FAI News

Westin sold out - Sheraton rooms available

January 26th, 2015

The Westin hotel is now SOLD OUT.  read more »

Election / referendum results

January 25th, 2015

Folk Alliance International is pleased to announce the election of the following members (in alphabetical order) to new three year terms on the Board of Directors: read more »

Schedule at a Glance

January 18th, 2015

The 2015 Conference SCHEDULE at a Glance is now posted. (subject to slight changes of course). Find out what is happening where and when. read more »

Buyers in attendance

January 18th, 2015

We get asked what type of delegates attend, and how many buyers are really there, and what type of presenters they are, so... we thought we'd demystify things a little. Visit the Delegate page for a list of actual delegates, as well as two charts and graphs that help identify our demographics. Quick link to Delagates page read more »

PUBLIC SHOWS - BELA FLECK, ABIGAIL WASHBURN, RAY WYLIE HUBBARD, SAM BAKER KICKS OFF NEW MUSIC FAIR & MUSIC CAMP FOR THE PUBLIC

January 15th, 2015

Folk Alliance International presents2015 FAI MUSIC FAIR & MUSIC CAMP AT THE SHERATON CROWN CENTER KANSAS CITY HOTELThursday, February 19 – Sunday, February 22, 2015 read more »

SIGN UP NOW for the GREATER KANSAS CITY MUSIC DIRECTORY

January 15th, 2015

If you are within approx 50 miles of the Greater Kansas City area, please take two minutes to fill in your information for the first Greater Kansas City Music Directory.  This is a free directory for all musicians, bands, agents, managers, venues, organizations, music stores, etc.  The first printed version will debut during February's Folk Alliance Music Fair. read more »

Wednesday Night Tickets ON SALE NOW

January 6th, 2015

Public Tickets are now on sale to attend the Wednesday Night Public shows at the Weston Hotel Crown Center. More info here! read more »

2015 Invited Artists

December 18th, 2014

The final list of Official Showcase Artists has been announced following the conclusion of a 5-member jury process.  read more »

Listserv Bounces

December 13th, 2014

Recently the Folk Alliance "listserv" has experienced a client error due to policy changes at major email clients like Yahoo and AOL related to privacy issues, consent to distribute information, and compliance with new standards. read more »

David Israelite joins Speakers Series

December 1st, 2014

David Israelite, President and CEO of the National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA), a trade group representing American music publishers and their songwriting partners, is the latest guest added to the roster of the Folk Alliance conference Speakers Series, which also includes Astronaut (and folk singer) Commander Chris Hadfield, audience diversification expert Donna Walker-Kuhne, and ... read more »

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Upcoming Events
The Beautiful Music All Around Us
01/16/2015 – 03/15/2015
Depends on Day
Stackner Cabaret, Milwaukee, WI

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First Tuesday Tunes with Betse
02/3/2015
6:30 p.m.
Olathe Public Library, 201 E. Park St., , Olathe, KS

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