Upfront

EMD Music to Distribute Islander Ukuleles in U.S., Canada, Parts of Western Europe

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 31, 2018
Kanile’a Ukuleles, the parent company of Islander Ukuleles, has announced a new strategic partnership with EMD Music effective immediately. Read More...

Scarborough Purchases Inventory of Spizz Cymbals from Universal Percussion

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Upfront
• August 29, 2018
Russell Scarborough, proprietor of Russell’s Music World in Norfolk, Virginia, has purchased the entire inventory of Spizz Cymbals from Universal Percussion, the developer and original distributor of Spizz. Read More...

Future-proof Your Business at the Retail Innovation Summit at the 2019 NAMM Show

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Featured
  • Upfront
• August 27, 2018
Retail is evolving at an unprecedented speed, and harnessing new opportunities to transform business in today’s tech era has never been more critical. That’s why NAMM retail members are invited to attend the new Retail Innovation Summit at The 2019 NAMM Show. Read More...

KMC Music Becomes Exclusive U.S. Distributor for the Entire Suzuki Musical Instruments Product Line

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 27, 2018
KMC Music has announced that it has been appointed to serve as the exclusive United States distributor of the entire Suzuki Musical Instruments product line. Read More...

D’Addario Acquires Two Nearby Buildings and Continues Sustainability Efforts Towards LEED Certification

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 22, 2018
D’Addario has announced the purchase of two adjacent industrial buildings next to their headquarters at 595 Smith Street in Farmingdale, Long Island. Read More...

Hal Leonard Announces New Distribution Agreements with iZotope and Audient

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 20, 2018
Hal Leonard has announced that as of August 1, iZotope and Audient products have been added to the company’s MI Distribution division catalog. Read More...

LPD Music International Hosts ‘Super’ Open House

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 20, 2018
With the help of vendors, local sponsors, and a fantastic customer base, the first LPD Music Open House was a huge success. Read More...

SABIAN Launches New Online Custom Shop

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 16, 2018
SABIAN has just launched a brand new online Custom Shop to help drummers all over the word build the cymbal of their dreams. Read More...

Court Approves Gibson Brands Disclosure Statement, Confirmation Hearing Scheduled for September 27

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Featured
  • Upfront
• August 14, 2018
On August 1, Gibson Brands announced that a Delaware bankruptcy court has approved the Company’s Disclosure Statement. Read More...

Martin Guitars Receives Governor’s Award for the Arts

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 13, 2018
C.F. Martin & Co.®(Martin Guitar) was honored with the Special Recognition for Advancing the Arts at the Governor’s Awards for the Arts Ceremony on Wednesday evening, August 8, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Read More...

Audix Appoints LVX Marketing as Rep in Key U.S. Territories

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 13, 2018
Audix has announced that they have appointed LVX Marketing as its representative for retail accounts in northern California and northern Nevada and all Audix accounts in Hawaii. Read More...

Zoom Livetrak L-12 Added to Alliance with Avid

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• August 10, 2018
om Corporation (Jasdaq 6694.T), Japan, has announced the addition of the Live-Trak L-12 to their collaboration with Avid Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq AVID), the maker of Pro Tools.  Read More...

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