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Edinburgh’s Red Dog Music Wins Top Retailer Award

Posted: 20th November 2014

Red Dog Music LogoGrassmarket-based musical instrument store bags MIA “Best Medium Retailer” gong in annual awards ceremony

Edinburgh-based independent music store Red Dog Music has been awarded the title of Best Medium Retailer by the Music Industries Association, the UK Trade Association of the musical instrument industry.

The award is decided by a UK-wide public vote on “the best presented and staffed shops, with the best customer service”, and is open to all music stores in the UK, of which there are over 1,900 listed on[1].

The company recently expanded with the opening of a London branch in August 2013.

Alex Marten, Red Dog Music Managing Director, comments “this award is a huge honour for us and a testament to the hard work, positive attitude, and determination of all the staff”.

About Red Dog Music

Red Dog Music was founded in 2008 in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket and has quickly grown to become one of the UK’s most respected musical equipment retailers, selling a huge range of electric guitars, keyboards, studio recording equipment, computer music, PA equipment, percussion and loads more from the Edinburgh flagship store, a showroom in London, and a website at

Red Dog Music Receiving Award

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