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Kate Brady Wins Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter 5

Kate Brady Wins Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter 5

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Guitar Center has announced Kate Brady, a Boulder CO native, as the winner of the fifth-annual Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter artist discovery program. As the winner, Brady will receive a career-boosting package that includes the opportunity to record a four-song EP with Grammy-winning producer Ariel Rechtshaid, mentorship from fok singer-songwriter City and Colour, a performance on […]

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Music Programs Help to Turn Around Low-Achieving Schools

Music Programs Help to Turn Around Low-Achieving Schools

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

NAMM Foundation Boosts Music Education In High-Risk Schools Bach To Rock To Open New Music Schools, Continuing Expansion Perri’s Premium Seatbelt Guitar Straps Offer Comfort And Security Radial Engineering’s MR5 MIDI Signal Translator Is Now Shipping QSC Extends Financing Program For Rental And Production Clients Kate Brady Named Winner Of GC’s 5th Annual Singer-Songwriter Program […]

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Universal Percussion Files Lawsuit Against Guitar Center

Universal Percussion Files Lawsuit Against Guitar Center

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Universal Percussion, Inc., headquartered in Columbiana OH, has filed a lawsuit against Westlake Village CA-based Guitar Center, accusing the music retail mega-chain of engaging in bait-and-switch selling tactics that caused Universal Percussion to lose out on sales of its WUHAN-branded cymbals and gongs in Guitar Center stores. Universal Percussion has owned exclusive rights to the […]

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Guitar Center Continues To Expand Its Retail Footprint

Guitar Center Continues To Expand Its Retail Footprint

| March 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sabian Forges Expanded Partnership With St. Louis Music Guitar Center Opens Store in Moreno Valley CA Zoom North America’s G5n Multi-Effects Processor For Guitarists Mackie’s ProDX Series Of Ultra-Compact Digital Mixers Main Drag Music Is The First U.S. Retailer To Carry RightOn! Straps Percussion Marketing Council Details International Drum Month Plans Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something […]

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2015: The Year In Review

2015: The Year In Review

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Retailers Report On The Successes & Challenges That Last Year Brought As the music products industry was putting the finishing touches on yet another year, The Music & Sound Retailer reached out to four retailers to get not only their take on 2015, but also their hopes and predictions for the year ahead. The four […]

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‘Boroughing’ Into Brooklyn

‘Boroughing’ Into Brooklyn

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

New York City might be known as the financial capital of the world, but the city’s financial titans—and just about everybody else—are powered by NYC’s music. The city’s boroughs are bursting with music artists, musicals and concerts. Nearly everyone recommends to tourists that they see something related to music. And, because New York City is […]

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Heating Up In Tucson

Heating Up In Tucson

| December 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

Around 3am on a Tuesday, I awoke, bleary eyed, to a text message that detailed my next mission. The Chief informed me that my next assignment would lead me back to the desert southwest. This time, I was to shop for drums in the absurdly sunny city of Tucson AZ. Because it is located just […]

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Guitar Center Makes Moves to Enhance <br/>Customer Experience

Guitar Center Makes Moves to Enhance
Customer Experience

| December 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Shure Announces Planned Retirement Of President And CEO St. Louis Music Acquires Hamilton Stands Yamaha’s MT7 Studio Monitor Headphones Seymour Duncan’s Apollo Jazz Bass Linear Humbucker Guitar Center Launches A New Web Site Yorkville Sound Now Distributing Dynaudio PRO Studio Monitors Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to […]

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Guitar Center Spins A New Web

Guitar Center Spins A New Web

| November 11, 2015

Guitar Center has launched its new redesigned Web site at guitarcenter.com. The site offers a more seamless omni-channel user interface, along with increased scalability, stability and performance. Based on the current Oracle Commerce platform, the site now communicates more directly and efficiently with the rest of the Guitar Center enterprise. The redesign is the result […]

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Guitar Center Looks Toward Continued Expansion

Guitar Center Looks Toward Continued Expansion

| November 5, 2015

JAM Industries Acquires Rhythm Tech Korg Education Joins The National PTA’s Fundraising Marketplace Mackie’s CR4BT And CR5BT Bluetooth Streaming Models KRK’s ROKIT 4 G3 Compact Powered Studio Monitors 2016 She Rocks Awards Honorees List Is Released Guitar Center Opens Store In Denton TX Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   […]

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