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Summer NAMM Welcomes Charley Pride to the Stage

The 2017 Summer NAMM Show is set to welcome a variety of music legends as it returns to Nashville’s Music City Center, July 13-15.

Artist Ambassadors for Make Music Day 2017 Announced

A Two-Time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, a Legendary Composer and Pianist, a Jazz Virtuoso, a “Nashville” Star and Musician, Noted Composers/Percussionists, a Hollywood Actress-Turned-Rocker and a Grammy Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter Among Ambassadors.

Audio Engineering Society (AES) to Join The 2018 NAMM Show

With a vision to continue to strengthen the music and pro audio industries, NAMM and The Audio Engineering Society (AES) have announced a new collaborative alliance which will integrate pro audio educational training activities related to live sound, performance audio, recording technology and other topics into The 2018 NAMM Show, January 25-28 in Anaheim, California.

How We Broke Sales Records on Black Friday

While some independent retailers have given up on Black Friday, Plum Grove Music has turned the Thanksgiving weekend into a record-setting sales event. Here, Rick Thacker, company owner, walks you through how he did it. Find out how one independent retailer made Black Friday a big deal for his business.

Oral History: Rick Nielsen

Rick Nielsen is among the very few rock stars who grew up in a music store!

NAMM Delegates Advocate for Music Education on the Hill

Nearly 100 music industry leaders, notable artists and arts education activists traveled to Washington, D.C. to advocate for all school-aged children to have access to quality, comprehensive school music education programs.

Upcoming Dates

June 28, 2017
Free Badge Deadline
July 13, 2017 to July 15, 2017
2017 Summer NAMM
July 26, 2017
Initial Map Release
July 26, 2017
Mobile App Available
August 2, 2017
Badge Registration Open
October 25, 2017
November 15, 2017
Directory Deadline
January 25, 2018 to January 28, 2018
2018 NAMM Show