WAMCon Nashville


WAMCon is an interactive recording conference for women (including transgender or cisgender; non-binary and gender non-conforming individuals) presented by Women’s Audio Mission and hosted by Belmont University’s Ocean Way Nashville Recording Studios in partnership with Change the Conversation and sponsored by Spotify and Eventide.

Don’t miss this immersive experience with award-winning music producers, recording engineers, songwriters, beatmakers and record executives involved in making the music you love most! This event is perfect for aspiring producers and engineers as well as musicians and students interested in the recording and music industries.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Linda Perry, Songwriter and Music Producer (Dolly Parton, P!nk, Adele, Alicia Keys)
  • Emily Lazar, GRAMMY-winning Mastering Engineer (David Bowie, Foo Fighters, Beck)
  • Shani Gandhi, Music Producer and Engineer (Alison Krauss, Old Crow Medicine Show, Jewel)
  • Simone Torres, Vocal Producer and Engineer (Sia, Cardi B, Usher, Sean Garrett)
  • Gena Johnson, Recording Engineer (Brandi Carlile, Kacey Musgraves)
  • Rachael Moore, Recording Engineer, Sound Emporium (Angelica Garcia, Noam Pikelny)
  • Tracy Gershon, A&R Executive, Red Light Management (Miranda Lambert, Faith Hill)
  • Leslie Lee Fram, Senior VP of Music Strategy, CMT
  • Beverly Keel, Music Journalist (Parade Magazine, The Tennessean)
  • Jordan Brooke Hamlin, Songwriter/Producer, MOXE (Indigo Girls, Lucy Wainwright Roche)
  • Jennifer DeCilveo, Songwriter/Producer (Andra Day, Beth Ditto, Bat for Lashes)

More to be announced March 2019!



April 27, 2019 – 6:00 – 9:00pm

6:00pm – 7:00pm – Registration and Reception
7:00pm – 7:15pm – Welcome by Women’s Audio Mission & Change the Conversation
7:00pm – 8:45pm – Panel Discussions featuring top industry producers, engineers, songwriters and executives
8:45pm – 9:00pm – Q & A

April 28, 2019 – 9:30am – 5:30pm

9:30am – 10:00am – Registration
10:00am – 12:40pm – Immersive Workshops on recording techniques, songwriting, production, management, and more
12:40pm – 2:00pm – Lunch
2:00pm – 4:40pm – Immersive Workshops on recording techniques, songwriting, production, management, and more
4:40pm – 5:30pm – Closing Reception

Early bird ticket prices extended until 3/22!