Memphis - GRAMMY GPS: A Roadmap For Today's Music Biz

 The Recording Academy® Memphis Chapter presents

A Road Map For Today’s Music Biz

Saturday, October 26, 2013 • 11 a.m.
Stax Music Academy
926 East McLemore Ave • Memphis


Program & Panelists:

Keynote Conversation with Jonathan Poneman and Rich Bengloff
Jonathan Poneman (Co-founder, Sub Pop Records) and  Rich Bengloff (President, A2IM) with interviewer Bob Mehr (Commercial Appeal)

Producers & Engineers Wing® presents Making Records Today
Moderator: Jonathan Pines (Rupert Neve Designs) with Chris Bell (GRAMMY-nominated engineer), Carlos “6 July” Broady (GRAMMY-nominated producer), Neal Cappellino (GRAMMY-winning engineer) and John Hampton (GRAMMY-winning engineer)

Indie Label Roundtable Discussion
Moderator: Aiyisha Obafemi (Distrubing Tha Peace) with Rich Bengloff (A2IM), Jason “J-Bird” Cook (Rhymesayers Entertainment), Jonathan Poneman (Sup Pop Records), Ben Swank (Third Man Records) and Chris Swanson (Secretly Canadian/Jagjaguwar)

Also featuring:

  • Rupert Neve Designs product demonstrations
  • Third Man Records Rolling Record Store
  • Acoustic Artist Showcases
  • Food Trucks

GRAMMY GPS Reception celebrating the opening of “And The GRAMMY Goes To Memphis,” an exhibition commemorating the 40th anniversary of The Recording Academy Memphis Chapter

STAX Museum (FREE with GRAMMY GPS admission)


GRAMMY GPS Admission:

  • Members: Free (Join The Recording Academy and attend for FREE!)
  • Non Members: $50

Click here to RSVP.

For more information, contact us at 901.525.1340 or


Sunday, October 27, 2013 • 2 - 6 p.m.
Ardent Studios
2000 Madison Ave • Memphis

Recording workshop with Rupert Neve Designs and sE Microphones in partnership with GRAMMY GPS


  • Jonathan Pines
  • Neal Cappellino
  • Chris Bell
  • Jeff Powell
  • John Hampton

Space is limited so please RSVP to to reserve your spot!



Stax Music Academy
926 E McLemore
Memphis, TN 38126
United States
October 26, 2013 - 11:00am