The Music Business Association continues to seek ways to help members get the tools they need to make their businesses succeed.
The 18th annual AMERICANAFEST℠ will take place Sept. 12-17, 2017. The event will once again bring together fans and music industry professionals alike, offering six days of celebration through seminars, panels and networking opportunities by day and raw artist showcases by night. The Americana Honors & Awards Show is the hallmark event of the week’s festivities and will take place at the historic Ryman Auditorium on September 13. For more information and ticketing, click here.
Musiz Biz members can receive our member rate by using code fest17grprt, which will apply a $100 discount to the non-member rate.
The first ever US Music Tourism Convention will be held on September 21-22 in Franklin TN, 17 miles south of Nashville. All aspects of music tourism will be explored and discussed by the world’s leading destination marketers, festival organisers and music attraction executives. Speakers range from the VP of Goldenvoice Concerts, the Head of Marketing UK at Lastminute.com, to the Executive Director of the Tina Turner Museum.
Oct 26th will see Music Cities Convention head to Memphis TN, the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll and home of the blues. All aspects of music in cities will be explored from the problems facing artists to city music strategies to smart music cities and data. There will be numerous networking opportunities and exclusive attendee events including a reception at the world-famous Stax Museum. Speakers range from Chief Cultural Officers to Venue Artistic Directors to Musicians.