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Ernie Ball unveils 4 extremely limited finishes for St Vincent signature guitar

Ernie Ball unveils 4 extremely limited finishes for St Vincent signature guitar

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To celebrate the launch of St Vincent’s latest album Masseducation, Ernie Ball has unveiled four limited edition finishes for the ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 15th 2017 at 3:08PM
BRC: Retail employment in the UK continues to fall

BRC: Retail employment in the UK continues to fall

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Despite the latest ONS labour market figures revealing that there’s a new record low for unemployment in the UK, the retail sector is still struggling.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 15th 2017 at 11:37AM
Harman axes 650 employees from its pro solutions division

Harman axes 650 employees from its pro solutions division

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Harman has announced that it is laying off 650 employees as the firm consolidates the workforce of its pro solutions division.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 15th 2017 at 10:57AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Amazon 1-Click patent ends, August's retail sales figures, Brian Justice obituary

Top 10 stories of the week: Amazon 1-Click patent ends, August's retail sales figures, Brian Justice obituary

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was the news that Amazon’s reign over the 1-Click shopping system has finally come to an end.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 15th 2017 at 10:32AM

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Yamaha releases new AvantGrand NU1X piano

Yamaha releases new AvantGrand NU1X piano

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Yamaha has unveiled an all-new AvantGrand NU1X piano, which the firm says provides the most accurate dynamics and playing experience ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 14th 2017 at 4:16PM
IK Multimedia announces T-RackS 5

IK Multimedia announces T-RackS 5

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IK Multimedia has announced that T-RackS 5, a cutting-edge mixing and mastering system for Mac and PC, will be available ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 14th 2017 at 11:07AM
The end of Amazon's 1-Click patent could prove very important for savvy retailers

The end of Amazon's 1-Click patent could prove very important for savvy retailers

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Back in 1999, retailing giant Amazon patented its 1-Click checkout system, suing others, like Barnes & Noble, for using a similar process, and licensing the system out to other businesses.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 14th 2017 at 10:21AM
SSE Audio Group featured in '1000 Companies to Inspire Europe' list

SSE Audio Group featured in '1000 Companies to Inspire Europe' list

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SSE Audio Group has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Europe’.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 13th 2017 at 2:42PM

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Roland updates ultra-portable V-Drums with new kickpad for double bass drummers

Roland updates ultra-portable V-Drums with new kickpad for double bass drummers

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Continuing it’s series of September product launches, Roland has unveiled an update to its ultra-portable V-Drums model.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 13th 2017 at 11:49AM
4 things to consider before you start busking

4 things to consider before you start busking

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If you’re planning to have a go at busking, there may be more you need to think about and prepare for than you realise. Fear not, Know Your Instrument’s Nicky ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 13th 2017 at 10:39AM
Roland unveils two new V-Combo live performance keyboards

Roland unveils two new V-Combo live performance keyboards

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Roland has unveiled two V-Combo live performance keyboards as part of its month-long series of new product announcements.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 13th 2017 at 9:35AM
Heritage Guitar celebrates 100 years of guitar building, announces BandLab partnership

Heritage Guitar celebrates 100 years of guitar building, announces BandLab partnership

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Heritage Guitar has announced a new global sales and marketing partnership with BandLab Technologies, a Singapore-based company with global experience in music retail and distribution.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 12th 2017 at 4:20PM

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New platform Hookd hopes to bring more YouTube revenue to the music industry

New platform Hookd hopes to bring more YouTube revenue to the music industry

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New music tech start-up Hookd has launched to help YouTube stars use more commercial music in their videos without the fear of having their ad revenue blocked.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 12th 2017 at 3:52PM
High Tech Distribution brings unique Fuzzrocious Pedals to the UK

High Tech Distribution brings unique Fuzzrocious Pedals to the UK

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High Tech Distribution (HTD UK) has announced the addition of Fuzzrocious Pedals to its portfolio of MI products.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 12th 2017 at 12:56PM
Fibonacci Guitars unveils new Diablo model

Fibonacci Guitars unveils new Diablo model

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Fibonacci Guitars has unveiled its latest model, the Diablo – a 350 x 56 mm, parallel braced, archtop guitar with ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 12th 2017 at 11:39AM