Each year the Americana Music Association honors distinguished members of the music community.
Fender hosted its VIP artist green room at the 2013 Americana Honors & Awards Show on Sept. 18 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. The Fender Airstream trailer was also on hand on Sept. 19–21 near Cannery Row venues the High Watt, Cannery Ballroom and Mercy Lounge, which all hosted great live performances as part of the affiliated Americana Music Association Festival.
Festivalgoers who visited the Airstream trailer experienced Americana in VIP style and relaxed in air-conditioned comfort. They were also able to check out the latest products from the Fender family of brands and spin the Fender prize wheel for a chance to win great Fender prizes, including an acoustic guitar, T-shirts and more.Read More > Vist The Official Site
On the first day of the Americana Music Festival in Nashville, Oklahoma rocker JD McPherson might have had one of the most packed showcases of the evening. Taking the stage at the Mercy Lounge around 11 p.m., McPherson and his stellar band faced a near-capacity crowd eager to hear his brand of rockabilly and rhythm and blues.Read More > Read More
It might have rained Friday night in Nashville, but that didn’t put much of a damper on the Americana Music Festival festivities around town. For one, Lisa Marie Presley’s 10 p.m. set at 3rd and Lindsley was every bit as provocative and mesmerizing as the title of her latest album – Storm and Grace – would suggest.Read More >
The genre known as Americana encompasses a wide range of music, and that was evidenced in a few Thursday night performances. But a few performances from Thursday night at Nashville’s Americana Music Festival proved that the style of music that luminaries such as Hank Williams helped to pioneer knows no bounds.Read More >
Every summer, thousands of music lovers of all ages gather in the lush Grant Park, nestled between the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan shore to enjoy three days of live music. This year’s headliners include notable artists like The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, and Phoenix.
Every year, MerleFest features over 100 artists performing together on 14 stages to celebrate “Music, Moments and Memories.” As an official sponsor, Fender Airstream parked itself at the event to lend a helping hand and give away some free merchandise!
Every year, 400,000 people swarm the streets of New Orleans for 10 days of cultural music, food and crafts. Musicians are invited to help celebrate the historical music of New Orleans and Louisiana, including both contemporary and traditional jazz, gospel, R&B and everything in between.
Plenty of notable artists visited the Fender Airstream during SXSW, including: Thurston Moore, Jim James, Steve Earle, Jovanotti, The Airborne Toxic Event, Quiet Company, Wild Belle, The Joy Formidable, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit), Ally Tadros, and more.