Guitar Center: Pressroom http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/ Guitar Center - Latest Press Releases Guitar Center Opens Store In Redmond, WA http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/REDMOND.WA_GO_FINAL_6.26.15.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/REDMOND.WA_GO_FINAL_6.26.15.pdf Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:00:00 GMT The Redmond Location is Guitar Center's 269th Store and Features On-Site Lessons, Guitar Repair Services and more DirecTV's Guitar Center Sessions Season 10 Features Nick Jonas, Jason Mraz, the Killers' Brandon Flowers, Lifehouse and More http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_Sessions_Season_10_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_Sessions_Season_10_RLS_FINAL.pdf Wed, 2 May 2015 01:00:00 GMT Season 10 Line-up Also Includes the Offspring, Dwight Yoakam, Silversun Pickups, Best Coast and Hanni El Khatib Guitar Center And Multi-Platinum Grammy Award Winning Artist/DJ/Producer Zedd "Play It Forward" With Cover Me Program http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/050415_Cover_Me_ft_Zedd_Launch_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/050415_Cover_Me_ft_Zedd_Launch_RLS_FINAL.pdf Mon, 4 May 2015 01:00:00 GMT Winner Will Receive Studio Time And Mentoring Sessions, A Meeting With Interscope Records, Features With Insomniac And DJ Mag, New Gear, $10,000 Cash And More Guitar Center Opens Store In Westlake Village, CA http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/050115_GO_WLV_CA_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/050115_GO_WLV_CA_RLS_FINAL.pdf Fri, 1 May 2015 01:00:00 GMT The Westlake Village Location is Guitar Center's 268th Store and Features On-Site Lessons, Guitar Repair Services and more Guitar Center and DirectTV Present Muse Live From The Mayan http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/05042015_GC_Muse_Concert_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/05042015_GC_Muse_Concert_RLS_FINAL.pdf Thu, 30 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT To Be Filmed For A Live Concert Special, The Concert'S Intimate Setting Gives Fans A Chance To See Muse Like Never Before Guitar Center Opens Store In North Kansas City, Missouri http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/FINAL_041715_RLS_KANSASCITY_GO.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/FINAL_041715_RLS_KANSASCITY_GO.pdf Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT The Kansas City Location is Guitar Center's 267th Store and Features, On-Site Lessons, Guitar Repair Services and more Synchrony Financial And Guitar Center To Introduce New Consumer Financing Program http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SynchronyFinancial_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SynchronyFinancial_FINAL.pdf Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT Financing Options Available Through Leading Retailer Of Musical Instruments Guitar Center Opens Store In Columbia, South Carolina http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/COLUMBIASC_GO_FINAL_4_10_15.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/COLUMBIASC_GO_FINAL_4_10_15.pdf Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT The Columbia Location is Guitar Center's 266th Store and Features, On-Site Lessons, Guitar Repair Services and more Guitar Center And Little Kids Rock Work Together To Replace Instruments Stolen From Local Pasadena Secondary School http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/LKR_GC_Marshall_School_RLS.FINAL.3.31.15.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/LKR_GC_Marshall_School_RLS.FINAL.3.31.15.pdf Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:00:00 GMT Together guitar center and little kids rock provide guitars, speakers, microphones and more to help keep the music program alive Guitar Center Opens Store In Central Houston, TX http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_CentHouston_FINAL.3.30.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_CentHouston_FINAL.3.30.pdf Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:00:00 GMT The Central Houston Location is Guitar Center's 265th Store and Features On-Site Lessons, Guitar Repair Services and more Grammy Award-Winning Producer Don Was Names Lanita Smith Winner Of Guitar Center's Fourth Annual Singer-Songwriter Program http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS4_Winner_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS4_Winner_RLS_FINAL.pdf Tue, 10 Mar 2015 01:00:00 GMT Lanita Smith receives opportunity to record an E.P. with producing legend Don Was, be mentored by Colbie Caillat, perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Bearstronaut Named Winner Of "Get Out Of The Garage" Presented By Guitar Center And Converse http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GOOTG_2_WINNER_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GOOTG_2_WINNER_RLS_FINAL.pdf Mon, 9 Mar 2015 01:00:00 GMT As the winner, Bearstronaut takes home a career-launching prize package including a chance to perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Guitar Center Opens New Store And Lesssons Studio in Champaign, Illinois http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/CHAMPAIGN_GC_GO_TRADE_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/CHAMPAIGN_GC_GO_TRADE_FINAL.pdf Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:00:00 GMT Champaign, Illinois location is Guitar Center’s 264th store and is part of the next phase of GC’s strategic business plan for ongoing growth and expansion Shariq Tucker Named Winner of Guitar Center's 26th Annual Drum-off http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_Drum_Off_Winner_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_Drum_Off_Winner_RLS_FINAL.pdf Wed, 21 Jan 2015 01:00:00 GMT Drumming Legends and Legends-to-Be Came Together To Celebrate Drumming's Biggest Night of the Year Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter Winner Tess Henley To Perform On Jimmy Kimmel Live! http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS4_Tess_Kimmel_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS4_Tess_Kimmel_RLS_FINAL.pdf Mon, 12 Jan 2015 01:00:00 GMT Grammy Award-winning producer Don Was handpicked Henley out of nearly 10,000 entries as winner of Guitar Center's Annual Singer-Songwriter program Julian Benasis Named Winner Of Guitar Center's Your Next Record With Steve Aoki http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/12182014.RLS%20YNR%20Aoki%20Winner-FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/12182014.RLS%20YNR%20Aoki%20Winner-FINAL.pdf Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:00:00 GMT Steve Aoki handpicked Benasis from over 7,000 submissions from across the country Guitar Center Announces New President and Ceo http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/111714%20GC%20NEW%20CEO%20ANNOUNCE%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/111714%20GC%20NEW%20CEO%20ANNOUNCE%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Mon, 17 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMT Veteran Retail Executive Darrell Webb to Assume the Companys Top Leadership Role Guitar Center Names Michael Amkreutz Executive Vice President, Marketing, Merchandising And E-commerce http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/111414_M_Amkreutz_HIRE_RLS_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/111414_M_Amkreutz_HIRE_RLS_FINAL.pdf Fri, 14 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMT Former Chief Marketing Officer at Systemax North American Technologies, Amkreutz will be responsible for all aspects... Guitar Center Sessions and DirecTV present Wiz Khalifa, Billy Idol, Linkin Park, and Aloe Blacc http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions%20Season%209%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions%20Season%209%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 12 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMT Season 9 lineup also includes T.I., Ziggy Marley, Neon Trees, The Gaslight Anthem, Cold War Kids, Big & Rich and X Ambassadors Guitar Center Announces Grammy Award Winning Recording Artist Colbie Caillat As The Next Ambassador In "Greatest Feeling On Earth" Campaign http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GFOE%20Colbie%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GFOE%20Colbie%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Tue, 4 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMT Adding to the campaignʼs diverse range of ambassadors including Questlove, James Hetfield and Steve Aoki, Colbie Caillat shines a light on the joy of playing music 2014Guitar Center And DirecTV Feature Iconic Guitarist Slash In Original 2-Part Documentary And Live Concert Event http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Slash%20Doc%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Slash%20Doc%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:00:00 GMT Original documentary features interviews with David Grohl, Alice Cooper, Joe Perry, Duff McKagan, Nikki Sixx, Dave Mustaine, and more Guitar Center And Converse Announce 2nd Annual. Get Out Of The Garage http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20GOOTG%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20GOOTG%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:00:00 GMT Artist Discovery Program seeks to unearth the nation's best independent musical talent Guitar Center Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Linkin Park Concert Premiering Exclusively On Directv http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20LINKIN%20PARK%20RLS%20FINAL%209.17.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20LINKIN%20PARK%20RLS%20FINAL%209.17.pdf Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT Special Anniversary Concert to be filmed live as an episode of award-winning television show Guitar Center Sessions Guitar Center Given Top Honors At 2014 Content Marketing Awards http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Little%20Kids%20Rock%20Benefit%202014%20Press%20Release%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Little%20Kids%20Rock%20Benefit%202014%20Press%20Release%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT Alice Cooper, Tommy James, Billie Joe Armstrong, Darlene Love and other special guests will join Jett at the sixth annual 'Little Kids Rock Benefit' presented by Guitar Center and hosted by Hammerstein Ballroom at The Manhattan Center to raise funds to support U.S. public school music programs Guitar Center Given Top Honors At 2014 Content Marketing Awards http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/CMA%209.2014%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/CMA%209.2014%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT Guitar Center's social media channel takes home three awards at the esteemed Content Marketing Awards conference Guitar Center Names Eddie Combs Senior Vice President, Marketing http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/090414%20Eddie%20Combs%20Announcement%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/090414%20Eddie%20Combs%20Announcement%20FINAL.pdf Fri, 05 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT Former CMO at Sears, Combs will oversee Guitar Center's new retail marketing initiatives Guitar Center's Hit Web Series Awarded "best In The Industry" At 2014 New Media Awards http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/RLS%20New%20Media%20Award%202014%20GC-FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/RLS%20New%20Media%20Award%202014%20GC-FINAL.pdf Fri, 5 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT 2014 NEW MEDIA AWARDS Guitar Center Teams With Don Was And Colbie Caillat For 4th Annual Singer-songwriter Program http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20SS4%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20SS4%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Wed, 3 Sep 2014 01:00:00 GMT 4th ANNUAL SINGER-SONGWRITER PROGRAM Guitar center confirms DJ and producer Steve Aoki to be the next artist featured in "greatest feeling on earth" marketing campaign http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_GFOE_Aoki_RLS.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_GFOE_Aoki_RLS.pdf Tue, 5 Aug 2014 01:00:00 GMT Watch Steve Aoki's "Greatest Feeling on Earth" Guitar Center's 26th Annual Drum-Off Searches for the Nation's Best Drummers http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Drum%20Off%202014%20Launch%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Drum%20Off%202014%20Launch%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Tue, 5 Aug 2014 01:00:00 GMT Annual%20Event%20Brings%20Together%20Drumming%20Legends%20and%20Legends-to-Be. Guitar Center Celebrates New Times Square Store With The Roots Live In Concert http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Times%20Square%20Roots%20GO%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Times%20Square%20Roots%20GO%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Thu, 24 Jul 2014 01:00:00 GMT Award-winning firm Eight Inc. hired to design GC's new flagship store location and redefine retail experience for NY consumers. Guitar Center Welcomes New Executives to Leadership Team http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/071114%20GC%20LDRSHIP%20ANNOUNCE%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/071114%20GC%20LDRSHIP%20ANNOUNCE%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Fri, 11 Jul 2014 01:00:00 GMT CEO Mike Pratt confirms changes to the merchandising division along with new leadership for Supply Chain and Services areas of the company. Guitar Center Names Dustin Hinz as Vice President of Brand Experience and Entertainment Marketing http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Dustin%20Hinz%20VP%20Brand%20Experience%20and%20Entertainment%20Marketing.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Dustin%20Hinz%20VP%20Brand%20Experience%20and%20Entertainment%20Marketing.pdf Tue, 10 Jun 2014 01:00:00 GMT Seventeen-year industry veteran Hinz will manage the creative and content strategy for Guitar Center's brand experience and entertainment partnerships Grammy Award-Winning Rock Band LINKIN PARK to be Inducted into Guitar Center's Historic RockWalk http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Linkin%20Park%20Rockwalk%20Press%20Release.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Linkin%20Park%20Rockwalk%20Press%20Release.pdf Mon, 9 Jun 2014 01:00:00 GMT Guitar Center's RockWalk Induction Ceremony slated for Wednesday, June 18, 2014 Guitar Center Receives Six 2014 Telly Awards http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Telly%20Awards%20Press%20Release.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Telly%20Awards%20Press%20Release.pdf Fri, 6 Jun 2014 01:00:00 GMT Guitar Center Sessions Receives Highest Distinction in 2014 Telly Awards for Best Entertainment TV Program and TV Program Sound/Sound Design Guitar Center Announces Jimmy Page "Number Two" Gibson Les Paul Charity Auctions http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Guitar%20Center%20Gibson%20Jimmy%20Page%20Number%20Two%20Charity%20Auction.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/Guitar%20Center%20Gibson%20Jimmy%20Page%20Number%20Two%20Charity%20Auction.pdf Tue, 03 Jun 2014 01:00:00 GMT Two rare limited-edition guitars, both individually numbered, signed and played by Jimmy Page, to be offered in GC's first-ever online charity auctions Guitar Center Sessions Season 8 Debuts May 4th Exclusively On DIRECTV http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions%20Season%208%20Release_FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions%20Season%208%20Release_FINAL.pdf Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT The award-winning live performance and interview series returns with new and iconic artists, bringing the series to a total of 72 episodes. Guitar Center Announces Improved Capital Structure, Now Poised to Accelerate Growth http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/040314%20GC%20Secures%20New%20Cap%20Deal%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/040314%20GC%20Secures%20New%20Cap%20Deal%20RLS%20FINAL.pdf Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Guitar Center improves capital structure through debt-to-equity exchange between Bain Capital and new partner Ares Management. DirectTV To Film All-New Episodes Of Guitar Center Sessions Live At SXSW http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions_SXSW_2014.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC%20Sessions_SXSW_2014.pdf Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:00:00 GMT DIRECTV and Guitar Center are proud to announce that the Award-winning music television series Guitar Center Sessions will be filming all-new episodes live in Austin, TX during SXSW 2014. Don Was Names Tess Henley Winner of Guitar Center's Third Annual Singer-Songwriter Program http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS3_Winner_Announcement.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/GC_SS3_Winner_Announcement.pdf Wed, 05 Mar 2014 01:00:00 GMT Kent, WA native Tess Henley handpicked by Grammy Award-winning producer Don Was out of nearly 10,000 entries. New Study Released by The Onion Finds Only 88% Of Guitar Center Customers Become Famous Musicians http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/gc_onion.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/gc_onion.pdf Thu, 13 Feb 2014 01:00:00 GMT Today, The Onion, America's Finest News Source, released the results of a study that closely examined the true potential for Guitar Center customers to become famous musicians. Despite a popularly held belief that all customers who shop at Guitar Center will make it big, the study revealed that only a mere 88 percent of their customers are likely to go on and become famous musicians. Guitar Center Inspires New Musicians with Campaign Featuring Questlove http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/questlove.pdf http://gc.guitarcenter.com/pressroom/pdf/questlove.pdf Wed, 05 Feb 2014 01:00:00 GMT 2014 marks 50 years of Guitar Center helping artists make music. Continuing in this tradition, the retailer is launching a new campaign and tagline entitled "All we sell is the Greatest Feeling on Earth", a renewed declaration on the brand's mission to share that experience with the world.