Nashville, TN -- Make your plans now (and save 50% off the walk up rate) for the annual Americana Music Festival & Conference in Nashville September 17-21, 2014. Full Festival & Conference registrations cost only $265 for members and $365 for non-members. Click here to secure your discounted rate, as it will increase on Tuesday, February 4th.
Last year's event was our best ever, featuring legends and rising stars (check out this Facebook gallery.) Each year we are truly humbled by the caliber of artists that support our mission and fundraiser. We have officially begun preparations for this year and are excited to make Americanafest 2014 another memorable week!
Fueled by musical legends, the next generation of stars and music industry heavyweights, the recent 2013 Americana Music Festival & Conference, presented by Nissan, reinforced the emergent artist advocacy group’s reputation: Americana is to music what Sundance is to film.
The Americana Music Association is a professional not-for-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, Presented by Nissan, and the critically acclaimed Americana Honors & Awards program. For more information please visit www.americanamusic.org.
The 15th annual Americana Music Festival and Conference will take place September 17 - 21, 2014. The event brings together fans and music industry executives alike offering four days of celebration through seminars, panels and networking opportunities by day and raw, battery–recharging showcases each evening. The Americana Honors and Awards Show is the featured performance of the festivities taking place at the historic Ryman Auditorium and, in 2013, was broadcast live on AXS TV and featured on PBS in an edited one hour version called ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2013.
For four nights, the Americana Music Festival features approximately 130 live performances at seven music venues in the vicinity of downtown Nashville. The event will be a gathering thousands of artists, fans and industry professionals from all over the world in Nashville, TN. With planning already underway, the 2014 Americana Music Festival & Conference promises to once again be the must-attend event for anyone who loves great music.