Yorkville Sound Takes On Distribution of Gibson Pro Audio

Friday, May 29th, 2015
Jeff Cowling

Jeff Cowling, Vice President Sales & Marketing at Yorkville Sound.

Yorkville Sound has announced that, effective June 1, 2015, it will be the exclusive Canadian distributor for all Gibson Pro Audio brands, including Stanton Audio, KRK Systems, Cerwin-Vega loudspeakers, Neat Microphones, and Cakewalk music software.

“We at Yorkville Sound are thrilled with the addition of the Gibson Pro Audio brands to our ever-expanding catalog,” explains Jeff Cowling, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Yorkville Sound.  “Our experience and success in the audio industry makes these additions a natural fit for our team.”


B&J to Distribute Kyser Musical Products & DW’s American Brand Family in Canada

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

B&J Music, a division of Jam Industries, has been appointed the Canadian distributor for both Kyser Musical Products and Drum Workshop’s recently acquired American brand family. Both distribution agreements take effect on May 1, 2015.

Since 2013, Kyser Musical Products’ CEO, Meredith Hamlin, has continued her uncle Milton Kyser’s legacy from Canton, TX, where the family-owned business delivers the Quick Change capo, and a full range of U.S.-made guitar accessories and care products to over 70 countries worldwide.

“We could not be more pleased to represent this outstanding brand. Kyser Musical is the perfect addition and furthers the mission of delivering the finest musical products, accessories, and service to Canadian music dealers,” says David McAllister, VP of B&J Music.


HHB Canada to Distribute Adam Audio

Friday, April 17th, 2015
(L-R) HHB Canada’s Dave Misener, Tracy Carbert, Dave Dysart (seated), Norman Verrall & Matt Leitch.

(L-R) HHB Canada’s Dave Misener, Tracy Carbert, Dave Dysart (seated), Norman Verrall & Matt Leitch.

Beginning May 1, 2015, HHB Canada will be the exclusive distributor of Adam Audio in Canada.

 Adam Audio was founded in March 1999 in Berlin, Germany. Since then, the company has been developing, manufacturing, and distributing loudspeakers in the field of professional audio. The company is represented worldwide through a network of subsidiaries, distributors, and dealers in over 70 countries.


Kana Music Takes on Canadian Distribution of Aria & Aria Pro II Guitars

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Kana Music Canada has announced that it has become the exclusive Canadian distributor of Aria and Aria Pro II Guitars (acoustic, classical, flamenco, and Aria electric guitars) as well as Fiesta (By Aria) and Mojo (By Aria).


Martin Strings To Be Distributed by Coast Music in Canada

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

C. F. Martin & Co. has appointed Coast Music, a division of Jam Industries, as its exclusive distributor of Martin Strings for the Canadian market beginning April 1, 2015. Martin Guitar recently unveiled their newly revamped Martin Strings line at the 2015 Winter NAMM Trade Show, which showcased designs for all eight major acoustic string product lines and “stay-fresh” packaging.

Martin Guitar has a history with Coast Music going back to 1990 and previously served as one of Martin’s distributors until 2011. “We are very excited to be part of this great company again and strongly believe in the philosophy and brand,” says Manuel Senra, vice president of Coast Music.


Coast Music Now Distributing Avedis Zildjian

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Zildjian endorsee Chuck Comeau of Canadian band Simple Plan.

Zildjian endorsee Chuck Comeau of Canadian band Simple Plan.

Avedis Zildjian Company has appointed Coast Music as its exclusive distributor for the Canadian market. This arrangement will accelerate and support the growth of Zildjian’s cymbals, Gen16 acoustic-electric cymbals, and Zildjian branded drumsticks, accessories, and Z Gear. Coast Music – a division of JAM Industries – will oversee all aspects of Canadian distribution, as well as sales, marketing, and artist relations.