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Tune in to AT&T AUDIENCE Network for: “Ernie Ball: The Pursuit of Tone ‘Buddy Guy’” on Friday, March 25 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT (DIRECTV Ch 239/U-verse Ch 1114).

Read more: “Ernie Ball: The Pursuit of Tone ‘Buddy Guy’”

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Yamaha Corporation of America (YCA) has announced that Lisa Steele-MacDonald has been appointed as the company’s director of marketing for the Band & Orchestral division.

Read more: YCA Names MacDonald Director of Marketing, Band & Orchestral Division

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Sam Ash Music has had its biggest Taylor Guitar University in the company’s history.

Read more: Sam Ash Music Attends Taylor Guitar University

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Gibson Brands has put its 1.62-acre real estate portfolio near downtown Nashville up for sale.

Read more: Gibson Selling Nashville Real Estate

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Sweetwater has filed suit in United States Federal District Court against Hello Music, for copying verbatim a large number of images and copy blocks from Sweetwater’s online pages.

Read more: Sweetwater Files Suit Against Hello Music

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Aguilar Amplification and La Bella Strings are pleased to announce a clinic with bassist Jamaaladeen Tacuma.

Read more: Aguilar Amplification and La Bella Strings Announce Clinic with Bassist Jamaaladeen Tacuma

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Alvarez released an online video that features the incredible blues guitars from the new genre-specific Jazz & Blues Series.

Read more: Alvarez Produces Blues Guitars Video

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The Association of Washington Business (AWB) which serves as the state’s Chamber of Commerce and the Manufacturing and Technology Association announced their selections for manufacturing excellence for 2014 and Manhasset Specialty Company was awarded with the Green Manufacturing Award.

Read more: Manhasset Specialty Receives the Green Manufacturing Award from the State of Washington

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Gold Tone Music Group of Titusville, Florida – makers of Gold Tone musical instruments, GT musical instruments, Wood Song Guitars, and the Zero Glide replacement nut system – has announced they are greatly expanding their relationship with M&M Wholesale, distributors to the music retail trade headquartered in Ft. Worth, Texas.

Read more: Gold Tone Expands Relationship With M&M

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Davitt & Hanser was named as the new distribution partner for Kustom Amplification, effective March 1st, 2016.

Read more: Davitt & Hanser Named USA Distributor for Kustom

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