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The Gear Expo special guests are made up of artists, engineers, producers and industry notables that represent the Los Angeles and Nashville music communities. Gear Expo Nashville panelist wil be announced soon. #THEGEAREXPO



DAVE PENSADO
(GEAR EXPO HOST)
HERB TRAWICK
(GEAR EXPO HOST)
 
 

SONGWRITERS PANEL: 11:00AM

MARC BEESON
(LADY ANTEBELLUM, SAM HUNT)
PHIL O'DONNELL
(BLAKE SHELTON, KELLIE PICKLER)
JASON DUKE
(KELSEA BALLERINI, KEITH URBAN)
LIZ HENGBER
(REBA MCENTIRE, RONNIE DUNN)

#WeStandForDavid JAM (performance): 12:30PM

DAVID PLATILLERO
(ENGINEER)
JOHN WILLIS
(KENNY CHESNEY, TAYLOR SWIFT)
MIKE BRIGNARDELLO
(DOLLY PARTON, TIM MCGRAW)
 

PRODUCERS PANEL: 1:30PM

BRENDAN BENSON
(THE RACONTEURS. MODOC)
DJ SWIVEL
(CHAINSMOKERS, BEYONCE)
JOSH GUDWIN
(JUSTIN BIEBER)
CHRIS LORD-ALGE
(GREEN DAY, DWIGHT YOAKAM)

GIGS IN AUDIO PANEL: 2:30PM

 
JOSEPH MAGEE
(PITCH PERFECT)
MARK RUBEL
(AUDIO FORENSICS, EDUCATION)
DEREK WILLIAMS
(THATS MY GIG)
 
 
CARL TATZ
(ACOUSTIC DESIGNER)
DENIECE BARNES
(RADIO HOST)
TOM SALTA
(GAME AUDIO NETWORK GUILD)
 

LEGENDS IN THE INDUSTRY (will be hanging out at Gear Expo Nashville throughout the day)

MITCH DANE
(JARS OF CLAY, THE BLACK CADILLACS)
F. REID SHIPPEN
(DIERKS BENTLEY, LADY ANTEBELLUM)
ERIC VALENTINE
(MAROON 5, GOOD CHARLOTTE)
 
 
VANCE POWELL
(CHRIS STAPLETON, JACK WHITE)
JACQUIRE KING
(NORAH JONES, TOM WAITS)
 
 

MEET THE MAKER: Breakthrough product developers (all day)

Dave and Herb will be bringing up some of the amazing manufacturuer reps up on stage throughout the big day.