Happy 55th Birthday to Peavey!


Peavey Electronics celebrated the 55th anniversary of its founding on June 1, 1965.

Over the past 55 years, music has been the common thread that unites communities during challenging times. Passion for music and love for people who make music is what continues to drive Hartley Peavey, and he’s always strived to share that joy with others, according to the company. As documented in “The Peavey Revolution” by Ken Achard, by 1980, Peavey had become one of the top manufacturing companies in Mississippi.

During this 55th Anniversary celebration, the family-owned-and-operated company continues to launch new products and solutions Powered by Peavey. Ushering a new chapter of growth is the Peavey Commercial Audio division, offering pro-audio solutions for venues worldwide. Peavey’s DJ platform continues to impact communities through battle sponsorship and youth programs and its musical instrument division uses new products aim to bridge the past with the future.