the inspiration begins here

July 13 - 15, 2017 · Nashville Music City Center · Nashville, TN


Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of “Music City,” while reporting from Summer NAMM. Held at Nashville’s Music City Center, Summer NAMM offers music instruments and product debuts from more than 1,500 brands, live music and opportunities to interview industry leaders and artists.

Summer NAMM Media Registration

Register online now through Friday, June 24

NAMM welcomes media outlets including print, TV, radio and digital to cover the music products industry at Summer NAMM. Non-transferable credentials can be picked up starting Wednesday, June 22, 2016, with photo ID. Media has access to the Summer NAMM Media Center, all Summer NAMM exhibits, the Top 100 Dealer Awards and NAMM U educational sessions.

Writers, photographers, editors or producers with an editorial assignment are welcome to apply for media credentials.


Email with questions.

Advertising sales representatives, publishers and marketing staff do not qualify as media, but may qualify for NAMM membership.

On-Site Media Registration

Summer NAMM’s media registration desk is located on lobby level 2 of Music City Center. To register please present a photo ID, staff business card or a letter of assignment, along with bylined work. NAMM reserves the right to verify the identity of any person, accepting and/or using a media credential.

Media Center Location

Summer NAMM's Media Center is now located in the main lobby in front of Hall D. This room is available to post or file coverage and take breaks while covering the show. FREE wireless and hardwired connections are available.

Summer NAMM Media Registration Hours

Wednesday, June 22 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, June 23 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday, June 24 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday, June 25 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Summer NAMM Information

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