BBC MUSIC INTRODUCING TAKEOVER
Head over to Fair County and enjoy BBC Music Introducing’s unsigned, undiscovered, and under-the-radar UK talent. BBC Radio’s platform gives artists the opportunity to play on the Front Porch in front of you, our lovely Long Road crowd!
THE BLUEGRASS SITUATION TAKEOVER
Head over to Crossroad County where The Bluegrass Situation (also known as BGS) take over our Honky Tonk and support the growth of bluegrass, progressive folk rock, Americana, roots and everything in between. As well as curating stages at festivals and producing their own one of a kind events and shows, their online hub creates unique editorial and video content which has become a valuable resource for the international roots music fan base, brought to you live at The Long Road.
AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION UK TAKEOVER
Head over to Fair County where The AMA-UK, representing and advocating for the voice of American roots music in the UK, will takeover the Front Porch. Join AMA UK in their aim to have greater recognition of Americana music in the UK. Join them as they nurture and support UK artists in the Americana field and support international Americana artists touring the UK – not a Takeover to be missed!
LOOSE RECORDS TAKEOVER
Head over to Crossroad County where Loose celebrate their 20 year anniversary. As Europe’s premier Americana label, this Loose takeover will promise some fantastic acts. If you check out who Loose have released and who is on their roster, you’ll be sure to have a fun time at the Honky Tonk!
THE BIRTHPLACE OF COUNTRY MUSIC SESSIONS
Head over to Fair County where The Birthplace of Country Music will celebrate Bristol’s rich musical heritage on the Front Porch. The history, impact and legacy of the 1927 Bristol Sessions, will have you captivated and helps create recognition, opportunities, and economic benefit for BCM’s local and regional communities.