Bands @ NAMM Call for Entries: Perform at The 2019 NAMM Show

Live music to surround the NAMM Campus on five different stages

August 13, 2018

The music begins at The 2019 NAMM Show, via the Bands @ NAMM program, a platform for artists of all ages and genres to showcase their talents to the crossroads of the industry. Held in Anaheim, California at the Anaheim Convention Center, January 24-27, The 2019 NAMM Show will host five stages across the campus. Locations include the Grand Plaza, the Marriott, Hilton, and Sheraton hotels, as well as a new stage in the Arena Plaza between the Anaheim Convention Center Arena and the Anaheim Convention Center North building.

In total, over 130 performance slots will be available to artists. Artists interested in performing at The NAMM Show can apply online and will be notified in late October if they have been selected. The submission process will close Monday, September 24 at 5:00 p.m.

Interested acts can now apply to perform by visiting

In addition to the Bands@NAMM performances, a headline act will perform each evening (Thursday-Saturday) after the Show closes on the Grand Plaza stage; acts will be announced in the coming weeks. Previous NAMM Show performers include OK Go, Andy Grammer, Graham Nash, Richie Sambora and Orianthi, Sheila E, and more.

About NAMM

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry. NAMM is comprised of approximately 10,300 members located in 104 countries and regions. NAMM events and members fund The NAMM Foundation's efforts to promote the pleasures and benefits of music, and advance active participation in music making across the lifespan. For more information about NAMM, please visit, call 800.767.NAMM (6266) or follow the organization on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.