Wilson Center Guitar Festival
Thursday, June 23rd, was the first day of the 2016 Summer NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) convention. The three day summer gathering at the Music City Center in Nashville,TN was a great opportunity for exhibitors and buyers to get a first hand look at some of the best and newest products on the market. The NAMM show also provides panels and discussions through NAMM U and TEC that help merchants network and learn new strategies to help grow their business.  
Genre-Spanning Lineup Includes Golden Globe-Winning Actress Rachel Bloom, Andra Day, Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley, fun.’s Nate Ruess, Rob Thomas and More
For those of you who could not make it to the 2015 ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO, Video Access is now available for only $99!The 10th annual ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO was a remarkable experience for everyone...
Press Release:  ASCAP, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, today announced its highest ever paid attendance for its ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO with an increase of 19% over 2014. The premier event for songwriter education and career networking took place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles from April 30th - May 2nd with well over 2600 participants. 
Things change and ASCAP already has a few updates since the Program Book went to print. The online schedule will always be kept up to date, but they will post all of the changes HERE. Follow @ASCAPEXPO on Twitter for up-to-the-minute details about the EXPO.
UPDATE APRIL 19th: The ASCAP EXPO lineup has grown again with the addition of Grizzly Bear's Chris Taylor to the "We Create Music" panel and MICK, who will DJ Friday night's After-Hours Networking event. Other additions...
The initial 75 person lineup and programming for the 2015 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO, to be held April 30 through May 2 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, has been announced. Now in its 10th year, the ASCAP EXPO gives new music creators access to a world-class gathering of music talent for three days of panels and discussions dedicated to the craft and business of songwriting, composing and producing.