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Country radio station WYCD partnered with Vets Returning Home to host a fundraiser and concert featuring country star Joe Nichols, who used an ISP rig for the show.

Read more: Joe Nichols Headlines Fundraiser on ISP Rig

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D'Angelico Guitars has joined musician Chris Leamy’s musical movement #heplaysforme, a program in New York City that aims to raise awareness and funds for those in need.

Read more: D'Angelico Guitars Joins Leamy for #heplaysforme

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Starting on July 17, 2017,  Kyser Musical Products, Inc. will begin to enforce a Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Program in the United States to discourage potentially detrimental price-based advertising in print and online.

Read more: Kyser to Begin Minimum Advertised Price Program

Supplier Scene

Australian act Empire of the Sun shook Coachella on April 14 at the festival's Sahara Stage, which was outfitted with the ChamSys MagicQ MQ500 Stadium.

Read more: ChamSys MagicQ MQ500 Stadium Lights Up Empire of the Sun

Upfront

Korg USA has announced an expansion of their growing partnership with Tanglewood Guitars, revealing official distribution to the United States.

Read more: Korg USA Expands Relationship with Tanglewood

People

Yamaha has announced the hiring of Kirk Davis as the central regional manager for the company's Institutional Solutions Group (ISG).

Read more: Davis Named Central Regional Manager for Yamaha Institutional Solutions Group

Supplier Scene

Audio-Technica has announced that is now the exclusive microphone and headphone sponsor for the 2017 tour of High School Nation, the country’s largest secondary school touring music festival.

Read more: Audio-Technica Named Microphone and Headphone Sponsor for High School Nation’s 2017 Tour

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Roland Corporation U.S. has announced the formalization of its relationship as “Official Lead Partner” and “Official 10th Anniversary Sponsor” with the Playing For Change Foundation, a global nonprofit organization dedicated to creating positive change through music and arts education.

Read more: Roland Announces Partnership with Playing For Change Foundation

Upfront

Sweetwater will present GearFest 2017, a celebration of musicians and the instruments and audio gear they use to make and record music, on Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Sweetwater campus, 5501 US Hwy 30 W, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Read more: Sweetwater Presents GearFest ’17

Supplier Scene

In January, more than 10 Yamaha staff members and friends participated in the Southern California Half Marathon and 5K races to raise money for Type 1 juvenile diabetes research at Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children’s).

Read more: Yamaha Cares Exceeds $110,000 in Donations to Children’s Hospital of Orange County

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