Features: From the Top

June 21, 2022

From the Top: Larry Morton, Hal Leonard CEO

How do you start your day? I’m an early riser, and I like to exercise first thing, because, if I don’t get it done early, it’s not going to happen. I’m…

May 09, 2022

Millions of Baby Steps

What’s PRS’S goal when comes to its Instruments? Are the guitars designed for a wide range of musicians, a certain type of player, collectors or a…

March 07, 2022

Warm Audio’s Bryce Young on Rapid Growth

How do you start your day? I get up around 6:30 am, wake up my kids, get them ready for the day and then take them to school. I try to get a workout in before…

January 27, 2022

Gator’s Crystal Morris On Shining

How do you start your day? Our office mascot is a dog named Scout, and I start the day by taking him for a walk. I love doing that because it helps me get fresh…

January 17, 2022

Ravenscroft Pianos’ Michael Spreeman On Running Lean

How do you start your day? Coffee and time in the hot tub! Building pianos is a very physical endeavor, and it’s also unique. Somedays you’re like a watch…

November 30, 2021

ASI Audio’s Michael Santucci on Hearing

How do you start your day? I start with exercise, meditation and coffee to get my brain flying. When I get to the office, my strategy is to hit the ground…

October 26, 2021

Reverb’s David Mandelbrot on Revolution

How do you start your day? Operating Reverb is like running a wonderful music store that’s always open. Given that, the first thing I do when I wake up is…

July 30, 2021

Focus On Fretted

How do you start your day? Historically I haven’t necessarily been an early riser, as I’ve generally had to stay up pretty late for calls, but of late…