Evening Programming

  See the Official Showcase Artists page for a downloadable Excel schedule of Official Showcase artists with bios

Schedule subject to change and will be updated each Monday (if there is a change). Updated January 15, 2018.

Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018

Benton's 20th Floor

SPONSORED BY Yep Roc & Merlefest

6:00pmRosie & the Riveters
6:45pmGrant-Lee Phillips
7:30pmMissy Raines
8:15pmThe Stray Birds
9:00pmSteve Poltz
9:45pmAnna & Elizabeth

Brookside

6:15pmAnne McCue
7:00pmChristie Lenée
7:45pmCrys Matthews
8:30pmOliver Swain
9:15pmJohn Flynn
10:00pmJames Maddock

Century C

Sponsored By globalFEST

6:15pmCuñao
7:00pmVillalobos Brothers
7:45pmThe Next Generation Leahy
8:30pmBlack Umfolosi
9:15pmMaking Movies
10:00pmDelhi 2 Dublin

Garden Terrace

6:00pmCubanisms
6:45pmCeleigh Cardinal
7:30pmSally & George
8:15pmKim Taylor
9:00pmin/PLANES
9:45pmJohnsmith

Liberty

SPONSORED BY SOUNDS AUSTRALIA

6:15pmDaniel Champagne
7:00pmShelley Segal
7:45pmHat Fitz & Cara
8:30pmMonique Clare
9:15pmRuby Boots
10:00pmWilliam Crighton

Pershing E/W

SPONSORED BY The Blues Foundation

6:15pmHans Theessink
7:00pmChris “Bad News” Barnes
7:45pmRita Chiarelli
8:30pmGuy Davis
9:15pmJohn Oates
10:00pmRuthie Foster

Pershing N

6:00pmTom Chapin
6:45pmErin Costelo
7:30pmDizraeli
8:15pmJack Semple
9:00pmKristian Blak
9:45pmAerialists

Shawnee Mission

6:00pmFiver Fines
6:45pmElsten Torres
7:30pmDylan Menzie
8:15pmTom Prasada Rao
9:00pmAllison Pierce
9:45pmMary Gauthier

Washington Park Place 1

6:00pmMarcella René Simien
6:45pmDan Navarro
7:30pmOver the Rhine
8:15pmRoyal Wood
9:00pmAnais Mitchell
9:45pmAmerican Folk starring Joe Purdy & Amber Rubarth

Washington Park Place 3

SPONSORED BY International Bluegrass Music Association

6:15pmCourtney Hartman
7:00pmHackensaw Boys
7:45pmNewTown
8:30pmRachel Baiman
9:15pmMolly Tuttle
10:00pmMile Twelve

Friday, Feb. 16, 2018

Benton's 20th Floor

SPONSORED BY Canadian Independent Music Association

6:00pmUnion Duke
6:45pmThe LYNNeS
7:30pmSuzie Vinnick
8:15pmColter Wall
9:00pmDevarrow
9:45pmJulian Taylor

Brookside

6:15pmAmbre McLean
7:00pmLiz Stringer
7:45pmAmanda Rheaume
8:30pmFindlay Napier
9:15pmCy
10:00pmJake Morley

Century C

SPONSORED BY Showcase Scotland Expo

6:15pmTalisk
7:00pmFara
7:45pmRURA
8:30pmBreabach
9:15pmElephant Sessions
10:00pmSKERRYVORE

Garden Terrace

6:00pmJon Langford's Four Lost Souls
6:45pmCharlie Mars
7:30pmMatthew Byrne
8:15pmHenry Nam
9:00pmEarle and Coffin
9:45pmRaine Hamilton String Trio

Liberty

6:15pmNewpoli
7:00pmRadio Free Honduras
7:45pmDaoirí Farrell
8:30pmNathalie Pires with Ensemble Iberica
9:15pmKolonien
10:00pmSam Reider and The Human Hands

Pershing E/W

SPONSORED BY Madison House Inc.

6:15pmStephen Kellogg
7:00pmTrace Bundy
7:45pmKuinka
8:30pmSouthern Avenue
9:15pmLisa LeBlanc
10:00pmHeather Maloney

Pershing N

SPONSORED BY Mundial Montréal

6:00pmSara Ajnnak
6:45pmShauit
7:30pmYirrmal
8:15pmMartha Redbone Roots Project
9:00pmAnika Moa
9:45pmDIGGING ROOTS

Shawnee Mission

SPONSORED BY AmericanaFest

6:00pmAHI
6:45pmDanni Nicholls
7:30pmThe Small Glories
8:15pmMadisen Ward and the Mama Bear
9:00pmNeyla Pekarek
9:45pmParsonsfield

Washington Park Place 1

SPONSORED BY Pinecone and The City of Raleigh

6:00pmWild Ponies
6:45pmEmiSunshine & The Rain
7:30pmCathy Fink & Marcy Marxer
8:15pmGiri & Uma Peters
9:00pmThe War and Treaty
9:45pmTrout Steak Revival

Washington Park Place 3

6:15pmThe Sea The Sea
7:00pmEljuri
7:45pmJeremy Dutcher
8:30pmSvjata Vatra
9:15pmAlex Meixner Band
10:00pmOuroboros

Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018

Benton's 20th Floor

SPONSORED BY COMPASS RECORDS GROUP and NO DEPRESSION

6:00pmThe Mastersons
6:45pmKittel & Co.
7:30pmChastity Brown
8:15pmJohn Gorka
9:00pmJorma Kaukonen
9:45pmRob Ickes and Trey Hensley

Brookside

6:15pmOrdinary Elephant
7:00pmAriane Mahrÿke Lemire
7:45pmHannah Sanders & Ben Savage
8:30pmWorry Dolls
9:15pmShreem x Celtic Remixing
10:00pmRussell deCarle

Century C

SPONSORED BY Folquébec

6:15pmBoogát
7:00pmConnie Kaldor
7:45pmLes Poules à Colin
8:30pmVox Sambou
9:15pmBon Débarras
10:00pmLes Grands Hurleurs

Garden Terrace

SPONSORED BY Kansas Public Radio

6:00pmAbbie Gardner
6:45pmVictor & Penny
7:30pmBeppe Gambetta
8:15pmJayme Stone’s Folklife
9:00pmRonny Cox
9:45pmEvie Ladin Band

Liberty

SPONSORED BY The International Americana Music Show

6:15pmLarissa Tandy
7:00pmLeaf Rapids
7:45pmOld Hannah
8:30pmJohn Smith
9:15pmDarling West
10:00pmMartyn Joseph

Pershing E/W

SPONSORED BY Texas Music Office & The Kessler

6:15pmJaimee Harris
7:00pmRachel Laven
7:45pmThe Western Flyers
8:30pmSaulPaul
9:15pmSam Baker
10:00pmBob Livingston

Pershing N

SPONSORED BY Culture Ireland

6:00pmIn The Willows
6:45pmJarlath Henderson
7:30pmWallis Bird
8:15pmJohn Blek
9:00pmMick Flannery
9:45pmYe Vagabonds

Shawnee Mission

SPONSORED BY Woody Guthrie Center

6:00pmRoanoke
6:45pmAna Egge
7:30pmThe Accidentals
8:15pmThe Crane Wives
9:00pmDanny Burns
9:45pmThe Mammals

Washington Park Place 1

SPONSORED BY ASCAP

6:00pmDayna Kurtz
6:45pmGretchen Peters
7:30pmDar Williams
8:15pmRose Cousins
9:00pmNatalia Zukerman
9:45pmLaura Cortese & the Dance Cards

Washington Park Place 3

6:15pmSarah Jane Scouten
7:00pmWild Rivers
7:45pmThe Fugitives
8:30pmMegan Bonnell
9:15pmMaybe April
10:00pmFortunate Ones

Symphonic Distribution

Mission Statement

The mission of Folk Alliance International is to nurture, engage, and empower the international folk music community - traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional - through education, advocacy and performance.

Additional Conference Events

2018 FAI Conference

DATE: February 14-18, 2018

LOCATION: Westin Crown Center Hotel, Kansas City, MO, USA

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