Bringing this back for #MayTheFourth. #MayThe4thBeWithYou #StarWarsDay #MayTheForceBeWithYou #PerfectFourth
In honor of #MIDIMonth, check out this interview with Dr. Robert Moog, father of the synthesizer and a pioneer in electronic music. His innovations in electronic instruments and commitment to continue to improve his products paved the way for advancements in the way electronic instruments talk to each other. Moog Music Inc. To see the full interview, click the link in our bio. https://www.namm.org/library/oral-history/dr-robert-moog-full-interview
Today we're just TWO MONTHS away from #SummerNAMM–the mid-year gathering of the musical tribes. Do you have your badge registered or your Music Experience pass purchased? Click the link in bio to get your Summer NAMM experience all squared away: https://www.namm.org/summer/2018
Today is #NationalPlayYourUkuleleDay in the States. What are you playing on your #ukulele today?
#MakeMusicDay is the global celebration of music, where musicians perform on street corners and in parking lots, and music fills public spaces in our communities. Want to get involved in the Make Music Day festivities in your area? Click the link in bio. http://www.makemusicday.org/listings/
Check out this shot from the 1946 #NAMMShow in Chicago. Did you know the organization you now know as NAMM was established in 1901? If you're interested in learning more about the history of The NAMM Show, click the link in our bio. #ThrowbackThursday #TBT
Pete Best, the original drummer for @TheBeatles, stopped by earlier this month to record an Oral History interview. He talked about the strong musical impact his mother had – here Pete talks about his mom opening the Casbah, a music club, below his childhood home and offering the residency to a little-known band featuring George Harrison and John Lennon. The rest, is history... Hear Pete's full interview at the link in bio. https://www.namm.org/library/oral-history/pete-best
Okay, whoever made this – well done. This’ll be stuck in our heads all weekend. . . #Repost @rodriguezpark_ ・・・ Marvelous #toto #totoafrica #1980s
#ThrowbackThursday to the 1970 All-Industry Convention & Music Exposition (aka The #NAMMShow) in Miami. Such a rad aerial shot! Zoom in and check out the details on the Show floor. Will we see you at #SummerNAMM in Nashville in June?
The National Music Council has announced that jazz legends @ChickCorea and @TheManhattanTransfer will be honored at the organization's 35th annual American Eagle Awards on Thursday, June 28 at #SummerNAMM in Nashville. The honors are presented each year in recognition of long-term contributions to American musical culture and heritage, the importance of music education and inspiration for all children, and the need to protect creators’ rights both locally and globally. For tickets and more info, visit the link in bio. https://www.musiccouncil.org/
If you or your band want to play #SummerNAMM, Bands@NAMM submissions close TODAY at 5PM Pacific! Tag your friends and remind them to submit now at the link in profile. https://www.namm.org/summer/2018/bands-at-namm
Two of the industries most iconic names in amplifiers are Hartley Peavey and Jim Marshall. In this episode of The Music History Project Podcast, our Oral History team examines the interviews conducted with these two legends while discussing the history of the amplifier. Click the link in bio to listen or download, and don't forget to subscribe! @PeaveyElectronics @MarshallAmps_UK https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-music-history-project/id1243807880?mt=2