"It's Not Just What You Know or Can Do. It's Who Knows and Trusts You Enough to Open Doors For You." - Vinny Ribas
February 15 & 16 Boot Camp 2020 Cancelled.
Location: Film House, 810 Dominican Dr. , Nashville
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Plugging Into Nashville Past Attendee Testimonies
"Plugging into Nashville was an incredibly eye-opening workshop that gave me a new perspective on the music industry here. I highly recommend the workshop to anyone looking to get into music in Nashville and any area of the industry." Emmanuella - Singer-Songwriter
"An amazingly informative, career shaping and mind altering experience! What you put together has truly focused my vision and made my dreams much more attainable." - Nex, Artist, Songwriter and Producer
"Plugging Into Nashville is a tremendous step for any serious artist or music industry professional! Come ready to take notes on who to meet, how to meet them, and ways to propel your career forward. Vinny is highly-respected in this town, and it shows in the heavy-hitter speakers who present at Plugging Into Nashville. This was easily the most productive and beneficial weekend I’ve spent in Nashville!” - Brain Paden, Law School Graduate
"Many thanks to Indie Connect for providing such a valuable time for networking and knowledge. Plugging into Nashville clearly brings us the most important issues regarding the music industry and how it works in Nashville. I am certainly better prepared to write our chapter." - Christiano Gomez - Artist Manager, Up N' Go
In this 2-Day Workshop You Will...
Learn The Nashville Industry Rules
You will learn Nashville’s best practices, unwritten rules of conduct and ‘secret handshakes’. You will learn the often-subtle do’s and don’ts that immediately brand you either as a professional or a Nashville newcomer.
Establish And Build Vital Industry Relationships
You’ll meet & network with 8+ music industry professionals such as publishers, booking agents/consultants, tour managers, various coaches and mentors, indie label executives, professional artists and writers etc.
Learn Where and The Best Ways To Network
You’ll learn the many invaluable industry networking organizations, events and opportunities where you can meet and develop relationships with other artists, songwriters and/or industry professionals.
Pitch Your Music/Act To The Pros
You will have the chance to pitch your music to publishers and a sync agent. You’ll learn exactly what you are doing right as well as get helpful feedback on areas you might want to improve on.