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10 November 2017

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Parental Pay Equality – an open letter to the Prime Minister

On Equal Pay Day, the day in the year that women stop earning relative to men, the MPG-backed Parental Pay Equality have published an open letter to the Prime Minister calling to extend the new Shared Parental Pay Benefit to the…

7 September 2017

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Sound On Sound Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme

We’re pleased to announce that Sound On Sound have joined the MPG Benefactor Scheme! MPG Full and Associate Members can receive an exclusive discount on a subscription to Sound On Sound. 12 issues of the Print + Digital subscription for ONLY £39.00 (full price…

14 August 2017

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MERCURY RISING

If we’re honest, we have to say that this comes as no surprise. But the annual Mercury Prize luminaries from right across the music business have just published their shortlist of potential winners and, frankly, it’s festooned with MPG Full…

9 August 2017

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Parental Pay Equality Campaign Launches Online Petition

The MPG actively supports Olga Fitzroy’s campaign to secure equality for the terms of parental pay in the UK.   The official MPG press release:   Parental Pay Equality Campaign Launches Online Petition The campaign wants the Government to change…

31 July 2017

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Loïc Gaillard Wins The 2017 MPG LIPA Prize

LIPA graduate Loïc Gaillard will receive a host of benefits, including financial support from PPL, after being named the recipient of the 2017 Music Producers Guild Prize. Launched in 2010, this prestigious prize rewards the most promising student to graduate…

26 July 2017

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Sonarworks Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

We’re pleased to announce that Sonarworks have joined the MPG Benefactor Scheme! MPG Full Members can now receive 15% discount on all Sonarworks software (including bundles with mics). “Most speakers do a decent job in a lab, but once you…

19 July 2017

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Pop Audio Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

We are pleased to announce that Pop Audio have joined the MPG Benefactor Scheme and are able to offer MPG Full Members 20% discount on their entire range of next generation, critically acclaimed Pop Filters. Designed by producers, engineers, and musicians;…

14 July 2017

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e-instruments Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

We’re pleased to announce that e-instruments have joined the MPG Benefactor Scheme! MPG Full Members can now receive 25% discount on all e-instruments Session Keys Instruments. e-instruments strive to capture the clarity, warmth, and soul of real instruments for real…

12 July 2017

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Flare Audio Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

Flare Audio are proud to join the MPG Benefactor Scheme and offer our innovative ISOLATE® Ear Protectors to MPG members at a special rate of 30% off. ISOLATE® by Flare Audio Ltd is a revolutionary new, patent-pending ear protector, a…

5 July 2017

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RME Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

We are pleased to announce that Synthax Audio (UK) have joined the MPG Benefactor Scheme and are now able to offer the entire range of RME interfaces, converters and mic pre’s to MPG Full Members at a 20% discount. As…

29 June 2017

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zplane Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

If you’re a Full Member of the MPG, you can take advantage of an exclusive 20% discount on these zplane plug-ins: Elastique Pitch V2, élastiqueAAX, ppmBatch, PPMulatorXL, reTune, vielklang2 You may be using zplane technology every day you make music and not realise it. Top brands…

21 June 2017

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Music Week Joins The MPG Benefactor Scheme!

Full and Associate Members of the MPG can enjoy a 30% discount off either a Premium (Print & Digital) or Digital Only subscription to Music Week. For over 50 years, Music Week has held its spot as the leading trade…

12 September 2016

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The Winners of the Membership Survey Prize Draw!

Congratulations to the winners of the Membership survey prize draw! Every member who completed the survey was offered the chance to enter and the winners are: Full Member, James Sanger (centre), who won the Meris 440 Mic Pre, The State…

13 June 2016

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The MPG at XpoNorth 2016 and Glasgow Social Event

Once again, the Music Producers Guild took its annual trip to Inverness last week (June 7-11th), to attend Scotland’s leading creative industries festival, XpoNorth, followed by an industry social with the SMIA (Scottish Music Industry Association) in Glasgow. This was…

29 April 2016

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MPG upgrades User Groups

The MPG runs three User Groups for the benefit of Full Members who work with Pro Tools, Logic Studio and Ableton Live software DAWs. These have been upgraded and the discussion forums, held on-line via Basecamp, the MPG’s project management…

12 September 2015

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Russ Hughes to set up MPG Northern Ireland

Russ Hughes, founder of the Pro Tools Expert website, producer, songwriter and long-term associate of the Music Producers Guild is to embark upon the setting up of a regional branch of the MPG in Northern Ireland. He’s been based just…

23 June 2015

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MPG DIY event no.3 at Strongroom

We achieved a very healthy turnout on June 22nd for the MPG’s panel event; ‘DIY – The Future For Record Producers?’, chaired by acclaimed producer and MPG veteran, Tommy D. The panel comprising Adam Scrimshire (producer, DJ, label owner: Wah Wah 45s), Sarah Thirtle (Head…

14 June 2015

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MPG returns from a successful XpoNorth in Scotland!

MPG Producer Panel – ‘Can You DIY It?  Once again, the Music Producers Guild took their annual trip to Inverness last week, to attend Scotland’s leading creative industries festival, XpoNorth. Formerly goNORTH, XpoNorth brings together more than 1000 leading industry figures from…

9 June 2015

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The MPG at XpoNorth 2015

The Music Producers Guild will have a strong presence at this year’s XpoNorth (previously GoNorth), a two day music, arts and media conference that takes place in Inverness on June 10th and 11th, 2015. Devoted to boosting creative careers in…

29 April 2015

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The new Executive board is elected!

At the recent Members Conference event at Strongroom Studios in Shoreditch, the following directors were elected to the new executive board for 2015/16: Dan Cox Bruno Ellingham Cameron Craig Andrew Hunt Mick Glossop Mick Glossop says: “I’m really excited about the…