Due to overwhelming demand and requests for more time, the deadline for submissions has been extended. Applications for the 2013 Americana Music Festival & Conference showcases will be accepted through April 15th. We encourage all Americana artists to apply as soon as possible.
Last year's Americana Music Festival & Conference represented the full range of performers from major label acts to DIY artists. Attendees at our showcases included an array of music industry professionals, taste-making bloggers, local, national and international media and, of course, FANS!
Members may submit for FREE by following the instructions on the members only form.
We have partnered with TopSpin and Populr for digital submissions. If you prefer to submit electronically please click here to submit. There is a small fee of $25 to submit digitally.
We look forward to receiving your submission!
The Americana Music Festival & Conference proudly returns to the Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel, 623 Union Street, Nashville, TN. This year we have added an extra 100 rooms, but they are being booked quickly! Thanks to the Sheraton, hanging with the gang is easier than ever since all of our daily conference panels and seminars will be under one roof. The Sheraton is offering a special rate of $175 per night for single or double occupancy. To take advantage of this great rate please click here.
You may also call the Sheraton at 615-259-2000 and make your reservation as part of the Americana group.
The Americana Music Association is a professional non-profit trade organization whose mission is to advocate for the authentic voice of American Roots Music around the world. The Association produces events throughout the year including the annual Americana Music Festival and Conference, which will take place September 18-22, 2013 in Nashville, Tenn. Registration for the Festival and Conference is now available at discounted early bird rates through the store at www.americanamusic.org.