USA Music Tour 2018 Expressions of Interest Sought!!
Oct17

USA Music Tour 2018 Expressions of Interest Sought!!

Read about participating in our Triple Festival, Triple State Music Tour   Announcing The Americana Rhythms and Blues Tour!! A Tri-Fest music journey showcasing the best live music – Americana, blues, alt. country, folk, bluegrass 10 September to 1 October 2018 incl.   The Americana Music Festival and Conference (AmericanaFest) Nashville Tennessee 11-16 September (includes the American Honors and Awards Show at the...

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The Total Tennessee Tour Wrap-Up
Oct04

The Total Tennessee Tour Wrap-Up

Read a summary of our Total Tennessee Tour which has just wrapped up This slideshow requires JavaScript. By Rob Dickens   “How y’all doing today?!”   Introduction It’s a Monday morning in Nashville. The weather has started to cool a little, you can feel the difference from three weeks ago when The Total Tennessee Tour kicked off.  It’s a deliberately quiet day for me, away from music (well,...

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AmericanaFest 2017 Wrap
Sep19

AmericanaFest 2017 Wrap

Read about the Americana Music Festival and Conference Just Finished in Nashville By Rob Dickens Introduction “Watch Your Body Parts!” On the United flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles, there was a slightly over-zealous hostess whose commands were delivered within a ‘I-haven’t-got-all-day-to-serve-you’ customer ethos.  Somehow the expression is fitting for part of the survival guide for what we have...

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Americana Honors and Awards 2017 – Line Up Announced
Aug29

Americana Honors and Awards 2017 – Line Up Announced

Read about the performers, presenters and All-Star Band to appear at the Americana Honors and Awards Show 2017   The Americana Music Association℠ Announces its  16th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers, Presenters and  Members of This Year’s All-Star Band The Americana Music Association℠ announced today that Jim Lauderdale and Buddy Miller will return to host and musically direct, respectively, the 16th annual Americana...

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AmericanaFest 2017 – Second Round Line-up Released
Jun29

AmericanaFest 2017 – Second Round Line-up Released

  Americana Music Association℠ Announces Second Round of Performers for AMERICANAFEST℠ 2017, September 12-17  Nearly 300 Artists to Play Critically Acclaimed Festival in Nashville, TN   Lineup to Include: Nicole Atkins, Hayes Carll, Yola Carter, Elizabeth Cook, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, Drive-By Truckers, Joshua Hedley, John Hiatt & the Goners, Phoebe Hunt, Iron & Wine, Lori McKenna, Lukas Nelson, Rogue + Jaye, The...

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Americana Award Nominees 2017 Announced
Jun23

Americana Award Nominees 2017 Announced

  The Americana Music Association Announces Honorees for the Americana Honors & Awards Show 2017     The Americana Music Association has announced this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees.  The five honorees will be celebrated at Americana’s sixteenth Annual Honors & Awards held at the Ryman Auditorium on Wednesday September 13 2017. The prestigious event serves as the official kick-off for the eighteenth...

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