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TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

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This week’s list is topped by the recent retailer response to Yamaha’s much talked about dealer terms and conditions overhaul.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 11th 2014 at 9:54AM
Dealers respond to Yamaha terms and conditions overhaul

Dealers respond to Yamaha terms and conditions overhaul

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Yamaha has rolled out its first new pan-European dealer agreement for more than 17 years.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 10th 2014 at 11:27AM
CRAIG BLUNDELL: A new lease of life for drum shows

CRAIG BLUNDELL: A new lease of life for drum shows

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Our drums and percussion specialist, Craig Blundell, offers his take on the recent Manchester Drum Show.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 10th 2014 at 11:15AM
Retail Advisory Board: Are fully ecommerce sites worth the investment?

Retail Advisory Board: Are fully ecommerce sites worth the investment?

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This month we ask our retail advisory board: Does running a fully e-commerce website justify the initial investment and ongoing costs?

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:35AM

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INTERVIEW: Julian Lloyd Webber on the state of UK music education

INTERVIEW: Julian Lloyd Webber on the state of UK music education

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Having recently been forced to hang up his bow due to a career-ending neck injury, Julian Lloyd Webber is now devoting much of his time to the music education cause. ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 9th 2014 at 10:53AM
New Mackie SRM speakers now shipping

New Mackie SRM speakers now shipping

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Mackie has announced the availability of its new SRM450 and SRM350 high-definition portable loudspeakers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 9th 2014 at 10:26AM
BPM introduces Product Demo Stage for 2014

BPM introduces Product Demo Stage for 2014

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This year’s BPM show will see the addition of an all-new product demo stage.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 9th 2014 at 10:19AM
Faith growth sees Barnes and Mullins say goodbye to Lag

Faith growth sees Barnes and Mullins say goodbye to Lag

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The success of Barnes and Mullins' Patrick Eggle-designed Faith acoustic range, has seen the firm end its deal with Lag.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jul 8th 2014 at 11:09AM

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Cordoba and Fender seal Guild sale

Cordoba and Fender seal Guild sale

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Cordoba Music Group (CMG), the manufacturer of Cordoba guitars, ukuleles, and accessories, has finalised the sale of the Guild guitar brand.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 8th 2014 at 10:15AM
COLIN REES: No such thing as discounts

COLIN REES: No such thing as discounts

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Sales expert, Colin Rees, looks at the damage discounts can do to your business...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 8th 2014 at 9:53AM
Royal Blood and Marmozets join D'Addario artist family

Royal Blood and Marmozets join D'Addario artist family

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Royal Blood and Marmozets have become the latest rock outfits to join D’Addario’s artist line-up.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 10:34AM
Rosetti to distribute EBow in UK and Ireland

Rosetti to distribute EBow in UK and Ireland

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Rosetti has taken on distribution of EBow for the UK and Ireland.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 10:10AM

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RECOMMENDED: Chord CVH-40 Valve Hybrid

RECOMMENDED: Chord CVH-40 Valve Hybrid

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We take a close look at one of the company’s leading entry-level guitar amps, which is part valve, part solid state.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 9:22AM
RECOMMENDED: Aguilar TH500 amp and SL112 cab

RECOMMENDED: Aguilar TH500 amp and SL112 cab

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The Tone Hammer 500W amp and SL112 cab are designed to complement one another in every department.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 9:21AM
RECOMMENDED: Yamaha THR10X

RECOMMENDED: Yamaha THR10X

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The THR range of portable guitar amplifiers from Yamaha is aimed specifically for use away from the live stage.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 9:17AM
RECOMMENDED: Carlsbro VAC 15 Classic

RECOMMENDED: Carlsbro VAC 15 Classic

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MI Pro zeroes in on the company’s limited edition, all-valve driven, vintage Celestion ‘Greenback’ amplifier.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 9:02AM

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RECOMMENDED: Orange Dual Dark Series

RECOMMENDED: Orange Dual Dark Series

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Our focus on the amplifier market’s leading products continues with Orange’s brand new dual channel models.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 8:55AM
RECOMMENDED: Hughes & Kettner Grandmeister GM36H

RECOMMENDED: Hughes & Kettner Grandmeister GM36H

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The Grandmeister 36 from Hughes & Kettner has been built to offer maximum versatility and optimised tone.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 8:40AM
RECOMMENDED: Music Man 212 HD 130

RECOMMENDED: Music Man 212 HD 130

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The re-issued range marks the firm’s first amplifier release in 30 years, featuring tube and solid state components.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2014 at 8:34AM
MI Pro July digital edition now available

MI Pro July digital edition now available

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

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 4th 2014 at 2:25PM
Yamaha calls for Brass and Woodwind scholarship candidates

Yamaha calls for Brass and Woodwind scholarship candidates

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Yamaha Music Europe is calling for applicants from the UK and the Republic of Ireland for its annual European Scholarship awards programme.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 4th 2014 at 11:36AM
TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

TOP TEN: This week's most read stories

NEWS

This week’s chart has been well and truly trounced by news that death metal outfit Unfathomable Ruination is to perform trapped in an airtight, soundproof box as part of a ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 4th 2014 at 10:13AM
SLF and Sisters of Mercy join Rotosound

SLF and Sisters of Mercy join Rotosound

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Punk icons Stiff Little Fingers and goth legends The Sisters of Mercy have joined the Rotosound artist roster.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jul 4th 2014 at 10:07AM
First Aria Fiesta Student Series to arrive next week

First Aria Fiesta Student Series to arrive next week

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Aria’s new Fiesta Student classical guitars will begin shipping in the UK next week.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 10:58AM