July 2019 Digital Edition

COVER STORIES Capitol Improvement The NAMM Music Education Advocacy Fly-In drew scores to D.C. in an effort to increase ESSA funding. The Music & S...

June 2019 Digital Edition

In June’s Summer NAMM Preview issue, we recap the RPMDA Annual Convention, give insight into what’s in store for Summer NAMM attendees next month and list the 33rd annual dealer nominees for this year’s Music & Sound Awards.

May 2019 Digital Edition

In our May issue, we feature 10 companies doing great things for charity and explore the ascent of the pro audio speaker market.

One of the Best Years Ever?

Last year, in our guitar industry update, we declared the “the slow, secret death of the six-string electric,” as alleged in a 2017 Washington Post story, was a...

April 2019 Digital Edition

In April's Guitar Issue, we discuss the more than 5-percent year-over-year increase guitar dollar sales have enjoyed in 2018 and look at why print publishing had such a strong year.

NAMM 2019: The New Class

By Amanda Mullen and Anthony Vargas Each NAMM Show welcomes dozens of first-time exhibitors, from brand-new startups to passion projects for MI industry stal...

March 2019 Digital Edition

COVER STORIES Everything You May Have Missed at The NAMM Show Two NAMM University Breakfast Sessions, press conferences and the She Rocks ...

A Whole New World

An increase is an increase. NAMM reported 115,301 registered attendees for The NAMM Show, 216 more people — or a fraction of a percent increase — compared to la...