September 22, 2023 I Closure

Drome Sound to Close After 55 Years

​The full-line Schenectady, New York-based retailer struggled with foot traffic post-pandemic.

September 22, 2023 I Supply

C.F. Martin & Co. Launches Loyalty Program

The new program replaces its long-running Martin Owners Club.

September 22, 2023 I Opening, Supply

DPA Microphones Opens New Headquarters in Denmark

The modernized space will put an emphasis on the microphone brand’s research and development facilities, with significant upgrades and new studio spaces to encourage more creativity.

September 18, 2023 I Obituary

Sam Ash Music’s COO Sammy Ash Passes Away

Ash passed away on September 16 from cancer at the age of 65.

September 18, 2023 I Award

TMP Named Top Workplace by Hartford Courant for 7th Time

The Music People previously received the designation in 2011, 2013, 2018 and 2020–2022.

September 15, 2023 I Anniversary

Five Star Guitars Celebrates 25th Anniversary

The Beaverton, Oregon-based retailer is celebrating a quarter-century in business this year.

September 15, 2023 I Appointments

Candyman Strings & Things Promotes 3 Employees

Hailey Earp has been promoted to the role of general manager, while Tom Valencia and Chris Riggins both been named assistant managers.

September 15, 2023 I Supply

MakeMusic Strikes Agreement with Keiser Productions

Effective immediately, Keiser Productions, including the catalogs of LudwigMasters Publications, Southern Music and Lauren Keiser Music Publishing, will be exclusively available for interactive practice on MakeMusic Cloud.