May 03, 2021 I Acquisition

Focusrite Acquires Sequential

In a joint statement, Focusrite Group and Sequential have announced that Focusrite, creator of music and audio hardware and software products, has acquired synthesizer manufacturer Sequential which is led by electronic instrument designer and Grammy-winner Dave Smith.

May 03, 2021 I Technology

Reverb Sees Data Breach

​The company confirms it saw a data breach in a statement to Music Inc.

April 26, 2021 I Supply

Fender Announces 3rd Annual ‘Fender Next’ Class

The artist development program is designed to elevate rising musicians that are pushing guitar forward in music and culture.

April 26, 2021 I Appointments

Modal Electronics Expands Marketing Department

The appointment continues the British synth manufacturer’s commitment to business growth and innovation.

April 26, 2021 I Obituary

Testa Communications Founder Vinny Testa Passes Away

Testa passed away on April 19 from complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 76.

April 26, 2021 I Opening

Gibson Launches Nashville-based Gibson Repair & Restoration Shop

Gibson’s R&R is fully equipped to perform all phases of guitar repair and restoration, from basic setups to full restorations of damaged vintage instruments.

April 19, 2021 I Event

RPMDA to Host ‘Recapitulation 2021’ Virtual Conference

The virtual meeting is scheduled be held on April 28.​

April 19, 2021 I Appointments

Korg Adds Staff Accountant, Strengthening Internal Operations

Michael Orlando will prepare monthly financials for newly acquired Aguilar Musical Instruments as well as handling accounting for Korg USA.