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Like A Bridge Over Troubled Water

Like A Bridge Over Troubled Water

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

If Turbulent Times Had You Down And Out, NAMM Helped Ease Your Mind By a lot of measures, 2016 began rather turbulently. Global equity markets took an unprecedented beginning-of-the-year plunge that we might, or might not, have recovered from by the time you read these words in mid-February. The U.S. presidential election season has officially begun, calling […]

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January NAMM Show Digital Edition

January NAMM Show Digital Edition

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

COVER STORIES Glistening Goodies The Retailer’s annual NAMM New Product Spotlight features nearly 60 of the hottest products that exhibiting companies tell us they’re debuting at the show in Anaheim. The product categories run the gamut: from guitars to percussion gear, from pro audio equipment to accessories and consumables, and from printed material to DJ […]

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December Digital Edition

December Digital Edition

| December 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

COVER STORIES Celebrating The Shining Lights Of 2015 The Music & Sound Awards, marking their 30th year, honor the very best manufacturers, products, dealers, executives and sales reps in the music products industry. This month’s cover story features comments and quotes from dozens of nominees on the manufacturer/rep side. Check out what they have to […]

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November Digital Edition

November Digital Edition

| November 16, 2015

COVER STORIES The Road Less Traveled The Retailer presents our Salute to Lesser-Publicized Music Products. The purpose of this annual “Salute” is to recognize products that, for whatever reason, have gotten less press ink than they truly merit. But make no mistake: We expect several of these products to break out and start grabbing headlines […]

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Electro-Voice’s EKX Portable Loudspeakers

Electro-Voice’s EKX Portable Loudspeakers

| November 13, 2015

The EKX series has joined the Electro-Voice portable loudspeaker family, combining EV sound quality and reliability with the latest technology—all in a lightweight, compact package that suits a wide range of sound-reinforcement scenarios. The EKX series features eight models (four powered and four passive), including 12-inch and 15-inch two-way models and 15-inch and 18-inch subwoofers. EKX […]

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Yamaha’s DTX400 Series Electronic Drums And Apps

Yamaha’s DTX400 Series Electronic Drums And Apps

| November 12, 2015

Yamaha’s DTX400 Series of electronic drums is composed of kits that feature professional sounds, playability and durability, as well as free apps for the end user. The DTX400K includes the KU-100 silent bass drum unit, which virtually eliminates the noise that occurs with other systems. The pads have a natural feel and are quiet, making […]

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Recording King’s Torrefied Series Guitars

Recording King’s Torrefied Series Guitars

| November 11, 2015

Recording King’s Torrefied Series of guitars is composed of Dreadnought (RD-T16) and 000 Body (RO-T16) models. Torrefaction is a specialized heating process used on Recording King Adirondack spruce tops in which the wood is heated at a low temperature in an oxygen-free environment. The curing process reduces impurities in the wood and results in weight […]

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Peavey’s Mini Head Amplifiers

Peavey’s Mini Head Amplifiers

| November 10, 2015

Peavey’s Mini Head Amplifiers authentically produce the tones of their big brothers in a small, portable package. Featuring the Peavey 6505 MH, the Peavey Classic 20 MH and the Peavey ValveKing 20 MH, the series boasts modern features like the USB record output: a plug-and-play port that allows the amps to be used as an […]

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Pedulla’s Mark Egan Signature Model Anniversary Edition

Pedulla’s Mark Egan Signature Model Anniversary Edition

| November 9, 2015

Pedulla’s Mark Egan Signature Model Anniversary Edition is now available, but only for a limited time. To help celebrate the 40th anniversary of M.V. Pedulla Guitars, the Mark Egan Signature Model bass has been re-issued, but with modern features not available in the original. The Anniversary Edition Mark Egan bass is a five-string with 19-millimeter […]

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Zoom’s H5 Handy Recorder

Zoom’s H5 Handy Recorder

| November 6, 2015

Zoom’s H5 Handy Recorder allows you to take your creations to the next level, offering four tracks of simultaneous recording, a shock-mounted X/Y stereo microphone and dual mic/line combo inputs—all in the palm of your hand. The H5 can use all Zoom interchangeable mic/input capsules (standard and shockmount X/Y, mid-side, standard and stereo shotgun, and […]

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