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Pioneer’s DJ Division Is Sold

Pioneer’s DJ Division Is Sold

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pioneer Corp. and KKR have announced the signing of a share purchase agreement under which Pioneer’s business division that engages in the development, manufacturing and sale of DJ equipment will be spun off into a new company, provisionally named Pioneer DJ, which will be jointly owned by Pioneer and KKR. Based on this agreement, KKR […]

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CHAUVET DJ’s Scorpion Script Laser Effect

CHAUVET DJ’s Scorpion Script Laser Effect

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

With CHAUVET DJ’s Scorpion Script, a unique text- and pattern-producing laser effect, users can create not only a name but, in fact, any word or phrase they choose, and then display it with eye-popping brightness, rotating on a room’s surfaces, to give any show a dramatic personal touch that won’t soon be forgotten. The newest […]

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EV Road Show Rolls Into NJ

EV Road Show Rolls Into NJ

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dan Ferrisi, Editor of The Retailer, along with David A. Silverman, Editor of sister publication Sound & Communications, attended the EV Road Show in Secaucus NJ this month. The road show, which is traveling from city to city across the United States for the rest of the year, set up shop at Production Resource Group’s […]

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Music China Remains Robust, Growing

Music China Remains Robust, Growing

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Music China, one of Asia’s most important music trade shows, is on track for a record high in exhibitor numbers. As of August, more than 1,700 exhibitors from 27 countries and regions had confirmed for the 2014 show. Featured will be 11 international pavilions from Belgium, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the […]

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TMP Pro Signs Audiofly Distribution Agreement

TMP Pro Signs Audiofly Distribution Agreement

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

TMP Pro Distribution has announced an agreement with Audiofly to be the exclusive distributor for its full line of Performance Series IEMs to the MI and professional markets in the United States. Celebrating its 35th anniversary this year, TMP Pro Distribution, a division of The Music People, Inc., makers of On-Stage products, offers the value-added […]

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YamahaSynth.com Website Officially Launches

YamahaSynth.com Website Officially Launches

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yamaha has announced the launch of www.yamahasynth.com, a community for Yamaha synthesizer users. The site features a forum where members can interact with product experts, Yamaha synthesizer artists and other enthusiasts. Phil “Bad Mister” Clendeninn, a veteran Yamaha product specialist and master of the company’s synthesizers, serves as the main forum moderator. The yamahasynth.com Web […]

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Three Music Veterans Join Sweetwater’s Team

Three Music Veterans Join Sweetwater’s Team

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater recently hired three nationally known music professionals: producer and keyboard player Phil Naish, drummer and vocalist Nick D’Virgilio and guitarist Don Carr. D’Virgilio and Carr, in addition to session work in Sweetwater Studios, will contribute to Sweetwater’s marketing efforts, providing educational content for Sweetwater’s customers through videos and writing. They will also conduct workshops, […]

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The Retailer Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Retailer Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The staff of The Music & Sound Retailer was recently nominated for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by Jeremy Payne of On Stage Stands and The Music People. In addition to accepting the challenge, The Retailer also made a generous contribution to ALS research. Check out the video below:  

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Zoom’s iQ6 X/Y Microphone For iOS Lightning Devices

Zoom’s iQ6 X/Y Microphone For iOS Lightning Devices

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Zoom North America continues to advance iOS recording with the release of the iQ6 stereo X/Y microphone for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The compact and lightweight iQ6 turns any Lightning-equipped device into a field recorder, suitable for podcasting and for capturing the sound of concerts, interviews, meetings and lectures with good fidelity. It […]

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Casio Encourages People To Celebrate The Gift Of Music

Casio Encourages People To Celebrate The Gift Of Music

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

September is National Piano Month and Casio America, Inc., is encouraging people and families that now is the best time to start making beautiful music together at home. Casio’s extensive portfolio of digital pianos, keyboards and learning resources offer people of all ages exposure to music with added benefits that include reducing stress, improving coordination […]

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