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Genelec Monitors Immerse New Tokyo College of Music Campus
Genelec Monitors Immerse New Tokyo College of Music Campus

Tokyo / Tōkyō, Tōkyō, Japan -Genelec Smart Active Monitors are at the heart of the Tokyo College of Music’s (TCM) new Nakameguro/Daikanyama campus. The campus has been created to give TCM’s composition students access to even higher quality recording facilities with …

Smithsonian Folkways Acquires Iconic DC Blues Label, Right On Rhythm
Smithsonian Folkways Acquires Iconic DC Blues Label, Right On Rhythm

Washington, District of Columbia -Smithsonian Folkways has announced the acquisition of Right on Rhythm, the dynamic Washington, DC–based record label that documented the District’s vibrant blues scene, as well as released music from Roy Carrier, one of SW Louisiana’s mo …

Audio-Technica Black Lives Matter Statement
Audio-Technica Black Lives Matter Statement

Stow, Ohio -It’s hard to imagine what modern music would be without the past and present contributions of Black musicians. As an audio company, we recognize our special obligation to fight racism and promote equity for Black people. As part of …

A Statement of Solidarity and Work to Be Done
A Statement of Solidarity and Work to Be Done

Mountain View, California -Creative Commons offers solidarity and joins the millions around the world who are mourning the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Ahmaud Arbery, and others. We recognize that they are the latest victims of …

Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Announces Launch of Asian Pacific America Series
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Announces Launch of Asian Pacific America Series

Washington, District of Columbia -Smithsonian Folkways has announced the launch of the Asian Pacific America Series , a new collection of albums dedicated to the experiences of multiple generations of Asian Pacific Americans. The series will include a bro …

Fender® Musical Instruments Corporation Announces Change In Ownership, Servco Pacific Inc. To Secure Majority Stake
Fender® Musical Instruments Corporation Announces Change In Ownership, Servco Pacific Inc. To Secure Majority Stake

Hollywood, California -Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today announced Servco Pacific Inc. (Servco) and TPG Growth have entered into a sale and purchase agreement in which Servco will acquire TPG’s shares in the company. The acquisition is target …

Andy Stephens Transitions to CEO of Peaksware, Leading Both Music and Sports Brands
Andy Stephens Transitions to CEO of Peaksware, Leading Both Music and Sports Brands

Boulder, Colorado -Alfred Music and MakeMusic, both part of Peaksware Holdings, LLC portfolio of companies, announced that Andy Stephens has transitioned from Chairman of Peaksware and strategic advisor to each of the portfolio brands to CEO, leading both …

Powerhouse Jazz Artist Manager Gail Boyd Elected President of North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA)
Powerhouse Jazz Artist Manager Gail Boyd Elected President of North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA)

New York, New York -Gail Boyd, Founding President of Gail Boyd Artist Management, has been elected as President of North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA). Boyd’s appointment is particularly momentous as she is the first African American …

Gibson Elevates Gibson Custom Shop: Appoints Sergio Villanueva As Head of Custom Shop, Launches The Murphy Lab, Assigns Tom Murphy To Master Artisan
Gibson Elevates Gibson Custom Shop: Appoints Sergio Villanueva As Head of Custom Shop, Launches The Murphy Lab, Assigns Tom Murphy To Master Artisan

Nashville, Tennessee -Gibson Brands is taking Gibson Custom Shop to new highs with a renewed focus on paying tribute to its iconic past while leading the path into the future. Gibson is pleased to announce the appointment of Sergio Villanueva as Head of Custo …

Yamaha Celebrates 43-Year Partnership with the Monterey Jazz Festival
Roberto Cifarelli
Yamaha Celebrates 43-Year Partnership with the Monterey Jazz Festival

Monterey, California -The Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF) recently completed its 62nd event, with nearly 40,000 visitors enjoying a stellar lineup of 500 artists performing more than 120 shows on eight stages. Held September 27 through 30, MJF is the longe …

Gibson Returns To Japan and China October 2019 - Announces Presence at Gibson Showroom, Tokyo and Music China, Shanghai
Gibson Returns To Japan and China October 2019 - Announces Presence at Gibson Showroom, Tokyo and Music China, Shanghai

Nashville, Tennessee -After an impactful re-launch at Winter and Summer NAMM, artists, players and fans are continuing to experience Gibson, the iconic American instrument brand, rejuvenated. Gibson announced today it will return to Japan and China for the re …

Delta Blues Museum Awarded FY2020 Mississippi Arts Commission Grant
Ken Murphy
Delta Blues Museum Awarded FY2020 Mississippi Arts Commission Grant

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Mississippi's First Music Museum to Utilize Funds in Support of General Operations Delta Blues Museum has been awarded a $23,100 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) for general operating support for the 2020 f …

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