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Manhasset Specialty Receives The Washington State Green Manufacturing Award

Manhasset Specialty Receives The Washington State Green Manufacturing Award

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Association of Washington Business (AWB), which serves as the state’s Chamber of Commerce and the Manufacturing and Technology Association, has announced its selections for manufacturing excellence for 2014, and Manhasset Specialty Company was bestowed with the Green Manufacturing Award. Judges evaluated firms maximizing energy-efficiency levels, going above and beyond regulatory requirements, minimizing waste from […]

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Yamaha Launches Power To Play Promotion

Yamaha Launches Power To Play Promotion

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yamaha’s Power to Play promotion offers free speakers and rebates on the new DBR powered speaker line with the purchase of a musical instrument. To qualify for a free DBR speaker or rebate, purchases must be made from an authorized Yamaha dealer by November 30, 2014. Customers who buy the following instruments are eligible for […]

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D’Addario Launches Play Fearlessly Project Site

D’Addario Launches Play Fearlessly Project Site

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

D’Addario & Company has launched of a new site for their Play Fearlessly Project, at playfearlessly.com. The Play Fearlessly Project is a social initiative designed to showcase the company’s next generation of electric guitar strings: D’Addario NYXL. Built with a proprietary wire drawn at D’Addario’s New York headquarters, NYXL strings boast strength, improved tuning stability […]

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Distribution Landscape Shaken Up by Recent Sale

Distribution Landscape Shaken Up by Recent Sale

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Gretsches Receive GA Governor’s Awards NAMM TEC Awards To Celebrate 30 Years Alfred Music Distributing Lang Lang’s Mastering The Piano Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-WeGO3 Next-Gen DJ Controller 137th AES Convention Breaks Records, Draws Acclaim JAM Industries Buys D&H Distribution Business Hosted by Jill Nicolini Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click […]

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Manhasset Specialty Company Celebrates Its Diamond Anniversary

Manhasset Specialty Company Celebrates Its Diamond Anniversary

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Manhasset Specialty Company, a manufacturer of music stands and accessories, is celebrating 80 years of producing music stands and accessories for everyone from budding young musicians to professional performers. The Manhasset Specialty Company has its roots dating back to 1935 when Otto Lagervall, an inventor and musician, dissatisfied with the quality of existing music stands—with […]

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SABIAN Announces Cymbal Vote Last Call

SABIAN Announces Cymbal Vote Last Call

| November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

SABIAN has announced a special one-time-only sales event to mark the end of Cymbal Vote. For three consecutive years, Cymbal Vote has allowed drummers from around the world to choose the cymbal-maker’s next product offering. With only 12 models advancing to become winners, that leaves 24 others, like the Chris Dave 18” AA Sick Hats […]

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Sennheiser Encourages Microphone Owners To Petition The FCC

Sennheiser Encourages Microphone Owners To Petition The FCC

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sennheiser, which continues to file comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in light of the pending spectrum auction now scheduled to take place in early 2016, recently filed a Petition For Reconsideration with the FCC on its Incentive Auction Ruling. The company also encourages microphone owners and customers to write to the FCC in […]

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A Star-Studded Night for Little Kids Rock

A Star-Studded Night for Little Kids Rock

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

EHX’s Turnip Greens Multi-Effect Pedal Alfred Music’s Complete Starter Packs Sebastian’s London And Paris Violin Outfits Alto Professional’s Live Series Analog Mixers Little Kids Rock’s Annual Benefit Draws Stars Taking A Peek At Accessories, Bags And Cases Hosted by Jill Nicolini Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here Want to […]

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Vic Firth Company Appoints James Doyle As VP/GM

Vic Firth Company Appoints James Doyle As VP/GM

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vic Firth Company has announced that James Doyle has been appointed as Vice President and General Manager, assuming control of all day-to-day company operations. Doyle has been with Vic Firth Company since 2000, serving in various roles. This new arrangement will enable the company’s Founder, Vic Firth, to focus his time on two key areas: […]

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CHAUVET DJ Introduces EZgobo

CHAUVET DJ Introduces EZgobo

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

DJs and mobile entertainers can add the visual excitement and impact of gobos to any event, even when power outlets aren’t readily accessible, with the new EZgobo projector from CHAUVET DJ. Battery-powered and wireless, the new LED product brings a high level of mobility to gobo projection. “Gobos are an important part of a mobile […]

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