Three Opportunities to Make Your Nashville Experience Unforgettable

You won’t want to miss these industry networking events at Summer NAMM, designed to entertain, inspire and pay tribute to our Members, while giving everyone plenty of time afterwards to enjoy the downtown Nashville music scene.

The Grand Opening Party 

5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. • Davidson Ballroom
Featuring a "Nashville Tribute to Jimi Hendrix" with the Billy Cox Band of Gypsys Experience 
Get an insider’s look at Jimi Hendrix’s Nashville connection from his Army buddy and longtime bassist, Billy Cox, who will perform with his group, The Band of Gypsys Experience. The show will weave stories of Jimi’s days in Music City with live performances of some of his famous and not-so-famous songs. FREE food and beverage provided (first come, first served).

Insight: Hard-Earned Wisdom from Industry Icons

Doors open 6 p.m.; Event begins 6:30 p.m.; Concert from 8:00 p.m. – 9 p.m. • Davidson Ballroom 
Moderated by Country Music Legend Vince Gill and Two Old Hippies’ Tom Bedell

For the first time ever, we’ve assembled an unparalleled group of our industry’s most interesting, and sometimes outspoken, business leaders and invited them to share a message with dealers designed to help further their success. This is hard-earned wisdom you won’t want to miss! Live music, FREE food and beverage served 6 p.m.–7:30 p.m.(first come, first served).

The 2013 NAMM Top 100 Dealer Awards

Doors open 6 p.m.; Event from 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. • Davidson Ballroom
Honoring the Industry’s Most Proactive and Innovative Music Retailers

At the third annual Top 100 Dealer Awards, we’re paying tribute to our industry’s best and brightest, pro-active retailers who think outside the box. In addition to honoring the Top 100, we’ll also announce the winners in the seven “Best Of” categories and the 2013 Dealer of the Year. FREE buffet dinner served 6 p.m.–7 p.m. (first come, first served), FREE drinks served 6 p.m.–7:30 p.m.