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Porter & Davies Chooses Jimmie Dean

Porter & Davies has appointed Jimmie Dean to VP of Sales and Marketing in the U.S. Dean has been a well-known face and personality in the music community fo...

The State of Our Union

Sales Aren’t Gangbusters, But Retailers Are Cautiously Optimistic By Brian Berk Just prior to President Barack Obama delivering the 2013 State of the Union ...

Can You Feel The Love?

Exhibitor, Attendee Exuberance Characterize 2013 NAMM Show By Dan Ferrisi Hectic…crazy…exciting…exhilarating…these are just a few of the adjectives one coul...

Looking to Find Your Place?

Think NAMM Young Professionals! By Mark Despotakis One of the things that give the music industry great character is its diversity of talent. We all com...

Getting Educated Is The Key To Survival!

By Rebecca Apodaca This will be this writer’s 37th Winter NAMM show. As a retailer, a technician and an appraiser who has a store that sells school music and...

SPECIAL NAMM SHOW ISSUE

Here at The Music & Sound Retailer, and virtually everywhere else in the music products industry, January is the biggest, most hectic, most important month ...

MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR TIME AT NAMM

By David Hall, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Cutting-Edge Solutions Winter NAMM is just around the corner, and attending the show offers plenty of p...