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Blackstar Amplification has announced the addition of Paul Stevens to their team as the new senior design engineer. 

Read more: Stevens Joins Blackstar as Senior Design Engineer

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Since 2008 Benjamin Verdery has talked guitar with some of the instrument's finest players, as part of 92Y's celebrated Art of the Guitar concert series, which he directs.

Read more: D'Addario and 92Y Launch New On-Demand Series

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D’Addario has just launched Players Circle, the only customer rewards program in the musical instrument accessories sphere. 

Read more: D’Addario Launches Players Circle

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Elvis Presley has been gone for the best part of four decades, but his legend is very much still alive.

Read more: Chauvet Enlivens European Elvis Event

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For as long as guitars have been made, left-handed players have struggled when it comes to finding the perfect instrument.

Read more: Breedlove Celebrates Left Handed Day

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Hal Leonard sponsors the Hal Leonard Vocal Competition for young classical and theatre singers, comprised entirely of YouTube video entries.

Read more: 5th Annual Hal Leonard Vocal Competition Winners Announced

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This summer, the board of directors for the Retail Print Music Dealers Association (RPMDA) met to plan the organization’s 2016 convention, which is scheduled for April 27–30, 2016 at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, Missouri.

Read more: RPMDA Board Plans 2016 Convention

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KMC Music (www.kmcmusic.com) has announced the appointment of three new regional sales managers for the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and West/Northwest sales territories. 

Read more: KMC Appoints New Regional Sales Managers

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Roland Corporation U.S. is a proud sponsor of Guitar Center’s 27th annual Drum-Off search for the next great drummer.

Read more: Roland Sponsors Guitar Center’s 27th Annual Drum-Off Search

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Hal Leonard Corporation is proud to announce a new worldwide distribution deal with Minneapolis-based Cajón Brush.

Read more: Hal Leonard to Distribute Cajón Brush Line

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