A brand new music occasion in North Texas appears to be taking up SXSW: Referred to as the
Fort Price Music Competition & Convention on the Stockyards, it is a music networking convention for aspiring brokers, managers, promoters, and rising native Texas-based artists, that may happen throughout a number of venues on the Stockyards.
Based on a launch, it will happen from March 2-4 — per week earlier than SXSW, which in 2023 runs from March 10-19.
The occasion will start with a VIP Get together at Tannahill’s on March 1, adopted by three days of panels, workshops, and performances.
Produced by Reside Nation in partnership with Chef Tim Love and Larry Joe Taylor, their purpose is to generate consciousness of Texas’ music scene: uniting music fans, exhibiting rising artists the right way to set up themselves within the business, and serving as a showcase for up-and-coming Texas expertise.
Stockyards venues will embrace Tannahill’s Tavern & Music Corridor, Tannahill’s Tavern Lounge, White Elephant, Atico Restaurant and Lounge, Love Shack, The Barn @ The Drover, and extra to be introduced.
Passes went on sale Friday, January 13 at Ticketmaster.com. One move will get attendees into panel discussions, workshops with established artists, community periods with business specialists, and dwell performances.
Ticket costs should not but listed on their web site however begin at $39 for a general-admission ticket to exhibits for one evening, or $79 for exhibits on all three nights. A convention badge ticket which will get you entry to all exhibits plus convention panels is $199. It tops out with a 4-day VIP ticket — entry to the entire above plus personal bar, VIP tables, and VIP membership with cocktails, lunch, & dinner ready by Tim Love — for $549.
Keynote audio system embrace:
Eddie Kolesel, Why & How ManagementArtists Josh Abbott and Brendon Anthony of the Texas Music OfficeMartha Taylor, Promoter and Lawyer for LJT FestivalArtist Radney FosterArtist and pageant promoter Larry Joe Taylor and Quinn Donahue of C3 PresentsHenry Glasscock, reserving agent from WME Ray Johnston, former skilled basketball participant, most cancers survivor, and now artist,
Artists scheduled to carry out embrace Mike Ryan, Kevin Fowler, Radney Foster, Graycie York, Josh Weathers, Gary P. Nunn, Michael Martin Murphey, Deryl Dodd, Prophets & Outlaws, The Tejas Brothers, Davin James, Max Stalling, Dave Perez, Tommy Alverson, Larry Joe Taylor, and extra.
Larry Joe Taylor is a songwriter, rancher, and producer of the most important independently-owned outside 6-day music pageant in Texas, often called the Larry Joe Taylor Texas Music Competition (aks “LJT”). He and his household have additionally produced different occasions comparable to “Pickin’ at Possum” at The Lush (Possum Kingdom Lake), “Sizzling Chili Days Cool Mountain Nights” in Crimson River, New Mexico, “Island Time” in Isla Mujeres, MX, and “Coastin and Cruisin” Songwriter’s Cruise.