.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:40AM
QTX offers sneak peek at new LED PAR bar

QTX offers sneak peek at new LED PAR bar

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QTX has given us an early look at its new foldable LED PAR bar.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:58AM
Retail sales rising as Christmas approaches

Retail sales rising as Christmas approaches

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Retail sales volumes continued to grow in the year to October, with another strong rise expected in the month ahead, according to the CBI.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:51AM
Proel managing director retires

Proel managing director retires

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Proel UK managing director Paolo Burocchi has announced his retirement.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:41AM
Face-to-face music lessons now available online

Face-to-face music lessons now available online

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A new web-based platform named Melody College now offers music students face-to-face tuition online.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 27th 2014 at 11:28AM