May 23, 2022 I Appointments

GC Hires Clinton Wu as VP of CRM, Customer Data Strategy

Wu will deepen the overall direct engagement with Guitar Center’s customer base by overseeing customer data and strategies.

May 19, 2022 I Acquisition

Korg USA Acquires Majority Interest in Darkglass

The acquisition furthers the company’s long-term strategy of growing its portfolio of brands in the bass market.

May 16, 2022 I Obituary

DR Strings Founder Mark Dronge Passes Away

Dronge died on May 11 at the age of 83.

May 16, 2022 I Event

Carol Kaye, Peter Asher to be Honored at TEC Awards

Both will be honored in-person at the 37th Annual NAMM TEC Awards to be held on June 4 during The 2022 NAMM Show.

May 16, 2022 I Acquisition

Music & Arts Acquires Central Instrument Company in Ohio

Music & Arts said it will continue the legacy of Jim Stahl, who had managed Central Instrument Company since 1979 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.

May 16, 2022 I Appointments

Fender Adds 2 Master Builders

The two new builders will work out of Fender’s “Dream Factory” in Corona, California.

May 09, 2022 I Supply

Blaze Audio Debuts in North American Market

A subsidiary of amplifier electronics manufacturer Pascal A/S, Blaze Audio enters the market with its PowerZone Connect series of network power amplifier products.

May 09, 2022 I Supply

Apex’s New Website Offers Easy Navigation

The new site helps the end-user quickly navigate to the solution they’re looking for, even if they’re not familiar with the product line.