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AES139 Boasts Biggest Technical Program Yet

AES139 Boasts Biggest Technical Program Yet

| October 1, 2015

This year’s 139th International AES Convention, to be held October 29 to November 1 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York, is slated to host the year’s most in-depth technical program for audio professionals. The AES139 Convention offers attendees four full days of comprehensive technical program presentations including workshops, tutorials, paper sessions, student and […]

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Remembering Vic Firth

Remembering Vic Firth

| September 25, 2015

An Inspiration To The Rest Of Us Everett “Vic” Firth, a musician, educator and entrepreneur who performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra for 50 years and who founded the Vic Firth Company, died in July at the age of 85. Born in Winchester MA and raised in Sanford ME, Firth was the son of Rosemary […]

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Cerwin-Vega!’s P1000X Powered Loudspeaker

Cerwin-Vega!’s P1000X Powered Loudspeaker

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cerwin-Vega! By Gibson’s P1000X 10-inch Powered Loudspeaker is the latest addition to its P-Series Powered Loudspeaker Line. It can serve as a single speaker for a small venue, be daisy-chained for larger venues needing more coverage and SPL or be side-mounted as a floor monitor. Featuring the same controls as the P1500X, the P1000X is […]

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KRK Systems’ ROKIT G3 Studio Monitor Series

KRK Systems’ ROKIT G3 Studio Monitor Series

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

KRK Systems by Gibson’s ROKIT G3 Studio Monitor Series is available with 5-inch, 6-inch or 8-inch drivers. This line of 2-way active monitors features a lightweight yellow composite woofer that achieves outstanding dynamics. Its unique tuning process treats the woofer, cabinet and port as a single, integrated whole that provides vocal clarity with extended bass […]

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Kluson’s Two-Pin 19:1 Tuners

Kluson’s Two-Pin 19:1 Tuners

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new Kluson two-pin 19:1 tuners are a die-cast direct replacement/upgrade for Fender 1988 to current production instruments, excluding reissues and left-handed models. Upgrade your right-handed American Standard series, 1988 and newer Strat Plus series and Standard series instruments, with both locking and non-locking formats available. This recent design enables any owner of these three […]

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Hal Leonard’s M4 Campaign

Hal Leonard’s M4 Campaign

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

At Summer NAMM, Hal Leonard unveils its M4 Campaign, which encourages dealers to get started in the Mobile Music Making Market. The company has put together a bundle with the bestselling products from companies such as IK Multimedia, Griffin, Alesis, Line 6, M-Audio, Samson, JamHub and others. The M4 Campaign from Hal Leonard takes the […]

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On-Stage’s U-Mount Powerbanks

On-Stage’s U-Mount Powerbanks

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

On-Stage presents its line of Powerbanks at Summer NAMM. Like other Powerbanks, the On-Stage version is a portable external battery that is used as backup power for your mobile and/or digital device. There’s no longer a need to scramble for power outlets, as this compact Powerbank adds hours of power. Its small size allows you […]

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St. Blues’ 30th Anniversary Bluescaster

St. Blues’ 30th Anniversary Bluescaster

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Blues presents the 30th Anniversary Bluescaster, with only 14 to be built. Specs: double cutaway Bluesmaster body in alder; 25.5-inch neck scale length with maple/maple or maple/pau ferro fingerboards; finished in pearl white nitro-cellulose (pearl signifying 30th anniversary) with tortoise shell binding. Routed for two Lollar mini humbucker pickups (Lollar Firebird in bridge position; […]

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Alfred Music’s New Releases

Alfred Music’s New Releases

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Musicians seeking to learn the ukulele can rely on Alfred Music’s Complete Ukulele Method: Complete Edition. This book and CD pack combines three books into one complete volume to provide everything an aspiring ukulele player needs to begin strumming and, eventually, to master the ukulele. Finale PrintMusic 2014, a new version of the music notation […]

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Crafter’s MS 1000 Mandolin

Crafter’s MS 1000 Mandolin

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Crafter Guitars, distributed by Max Margin Distribution, has announced the Summer NAMM introduction of the new MS 1000 mandolin. This instrument features a solid Engelmann spruce top, maple back and sides, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard and bridge, gold-plated oval tuners, dot position markers, satin finish and scale of 13 and 13/16 inches. The offering of […]

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