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The 2012 NAMM Show Opens TODAY in Anaheim | Jan 19th-22nd, 2012

2012 NAMM Show Opens In Anaheim

Carlsbad, CA, January 19, 2012—The NAMM Show, one of the largest music products trade shows in the world hosted by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), opened today at the Anaheim Convention Center, welcoming an expected crowd of 90,000 musical instrument manufacturers, retailers, associates and their invited guests from all over the world to the industry’s annual gathering. To continue, please click “MORE”!

The 2012 NAMM Show Opens TODAY in Anaheim | Jan 19th-22nd, 2012

2012 NAMM Show Opens In Anaheim

Carlsbad, CA, January 19, 2012—The NAMM Show, one of the largest music products trade shows in the world hosted by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), opened today at the Anaheim Convention Center, welcoming an expected crowd of 90,000 musical instrument manufacturers, retailers, associates and their invited guests from all over the world to the industry’s annual gathering. To continue, please click “MORE”!

The 2012 NAMM Show Opens TODAY in Anaheim | Jan 19th-22nd, 2012

2012 NAMM Show Opens In Anaheim

Carlsbad, CA, January 19, 2012—The NAMM Show, one of the largest music products trade shows in the world hosted by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), opened today at the Anaheim Convention Center, welcoming an expected crowd of 90,000 musical instrument manufacturers, retailers, associates and their invited guests from all over the world to the industry’s annual gathering. To continue, please click “MORE”!

ESSENCE Music Festival Presents “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience” | July 1st-3rd, 2011

2011 ESSENCE Music Festival Presents the “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience”

 

THREE-DAY FREE “WEEKEND OF
TRANSFORMATION” FEATURES ALL-STAR MEDIA LINE-UP: STEVE HARVEY WILL HOST A
LIVE VERSION OF “FAMILY FEUD”!

APPEARANCES BY IYANLA VANZANT AND TERRY MCMILLAN: CONVERSATIONS WITH CNN’S SOLEDAD O’BRIEN

PLUS A ROUSING GOSPEL TRIBUTE TO SUPERSTARS CECE WINANS AND MARVIN SAPP

NEW YORK, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ESSENCE is excited to announce the new 2011 ESSENCE Empowerment Experience taking place July 1-3 in New Orleans at the 17th annual ESSENCE Music Festival.
 As the largest annual African-American event in the world, the ESSENCE
Empowerment Experience promises to deliver compelling conversations
featuring artists, experts and speakers all under one roof at the Ernest
N. Morial Convention Center. This three-day extravaganza is being
billed as “A Weekend of Transformation.”

Kicking off on Friday (July 1st), the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience, sponsored by My Black is Beautiful, will offer a themed day of “Transforming Your Life” with appearances by Steve Harvey and Iyanla Vanzant, as well as an opportunity for attendees to meet the producers and audition for a chance to appear on “Family Feud” hosted by Steve Harvey.  In addition, author Terry McMillan will present an exclusive “book club” experience with up-and-coming authors. On Saturday (July 2nd), ESSENCE will be “Transforming Your Community” through conversations with Rev. Al Sharpton, Soledad O’Brien and Terry McMillan, as well as a panel discussion entitled, “America I Am” featuring: Tavis Smiley, Dr. Cornel West, Iyanla Vanzant, Tom Burrell and Jeff Henderson. In
addition, a panel discussing the portrayal of women in the media will
feature the leading women of reality television including: NeNe Leakes, Cynthia Bailey, Shaunie O’Neal, Evelyn Lozada and Tami Roman. Rounding up the weekend on Sunday (July 3rd), ESSENCE and Verizon will present a day of praise and worship during an “All-Star Gospel Salute to CeCe Winans and Marvin Sappfeaturing Bishop Lester Love, Kierra Sheard, Deitrick Haddon and Dr. Juanita Bynum.

“The Empowerment Experience is what truly separates ESSENCE from other music festivals,” says Michelle Ebanks,
President, Essence Communications Inc. “Our audience has the rare
opportunity to have their voices heard – by engaging with some of our
most influential thinkers and leaders, who are shaping conversations
around the issues that matter most to our community.” To continue, please click “MORE”!

ESSENCE Music Festival Presents “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience” | July 1st-3rd, 2011

2011 ESSENCE Music Festival Presents the “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience”

 

THREE-DAY FREE “WEEKEND OF
TRANSFORMATION” FEATURES ALL-STAR MEDIA LINE-UP: STEVE HARVEY WILL HOST A
LIVE VERSION OF “FAMILY FEUD”!

APPEARANCES BY IYANLA VANZANT AND TERRY MCMILLAN: CONVERSATIONS WITH CNN’S SOLEDAD O’BRIEN

PLUS A ROUSING GOSPEL TRIBUTE TO SUPERSTARS CECE WINANS AND MARVIN SAPP

NEW YORK, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ESSENCE is excited to announce the new 2011 ESSENCE Empowerment Experience taking place July 1-3 in New Orleans at the 17th annual ESSENCE Music Festival.
 As the largest annual African-American event in the world, the ESSENCE
Empowerment Experience promises to deliver compelling conversations
featuring artists, experts and speakers all under one roof at the Ernest
N. Morial Convention Center. This three-day extravaganza is being
billed as “A Weekend of Transformation.”

Kicking off on Friday (July 1st), the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience, sponsored by My Black is Beautiful, will offer a themed day of “Transforming Your Life” with appearances by Steve Harvey and Iyanla Vanzant, as well as an opportunity for attendees to meet the producers and audition for a chance to appear on “Family Feud” hosted by Steve Harvey.  In addition, author Terry McMillan will present an exclusive “book club” experience with up-and-coming authors. On Saturday (July 2nd), ESSENCE will be “Transforming Your Community” through conversations with Rev. Al Sharpton, Soledad O’Brien and Terry McMillan, as well as a panel discussion entitled, “America I Am” featuring: Tavis Smiley, Dr. Cornel West, Iyanla Vanzant, Tom Burrell and Jeff Henderson. In
addition, a panel discussing the portrayal of women in the media will
feature the leading women of reality television including: NeNe Leakes, Cynthia Bailey, Shaunie O’Neal, Evelyn Lozada and Tami Roman. Rounding up the weekend on Sunday (July 3rd), ESSENCE and Verizon will present a day of praise and worship during an “All-Star Gospel Salute to CeCe Winans and Marvin Sappfeaturing Bishop Lester Love, Kierra Sheard, Deitrick Haddon and Dr. Juanita Bynum.

“The Empowerment Experience is what truly separates ESSENCE from other music festivals,” says Michelle Ebanks,
President, Essence Communications Inc. “Our audience has the rare
opportunity to have their voices heard – by engaging with some of our
most influential thinkers and leaders, who are shaping conversations
around the issues that matter most to our community.” To continue, please click “MORE”!

ESSENCE Music Festival Presents “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience” | July 1st-3rd, 2011

2011 ESSENCE Music Festival Presents the “ESSENCE Empowerment Experience”

 

THREE-DAY FREE “WEEKEND OF
TRANSFORMATION” FEATURES ALL-STAR MEDIA LINE-UP: STEVE HARVEY WILL HOST A
LIVE VERSION OF “FAMILY FEUD”!

APPEARANCES BY IYANLA VANZANT AND TERRY MCMILLAN: CONVERSATIONS WITH CNN’S SOLEDAD O’BRIEN

PLUS A ROUSING GOSPEL TRIBUTE TO SUPERSTARS CECE WINANS AND MARVIN SAPP

NEW YORK, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ESSENCE is excited to announce the new 2011 ESSENCE Empowerment Experience taking place July 1-3 in New Orleans at the 17th annual ESSENCE Music Festival.
 As the largest annual African-American event in the world, the ESSENCE
Empowerment Experience promises to deliver compelling conversations
featuring artists, experts and speakers all under one roof at the Ernest
N. Morial Convention Center. This three-day extravaganza is being
billed as “A Weekend of Transformation.”

Kicking off on Friday (July 1st), the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience, sponsored by My Black is Beautiful, will offer a themed day of “Transforming Your Life” with appearances by Steve Harvey and Iyanla Vanzant, as well as an opportunity for attendees to meet the producers and audition for a chance to appear on “Family Feud” hosted by Steve Harvey.  In addition, author Terry McMillan will present an exclusive “book club” experience with up-and-coming authors. On Saturday (July 2nd), ESSENCE will be “Transforming Your Community” through conversations with Rev. Al Sharpton, Soledad O’Brien and Terry McMillan, as well as a panel discussion entitled, “America I Am” featuring: Tavis Smiley, Dr. Cornel West, Iyanla Vanzant, Tom Burrell and Jeff Henderson. In
addition, a panel discussing the portrayal of women in the media will
feature the leading women of reality television including: NeNe Leakes, Cynthia Bailey, Shaunie O’Neal, Evelyn Lozada and Tami Roman. Rounding up the weekend on Sunday (July 3rd), ESSENCE and Verizon will present a day of praise and worship during an “All-Star Gospel Salute to CeCe Winans and Marvin Sappfeaturing Bishop Lester Love, Kierra Sheard, Deitrick Haddon and Dr. Juanita Bynum.

“The Empowerment Experience is what truly separates ESSENCE from other music festivals,” says Michelle Ebanks,
President, Essence Communications Inc. “Our audience has the rare
opportunity to have their voices heard – by engaging with some of our
most influential thinkers and leaders, who are shaping conversations
around the issues that matter most to our community.” To continue, please click “MORE”!

The 4th Annual Beyond Potential Music Gathering & Showcase | April 29th-30th, 2011

GET EMPOWERED AND EQUIPPED AT THE BEYOND POTENTIAL MUSIC GATHERING APRIL 29 IN NASHVILLE


Tennessee State University hosts 4th Annual Beyond Potential Music Gathering & Showcase

 

NASHVILLE, TN  –  Are you a music industry professional needing to broaden your contacts and relationships?  A songwriter looking for tips on song placement and writer collaborations?  Or are you an artist with a project in need of innovative effective marketing strategies?  Then it’s time you start Going Beyond Your Potential!  The Beyond Potential Music Gathering and Showcase is a unique empowerment event that offers a variety of world-class music educational and entertainment career development sessions and networking opportunities.  The 4th Annual BP Music Gathering is being held April 29-30 in the Performing Arts Center at Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN and you need to be there! To continue, please click “MORE”!

The 2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim, Ca. | Jan 13th-16th, 2011

2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim

 
Music Products Trade Show to Feature
New Learning and Exhibit Pavilions for Gaming and Apps Developers, Pro
Audio and Lighting Professionals, Native American Craftsmen, Luthiers
and Piano Dealers

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The NAMM Show, the largest music products trade show in the world, opened today at the Anaheim
Convention Center welcoming tens of thousands of musical instrument
manufacturers, retailers and associates to the industry’s annual
gathering. The trade show has been bringing professionals together for
more than a century to exhibit, view and stock retailers’ stores for the
year ahead with the newest and hottest music products on the market.

The estimated economic impact of the 2011 NAMM Show for the Orange County, Calif. economy is more than $70 million.

This year, the
show will feature many new exhibits and learning pavilions, offering
NAMM members and music product professionals business tips and insight
for success in today’s marketplace. To continue, Please click “MORE”!

The 2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim, Ca. | Jan 13th-16th, 2011

2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim

 
Music Products Trade Show to Feature
New Learning and Exhibit Pavilions for Gaming and Apps Developers, Pro
Audio and Lighting Professionals, Native American Craftsmen, Luthiers
and Piano Dealers

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The NAMM Show, the largest music products trade show in the world, opened today at the Anaheim
Convention Center welcoming tens of thousands of musical instrument
manufacturers, retailers and associates to the industry’s annual
gathering. The trade show has been bringing professionals together for
more than a century to exhibit, view and stock retailers’ stores for the
year ahead with the newest and hottest music products on the market.

The estimated economic impact of the 2011 NAMM Show for the Orange County, Calif. economy is more than $70 million.

This year, the
show will feature many new exhibits and learning pavilions, offering
NAMM members and music product professionals business tips and insight
for success in today’s marketplace. To continue, Please click “MORE”!

The 2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim, Ca. | Jan 13th-16th, 2011

2011 NAMM Show Opens in Anaheim

 
Music Products Trade Show to Feature
New Learning and Exhibit Pavilions for Gaming and Apps Developers, Pro
Audio and Lighting Professionals, Native American Craftsmen, Luthiers
and Piano Dealers

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The NAMM Show, the largest music products trade show in the world, opened today at the Anaheim
Convention Center welcoming tens of thousands of musical instrument
manufacturers, retailers and associates to the industry’s annual
gathering. The trade show has been bringing professionals together for
more than a century to exhibit, view and stock retailers’ stores for the
year ahead with the newest and hottest music products on the market.

The estimated economic impact of the 2011 NAMM Show for the Orange County, Calif. economy is more than $70 million.

This year, the
show will feature many new exhibits and learning pavilions, offering
NAMM members and music product professionals business tips and insight
for success in today’s marketplace. To continue, Please click “MORE”!

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