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News: Click the yellow "Donate" button above to donate to the Nashville Musicians Association Crisis Assistance Fund ; — Donations are tax-deductible     Guidestar Gold Seal of Transparency Awarded in November Guidestar is a nonprofit organization and the world's largest resource of information on charities. Click the gold seal above to view our Guidestar profile.    First fund distribution complete

News: Local 257 is once again open to the public. All members and other visitors will be required to wear a mask. Hand sanitizer will be available and social distancing is required. The members- only Local 257 rehearsal hall with full backline is expected to reopen June 2. For more information call 615-244-9514. Local 257 business hours are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

News: Local 257 will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday beginning at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 24. We will remain closed Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26, and reopen with regular business hours Monday, Nov. 29. Have a safe and happy holiday!

News: Our National AFM director of legislative policy, Alphonso Pollard, has released a new guide for musicians flying with instruments. You can check it out here. If you have a problem with an airline regarding this policy, please let us know by calling or dropping us a line at You may want to download a copy of the new law to carry with you. Click here to view the law or download