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Worsley departs from Active

Worsley departs from Active

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Lee Worsley has sold his shareholding in Active Music Distribution to fellow shareholder Paul Hagen and has left the company.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Aug 14th 2013 at 3:44PM
PERCUSSION: Meinl Headliner Congas

PERCUSSION: Meinl Headliner Congas

NEW GEAR

Meinl Percussion has introduced its new Headliner Traditional Series Congas.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Sep 3rd 2012 at 9:30AM
Meinl introduces Benny Greb Masterpad

Meinl introduces Benny Greb Masterpad

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Meinl has unveiled the new Benny Greb Masterpad – perfect for drummers on the go.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 24th 2012 at 10:04AM
Cymbals

Cymbals

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They might all make the same tuneless din to non-drummers, but percussionists know how important cymbals are to a set-up...

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 1st 2012 at 11:11AM

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Meinl expands Byzance Vintage series

Meinl expands Byzance Vintage series

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Meinl has updated its popular Byzance Vintage series with a selection of new Sand Cymbals models developed in close cooperation with Benny Greb.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 9th 2012 at 9:00AM
Kreator drummer joins Meinl roster

Kreator drummer joins Meinl roster

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Jürgen 'Ventor' Reil, drummer and original member of German thrash metal band Kreator has become Meinl Cymbals' latest endorsee.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 15th 2012 at 9:43AM
PERCUSSION: Meinl Artisan Edition Cajons

PERCUSSION: Meinl Artisan Edition Cajons

NEW GEAR

Meinl Percussion has introduced its new Artisan Edition Cajons, a new line of percussion instruments handmade in Spain.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Mar 13th 2012 at 3:29PM
Acoustic Guitars (over £500)

Acoustic Guitars (over £500)

BUYER'S GUIDE

Entry-level models will do the numbers, but to attract the serious buyers, feed the desires of those who may not ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 14th 2012 at 2:52PM

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CYMBALS: Meinl Brann Dailor Signature Ghost Ride

CYMBALS: Meinl Brann Dailor Signature Ghost Ride

NEW GEAR

Meinl has released the Brann Dailor 21-inch Ghost Ride, a new cymbal developed in cooperation with the Mastodon drummer.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Feb 9th 2012 at 9:50AM
Active increases its focus on Meinl

Active increases its focus on Meinl

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Active Music has announced that it is to increase its focus on Meinl and associated products, including Ortega Guitars, following significant growth of the brand in the UK in recent ...

by Rob Hughes
on Jun 7th 2010 at 11:01AM
Meinl launches Benny Greb hi-hat

Meinl launches Benny Greb hi-hat

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Meinl has annouced the launch of the Benny Greb Sand Hat, part of the Byzance Vintage series hi-hats that feature a sandblasted surface, various hammering techniques and a noticeable ...

by Andy Barrett
on Jun 1st 2010 at 10:12AM
Active Music adds Medeli

Active Music adds Medeli

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Active Music has announced its appointment as the exclusive UK distributor of the Medeli electronics brand.

by Rob Hughes
on Jul 3rd 2009 at 3:49PM

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Active signs Steph

Active signs Steph

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Active Music has announced that it has been appointed the exclusive UK distributor for Steph Accessories, including the Steph guitar straps.

by Andy Barrett
on Jun 8th 2009 at 12:35PM
Active to distribute Ortega

Active to distribute Ortega

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Ortega Guitars, the Classical guitar brand owned by the Meinl Company, has appointed Active Music its UK distributor.

Gary Cooper
by Gary Cooper
on May 12th 2009 at 12:02AM
The Firm holds first conference

The Firm holds first conference

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The Firm buying consortium held its first annual conference back on April 21st for all its members at the Barceló Billesley Manor Hotel near Stratford-upon-Avon.

by Andy Barrett
on May 5th 2009 at 9:31AM
Meinl direct in UK

Meinl direct in UK

NEWS Active Music and Meinl have announced changes to the UK supply of Meinl products, effective from January 1st. The basis of the change is to utilise Meinl’s new £10 million ...
by Andy Barrett
on Dec 2nd 2008 at 2:11PM

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Guitar Hero to be sold in MI stores

Guitar Hero to be sold in MI stores

NEWS Active Music Distribution and Activision, the developer of the Guitar Hero video game, have issued a combined statement announcing a unique partnership agreement to bring the music game to the ...
by Andy Barrett
on Nov 5th 2008 at 11:52AM
Groove Tubes update

Groove Tubes update

NEWS The report of Fender’s purchase of the Groove Tubes valve manufacturing business on this website on June 4th, while accurate in every way, failed to mention that the UK distribution ...
by Andy Barrett
on Jun 6th 2008 at 4:02PM