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Our Charity Partner 2016

We are delighted to announce that our Charity Partner 2016 is Help Muscians UK. About Help Musicians UK
 Help Musicians UK is the leading charity for professional musicians. The charity plays a vital role in helping working musicians who...

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Showcase artists announced

After listening to over fifty applications, we have had the unenviable task of selecting just ten artists to play at Moth Club in Hackney on Tuesday 2nd February. The line up this year is: Danni Nicholls Dean Owens Hannah...

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AMA-UK Songwriting Workshop

Songwriting Workshop

The AMA-UK is offering the unique opportunity to workshop one of your songs with four of the top songwriters and experts in Americana. Eight slots are available for members who have purchased delegate tickets and successful artists will be...

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Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg to receive Trailblazer Award

We are completely overjoyed to announce that Billy Bragg will receive The Trailblazer Award at February’s inaugural UK Americana Awards. The AMA-UK Board chose Billy for this inaugural award for his incredible contribution to the genre. And what’s more, he will...

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Showcase applications open

Applications to perform at the AMA-UK showcase in 2016 are now open to AMA-UK members only. The showcase performances will be held on Tuesday 2nd February at a venue in Hackney, close to where the AMA-UK 2016 conference is...

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AmericanaFest 2015 Report

The Americana Music Association’s annual Americanafest in Nashville, Tennessee, was an extra special one for the AMA-UK this year. We really made sure the Brits were noticed by stepping up our game considerably. Each year there are more and...

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How to take part in our Awards Nominations

The Nominations Process for the UK Americana Awards 2016 will open on Wednesday 28th October at 1pm and will close on Saturday 7th November at 1pm. The most important thing to remember is that you must be a member to...

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