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No Depression Highlights Folk Alliance 2023

"Folk Alliance International’s annual conference is set for next February, and details about the event are beginning to come into view."  |  Read...

Commercial Appeal Feature: Folk Alliance 2023

Folk Alliance to honor Memphis; event to feature Bluff City artists"The Folk Alliance International will honor Memphis as part of its 35th annual...

The Boot Highlights Folk Alliance International 2023

Jake Blount, Emily Nenni & Joy Clark Among 2023 Folk Alliance International Performers"The event welcomes members of the music industry, including...

Americana UK Overview: Folk Alliance International

Review: Folk Alliance International 34th Annual Conference"This has been the subject of a photographic documentation project which has culminated in...

Twangville Highlights Folk Alliance International

Folk Alliance International 2022 Conference"Most of the musicians I know have benefited from that group at one time or another. Perhaps the best at...

No Depression Features Folk Alliance International

Through the Lens: Connections and Community at 2022 Folk Alliance International"FAI brings the biggest names in roots music together with lesser...

Folk Alley: An Artist’s View on Folk Alliance International

Willi Carlisle: An Artist’s View on Folk Alliance International"Folk Alliance International is a once-yearly madhouse of friends, family, education,...

Americana Highways Interview: Saskia Tomkins & Madeleine Peyroux

FAI Keynote & Artist in Residence Presentations from Saskia Tomkins and Madeleine Peyroux Chart Healing Journeys"Folk Alliance International...

Americana Highways Interview: Shirley Collins & Will Hodgkinson

FAI Keynote Interview: Shirley Collins and Will Hodgkinson Talk "America Over The Water""Shirley Collins, one of the mavens of folk rock in England...

Billboard Shares Folk Alliance Award Nominees

Allison Russell, Arooj Aftab, Sarah Jarosz Among International Folk Music Awards Finalists"Other nominees include John Smith, The Longest Johns and...

Americana Highways Interview: Aengus Finnan

Interview: Aengus Finnan On Folk Alliance"Aengus Finnan has helmed Folk Alliance International since 2014, and arguably some of the FAI’s biggest...

Music Connection Spotlights FAI Keynotes

Shirley Collins, Madeleine Peyroux to Keynote FAI Conference"The 2022 conference will showcase various regional, national, and international...

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Folk Alliance International Confirms New Executive Director Neeta Ragoowansi, Thirty-Plus-Year Entertainment Attorney, Music Industry Executive, Community Organizer, and Activist

Kansas City, Mo. (November 3, 2022) – Folk Alliance International (FAI), a 501(c)3 foremost global nonprofit for folk music, is pleased to announce...

Folk Alliance International Announces Memphis, Tennessee As City Of Honor for 35th Annual Conference

Announcement Launches City of Honor ProgramKansas City, Mo. (October 20, 2022) – Across the United States, Canada, and the world at large, there are...

Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter Valerie June Announced As Keynote Presenter at 2023 Folk Alliance International Conference

Kansas City, Mo. (October 18, 2022) - Folk Alliance International (FAI), a 501(c)3 foremost global nonprofit for folk music, is excited to announce...

Folk Alliance International Announces Official Showcase Lineup of 148 Artists for 35th Annual Conference In Kansas City, MO Feb. 1-5, 2023

Kansas City, MO (September 13, 2022) – Folk Alliance International (FAI), a 501(c)3 foremost global nonprofit for folk music, has confirmed the...

Folk Alliance International Sets Theme for Next Conference and International Folk Music Awards for Feb 1-5 in Kansas City

August 30, 2022, Kansas City, MO – Folk Alliance International (FAI) – the foremost global nonprofit for folk music – has announced the dates and...

“Mixed Messages” Video Released for Folk Alliance International’s 2022 Artist In Residence

Acclaimed British-Canadian Fiddler Saskia Tomkins Traces Family Journey, Addresses Race and Identity In Partnership with UK-Based Mixed MuseumKansas...

International Folk Music Awards Presented by Yamaha Declares Winners

Allison Russell Earns Album of the Year & Artist of the Year While Crys Matthews Takes Home Song of the YearKansas City, MO (May 18, 2022) – Folk...

“For Pete’s Sake, Donate” Campaign to Benefit the Village Fund on Pete Seeger’s Birthday

Musicians Invited to Perform a Favorite Folk Song May 3April 11, 2022, Kansas City, MO - Folk Alliance International (FAI) has announced the For...

International Folk Music Awards Presented by Yamaha Announces Recipients and Finalists

The Late Nanci Griffith and Acclaimed Conjunto Artist Flaco Jiminez to Receive Lifetime Achievement RecognitionKansas City, MO (April 7, 2022) -...

Folk Alliance International Announces Beloved Jazz & Blues Artist Madeleine Peyroux and Crown-Honored Folk Icon Shirley Collins As Keynote Presenters for 34th Annual Conference, May 18-22

March 9, 2022, Kansas City, MO - Folk Alliance International (FAI), the foremost global nonprofit for folk music, is thrilled to announce beloved...

Folk Alliance International Announces 2022 Artist In Residence Partnership of Champion Fiddler Saskia Tomkins and the UK’s The Mixed Museum

Kansas City, MO (February 24, 2022) - Folk Alliance International (FAI), the foremost global nonprofit for folk music, today announced its 2022...

Folk Alliance International Earns National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Folk Alliance International (FAI), a Kansas City-based 501(c)3 and the foremost global nonprofit for folk music, has been approved to receive an...

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