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MI Pro March 2013 digital edition out now!

MI Pro March 2013 digital edition out now!

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The MI Pro March 2013 digital edition is now available for download and online reading.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Mar 7th 2013 at 9:53AM
JHS releases new Fret-King and Vintage models

JHS releases new Fret-King and Vintage models

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After a successful showing at the Winter NAMM show, JHS is releasing several new models from its Fret-King and Vintage brands.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Feb 5th 2013 at 5:11PM
January's top ten online stories

January's top ten online stories

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January is a notoriously busy month for those in the MI trade as retailers blow out stock in the post-Christmas season in preparation for the slew of gear that comes ...

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Feb 4th 2013 at 9:59AM
NAMM announces best in show list

NAMM announces best in show list

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During the NAMM U Breakfast Session on 27th January, host Frank Alkyer and a group of panelists picked their top products for the coming year.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 30th 2013 at 3:42PM

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Schecter releases 12 new models for 2013

Schecter releases 12 new models for 2013

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Schecter guitars has released 12 new models in its 2013 collection including two eight-string versions and new signature models.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 30th 2013 at 9:56AM
Dunlop announces Fuzz Face Mini

Dunlop announces Fuzz Face Mini

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Dunlop used this past NAMM show as an opportunity to announce its smaller, more pedalboard-friendly version of the iconic Fuzz Face Distortion pedal.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 29th 2013 at 10:20AM
Sabian announces winners of its Cymbal Vote competition

Sabian announces winners of its Cymbal Vote competition

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Earlier this year, Sabian traveled the country with its Cymbal Vote tour, giving drummers the chance to try 12 prototype cymbals, four of which have now gone into production.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 29th 2013 at 10:01AM
More NAMM announcements from Tascam, Yamaha, Peavey and more

More NAMM announcements from Tascam, Yamaha, Peavey and more

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In the aftermath of the 2013 Winter NAMM show, gear announcements continue to come in from some of the industry's bigger brands.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 28th 2013 at 11:57AM

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NAMM 2013 top ten

NAMM 2013 top ten

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After four days loaded full of performances, sessions and gear announcements another NAMM has come and gone.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 28th 2013 at 11:06AM
NAMM 2013: Casio unveils the PX-5S stage piano

NAMM 2013: Casio unveils the PX-5S stage piano

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After hinting at the release of the "most powerful synth" its ever built prior to the NAMM show, Casio has unveiled the PX-5S - a stage piano with significant synthesis ...

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 28th 2013 at 10:52AM
NAMM 2013: Vox debuts the Mini5 Rhythm modelling amp

NAMM 2013: Vox debuts the Mini5 Rhythm modelling amp

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Vox Amplification has announced its all-new, battery-powered, Mini5 modelling amp with built-in effects and rhythms.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 28th 2013 at 10:32AM
NAMM 2013: Schecter announces Hellwin guitar amp range

NAMM 2013: Schecter announces Hellwin guitar amp range

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Schecter has collaborated with Avenged Sevenfold guitarist, Synyster Gates, to release the Hellwin range of guitar amps.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 28th 2013 at 10:14AM

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NAMM Day 2 Round-up: Did you miss anything today?

NAMM Day 2 Round-up: Did you miss anything today?

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Day 2 and even more new gear announcements coming from Stateside with everything from Orange's valve tester to a new signature Slash amp, launching over the past 24 hours.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 5:02PM
NAMM Day 2: Yamaha announces Live Custom drums

NAMM Day 2: Yamaha announces Live Custom drums

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Yamaha has announced its new Live Custom line of drums aimed at gigging drummers.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 4:54PM
NAMM Day 2: Ibanez launches Iron Label series of guitars

NAMM Day 2: Ibanez launches Iron Label series of guitars

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Available in 6, 7, and 8-string configuration, the new Iron Label guitars from Ibanez are geared towards metal and hardcore guitarists.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 4:32PM
NAMM Day 2: Marshall and Slash reunite for 5-watt signature combo

NAMM Day 2: Marshall and Slash reunite for 5-watt signature combo

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He was the first artist to have his name forever engraved on one of Jim Marshall's amps back in 1996 and now Slash and Marshall have reunited.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 3:53PM

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NAMM Day 2: Tascam introduces two new Pocketstudio recorders

NAMM Day 2: Tascam introduces two new Pocketstudio recorders

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Tascam has announced two new offerings in its Pocketstudio range of portable recorders: the new DP-006 and DP-008EX.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 3:22PM
NAMM Day 2: Akai announces MPX8 eight-pad sample launcher

NAMM Day 2: Akai announces MPX8 eight-pad sample launcher

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Akai's new MPX8 is a compact sample launcher that allows you to trigger samples via its eight pressure- and velocity-sensitive pads.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 3:04PM
NAMM Day 2: Arturia releases SparkLE hardware/software drum machine

NAMM Day 2: Arturia releases SparkLE hardware/software drum machine

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Music software and hardware company Arturia has announced the NAMM 2013 launch of its SparkLE hybrid drum machine.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 2:28PM
NAMM Day 2: Korg resurrects the MS-20; announces KingKORG synth

NAMM Day 2: Korg resurrects the MS-20; announces KingKORG synth

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Korg has made two exciting new gear announcements at NAMM including a resurrected mini version of its MS-20 synth and the KingKORG analog modelling synth.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 1:02PM
NAMM Day 2: D'Addario rebrands and launches new string set

NAMM Day 2: D'Addario rebrands and launches new string set

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Guitar strings and accessory manufacturer, D'Addario, is introducing new balanced tension string sets along with an all-new logo.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 12:41PM
NAMM Day 2: Fender reveals acoustic Winter collection

NAMM Day 2: Fender reveals acoustic Winter collection

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Fender acoustics has announced an array of new instruments in its Winter 2013 collection including artist signature models, hot-rodded acoustics and an acoustic bass.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 11:58AM
NAMM Day 2: Guild announces Custom Shop

NAMM Day 2: Guild announces Custom Shop

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In celebration of Guild’s 60th Anniversary, the iconic American company has opened the Guild Custom Shop and announced its first production models.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 11:10AM
NAMM Day 2 events

NAMM Day 2 events

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With all of the gear announcements surrounding the big show, it's easy to forget about all of the events that go along with NAMM each year.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 10:51AM
NAMM Day 2: Fender announces seven new amplifiers

NAMM Day 2: Fender announces seven new amplifiers

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Fender amplifiers has announced the release of seven new models, including the '57 Bandmaster, new Mustang amps and the Acoustasonic 15.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 25th 2013 at 10:33AM