October 09, 2020 I Obituary
In Memoriam: Mark Brunner, Longtime Shure Executive
Brunner had been with the company since 1989.
October 07, 2020 I Obituary
Remembering Eddie Van Halen with Andy Mooney, Fender CEO
In a statement provided to Music Inc., Fender CEO Andy Mooney said Van Halen’s death “still seems unreal.”
October 06, 2020 I Philanthropy
Keep Music Alive Celebrates Kids Music Day
Kids Music Day, which took place on October 2, included live-streamed performances, free online lessons, virtual instrument petting zoos, online instrument clinics and Kids Music Day sales on select instruments, accessories and lesson programs.
September 30, 2020 I Supply
The Music People Named a Top Workplace by Hartford Courant
The Music People previously received the designation in 2011, 2013 and 2018.
September 25, 2020 I Operations
PMC, PAS Salute Percussion Magazine Publishing Vets
The Percussion Marketing Council and Percussive Arts Society have posted a web page thanking Kevin Kerns, former vice president at Modern Drummer, and Bob Berenson, former advertising manager at Modern Drummer.
September 24, 2020 I Management
Audio-Technica U.S. President, CEO Phil Cajka Announces Retirement
Effective August 1, 2020, Manabu Aoki, who previously held the position of Audio-Technica Japan general manager, international division, became the new A-T U.S. CEO.