FRANKLIN, Tenn. – March 11, 2019 – 650 AM WSM will host Music City Mentors, an opportunity for aspiring music industry individuals to receive music education and professional development from entertainment professionals, on Saturday, March 23 at the Factory at Franklin.
This inaugural event is for aspiring music professionals ages 15 and over. The day will feature 45-minute sessions focusing on songwriting, artist management, tour life, publicity and more. SVP Artists Relations and Grand Ole Opry GM, Sally Williams, will give the keynote address. Attendees will conclude the day of unique professional development with “speed networking” opportunities from best-in-the-business professionals. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to take part in a job fair featuring local venues, companies and entertainment employers.
Tickets are $40. Lunch tickets are available for purchase when registering.
Attendees should plan to dress in business casual attire. Parking is provided at the Factory at Franklin.
For more information, visit www.wsmonline.com.
650 AM WSM’s Music City Mentors is sponsored by Durango Boots, Zaxby’s, Beacon Capital Management, Les Paul Foundation, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism, Lyft, Silent Events, Songwriting University, and Green Iris.
About 650 AM WSM:
650 AM WSM’s first official broadcast day was Oct. 5, 1925. The station is the radio home of the Grand Ole Opry, which has been broadcast live over the WSM airwaves since its inception, as well as the 24/7 Americana streaming channel, ROUTE 650. 650 AM WSM is owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP). A weekly listing of all 650 AM WSM programming and online directory for all streaming channels can be found at www.wsmonline.com.
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