The trade-only Summer NAMM show is opening its doors to the Nashville community for a one day sneak-peak (no purchases) at more than 350 exhibits featuring the industry’s hottest music products yet to hit the market—from guitars and keyboards to DJ gear and pro audio and lighting products.
“I feel every year NASMD is better than the year before,” says Mark Williamson of Williamson Music Co. Generally speaking, his fellow attendees at NASMD 2011 – held in Indian Wells (Palm Springs), California – agreed that this year’s gathering was a vibrant, uplifting affair.
Messe Frankfurt and NAMM have announced that they will be co-producing new shows in Russia in May of 2012. The new shows will be called NAMM Musikmesse Russia and Prolight + Sound NAMM Russia and will take place in Moscow’s Expo Centre from 16 to 19 May 2012.
This year, Music China will be held from October 11 – 14 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in China and is expected by organizers to attract more than 50,000 visitors from around the world.
NAMM announced today that it is collaborating with the Professional Audio Manufacturers Alliance (PAMA) to host a “Music and Sound Intellectual Property Task Force Meeting” during the 2011 NAMM Show for all manufacturers seeking information about intellectual property and counterfeit enforcement activities to protect brand equity and profitability.