The 2018 AMA-UK Conference moves this year to Hackney House, London on 31st Jan-1 st Feb 2018.
Full schedule now live https://theamauk.org/conference-news/conference-schedule-2018
Join us for Two full days of lively panel discussions, inspiring songwriting workshop, industry presentations and a mixed bag full to bursting of some of the finest Americana music from around the world!
Key Note Speaker 2019: Billy Bragg
2018 AMA-UK Delegate Pass includes:
2 full days entry to the AMA-UK Conference at Hackney House
AmericanaFestUk 2018 Wristband for entry to all showcasing venues on 31st Jan 2018
Priority Entry to special event with The Orphan Brigade & Friends, film & live music on 30th Jan 2018 in Hackney
1 x ticket to The UK Americana Awards Show 2018 at Hackney Empire on 1st Feb 2018
Lunch provided during conference
Exclusive Delegate goody bag
Networking Drinks hosted by Southern Comfort
Networking Market Place on day 2
The first day of The AMA-UK Conference is packed full of panels, conversation, presentations and the chance to meet up with industry friends old and new who travel from all over the world to contribute to what really is fast becoming an amazing community of like minded Americana artists, managers, bookers, promoters, broadcasters, musicians, independent labels and fans.
Throughout the conference a whole host of industry professionals will be on hand to meet with on a 1-1 basis. Discover new music, great hospitality and a genuinely warm welcome at the AMA-UK Conference 2018 which we hope will offer every single delegate the opportunity to build on their success in the industry.
Held on the second day of the AMA-UK Conference 2017, the Songwriting Workshop provides a fantastic opportunity to delve in to what really makes Americana tick: the song! This years panelists are Mary Gauthier, Chris Difford, Beth Neilsen Chapman and Sam Baker
The conference offers the unique opportunity for delegates to workshop one of their songs with four of the top songwriters and experts in Americana. Day 2 draws to a close with legendary broadcaster Bob Harris In Conversation with Joe Henry!
All this ahead of the glittering UK Americana Awards Show which starts later in the evening just a short distance away in the iconic Hackney Empire.
Prices: £165.00 non-members (plus £1 per ticket online, £1.25 per ticket over the phone)
AGE LIMIT: 18+ recommended
Weds 31 Jan and Thurs 1 Feb 2018
Venue: HACKNEY HOUSE, London. UK
Curtain Road, Hackney, London. EC2A 3LT
Conference registration will be open from 8.45am-3.45pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018 at the conference venue Hackney House, (25-27 Curtain Road, Hackney, London, EC2A 3LT
Early Wristband exchange: For all delegates at the Kick off event on the 30th Jan at The Empire Bar From 6pm – 10pm