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The Retailer Chats with One of MI’s Most Influential Executives

The Retailer Chats with One of MI’s Most Influential Executives

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fender Introduces The Edge Signature Stratocaster And The Edge Deluxe Amplifier Seymour Duncan Releases The Palladium Gain Stage Effects Pedal Kala Brand Releases The 2016 Collection Of The Elite Ukulele Series The Retailer Presents An In-Depth Interview With Roland’s Jay Wanamaker Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to […]

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Music Programs Help to Turn Around Low-Achieving Schools

Music Programs Help to Turn Around Low-Achieving Schools

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

NAMM Foundation Boosts Music Education In High-Risk Schools Bach To Rock To Open New Music Schools, Continuing Expansion Perri’s Premium Seatbelt Guitar Straps Offer Comfort And Security Radial Engineering’s MR5 MIDI Signal Translator Is Now Shipping QSC Extends Financing Program For Rental And Production Clients Kate Brady Named Winner Of GC’s 5th Annual Singer-Songwriter Program […]

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1 Minute With Richard Taninbaum, Founder of Rhythm Tech

1 Minute With Richard Taninbaum, Founder of Rhythm Tech

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

What are you most proud of about your first 30 years in business? Richard Taninbaum: Creating something new, useful and accepted by an industry rooted in tradition is very gratifying. Although the art of music is constantly evolving, the tools that we use to make it are mostly old friends. Bringing something new and accepted […]

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April 2016 Digital Edition

April 2016 Digital Edition

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

COVER STORIES A Blue Christmas? Aligning with our annual Guitar Issue in April, The Retailer enlisted the help of two retailers with extensive knowledge of the guitar segment. They offer insightful comments about the guitar market’s robustness as compared to other categories, while also discussing a holiday sales season that, arguably, was weak for music stores. Guitar […]

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Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

| April 14, 2016 | 1 Comment

Sweetwater Files Lawsuit, Alleging Copyright Infringement NAMM Gears Up For Annual DC Fly-In For Music Education Godlyke Announces Release Of TWA WR-3 Wah Rocker Fano Guitars Introduces Standard Series Of Signature Guitars Davitt & Hanser Named U.S. Distributor For Kustom Amplification Audio Engineering Society Launches AES Live Online Video Collection Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you […]

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Bait-and-Switch Lawsuit Embroils Guitar Center

Bait-and-Switch Lawsuit Embroils Guitar Center

| April 8, 2016 | 2 Comments

Audix Releases Its Performance Series Professional Wireless System Radial Is Shipping Its Shotgun Guitar-Signal Distribution Amplifier RCF Has Launched The M18, Its First Digital Wi-Fi Mixer VocoPro Has Released A Four-Channel UHF Wireless Mic System Universal Percussion Files Lawsuit Against Guitar Center The Retailer’s Annual Guitar Issue Dives Deep Into The Category Vnewsletter Sign-up Got […]

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The Music Products Industry Celebrates its Leading Lights

The Music Products Industry Celebrates its Leading Lights

| March 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

Shure Adds “Great Hall” Exhibit To Corporate Headquarters 29th Annual KMC Music Charity Golf Tournament Tees Off June 6 Alvarez Now Shipping The Blues51 And DeltaOO Deluxe Blizzard Lighting Introduces The Flurry Beam Moving Head She Rocks Showcase At The 2016 ASCAP EXPO Is Announced D’Addario Unveils First-Ever Guitar String Recycling Program Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something […]

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First-Ever Guitar String Recycling Program Has Launched

First-Ever Guitar String Recycling Program Has Launched

| March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Shure Adds “Great Hall” Exhibit To Corporate Headquarters 29th Annual KMC Music Charity Golf Tournament Tees Off June 6 Alvarez Now Shipping The Blues51 And DeltaOO Deluxe Blizzard Lighting Introduces The Flurry Beam Moving Head She Rocks Showcase At The 2016 ASCAP EXPO Is Announced D’Addario Unveils First-Ever Guitar String Recycling Program Vnewsletter Sign-up Got […]

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Guitar Center Continues To Expand Its Retail Footprint

Guitar Center Continues To Expand Its Retail Footprint

| March 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sabian Forges Expanded Partnership With St. Louis Music Guitar Center Opens Store in Moreno Valley CA Zoom North America’s G5n Multi-Effects Processor For Guitarists Mackie’s ProDX Series Of Ultra-Compact Digital Mixers Main Drag Music Is The First U.S. Retailer To Carry RightOn! Straps Percussion Marketing Council Details International Drum Month Plans Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something […]

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March 2016 Digital Edition

March 2016 Digital Edition

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

COVER STORIES Top Of The Heap The 30th annual Music & Sound Awards were greeted with even more excitement and industry-wide fanfare than usual this year. One big reason for the abundant enthusiasm centers on the quality of this year’s nominees. As is The Retailer’s custom, we present comments from most of the winning manufacturers […]

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