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FEB. 15 I KANSTUL MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS I ORDERS
Kanstul Puts Hold on New Orders
Effective immediately, Kanstul Musical Instruments is putting a hold on new orders for instruments, parts and accessories. {more}

FEB. 5 I NAMM I EVENT I BY TYRA BOSNIC & KASIA FEJKLOWICZ
NAMM Heats Up Anaheim
As cold air masses descended from the Arctic into the Midwest and the Northeast, the MI industry enjoyed a musical heat wave during The 2019 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California. Held Jan 24-27, NAMM welcomed more than 2,000 exhibitors representing 7,000 brands. {more}

FEB. 5 I SWIM I SCHOLARSHIP
SWIM Announces Scholarship, Donation Challenge
During the Smart Women in Music Fund networking event at The 2019 NAMM Show, the chairs of the fund announced a scholarship opportunity for six emerging female leaders to connect, support and grow in their leadership and professional capabilities at Summer NAMM in Nashville, Tennessee, held July 18-20, 2019. {more}

FEB. 5 I KORG, SPECTOR I ACQUISITION
Korg Acquires Spector
Korg USA has acquired Spector Bass Co. All global sales, marketing, product design, logistics and financial operations will be based out of the Korg office located in Melville, New York. {more}

FEB. 5 I ATV I COMPANY
ATV to Relaunch Ace Tone
The Kakehashi family and ATV's board of directors have announced ATV Corp. will relaunch Ace Tone. {more}

JAN. 31 I BEST IN SHOW I EVENT
'Best In Show'
Highlights Top
Gear at NAMM

Best In Show, the popular breakfast panel at NAMM U, highlighted a taste of the best gear at The 2019 NAMM Show.
{more}

JAN. 22 I THE 2019 NAMM SHOW I BY KASIA FEJKLOWICZ
Supercharge Your Success
NAMM President/CEO Joe Lamond shares a few not-to-miss events and gives tips for maximizing your NAMM experience. {more}

Jan. 22 I THE 2019 NAMM SHOW I SCHEDULE
Schedule of Events
From focused NAMM U sessions to special events and concerts, The NAMM Show is packed with nonstop action. Check out the complete schedule so you don't miss a beat. {more}

JAN. 22 I THE 2019 NAMM SHOW I TEC AWARDS
Peter Frampton to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award

Grammy Award-winning guitarist, singer, songwriter and innovator Peter Frampton will receive the Les Paul Innovation Award at the 34th Annual NAMM TEC Awards, held Saturday, Jan. 26, 7 p.m. {more}

JAN. 22 | THE 2019 NAMM SHOW | EVENT
2019 She Rocks Awards Honorees Announced

The Women's International Music Network has announced the 2019 She Rocks Awards honorees. Paying tribute to women in the music industry, the seventh annual She Rocks Awards will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25 at the House of Blues Anaheim. {more}

JAN. 15 I MUSIC & ARTS I OPENING
Music & Arts Opens 200th Location
Music & Arts has opened its 200th store in Silverado Ranch, Nevada. {more}

JAN. 15 I ZILDJIAN I APPOINTMENT
Zildjian Appoints John Stephans
as CEO

Zildjian has named John Stephans, formerly the company's president, its new CEO. Stephans will report to Craigie Zildjian, who will become executive chair and maintain an active leadership role in the business. {more}

JAN 15. I HAL LEONARD, REMO I DISTRIBUTION
Hal Leonard Named Remo Distributor, Marketing Partner

Remo has announced that Hal Leonard will serve as a principal distribution and marketing partner for Remo in the United States, with shipments to dealers starting Feb. 1. {more}

JAN. 15 I BLUES ANGEL MUSIC I OPENING
Blues Angel Music Opens Alabama Location
Pensacola, Florida-based Blues Angel Music opened a new location in Spanish Fort, Alabama, Nov. 24, 2018. {more}

JAN. 15 I KAWAI I COMPANY
Kawai to Phase out Lowrey
Kawai has announced plans to gradually phase out its Lowrey home organ division, which was acquired in 1988. {more}

JAN 15. I ELIZABETH COMTE REISMAN I OBITUARY
Elizabeth Comte Reisman Dies at 55
Elizabeth Comte Reisman, a former award-winning journalist and owner of Creative Music Center in Monroe, Connecticut, died Jan. 9 from an aggressive brain cancer. She was 55 years old. {more}






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