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Americana Music Festival 2016

Americana Music Festival 2016

September 20, 2016 - September 25, 2016
September 20, 2016 - September 25, 2016


The Americana Music Festival & Conference is a music festival and music industry conference that takes place every year (usually in September). The first was held in 2000. It has since grown into a five-day multi-venue production. It is run by the Americana Music Association which is a professional not-for-profit trade organization whose mission is to promote awareness, provide a forum, and advocate for the creative and economic vitality of the Americana music genre.[1]

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Dwight Yoakam
American singer
bornOctober 23, 1956
Pikeville, Kentucky,United States
Dori Freeman
Lori McKenna
American musician
bornDecember 22, 1968
Lydia Loveless
bornSeptember 4, 1990
Coshocton, Ohio

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The Station Inn is a concert venue in Nashville, Tennessee that hosts bluegrass acts. Frommers wrote that it is "widely regarded as one of the best bluegrass venues around". It has a reputation for being a simple building where the Nashville Bluegrass community convenes.

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Margo Price, Deering and Down & The Success Stories of AmericanaFest 2016
www.pastemagazine.com  –  September 26, 2016
“Americana is country music that doesn’t sell.” The 17th annual Americana Festival and Conference in Nashville last week seemed designed to refute both halves of that assertion. Americana is more than just country music, the fest proclaimed, and it ...
Americana Awards Winner Rundown
Artist Diret  –  September 22, 2016
The 2016 Americana Honors ... that the show was part of the 17th annual Americana Music Festival, which runs through this weekend in Nashville. "Almost 300 acts are performing as part of the event, which also includes a conference for music industry ...
Wanda Jackson, Kree Harrison, Ella Mae Bowen Set For Change The Conversation Session
musicrow.com  –  September 21, 2016
23 at 6 p.m. The event is part of the 17th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference. Change the Conversation co-founder Tracy Gershon will lead Jackson in a talk designed to provide advice and guidance to the young artists chosen for the event.
Americana Week 2016 Arrives in Nashville
CMT  –  September 19, 2016
Intellectual property will be a hot topic of conversation in panel discussions at the 17th annual Americana Music Festival and Conference starting Tuesday (Sept. 20). The five-night event will be held across 14 Nashville venues and feature live music by ...
OK to be featured at AmericanaFest in Nashville
KSWO 7 News  –  September 15, 2016
is proud to partner with the Americana Music Association at the 17th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference (AmericanaFest) in Nashville, Tennessee, September 20 – 25. For the first time since its inception, AmericanaFest will recognize Oklahoma ...
Americana Music Association and Country Hall of Fame and Museum Team Up
musicconnection.com  –  September 9, 2016
The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum and the Americana Music Association will partner once again to offer one-of-a-kind programs during the 17th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference ... AmericanaFest 2016 will feature more than 200 ...
Bob Weir To Appear At 2016 Americana Music Festival & Conference
Jam Base  –  August 23, 2016
The 17th annual Americana Music Festival & Conference will ... with detailed descriptions of each can be found via this link. Ticket to the 2016 Americana Music Festival & Conference can be purchased here.

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