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Sweetwater, Hello Music Settle Suit

Sweetwater, Hello Music Settle Suit

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater has settled its trademark-infringement lawsuit against Hello Music. In the suit, which was filed earlier this year, Sweetwater alleged that Hello Music illegally copied its online content, including product information and specifications, and posted them on the Hello Music site in order to promote the sale of audio technology and musical instruments. Sweetwater insisted […]

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Sweetwater Hires Executive Director

Sweetwater Hires Executive Director

| September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater has hired longtime Roland representative Bob Bailey, who will have two roles. He will fill the newly created position of Executive Director of GearFest, and he will also be the Executive Director of Sweetwater’s Academy of Music. Launched in 2002, Sweetwater’s free, annual GearFest is the country’s largest customer-focused music and pro-audio festival and […]

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Peavey Gives Sweetwater A Private Show

Peavey Gives Sweetwater A Private Show

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

In June, Hartley Peavey and his company brought a private trade show to Sweetwater headquarters in Fort Wayne IN. A tractor trailer loaded with Peavey’s latest equipment was sent to Sweetwater for a full day of gear demos and training/education for Sweetwater’s Sales Engineers. The display completely filled Sweetwater’s largest conference hall, and comprised Peavey’s […]

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GearFest ’16 Brings The Heat

GearFest ’16 Brings The Heat

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater will present GearFest ’16, a celebration of musicians and the instruments and audio gear they use to make and record music, on Friday, June 17, from 9 am-6 pm, and Saturday, June 18, from 9 am-5 pm, at the Sweetwater campus: 5501 U.S. Hwy. 30 W., Fort Wayne IN. GearFest is free and open […]

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Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

| April 14, 2016 | 4 Comments

Sweetwater Files Lawsuit, Alleging Copyright Infringement NAMM Gears Up For Annual DC Fly-In For Music Education Godlyke Announces Release Of TWA WR-3 Wah Rocker Fano Guitars Introduces Standard Series Of Signature Guitars Davitt & Hanser Named U.S. Distributor For Kustom Amplification Audio Engineering Society Launches AES Live Online Video Collection Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you […]

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Sweetwater Files Suit Against Hello Music

Sweetwater Files Suit Against Hello Music

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater has filed suit in United States Federal District Court against Hello Music for copying verbatim a large number of images and copy blocks from Sweetwater’s online pages. The abuse is so blatant that the name Sweetwater appears on most pages, and even the words “Call your Sweetwater Sales Engineer” are present. In December, 2014, […]

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NAMM and the Music Products Industry Achieve Major Victory

NAMM and the Music Products Industry Achieve Major Victory

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every Student Succeeds Act Signed Into Law Three New Lines Join The KMC Music Family Roland And V-MODA Release M-100 AIRA Headphones Electro-Harmonix Releases Crayon Full-Range Overdrive Sweetwater’s Surack Purchases Band Instrument Store Chaka Khan To Be Honored At The She Rocks Awards Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   […]

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Sweetwater Purchases Mynett Music

Sweetwater Purchases Mynett Music

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chuck Surack, Founder and President of Sweetwater has purchased Mynett Music Company, which will become a part of the Sweetwater family of companies, but will retain its name and location at 3710 Hobson Road, Fort Wayne IN. Chuck Mynett, Owner of Mynett Music Company, having underwent double lung replacement surgery earlier this year, had been looking […]

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With New Hire, Fender Doubles Down on Digital

With New Hire, Fender Doubles Down on Digital

| October 8, 2015

Fender Hires Its First Chief Digital Products Officer Tom Bedell Presents At World Forestry Congress Roland’s JUNO-DS Synthesizer Shure’s MOTIV Digital Products Sweetwater Has Announced Plans To Expand AM&S To Represent dBTechnologies In The U.S. Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to advertise your products on Vnewsletter? click here […]

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Yamaha Helps Keep Disneyland Resort ‘Magical’

Yamaha Helps Keep Disneyland Resort ‘Magical’

| September 11, 2015

Sweetwater Donates Metronomes To Aid In CPR Yamaha Extends Its Alliance With Disneyland Bedell Guitars’ Coffee House Series Of Instruments Pioneer DJ’s HDJ-1500 Headphones In Warm Gold Peavey Brings Together World-Class DJs At DJ Expo NAMM Helps To Empower Iowa Arts Advocates   Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   […]

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