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PMA Show 2016

Production Music Conference 2016 & Mark Awards

There’s certainly no rest for the weary after two full, non-stop days in beautiful Santa Monica, CA! Now in its 3rd year, the Production Music Association (PMA) held its annual Production Music Conference featuring some of the most knowledgeable folks in the music industry.

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Everywhere I Go – Giveaway Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of our “Everywhere I Go” Guitar (and Uke) Giveaway. The Oscar Schmidt Koa Wood Ukulele goes to Brad Klukow of KAAL-TV. Next is Katharyn Devile of KLTV-TV, winner of the Martin Koa Wood Acoustic Guitar. And finally, taking home the Gretsch 5420 Hollow Body Electric is Michael Nurse of WKBW-TV! Thanks so much for entering, everyone, and congrats to our winners!

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EIG Giveaway

Everywhere I Go – Mega Guitar (and Uke) Giveaway!

UPDATE: We have our winners! Watch, Then Enter to Win One of Three Stunning Guitars! We’ve NEVER done anything like this before! Here’s THREE chances to win a cool instrument, just by listening and commenting on our our brand-new multiplatform/social image package: “Everywhere I Go.” First prize: Get your inner rockabilly on with this spectacular orange Gretsch 5420 Electromatic guitar. Next up: A stunning Martin Koa Wood Acoustic/Electric guitar. Amaze […]

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Get to Movin'

Get To Movin’ – And Turn Up The Tunes!

Working out has always been one of my passions and favorite hobbies. Over the last few years, Crossfit has been my go-to workout. It’s challenging, tough, and I love that it’s a form of competition at the same time. And…there’s always music! Many studies show that music can actually enhance your workout. For example, it can be a good form of distraction. Have you ever been in the middle of […]

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Open Your Ears

Open Your Ears – and Get Recharged with Music!

 We all remember them. The songs we heard in the summer when we were 15. The tunes we loved cruising to as we abused our Dad’s car. The tracks we put on our favorite mix tapes and CD’s in high school. Those were VERY impressionable times. I mean, our hormones were running wild! And that music we listened to as we “came of age” is forever emblazoned in our memories…and […]

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Reboot Your Summer

Reboot Your Summer

Summer is such a beautiful time for TV folks … and for the music people that support you. In the Spring we’re all busy prepping for & executing the May book. June is conference season – I went to four! And then many of us take much needed breaks in July. These breaks are really important to catch up on sleep, eat well, get outside, and enjoy some tunes! Music […]

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SAM JAM 2016

Station Summit 2016 Wrap Up

Well, this year’s PromaxBDA Station Summit was a rousing success! Besides the many meetings we had with dozens of clients, we had our Guitar Gods Giveaway, the Battle of the Promo Superstars session with our own Dave Baumann, an open suite party (complete with impromptu jam session) and, of course, our 6th Annual SAM Jam. Wednesday night’s open suite was a first for us. We decided to open up the […]

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Favorite Guitars

“Why in the world would you want to give away your own guitars?”

The summer is definitely heating up here in Texas, so naturally we’re sending anyone that can go to this year’s Promax events: PromaxBDA in New York City and, of course, our annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas for Station Summit! If you get a chance to attend either event, you’ve got to check out our “Guitar Gods” and “Yeah, Yeah, Yeah” (Beatles) guitar displays – and be sure to drop your […]

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Beatles Guitar Giveaway

Promax 2016 – Yeah, Yeah, Yeah Guitar Giveaway!

Beatles’ Guitars At the PROMAX Conference at the Midtown Hilton Hotel in New York City, June 14-16, Stephen Arnold Music (SAM) will again be conducting an exciting guitar giveaway. Be sure to stop by the Stephen Arnold Music kiosks, which will be prominently displayed at the Conference, to check out this year’s “Yeah, Yeah, Yeah” selection of legendary Beatles guitars. To enter the raffle, just drop off your business card […]

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