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113 Years Of NAMM

113 Years Of NAMM

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here you are at the NAMM show again. Did you know that NAMM is 113 years old? There was a book published in 2001 called NAMM 100th: A Century of Service to the Music Products Industry, written by Jane Freundel Levey. The reason I know this is I have a copy of the coffee-table book […]

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Mapex’s SONIClear Bearing Edge

Mapex’s SONIClear Bearing Edge

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mapex Drum Company will be highlighting its SONIClear bearing edge by introducing the addition of the bearing edge to the MyDentity line of kits. In addition, Mapex will be displaying its new Armory and Mars series kits, which also feature the SONIClear bearing edge, along with the new arsenal of Armory snare drums. Because […]

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P. Mauriat’s Greg Osby Signature Sax

P. Mauriat’s Greg Osby Signature Sax

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

P. Mauriat has unveiled a marquis series of saxophones developed with master jazz musician Greg Osby. In early 2011, Osby approached P. Mauriat with several ideas about how the ideal alto saxophone should sound and look. After two years of intense research and design, the Greg Osby Signature model has arrived. The collaboration has resulted […]

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UNLOCK YOUR STORE’S POTENTIAL

UNLOCK YOUR STORE’S POTENTIAL

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Summer NAMM Will Give You The Key… And Here’s Why Well, it’s official: summer has finally come! For most of us, the season’s arrival evokes images of baseball games, frosty cups of beer, hot dogs, backyard barbecues and, perhaps, a passing thought that The Retailer is going to bring you another “same old, same old” […]

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NAMM Invades Washington DC

NAMM Invades Washington DC

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

NAMM’s DC Fly-In allows members to evangelize NAMM’s vision of a world in which every child has a deep desire to learn music and a recognized right to be taught. This year’s Fly-In, the largest ever, included a day of service at Savoy Elementary, advocacy training at the Kennedy Center, a celebration of Turnaround Arts […]

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Striving To Create A More Musical World

Striving To Create A More Musical World

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

“So, now that the NAMM show is over, I guess you folks can take it easy for a while, right?” It’s a remark we sometimes hear (and one I might have even said myself when I worked at Skip’s!) when another NAMM show has drawn to a close. And, to many people, it might appear […]

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NAMBACKER B2B Networking Group Welcomes Three New Members

NAMBACKER B2B Networking Group Welcomes Three New Members

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

NAMBACKER B2B Networking Group has added three NAMM exhibitor manufacturers as dues-paying members since the 2014 Anaheim show. The first new member is Rick Schubb, Owner of Schubb Capo Company, celebrating his 40th year in the business. As a sign-up bonus, Schubb received a corporate video filmed at their NAMM exhibit free of charge. See Shubb’s […]

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NAMM Members Advocate For Music Education

NAMM Members Advocate For Music Education

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

NAMM members are preparing to take the nation’s capital by storm to make the case for comprehensive school music-education programs. Leaders of the music products industry, celebrity artists and other industry influencers will once again join together to encourage congressional leaders to support music education for all children. Registration is now open to current NAMM […]

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Give Your Web Site A Performance Review

Give Your Web Site A Performance Review

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

During conversations with dealers at NAMM, it was interesting to hear comments regarding the overall performance of their Web sites. Many want to develop plans to have their Web sites draw new business; others focus on building repeat business. There was a common concern that many do not know how to review their Web sites […]

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Summer NAMM Is Gearing Up

Summer NAMM Is Gearing Up

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Having received a standing ovation, Summer NAMM prepares for an encore performance at Nashville’s Music City Center, July 17 to 19. A new venue, more brands and high-caliber evening events renewed NAMM’s annual summer event last year. This year, NAMM ups the ante with additional exhibit space to accommodate new and returning brands, more opportunities […]

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