Summer NAMM—There's More in Store

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Summer NAMM is the industry's favorite mid-year gathering, where we celebrate NAMM's Top 100 Dealers. This show's intimate setting and friendlier pace makes it the perfect place to conduct business, network with peers, and pick up the latest product trends and business tips. Make your plans and reserve your badges now for 2015 Summer NAMM, July 9–11, in Nashville, Tennessee.

What's New

Going to Summer NAMM? Make Your Plans to Stay at the Omni Hotel

Located just across from the Music City Center, the newly built Omni Hotel is both convenient and beautiful. With large guest rooms, a top-ranked steakhouse, live entertainment and a rooftop pool deck with views of the city, it provides a perfect atmosphere for your visit to Nashville. Plus, the Omni offers world-class amenities, providing all the comforts of home.  When you need to get to your...

Make Your Plans to Attend the American Eagle Awards at Summer NAMM

This year Summer NAMM features the 32nd Annual American Eagle Awards, presented by the National Music Council, on Saturday, July 11 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Davidson Ballroom. The awards event honors Charley Pride, Kris Kristofferson, Jim Lauderdale, Jim Halsey and Sherman Halsey, and features a special recognition of Music Makes Us, which ensures that all kids in Nashville have access to music...

Submit a Band for the Acoustic Nation Stage at Summer NAMM

NAMM is excited to announce the return of the Acoustic Nation Stage to 2015 Summer NAMM, Thursday, July 9–Saturday, July 11, at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. If you know a band that would like to be considered as a performer this year, please send the following information to bands@namm.org by Wednesday, May 27, 2015: Band Name  Genre Band Member List with Corresponding...

Don't Miss Les Paul's Big Sound Experience at Summer NAMM

Les Paul, the father of modern music and the solid body electric guitar, would have been 100 years old June 9, 2015, and to share his creativity, innovative spirit and love of sound, the Les Paul Foundation has created an intriguing mobile exhibit, which will be featured at the back of Hall B during 2015 Summer NAMM. Throughout the exhibition space, visitors will encounter content specific ...

Get Connected: Download the NAMM App for Complete Show Information

Plan ahead for Summer NAMM and your time in Nashville! The free NAMM app provides all the show information you need to know. If you don't have the app yet, download it from your mobile device's app store by searching for "NAMM." If you already have the app, go to "Settings" and select "Exit to show list" to find 2015 Summer NAMM. Once you have the app open, you'll be able to navigate the show...

Making Plans for Nashville? The Vanderbilt Area Is Only One Mile From the Music City Center

The Vanderbilt area of Nashville, also known as Midtown, features a variety of the city’s best restaurants and bars. Many of NAMM’s official hotels are located in this area, so you’re just a walk away from many of these hot spots. Plus, the Vanderbilt area hotels in NAMM’s block provide free shuttles to and from the Music City Center, which is just 1 mile away, making it easy to get around town. ...

Register for Retail Boot Camp Today

Want to increase your average sale? Run special events that boost traffic? Build an inventory mix that turns? You’ll get all this and more at Retail Boot Camp—the best intensive one-day training for your music retail business. Featuring a new program with new content, Retail Boot Camp will be held at Summer NAMM on Wednesday, July 8 from 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. in Nashville’s Music City Center. Find...

How to Capitalize on Media Opportunities at Summer NAMM

Please consider the following tips for effective PR outreach before and during Summer NAMM: BEFORE the Show begins, you can e-mail Jeanne O’Keefe at The Lippin Group, namm@lippingroup.com or Lora Bodmer, NAMM’s PR Director, lorab@namm.org to inform them of interesting new products or news related to your brands at the show.     Post a PDF press kit or other company news to www.NAMM.org—https...

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