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Arriba Moves To Bigger Location

Arriba Moves To Bigger Location

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

In response to growing consumer demand, Arriba Products LLC has moved its world headquarters to a new, larger location in City of Industry CA. The move doubles the amount of space for Arriba, a leading manufacturer of protective cases and bags for mobile entertainers on the go. “Operating out of a bigger and more modern [...]

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TMP Pro Now A Mackie Distributor

TMP Pro Now A Mackie Distributor

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

TMP Pro has announced an agreement with LOUD Technologies to distribute Mackie products in the U.S. Mackie is a leader in professional audio products, from loudspeakers and mixing consoles, to studio and recording equipment. Over the course of two decades, Mackie helped shape the music industry with the release of numerous products. Mackie mixers, loudspeakers [...]

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GC Announces Improved Capital Structure

GC Announces Improved Capital Structure

| April 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Guitar Center has announced the successful completion of financial transactions that greatly improve the company’s financial position. As a result of these transactions, Guitar Center’s total debt has been reduced by approximately $500 million and annual cash interest expense has been reduced by more than $70 million. The improved financial position of the company will [...]

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NEXUS Comes Through At SXSW

NEXUS Comes Through At SXSW

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sometimes the most inspired results are unplanned. Such was the case on March 13 for LD Cory Fitzgerald, Production Manager Michael Alegretto and Todd Roberts of Visions Lighting (Brea CA), when they had to adjust to a sudden change in venues for Lady Gaga’s performance at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference. [...]

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Fender Announces Direct-To-Consumer Program

Fender Announces Direct-To-Consumer Program

| March 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fender recently announced the American Design Experience, a new offering on Fender.com that allows consumers to design electric guitars and basses based on Fender’s iconic instruments: the Telecaster, Stratocaster, Precision Bass and Jazz Bass guitars. Consumers’ personalized designs are then built by hand in Fender’s flagship Corona CA-based facility and delivered to their door within 90 [...]

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Music Flows At VH1 Save The Music Family Day

Music Flows At VH1 Save The Music Family Day

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kids, parents and music lovers of all ages banded together March 22 at The Anderson School (New York NY) for a day of music making at VH1 Save the Music’s Family Day. The annual event welcomes the public to a day of interactive workshops, instrument discovery zones, performances and activities that encourage kids to strum [...]

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NAMM Members Advocate For Music Education

NAMM Members Advocate For Music Education

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

NAMM members are preparing to take the nation’s capital by storm to make the case for comprehensive school music-education programs. Leaders of the music products industry, celebrity artists and other industry influencers will once again join together to encourage congressional leaders to support music education for all children. Registration is now open to current NAMM [...]

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Music & Arts Kicks Off Pledge To Practice

Music & Arts Kicks Off Pledge To Practice

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Music & Arts is celebrating Music In Our Schools Month with a nationwide sweepstakes that encourages student musicians, teachers and parents to make a Pledge to Practice. Together with Yamaha and the National Association for Music Education’s (NAfME) Give a Note Foundation, Music & Arts is inviting young musicians to commit to practicing 200,000 combined [...]

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Westone’s March Music Madness Sweepstakes

Westone’s March Music Madness Sweepstakes

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Westone has launched its March Music Madness sweepstakes, featuring VIP tickets to see Sara Evans in concert, a pair of W-Series in-earphones and a G&L custom “W” guitar handcrafted in California. Sara Evans is an endorsed Westone artist who wears custom ES2 in-ear monitors on stage. The contest runs through April 17. The fully accommodated [...]

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Summer NAMM Is Gearing Up

Summer NAMM Is Gearing Up

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Having received a standing ovation, Summer NAMM prepares for an encore performance at Nashville’s Music City Center, July 17 to 19. A new venue, more brands and high-caliber evening events renewed NAMM’s annual summer event last year. This year, NAMM ups the ante with additional exhibit space to accommodate new and returning brands, more opportunities [...]

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