FAI News

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 »

FOLK STORE HOLIDAY SALE ON VINTAGE & NEW INSTRUMENTS. BUY YOUR HOLIDAY GIFTS AT THE FOLK STORE

December 17th, 2014

We are stocked and ready for the holidays with gifts in every price range for the musician in your life.   read more »

BELA FLECK KICKS OFF NEW MUSIC FAIR & MUSIC CAMP FOR THE PUBLIC AND CONFERENCE REGISTRANTS

December 17th, 2014

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 »

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 »

2015 Board Election underway

December 13th, 2014

FAI currently has an election underway for five indivudals to serve on the Board of Directors. read more »

Apply to play or present a private showcase

December 4th, 2014

Our Private Showcase Forum is now open. Visit http://folkalliance.freeforums.net/ to apply to play. 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 »

Rita Coolidge announced as a Keynote Speaker

November 4th, 2014

Two-time Grammy Award winner, author, visual artist and Native American activist Rita Coolidge announced as an additional Keynote Speaker in the 27th annual Folk Alliance International conference speakers series. read more »

FAI Air Advocacy Committee

October 16th, 2014

The Folk Alliance International Board of Directors has recently established the FAI Air Advocacy Committee, which helps with issues associated with traveling with musical instruments.  read more »

Keynote Speaker: Commander Chris Hadfield

September 2nd, 2014

We are thrilled to announce that International Space Station social media star Commander Chris Hadfield will be a Keynote Speaker for the 2015 Folk Alliance International conference. Find out more at this ... read more »

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Upcoming Events
Victor & Penny CD release show at The Living Room
01/10/2015
8:00pm
The Living Room Theatre, Kansas City, MO

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

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