LOS ANGELES, CA, October 6, 2016 — On Saturday, October 22 (10am-4:00pm), the Berry Hill neighborhood of Nashville will be the place to be if you have anything to do with professional audio, home recording or simply making music. For the fourth year, Pensado’s Place, the acclaimed weekly educational web series, and Vintage King Audio, a leader in professional audio sales, studio consulting, and comprehensive gear servicing, are teaming up to produce Gear Expo, the hottest gear and music-making expo in America. Nashville, Tennessee patrons will once again be able to demo gear, talk directly with manufacturer reps, watch live interviews, mingle with the celebrity guests, listen to live music, win prizes, enjoy local food trucks and meet Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick of Pensado's Place. This free event all goes down at Vintage King's award-winning facility in the famous Berry Hill neighborhood on Saturday, October 22, 2016. RSVP here: http://thegearexpo.com/gear_expo_nashville_rsvp_form.html.
Panelists are slated to include producer/engineer/mixer Chris Lord-Alge (Pink, Foo Fighters, Avril Lavigne, Green Day), producer Josh Gudwin (Justin Bieber), producer/mixer/engineer DJ Swivel (Beyoncé, Jay-Z, The Chainsmokers) and over a dozen other fascinating industry pros sharing their perspectives. A dedicated songwriter’s panel will feature Marc Beeson (Chicago, Kenny Rogers), Phil O’Donnell (Blake Shelton, Kellie Pickler), Jason Duke (Kelsea Ballerini, Keith Urban) and possibly other special guests. A VIP after-hang with Trawick and Pensado will take place at the Trace Horse Ranch near Nashville. A full list of panels, guest speakers and other special guests will be announced in the coming weeks.
The list of sponsors comprises some of the most prominent names in professional audio, M.I. and audio education, including Avid, Recording Connection, The Blackbird Academy, DTS, Moog, Ableton, M1 Distribution, Focusrite, Apogee, Transaudio Group, Radial Engineering, Primacoustic, Landr, Adam Professional Audio, Prism Sound, Maselec, Audio Plus Services, Focal Professional, Manley Laboratories, Studio202DC, Acoustic Fields, Slate Digital, Slate Media Technology, FAB Factory Studio, Chandler Limited, Bock Audio, Augspurger, ThatsMyGig.com and Headroom For Days, with more to be announced as the event draws near.
“Dave and I are very excited to return to Nashville for our fourth annual Gear Expo,” stated Herb Trawick, Gear Expo Executive Producer and Co-host/Executive Producer/Creator of Pensado’s Place. “Last year was an extraordinary pro audio block party, and this year we are going to top it! We are going to have a blast while providing hands-on educational information and demonstrations that you cannot find anywhere else. See you on October 22.”
Pensado Vintage King Gear Expo Nashville 2016
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: 2826 Dogwood Place, Nashville, TN 37204
For more information, visit: http://gearexponashville.com/
ABOUT PENSADO’S PLACE
The hour-long weekly web series Pensado’s Place was created over five years ago. Co-hosted by legendary mix engineer Dave Pensado (Beyoncé, Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Mariah Carey, Elton John, Michael Jackson and more) and show creator Herb Trawick, Pensado’s Place includes interviews with top music industry artists, engineers, producers, mixers, and record executives, as well as in-depth tutorials in production, engineering and mixing. Pensado’s Place has positioned itself as “the most influential show for audio engineers,” mixers and producers (Forbes Magazine) in just a few years. Pensado’s Place is more than just a show, as it highlights the very best in the industry of music, gaming, sound identity on film, and audio equipment, with a presence in live events. As a leading educational resource, Pensado’s Place is helping build the next generation of audio greats. http://www.pensadosplace.tv/
ABOUT VINTAGE KING AUDIO
Vintage King Audio is a leader in professional audio sales, studio consulting, and comprehensive gear servicing. No matter the scope of a client's needs or goals — from selecting a new microphone to designing a studio from the ground up — Vintage King distinguishes itself with standard-setting customer service, which begins with the company's knowledgeable, industry-experienced staff. For more information, visit: http://www.vintageking.com/about-us