By: Bruce Wawrzyniak

NAMM show logoThe Winter 2017 NAMM show ended yesterday here in Anaheim, California.  For four days, thousands packed the Anaheim Convention Center to talk, view, and demonstrate audio technology.  The attendees ranged from beginners to intermediate to pros.  The latter included the likes of Stevie Wonder, John Mayer, Billy Bob Thornton, and even Johnny Depp, among others.

TASCAM has invited Bruce Wawrzyniak to attend the NAMM show in California next month to record interviews for “Now Hear This Entertainment” at their booth.  The event takes place January 19-22, 2017, at the Anaheim Convention Center.  NAMM is the National Association of Music Merchants.

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Approximately six months after having been nominated in the Music category for the 11th Podcast Awards, “Now Hear This Entertainment” is up for another award.

NHTE is a nominee in Podster Magazine’s “Best Undiscovered Podcast” competition.  The winner will be announced December 15th.  Unlike the above, there are no genre categories this time.

Free, 90-minute “Promoting Your Music Career” Session in Pensacola Beach 10/1

A free 90-minute “Promoting Your Music Career” workshop will be put on by Now Hear This President Bruce Wawrzyniak during the 8th Pensacola Beach Songwriters Festival.  The session will start at 1:00pm on Saturday, October 1st at the Upper Room at Innerlight, located at 655 Pensacola Beach Boulevard.

The event is open to the public, so attendees do not have to be part of the songwriters festival.

Vocalist Julia Harbord is the newest client for Now Hear This, company president Bruce Wawrzyniak announced today.  Work has now begun for the young singer who is based in the greater Tampa Bay area.

“I have had my eye – and my ears! – on Julia Harbord for quite some time now,” Wawrzyniak said.  “She impressed me the first time I saw her perform.  Having kept her on the radar all that time, I’m thrilled to now have a formal working relationship.

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“Now Hear This Entertainment” has been nominated in the Music category for the 11th Podcast Awards.  Online voting is underway through June 12th and the winners will be announced live on YouTube on Sunday, June 26th.

“What an honor this is,” said Now Hear This President Bruce Wawrzyniak, who hosts the weekly show.  “To see NHTE listed on the ballot along with all the others really does make you stop.  You know from analytics that the show has listeners worldwide, but when this type of recognition comes along it makes you feel good that people are taking notice.

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Already having gotten listeners from 115 countries, the weekly show “Now Hear This Entertainment” has been added to a major platform, Google Play Music, making it possible to reach even more ears.