Focusrite to host masterclasses at the UK Guitar Show

Audio equipment manufacturer Focusrite (opens in new tab) will be in attendance at this year’s UK Guitar Show.

The event is set to take place at London’s Olympia on September 29 & 30 and is brought to you by the organisers of the London Drum Show and the London Bass Guitar Show and is run in association with with MusicRadarGuitaristTotal GuitarGuitar Techniques and Louder.

Details of acoustic workshops and tuition clinics were previously announced (opens in new tab) – and now it’s been confirmed that Focusrite will hold their own masterclass sessions over the weekend and show off their latest range of equipment.

The sessions will feature artists talking about their careers and sharing tips and tricks along the way. An array of recording techniques will be covered: From interfaces to miking your cab, tone design and how to tweak to your tastes using EQ, other effects plug-ins, and much more.

The full Focusrite programme will be released in the near future, so watch this space.

The UK Guitar Show will also feature the Gear Hall where you’ll be able to try out and buy the latest guitars, a Guitar Garage where experts will give your instruments some TLC and the Vintage Zone, featuring rarities from top collectors, retailers and much more.

Live music will be provided by The Cream Experience (opens in new tab) and Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor (opens in new tab).

Tickets for the two-day event are now available.

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Scott Munro
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Scott has spent more than 30 years in newspapers and magazines as an editor, production editor, sub-editor, designer, writer and reviewer. After initially joining our news desk in the summer of 2014, he moved to the e-commerce team full-time in 2020. He maintains Louder’s buyer’s guides, scouts out the best deals for music fans and reviews headphones, speakers, books and more. He's written more than 11,000 articles across Louder, Classic Rock, Metal Hammer and Prog and has previous written for publications including IGN, the Sunday Mirror, Daily Record and The Herald covering everything from daily news and weekly features, to video games, travel and whisky. Scott grew up listening to rock and prog, cutting his teeth on bands such as Marillion and Magnum before his focus shifted to alternative and post-punk in the late 80s. His favourite bands are Fields Of The Nephilim, The Cure, New Model Army, All About Eve, The Mission, Ned's Atomic Dustbin and Drab Majesty, but he also still has a deep love of Rush.