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Soldier On, Sisters

Soldier On, Sisters

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Women In Our Industry Add Incalculably To The Musical Milieu In this business, blood, sweat and tears don’t always have a beard. In fact, sometimes, they show up in stilettos. Since 2012, the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN, pronounced “women”) has pursued its mission of uniting females who work in all facets of the […]

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Alfred Music’s ‘Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions’ And ‘Electric Sessions’

Alfred Music’s ‘Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions’ And ‘Electric Sessions’

| November 19, 2015

The Guitar Sessions series from Alfred Music features songbooks centered on detailed instructional video lessons that teach how to play rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest songs, shown step by step by knowledgeable guitar-slinging hosts who then perform the music in its entirety. With “Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions” and “Led Zeppelin: Electric Sessions,” you’ll learn riff by […]

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Accessories As MI Profit Centers

Accessories As MI Profit Centers

| November 16, 2015

These Items Are Helping Savvy Retailers Rake In Revenue Ed Intagliata, Owner of Cassell’s Music in San Fernando CA, describes an accessory as something that “fills a need, solves a problem or makes it easier for the musician to use their instrument.” From that simple definition emerges a powerful proposition for maximizing your profits. In […]

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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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On-Stage’s Keyboard Stand/Bench Bundles

On-Stage’s Keyboard Stand/Bench Bundles

| November 5, 2015

Responding to retailers’ focus on accessory bundles, On-Stage has three new bundles that are a great add-on pitch to any keyboard sale. All three bundles come with On-Stage’s KS7190 X-Style Keyboard Stand and the classic KT7800 X-Style Keyboard Bench, as well as a choice of sustain pedals. The original KPK6500 Bundle recently earned a “Gotta […]

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