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Roland On Stage with American Idol

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

Led by Music Director Ray Chew, the American Idol house band backs up every Idol performer on live television, covering an enormous range of musical styles throughout the year. Russell Graham and drummer Rex Hardy Jr. rely on Roland instruments for top-level sounds and versatility.

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Eddy Finn Teams with Canadian Distributor Counterpoint Musical Services

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

Eddy Finn Ukes has entered an exclusive distribution agreement with Canadian distributor Counterpoint Musical Services, expanding the breadth of retail opportunities for dealers in all provinces of Canada.

Verbiage from their international website states the following: “Counterpoint Musical Services is a Canadian company dedicated to serving Canadian music retailers with fast, efficient, and friendly personal service. We strive to ship all orders placed by noon on the same day. Think of us as your warehouse: we have no minimum orders, you can order as little and as often as you need.

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Rodgers Announces Top 10 Sales Awards and Higher Revenue

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• June 24, 2013

Rodgers Instruments Corporation President Duane Kuhn has announced the winners of the Top 10 Performance Awards, presented to the leading retail distributors of Rodgers organs around the world. Thanks to the efforts of U.S. dealers, Rodgers domestic revenues rose substantially in 2012.

“To our domestic dealers, I want to say thank you for an 11% increase in domestic revenues,” Mr. Kuhn said. “This increase is totally different than results reported industry-wide for 2012.”

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Audiofly Announces U.S. Headquarters Move

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

Audiofly recently announced its move to a new U.S. headquarters. Audiofly USA is responsible for North and South American sales and marketing efforts. The brand is headquartered in Australia by a corporate team that generates business protocols and financing, as well as creates and maintains the brand image and messaging for the company. With a background rooted firmly in the music industry, the Audiofly Australia team is comprised of product innovators, audio engineers, and designers. 

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Korg Named Blackstar Distributor in Canada

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

Korg USA has announced that, as a result of its efforts thus far to build the brand in the U.S., it has been appointed the exclusive distributor for Blackstar products in Canada, effective immediately.

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Capello Music to Sponsor Nationwide Camp Jam

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

Cappello Music Co., Inc. will be the drum set sponsor of the 2013 Camp Jam, supplying a Traps A400 acoustic kit to all the camps across the country.

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Denis Wick Receives Queen’s Award

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

DANSR, Inc. announced that Denis Wick Products has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2013. This accolade is one of Britain’s most coveted business awards, and offers recognition for some of the UK’s most successful companies.

Announced on the Queen’s birthday, April 21, Denis Wick Products was awarded for the company’s achievements in the export market. Over 80 percent of the company’s production is sold overseas.

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D’Angelico Guitars Reborn

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

D’Angelico Guitars of America is reviving the brand for the modern age. The current models are genuine incarnations of John D’Angelico’s aesthetic and attention to detail.

Currently available, the D’Angelico Standard Series guitars have introductory pricing that starts at $1,149. The EXL-1 (Pictured here) has a single cutaway archtop featuring a signature D’Angelico stairstep tailpiece along with a floating pickup and hard maple neck.

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Ludwig-Musser Continues to Support Elkhart Jazz Festival

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  • Supplier Scene
• June 24, 2013

The 26th Annual Elkhart Jazz Festival runs for three days, beginning on June 21st in downtown Elkhart, Indiana.  Over 100 top jazz musicians from around the country will be performing, including Wynton Marsalis and The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, guitarist John Pizzarelli, clarinetist Dave Bennett and Ludwig’s percussionist Jim Catalano, an Elkhart local.

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Hayden Amps Hit the Road with Everclear

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• June 24, 2013

American rock band Everclear, who had hits in the 90's with songs like "Santa Monica", "Everything to Everyone", and "Wonderful", is headlining the 2013 Summerland Tour and frontman Art Alexakis is playing Hayden Amps.

Alexakis is employing a Hayden Classic Lead 80W head and 412 cab to get his signature west-coast alternative guitar sound, which anchored the band's eight albums including Sparkle and Fade (1995) and So Much for the Afterglow (1997), and earned Everclear both a Grammy nomination and Billboard Music award in 1998.

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