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    • 23 Jan 2023
    • 4:00 PM (GMT)
    • 26 Jan 2023
    • 12:00 AM (GMT)
    • Hackney Central

    Delegate passes include AMA-UK Annual Conference, Showcase Festival and Awards access. 



    Opening Event, early registration and networking : 23rd January from 18:00 



    Tuesday 24th January @ Hackney Picturehouse

    9:00 - Registration

    9:30 - Event Welcome

    9:45 - Keynote

    10:35  - Panels

    16:45 - Conference ends

    Wednesday 25th January @ Hackney Picturehouse

    9:00 - Doors open 

    9:30 - Panels

    17:00 - Conference ends

    Thursday 26th January @ Hackney Picturehouse

    9:00-11:00 - TBC networking event

    11:30-14:00 - Six Shooter Records  song writing circle Hosted by Bob Harris

    14:30-16:30 - TBC

    18:00 - Red Carpet  20:00 AWARDS

    Showcases: 24th & 25th January 2023


    17:30-23:00 @ Oslo, Moth Club, Hackney Social, Night Tales, Paper Dress Vintage + Hackney Church Brew Co

    UK AMERICANA AWARDS: 26th January 2023 

    18:00 VIP red carpet reception @ Empire 2

    20:00-22:15 Awards show @ Hackney Empire

    22:30-03:00 Afterparty @ Night Tales

    Separate showcase only or awards only tickets are available here. 

    All venues are within walking distance of each other.

    • 24 Jan 2023
    • 6:00 PM
    • 25 Jan 2023
    • 12:00 AM
    • Hackney Venues

    Showcase wristband tickets allowing access to all showcase venues on the 24th & 25th January. All venues are within walking distance of each other in Hackney. 

    Venues: Oslo, Moth Club, Paper Dress Vintage, Night Tales, Hackney Social & The Globe

    Please note this wristband is for the showcase venues only and does not grant access to the conference or the UK Americana Awards 


    • 26 Jan 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Hackney Empire

    2023 UK Americana Awards tickets are now on sale directly from Hackney Empire TICKETS HERE

    AMA UK MEMBERS should access your DISCOUNT CODE HERE first before clicking through to the Empire website (you must be logged in to access it).

    Limited early bird tickets will be available until the 8th November and increasing in price from 9th November.

    If you have already purchased a delegate pass for UK Americana Music Week you do not need to purchase an additional awards ticket, this is included in your delegate pass.

    Award nominees will be announced on the 8th November.

    From blues to bluegrass; gospel to folk; to Southern rock, join the UK Americana Music Association for the year’s biggest celebration of American Roots music in the UK. After two years of COVID cancellations, the live awards show is back at Hackney Empire in 2023.

    Presented by Radio presenter, DJ and Americana Music fan Baylen Leonard and with special guest host the legendary broadcaster ‘Whispering’ Bob Harris, this show will feature special musical performances and guests from both sides of the Atlantic.

    The show will include awards for Best Song, Album, Artist, Emerging Artist and Musician, and also recognition for Lifetime Achievement, Musical Trailblazing and Grassroots support for Americana Music.

Past events

27 Jan 2022 UK Americana Awards 2022
25 Jan 2022 UK Americana Week 2022 Showcase Festival Wristband
24 Jan 2022 UK Americana Music Week 2022 Full Delegate Pass
16 Nov 2021 UK Americana Music Week 2022 Press Launch
15 Apr 2021 Seminar Series #2: How to break Canada: Festival & touring discussion.
1 Apr 2021 Seminar Series #2: Minding Your health Through A Global Pandemic
18 Mar 2021 Seminar Series #2 : Getting your music on the radio – How Americana acts can get their music onto the radio.
11 Mar 2021 Series #2: SYNC 101: How to get your music onto tv, films, ads and games.
4 Mar 2021 Seminar Series #2 Meet The Musicians' Union
25 Feb 2021 SEMINAR SERIES #2: Brexit 101: Everything you need to know as an independent artist
18 Feb 2021 SEMINAR SERIES #2: Achieving Success as a Completely Independent Artist: Presented by CD Baby & Songtrust
26 Jan 2021 AmericanaFest UK 2021 'Staying Connected'
17 Nov 2020 AmericanaFest UK 2021 Nomination Announcements
24 Sep 2020 Members Seminar: Digital Marketing and Social Media Tips for Artists
10 Sep 2020 Member Seminar: Role of Agents in the Next Phase of Online Shows
27 Aug 2020 Member Seminar: Optimising your YouTube Presence - Proper Music
13 Aug 2020 Member Seminar: Music Venue Trust - Save Our Venues
30 Jul 2020 Member Seminar: Get Played, Get Paid – An introduction to PPL
16 Jul 2020 Member Seminar : Funding for artists during COVID-19
2 Jul 2020 Member Seminar Series: The Art of Virtual Co-Writing
18 Jun 2020 MEMBER SEMINAR SERIES: Top tips for successful live streaming
4 Jun 2020 MEMBER SEMINAR SERIES: Understanding & Collecting Publishing Royalties
24 Apr 2020 Ramblin' Roots Revue
30 Jan 2020 UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2020
28 Jan 2020 AmericanaFest UK Showcase festival Wristbands
28 Jan 2020 AMA-UK Annual Conference 2020 FULL DELEGATE pass
27 Jan 2020 Americana Clash Charity Kick Off Night SOLD OUT
13 Sep 2019 The British Country Music Festival
6 Sep 2019 The Long Road Festival
19 Jul 2019 SummerTyne Americana Festival
30 May 2019 Red Rooster Festival
12 Apr 2019 Ramblin' Roots Revue

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