NAMM opens its doors to musicians, songwriters, and sound and recording professionals during Music Industry Day, Saturday, July 11 from 10AM-4PM at Nashville’s Music City Center. Music Industry Day offers a once-a-year opportunity to demo new music instruments and products, attend workshops, enjoy live performances, and network with industry leaders at Summer NAMM, an exclusive, trade-only event. Tickets are available now for $10 in advance, $20 at the door.
In addition to musical instrument and product demos from more than 1,600 music product brands, Music Industry Day will feature workshops designed to bolster careers in music. Workshops include An Interview with Hit Songwriter Tom Shapiro, who has penned nearly sixty top 10 hits, The Insider’s World of Hit Songwriting, moderated by award-winning singer-songwriter Thornton Cline, and 10 Tips for Killer Guitar Tone and The Pedal Summit, must-attend sessions for guitarists, bassists and gearheads alike.
Music Industry Day will feature acoustic sets by Dustin Lynch, Louisa Wendorff, Tony Lucca, and Sabrina Lentini on the NAMM Acoustic Nation Stage. Included in the price of admission is The 32nd Annual American Eagle Awards, with live performances by Rosanne Cash, Jack Ingram, Charley Pride, Jim Halsey and The Oak Ridge Boys.
Music Industry Day passes can be picked up on level 2 of the Music City Center, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 11. Tickets are $10 online in advance, $20 on the day of the event. Learn more and buy tickets at namm.org/musicindustryday.