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Shine A Light On Maxwell’s House Of Music

Shine A Light On Maxwell’s House Of Music

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maxwell’s House of Music 1710 E. 10th St. Jeffersonville IN 47130 (812) 283-3304 maxwellshouseofmusic.com Mon – Fri: 12pm – 9pm Sat: 10am – 5pm Mark Maxwell, Owner Mark Maxwell grew up in the musical instrument retail business. His parents opened Mom’s Music in Louisville KY, on the border of southern Indiana, in 1981. Maxwell began […]

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A Music Store With Lots Of Class

A Music Store With Lots Of Class

| March 21, 2016 | 2 Comments

Bertrand Music Enterprises opened with an eye on the needs of music students in the San Bernardino area and, after three decades of growth and success, it remains a leader in the market and a resource for students and educators throughout the area. Bertrand’s focus on music education can be traced to the background of […]

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Par For the Corson

Par For the Corson

| February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you are a musician in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana IL, there is a strong chance that you’ve had the good fortune of meeting Dyke Corson. Corson has been a fixture of the local music community for multiple decades, having worked in music stores in town since 1973, and having played in […]

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The Only Living MI Store In Salem

The Only Living MI Store In Salem

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Music Workshop 379 S. Broadway Salem NH 03079 Phone: (603) 893-1544 mymusicworkshop.com Mon – Thurs: 10am – 9pm Fri: 10am – 6pm Sat: 10am – 5pm Sun: 11am – 4pm Sheila Byrne, Vice President and Treasurer In 1977, Sheila Byrne and her future husband, Ed, both having trouble finding jobs they loved in the […]

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2015: The Year In Review

2015: The Year In Review

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Retailers Report On The Successes & Challenges That Last Year Brought As the music products industry was putting the finishing touches on yet another year, The Music & Sound Retailer reached out to four retailers to get not only their take on 2015, but also their hopes and predictions for the year ahead. The four […]

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The Brotherhood Of Mantova

The Brotherhood Of Mantova

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mantova’s Two Street Music 124 Second St. Eureka CA 95501 Phone: (707) 445-3155 mtsmusic.com Sun – Fri: 10am – 6pm Sat: 10am – 7pm Anthony Mantova, Nick Mantova, Matt Mantova, Co-Owners Mantova’s Two Street Music had gone through two sets of owners by 2009. The store, which opened in 1976, was on the verge of […]

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Staying Afloat In Coastal Michigan

Staying Afloat In Coastal Michigan

| November 20, 2015

Instrumental Music and Sound 109 S. James St. Ludington MI 49431 Phone: (231) 843-4411 instrumentalmusicandsound.com Mon–Sat: 10am–6pm Jeffrey G. Nixon, Owner For the past 34 years, Jeffrey Nixon and Instrumental Music and Sound have been serving the needs of the music community in Ludington MI. Throughout the years, the store has seen many ups and […]

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#TimeMachineTuesday: Curtain Call – John 5

#TimeMachineTuesday: Curtain Call – John 5

| November 10, 2015

First Published In The Music & Sound Retailer’s September 2007 Issue. John 5 has forged a career for himself as a respected rock guitarist with bands like Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie, and also as a solo artist who crosses many musical genres. His newest release is The Devil Knows My Name. Read on to hear more […]

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Shine A Light: Gilmore Music

Shine A Light: Gilmore Music

| October 19, 2015

Gilmore Music 1935 E. 7th St. Long Beach CA 90813 Phone: (562) 599-1369 www.gilmoremusicstore.com Mon –Thurs: 10am – 7pm Fri–Sat: 10am – 6pm Sun: 11am – 4pm Clinton Gilmore, Owner Clinton Gilmore is the second-generation owner of Gilmore Music, which has been serving the Long Beach CA music community from the same location since 1944. […]

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Curtain Call: Imogen Heap

Curtain Call: Imogen Heap

| September 22, 2015

First Published In The Music & Sound Retailer’s May 2007 Issue. This Best New Artist Grammy nominee may have been making music for the better part of a decade—both as a solo artist and as part of electronic duo Frou Frou—but Imogen Heap’s unique sound made its way to the public in a major way this past […]

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