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John Skewes on road to recovery

John Skewes on road to recovery

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JHS' eponymous founder John Skewes is making his way back to fitness following heart surgery.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 7th 2014 at 11:25AM
JHS takes Fret King on the road

JHS takes Fret King on the road

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UK blues guitarist John Verity is heading the bill at a new series of Fret-King dealer clinics.

Verity will perform at free Fret-King dealer clinics next week, as part of ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Nov 8th 2013 at 11:16AM
Laka expands ukulele range with VUV50

Laka expands ukulele range with VUV50

NEW GEAR

Laka has added to its range of ukuleles with the new VUC50; a new concert-sized model with onboard tuner.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 15th 2013 at 2:41PM
Get a free clip-on tuner when you sign up to the JHS website

Get a free clip-on tuner when you sign up to the JHS website

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JHS is offering a free Herco clip-on instrument tuner to dealers who sign up to its ever-expanding trade website.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 3rd 2013 at 1:00PM

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JHS expands into Europe with new French distributor

JHS expands into Europe with new French distributor

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JHS has inked a new distribution deal with French firm WSL Guitars, as the independent trade distributor continues to bolster its international presence.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 9:53AM
US: JHS strikes US deal with LPD Music

US: JHS strikes US deal with LPD Music

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The UK-based, worldwide distributor has teamed up with LPD Music to distribute Fret-King and Vintage guitars in the US market.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 6th 2013 at 10:20AM
JHS Event this weekend

JHS Event this weekend

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The 17th annual JHS Event is fast approaching, and offering dealers a number of special deals over the course of the four-day event.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jun 5th 2013 at 10:19AM
Portable PA

Portable PA

BUYER'S GUIDE

Power and practicality is the key to success in this sector. Let's see what the current market has to offer…

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 18th 2012 at 9:24AM

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Northern Guitar Shows reveals new sponsor, new event

Northern Guitar Shows reveals new sponsor, new event

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John Hornby Skewes will be the main sponsor of the Northern Guitar Shows for the remainder of the year, it has been announced.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 27th 2012 at 10:00AM
JHS returns to MIRC

JHS returns to MIRC

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John Hornby Skewes has pledged its support of this year's MI Retail Conference & Expo – and is promising a series of special offers for dealers attending its stand.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Mar 12th 2012 at 2:00PM
Canadian deal for JHS

Canadian deal for JHS

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JHS's Fret-King and Vintage brands are to be distributed in Canada by Audio Distributors International.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Mar 8th 2012 at 10:05AM
MIA Awards nominations revealed

MIA Awards nominations revealed

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The awards will take place on November 30th at the Marriot Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London. As a reminder, Early Bird Tickets for the event must be booked and paid for ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 17th 2011 at 12:04PM

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Odyssey Premier range features at Festival of Brass

Odyssey Premier range features at Festival of Brass

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The Odyssey Premiere range of brass instruments turned out to be a major attraction at the Royal Northern College of Music’s 2011 Festival of Brass.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Feb 3rd 2011 at 3:45PM
 JHS and Headstock Join London Bass Show Line-up

JHS and Headstock Join London Bass Show Line-up

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London Bass Guitar Show organiser, Oyster House, has announced that John Hornby Skewes & Co has joined the exhibitors list for the show scheduled for London's Olympia on 12th and ...

Gary Cooper
by Gary Cooper
on Jan 25th 2011 at 3:30PM
Odyssey features strongly at Banks' refurb open day

Odyssey features strongly at Banks' refurb open day

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The 254-year-old Banks of York, now part fo the Musicroom chain, hosted a special brass and woodwind day in celebration of its recent refurbishment.

by Andy Barrett
on Dec 8th 2010 at 9:46AM
JHS scoops VQ Live

JHS scoops VQ Live

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John Hornby Skewes & Co has been appointed as the exclusive sub-distributor of Tannoy’s VQ Live touring PA system.

by Rob Hughes
on Sep 2nd 2010 at 3:18PM

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SpongeBob Uke honoured at Paris Toy Fair

SpongeBob Uke honoured at Paris Toy Fair

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JHS has announced that its French distributor Algam has added to the SpongeBob Squarepants accolades by winning first prize for new product trends with the SpongeBob Ukulele, at the recent ...

by Rob Hughes
on Feb 25th 2010 at 10:17AM
Latest MI trade job vacancies

Latest MI trade job vacancies

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Three high-profile companies, JHS & Co, Yamaha Music UK and Dolphin Music, have announced a total of three job vacancies with jobs ranging from regional managers, through media ...

by Andy Barrett
on Feb 15th 2010 at 2:59PM
JHS to absorb back order carriage costs

JHS to absorb back order carriage costs

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John Hornby Skewes has announced that, until further notice, all back orders will be shipped carriage paid in recognition of the current market and trading conditions facing many dealers.

by Rob Hughes
on Jan 25th 2010 at 5:36PM
JHS extends A&H product line

JHS extends A&H product line

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Allen & Heath, has entered into a joint distribution agreement with John Hornby Skewes (JHS) for the sales and support of the GL2400 and MixWizard (WZ) console range in ...

by Rob Hughes
on Jan 4th 2010 at 4:57PM
JHS to distribute Boomwhackers

JHS to distribute Boomwhackers

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On January 1st 2010, John Hornby Skewes will become the sole distributor of Boomwhackers, the popular ‘music and colour’ educational product.

by Rob Hughes
on Dec 16th 2009 at 3:42PM
MUSIKMESSE 09: JHS adds N-Tune to catalogue

MUSIKMESSE 09: JHS adds N-Tune to catalogue

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John Hornby Skewes & Co, has announced the addition of the new N-Tune guitar tuning system to its catalogue.

by Andy Barrett
on Apr 1st 2009 at 12:30AM