Manson's Guitar Show announces Pink Floyd's Guy Pratt to play show

Press Release – September 2009

Guy Pratt to play Manson’s Guitar Show 2009

The 2009 Manson’s Guitar Show announces a fantastic line up of exhibitors and artists. It takes place on the 24th & 25th October at the Riverside Leisure Centre, Exeter.

Over forty trade stands will have products on display ready for you to check out. Bass enthusiasts will be able to come and see gear from Marshall, Orange, Ampeg, Trace Elliott, Peavey, Fender, Ernie Ball, Mark Bass, Rotosound, Mansons, Aria, plus many more including a range of cool accessory companies.

There will be incredible show deals, a stunning array of equipment, new product launches and experts on hand to answers any questions. There is a separate clinic room which will offer free demonstrations and interactive workshops throughout the weekend. A world class line-up of guitar and bass clinics has been scheduled and artists confirmed include:

Guy Pratt (Pink Floyd)
Mark Chadwick (The Levellers)
Frank Turner (Patrick Eggle Guitars)
Steve Fairclough (Fairclough Guitars)
Dario Cortese (Music Man Guitars)
Chris George Band (Marshall Amplification)
Stuart Clayton (Carl Palmer)
Jas Morris (Mansons/Blackheart)
Alex Hutchings (BOSS/Roland)
Ellen Miller (Tanglewood Guitars)
Gavin Wilson (JHS)

There will be amazing prizes on offer at the show – last year over £3,000 worth of equipment from Marshall, Orange and Peavey was up for grabs.

Discounted tickets are available to purchase in advance and are on sale now. These can be ordered from or via the Manson team on Tel +44 (0)1392 496379 see prices below:

For single day tickets -
Advance tickets £8 (£10 on door)
8-16 Students £4 (£5 on door)
Under 8s FREE For weekend tickets -
Advance tickets £12 (£14 on door)
8-16 Students £8 (£10 on door)
Under 8s FREE

For an incredible day out, fantastic show deals, electrifying guitar performances, first class demonstrations and signing sessions, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Come and see a display of the best gear you can lay your hands on and much more...

The Manson’s Guitar Show, it’s unmissable.

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Big shoes and a big hat!

Historians help me out. Did Guy Pratt have to marry Rick Wright's daughter to get that gig or was it the other way around? No matter, he had big shoes to fill.

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