AMERICANAFEST, the Americana Music Association’s Signature Festival and Conference, will return to Nashville, Tennessee, on Sept. 13th-17th for its 22nd annual event, once again bringing together music industry professionals and fans alike for five days of discovery, insight and connections.
This year, AMERICANAFEST will host four nights of music discovery showcases between Wednesday and Saturday, and many daytime special events hosted by friends and supporters of AMERICANAFEST beginning on Tuesday.
The Americana Music Association’s critically acclaimed Americana Honours & Awards ceremony will once again serve as the hallmark event of the week, celebrating the roots music community’s brightest musicians on the evening of Wednesday, September 14th at the historic Ryman Auditorium.
The line-up for this year's festival is undeniably huge. Featuring names including Angel Olsen, 49 Winchester, Asleep at the Wheel, The Jerry Douglas Band, Joshua Ray Walker, American Aquarium, Honey Harper, Jade Bird, Joshua Hedley, Lainey Wilson, Lori McKenna, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Nikki Lane, S.G. Goodman, Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, Taj Mahal, Willi Carlisle and many, many more, lucky ticket holders have a lot to look forward to this September.
Check out the full list of artists below:
For attendees wanting the full AMERICANAFEST experience with access to panels, showcases and all special events, they should purchase a Conference + Festival Pass which is currently priced at $349 ($249 for Americana Music Association members). For music fans who are just interested in the night-time showcases and select special events, they can purchase a Festival Pass instead, currently priced at $125. These pass rates expire after April 14th.
Those who have purchased passes for previous years but were unable to attend should keep an eye on their email inbox for information regarding their options for 2022.
Available for download now, the official AMERICANAFEST mobile app unveils the schedule for all of the iconic festival’s 36 venues, 175+ showcasing artists and bands, 45+ panels, and 55+ special events.
Presented by Concord, the app will provide the easiest and most efficient means of navigating all the exciting events happening throughout the city during the festival. Download the app here: App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android).
For more information on passes and tickets and anything else AMERICANAFEST just head to the Americana Music Association here.