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Flogging Molly Takes CHAUVET Professional Fixtures on Tour

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 15, 2019
Flogging Molly’s Life Is Good tour offers a colorful lightshow designed by Peter Therrien of JDI Productions that’s anchored by a collection of CHAUVET Professional fixtures.   Read More...

Hytech pTrumpet Wins ‘Best Teaching Tool for Intermediate Students’ from ‘SBO Magazine’

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 15, 2019
St. Louis Music and Warwick Music Group have announced that the Hytech pTrumpet has won NAMM’s “Best Teaching Tool for Intermediate Students” in the annual School Band & Orchestra "Best Tools for Schools Awards" (in SBO, MMR’s sister magazine). Read More...

Trade Regrets: William Boyce, Jr.

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Trade Regrets
• February 14, 2019
William Clifton “Bill” Boyce, Jr., who distinguished himself as a highly successful piano retailer throughout his remarkable 60-year career in the music products industry, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, February 2 in Bradenton, Florida. Read More...

Newly-Restored Alexandra Palace Theatre Chooses L-Acoustics Kara System

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 13, 2019
In December, after 80 years of slumber, Alexandra Palace Theatre opened again following several years of careful restoration. As part of the process, a complete technical infrastructure had to be installed, including a substantial L-Acoustics Kara PA system that brings a fitting quality of sound to the restored space. Read More...

Southern University Enlists Danley for New Stadium Sound System

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 13, 2019
After water and lightning damage ruined the relatively new sound system at Southern University’s A.W. Mumford Stadium, area representatives Anderson Sales and Marketing conducted a Danley demonstration at a home game. After that, Southern was committed to getting a Danley sound system. Recently, Pensacola, Florida-based All Pro Integrated Systems designed and installed a permanent Danley sound reinforcement system at A.W. Mumford Stadium. Read More...

Darkglass Electronics and Cole Clark Guitars Celebrate First NAMM with KORG USA, Inc.

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 12, 2019
KORG USA, Inc. has welcomed two additional brands to their growing family: Darkglass Electronics and Cole Clark Guitars. Both brands were prominently displayed in the heart of the distributor’s NAMM booth. Read More...

Guitar Center Celebrates Store Grand Opening in Seattle, Washington, at Roosevelt Square

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 12, 2019
Guitar Center has opened its latest retail location, a 15,000-square-foot facility in the Roosevelt Square shopping center in Seattle, Washington (3609 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115). Read More...

Allen & Heath USA Names Rep of the Year

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 11, 2019
Allen & Heath USA’s sales force gathered at Winter NAMM to attend the company’s annual sales and marketing awards ceremony, which this year bestowed 2018 Rep of the Year distinction upon Lawrenceville, Georgia-based HWPco. Read More...

NAfME Congratulates Redding on 2019 Music Educator Award

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 11, 2019
The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) has released a statement congratulating music educator Jeffery Redding on being honored with the prestigious 2019 Music Educator Award. Read More...

Jensen Releases Interactive Speaker Player

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 11, 2019
Jensen has announced the release of the Jensen Speaker Interactive Player, the “JSIP.” Read More...

TAMA Welcomes Ford as Concert Endorser and Educational Director

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• February 7, 2019
TAMA has welcomed Mark Ford as a concert endorser and educational director for TAMA/Bergerault.    Read More...

Trade Regrets: Jim Dunlop 

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Trade Regrets
• February 7, 2019
On February 7, we received the following sad news from NAMM's Dan Del Fiorentino: Jim Dunlop passed away last night, ending a very special era in music. Read More...

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