2019 Showcase Submissions Are Now Open!


Know of any artists/bands interested in playing for some of the top Americana tastemakers and industry in the country? Let them know that showcase submissions for AMERICANAFEST® 2019 are now open and will be accepted through Monday, March 25, 2019.

There are two ways to submit:

  • Submissions are open to anyone via our digital platform for a small fee of $25. Digitally submit here.
  • Become an artist member of the Americana Music Association® today and take advantage of free submissions, access to our expansive artist and industry global community, discounted conference registration rates and more! To join, click here. Once you join, you will find a free submission form link in your welcome letter.

Selected artists will showcase Tuesday, September 10 through Sunday, September 15 at many premier venues throughout Nashville, TN.


What do artists/bands get out of playing this festival? You can read all about the opportunities that come with being selected for an official showcase here.

Submit for a Showcase

In case you missed it:

  • AMERICANAFEST® 2019 Conference Registrations and Festival Wristbands are available here for your purchasing pleasure. Our current Conference Registration rate of $349 ($249 for members of the association) is good through March 24.
  • Highlights from our 2018 Americana Honors & Awards are now available to stream online as the “Americana 17th Annual Honors” via Austin City Limits and PBS Online. Watch here
GGM Staff


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