Louis Meyers’, founder of SXSW, has just relocated to Kansas City and brought the Folk Alliance with him. Up until last year the Folk Alliance was located in Memphis, TN, now they have moved to Kansas City and they are bringing lots of people with them. The Folk Alliance conference draws more than 2,000 participants for workshops, lectures. showcases, and panels. The first conference is scheduled for February 19-23, 2014.
membership info: http://www.folkalliance.org/membership/
conference info: http://www.folkalliance.org/conference/
To read more about the Folk Alliance check out the article that was in The Pitch last week: http://www.pitch.com/kansascity/folk-alliance-international-kansas-city-river-market-louis-meyers/Content?oid=3376487…