“A Star is Born” Ignites Interest in Roots Music Allowing a for New Tour Map

“Americana has racked up plenty of buzz, chart success and accolades lately, but there’s one thing the genre’s stewards believe its fast-rising artists could use a lot more of: places to play live.

So the Americana Music Association is rolling out a new tool to help artists book tours along the East Coast from New England to southern Florida. The Americana Tour Blueprint connects the association’s member-artists on appropriate venues in cities with radio stations, retailers, and local press that are friendly to roots music…”

Read full Billboard article here: https://www.billboard.com/articles/business/8482385/americana-tour-blueprint-tool-venues-radio-retailers-roots-music