There is a LOT happening in Bass this week!
The Winter NAMM 2018 show begins Thursday, January 25 and runs through Sunday, January 28. While the show is closed to the general public, there are amazing performances (with cool giveaways) happening in the evenings for ALL to see including: gruv.live, jtbassjam.com and bassbash.com!
Don’t miss out… make sure to get your tickets in advance.
Bass Musician Magazine is a proud media sponsor of the following bass and music events:
THURSDAY JANUARY 25 & FRIDAY JANUARY 26
Bass Bash is a 2 night concert showcase held during the first 2 days of Winter NAMM, featuring 5 acts each of the world’s greatest bass players and their bands. The Bass Bash has been one of the best attended events during the NAMM convention, always having some of the best performers from the “low end” showcasing their latest music.
ARTIST LINEUP INCLUDES: Mohini Dey, Cheikh Ndoye, Reggie Young, Abraham Laboriel, JohnPatitucci, Tony Puleo, Julie Slick, Bakithi Kumalo, Oskar Cartaya, Étienne Mbappé and son Swaéli Mbappé
JT’S BASS JAM
FRIDAY, JANUARY 26
JT’s Bass Jam is one of the newest Bass Guitar focused events during the NAMM Show. This event will highlight the bass guitar by featuring seasoned bass players as well as some of the industry’s newest young bucks, creating a very dynamic show. This event is free to the public.
ARTIST LINEUP INCLUDES: Andy Irvine, Kent Beatty, Derrick Ogden, Ben Jones, Cody Wright, Ida Nielsen, TJ Armstrong, Bryce Soderberg, Eli Marcus, Remco Hendriks
SATURDAY, JANUARY 27
Gruv Live showcases a KILLER line-up of artist performances, generous gear giveaways from top brands, and fresh grilled In-N-Out Burgers! The new state-of-the-art venue, less than 4 miles from NAMM, features a giant video screen, 2 stages, artist meet-and-greet area, VIP mezzanine, outdoor games, and even a Starbucks cafe!
A portion of proceeds will benefit Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, an amazing organization whose mission is to help musicians in need.
ARTIST LINEUP INCLUDES: Oskar Cartaya, Al Joseph, Andrew Gouche, Yohei Nakamura, Federico Malaman, Eric Moore Professional Drummer, Cody Wright, Li-sa-X, Edward Brown, Gorden Campbell, Donald Hayes, Israel Houghton, All-4-One, Bennii Obaña, Quaye Dj-unieq Kennerly, Manuel Gutierrez
Make sure to follow each event on their website and social media for any last minute updates.