The annual Americana Music Festival is one big event that joins legendary artists with upcoming stars, industry professionals, and fans. For five days (September 15-20), all of these people enjoy panels, seminars, showcases, parties, the Annual Americana Honors & Awards Show, and more.
Daytime conference activities are held at the Hutton Hotel. The Americana Music Conference covers the interests and needs of artists, managers, labels, radio stations, publishers, agents, promoters, retailers, legal and business affairs executives, merchandisers, and new media professionals. Conference registration includes admission to all sanctioned events, including evening showcases and the Americana Honors & Awards.
Register for the Conference.
Each night of the Americana Music Festival, the best artists in the industry perform at venues around Nashville. Wristbands are available for purchase, granting admission to all evening showcases. Individual showcase tickets are available for purchase to each show. Artists scheduled to perform include: Banditos, Los Lobos, Patty Griffin, Joe Pug, Hakensaw Boys, The HillBenders, Daniel Romano, T. Hardy Morris, Pokey LaFarge, Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen, Jeffrey Foucault, Tall Heights, Humming House, honeyhoney, The Mavericks, The Steel Wheels, Jim Lauderdale, Kingsley Flood, Buxton, The Band of Heathens, Great Peacock, Jackie Greene, Town Mountain, Steelism, Porter, Caleb Caudle, Dirty River Boys, The Hello Strangers, Lilly Hiatt, David Wax Museum, Carsie Blanton, and so many more.
Visit americanamusic.org/showcase-lineup for the full schedule.
AMERICANA HONORS & AWARDS
The 14th Annual Americana Honors & Awards will happen at the Ryman Auditorium on September 16, 2015, hosted by Jim Lauderdale with the All Star Band led by Buddy Miller. The best in the business are honored on this night. And some amazingly memorable performances happen at the Americana Honors & Awards each year. Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash’s last live performance was on the Americana stage.
Register for the Conference to receive a ticket to the Americana Honors & Awards.
Make sure to be there for AmericanaFest at Ascend Amphitheater on September 19. Big acts like Music City Walk of Fame Inductee Loretta Lynn, Steve Earle, Gillian Welch, Nikki Lane, and more will share the stage to perform under the stars at Nashville’s latest outdoor amphitheater.
Tickets to the show can be found here: visitmusiccity.com/ascendamphitheater.
Festival & Conference Registration – Register
Includes Priority admission to all showcase venues and invitation-only events, access to daytime educational panels and parties and a ticket to the Honors & Awards Show at the Ryman Auditorium.
Wristbands – Get a Wristband
Includes admission to all evening showcases at all venues on all nights. Does not include admission to the AmericanaFest show at Ascend Amphitheater or admission to the Americana Honors & Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium.
For more information go to: americanamusic.org.