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COMMENT: Home comforts

COMMENT: Home comforts

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For some time, traditional recording studios have been displaced by home set-ups as the first port of call for budding bands and aspiring artists. At least that’s been my experience ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 9th 2014 at 12:22PM
Audio sector prepares for Pro Sound Awards

Audio sector prepares for Pro Sound Awards

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There are now just two days to go until the second Pro Sound Awards, in association with Sennheiser and Lab.gruppen.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 9th 2014 at 11:31AM
COLIN REES: Time is money

COLIN REES: Time is money

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Make the most of your time with web shoppers doing their research in-store, says sales expert, Colin Rees

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 9th 2014 at 10:11AM
INTERVIEW: Mark Walsh talks BPM and the first ever PRO

INTERVIEW: Mark Walsh talks BPM and the first ever PRO

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BPM is something of an anomaly amongst MI events. While many have struggled to grow visitor and exhibitor numbers in an ever-challenging market, the annual DJ and electronic production show ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 9th 2014 at 9:00AM

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Oh, so that's how you play one....

Oh, so that's how you play one....

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If you're still not sure how you play Nu Desine's Alphasphere electronic instrument, check out the video below.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 8th 2014 at 4:06PM
Vox reveals clutch of new products

Vox reveals clutch of new products

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Vox has lifted the lid on an array of new amps and accessories.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 8th 2014 at 2:54PM
Yamaha expands Music Education Partner Programme

Yamaha expands Music Education Partner Programme

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Yamaha has expanded its Music Education Partner Programme with the addition of Reading-based Leighton Park School.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 8th 2014 at 10:42AM
Citronic and QTX ready new lines for BPM 2014

Citronic and QTX ready new lines for BPM 2014

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Citronic and QTX will unveil a host of new lighting and audio products across this year’s joint BPM and PRO events.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 8th 2014 at 10:14AM

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How's your Freddie Mercury impression?

How's your Freddie Mercury impression?

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Stagg has today (8th September) launched a Facebook competition to find a 'Mock Idol'.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 8th 2014 at 10:06AM
RETAIL ADVISORY BOARD: Is there a revenue return in social networking?

RETAIL ADVISORY BOARD: Is there a revenue return in social networking?

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This month, we ask our retail advisory board: Is there a true revenue return in maintaining online social networking? 

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 5th 2014 at 11:20AM
GEOFF PIPE: The danger with mystery shoppers

GEOFF PIPE: The danger with mystery shoppers

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What this man doesn’t know about MI retail...is probably the result of him not paying attention at the time...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 5th 2014 at 11:11AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

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As another week draws to a close, we compile the top ten most read stories from the past seven days.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 5th 2014 at 10:37AM

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Selectron promises

Selectron promises "another golden era" for Guild

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Selectron has promised another “golden era” for Guild, having taken on UK distribution for the iconic guitar range following Fender’s sale of the brand to the Cordoba Music Group.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 4th 2014 at 9:56AM
Marshall deal hints at entry into modelling amp market

Marshall deal hints at entry into modelling amp market

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Marshall could be about to enter the modelling amp market, having tied up with Swedish technology firm, Softube.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 3rd 2014 at 11:56AM
Barnes and Mullins to resurrect Shergold guitar brand

Barnes and Mullins to resurrect Shergold guitar brand

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Barnes and Mullins has acquired the Shergold Guitar brand and intends to bring the British guitar line back to life.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 3rd 2014 at 10:40AM
VIDEO: Check out the Focusrite iTrack Pocket in action

VIDEO: Check out the Focusrite iTrack Pocket in action

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Focusrite has unveiled a new video showcasing the recoding capabilities of its iTrack Pocket.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 3rd 2014 at 10:14AM

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Reduced shipping cost for Barnes & Mullins Direct Delivery service

Reduced shipping cost for Barnes & Mullins Direct Delivery service

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Barnes & Mullins has announced reduced shipping costs for its Direct Delivery service.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 2:41PM
RECOMMENDED: Allen & Heath Xone: 23C

RECOMMENDED: Allen & Heath Xone: 23C

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The Xone:23C DJ mixer comes equipped with a premium quality, four stereo channel 96kHz/24bit internal soundcard and offers plug and play connection via X:LINK to Allen & Heath’s Xone:K controllers. ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 11:33AM
RECOMMENDED: Studiomaster Starlight

RECOMMENDED: Studiomaster Starlight

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Designed for use by DJs, solo artists and bands, Studiomaster recently introduced its first PA cabinets to integrate both lighting and a monitoring system. The angled cabinet has a recessed ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 11:31AM
RECOMMENDED: Studiomaster Fusion+

RECOMMENDED: Studiomaster Fusion+

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Studiomaster’s Fusion+ has been built to serve as a complete entertainment console for DJ, karaoke, clubs, solo performers, duos and sound installations. 

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 11:25AM
RECOMMENDED: Yamaha STAGEPAS

RECOMMENDED: Yamaha STAGEPAS

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Yamaha’s STAGEPAS Portable PA Systems have gained a solid reputation in the DJ and pro audio world and are considered by many to be the standard for musicians and other ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 11:19AM
RECOMMENDED: HK Audio Lucas Nano 300

RECOMMENDED: HK Audio Lucas Nano 300

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HK Audio’s Lucas Nano 300 is among the most prominent lines in the Lucas range. Weighing 10.3kg and with a section for housing the satellite speakers when not in use, ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 11:03AM
FBT to debut new MI and audio products at BPM 2014

FBT to debut new MI and audio products at BPM 2014

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Speaker specialist, FBT, will debut a host of new MI and pro audio products at BPM 2014, which takes place from September 13th-15th at the Birmingham NEC.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 1st 2014 at 3:13PM
New entry-level for Boss looping range

New entry-level for Boss looping range

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Roland has added a new entry-level product to its Boss looping range.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Sep 1st 2014 at 3:10PM
VIDEO: Jesse Abayomi demos Ableton Push

VIDEO: Jesse Abayomi demos Ableton Push

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Jesse Abayomi, DJ, musician and product specialist for Ableton, has produced a new video demonstrating the firm’s Push MIDI controller and how he incorporates it within his compositions.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 1st 2014 at 2:38PM