Tag: Brian Berk

#TimeMachineTuesday: Going Green

#TimeMachineTuesday: Going Green

| October 13, 2015

First Published In The Music & Sound Retailer’s July 2007 Issue. Manufacturers look to make eco-friendly guitars With an eye on perhaps an eroding environment, a group of manufacturers are producing or looking to make eco-friendly guitars. Eco-friendly products have taken several other industries by storm, including automobiles, utilities, and a gargantuan effort to design eco-friendly buildings. […]

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#TimeMachineTuesday: Standing Ovation

#TimeMachineTuesday: Standing Ovation

| September 8, 2015

First Published In The Music & Sound Retailer’s April 2007 Issue Ovation & GC Team Up For Electric-Acoustic Hybrid VXT If you ask Rick Hall, Ovation’s guitar product manager, “Ovation always tends to surprise people.” Well, it certainly has a surprise for us now. Ovation, under the umbrella of Kaman Music, and Guitar Center have combined forces to release […]

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Guitar Sales Hit A High Note

Guitar Sales Hit A High Note

| April 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

2012 Was Another Good Year, Led By Acoustics What a difference two months can make. In February, a story titled “The State of Our Union,” written by this author, discussed how the hangover from the barely averted “fiscal cliff” and debt ceiling crisis were causing a lot of pain for the U.S. consumer. Now, however, […]

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