Bands at NAMM

The 2023 NAMM Show | April 13-15 Anaheim California

Bands at NAMM

Submissions open through December 9, 2022

Bands At NAMM

Submit your application to perform at The NAMM Show

Ready to take the stage at The NAMM Show? Each year, NAMM hosts multiple stages across The NAMM Show Campus to provide emerging and established artists the opportunity to play in front of an engaged and diverse industry audience.

Bands At NAMM Performance

Submission Deadline and Selected Participants Notification

The submissions period for The 2023 NAMM Show closes on December 9, 2022. All acts participating in the submission process will be notified by February 13, 2023, if they are selected to perform. Please note that Bands at NAMM performers are not compensated monetarily.

Please note that NAMM receives thousands of performance requests, and a limited number of opportunities are available. If you are not selected to perform at a particular show, we encourage you to submit again in the future. Bands at NAMM performers are not compensated monetarily.

Oracle Blue plays their 2022 Bands at NAMM set

About Bands at NAMM

It wouldn't be The NAMM Show without live music! Performers interested in participating in Bands at NAMM must go through the formal submission process, and the Bands at NAMM selection committee will review all submissions. The committee selects artists to perform at the Bands at NAMM venues, which include six stages throughout the NAMM Campus and neighboring hotels.

Bands at NAMM Artists Receive

  • NAMM Show badges that provide show floor access
  • Access to networking events during the show
  • Access to education sessions during shows
  • Discounted guest badges for family and friends
  • Networking through NAMM Show+
  • Promotion within a variety of marketing materials
  • Exposure to a diverse audience of music enthusiasts, industry professionals, and media
Liz Kelley, Guitar/Vocals, Oracle Blue
“I had been wanting to do Bands at NAMM for a while. The application process was super straightforward. We were added to the stage on Friday. We had a great time and a great time connecting with brands too.”

For questions, please contact bands@namm.org.