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Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

Sweetwater Files Suit, Claiming Copyright Infringement

| April 14, 2016 | 1 Comment

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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Sweetwater Continues Its Rapid Expansion

Sweetwater Continues Its Rapid Expansion

| September 10, 2015

Sweetwater, located in Fort Wayne IN, recently announced plans to expand, creating approximately 285 new jobs by 2018. The expansions and renovations contemplated will be in addition to three expansion projects completed since June 2014. The company plans to invest $8.8 million to make additions and renovations to its current 320,000-square-foot campus. The first of […]

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Widely Respected Retailer Opens Jaw-Dropping Music Store

Widely Respected Retailer Opens Jaw-Dropping Music Store

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater Expands And Enhances Music Store Yamaha Supports Program For Special Ed. Students TC-Helicon’s VoiceLive 3 Extreme (VL3X) PRS Guitars’ P245 Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar Fender Appoints Andy Mooney As New CEO SLM Has Purchased The E.K. Blessing Company Hosted by Jill Nicolini Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want […]

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Three Music Veterans Join Sweetwater’s Team

Three Music Veterans Join Sweetwater’s Team

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sweetwater recently hired three nationally known music professionals: producer and keyboard player Phil Naish, drummer and vocalist Nick D’Virgilio and guitarist Don Carr. D’Virgilio and Carr, in addition to session work in Sweetwater Studios, will contribute to Sweetwater’s marketing efforts, providing educational content for Sweetwater’s customers through videos and writing. They will also conduct workshops, […]

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The Value Of Music Education Is Incalculable

The Value Of Music Education Is Incalculable

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

My friend Jim Anderson, the Director of the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, recently reminded me of something I did when we were both in band together at Ben Geyer Middle School years ago. He said that one day I came into basketball band practice with the various instrumental parts all written out for a song […]

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