Local Artists

This February, the Birthplace of Country Music (BCM) accepted submissions from local bands to play at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion music festival.  The Festival will take place Friday, September 15 – Sunday, September 17, 2017 in Downtown Bristol TN/VA.

submission criteria Included:

Only bands based within 50 miles of Bristol TN/VA  will be considered.

BCM accepted submissions from Friday, February 3 – Friday, February 24, 2017

If your band is selected to play this year’s Festival we will notify you.

Please do not contact the Birthplace of Country Music to inquire about your submission. You will be contacted if selected.

The application process is now closed. 

Please check back on Thursday, May 4, 2017 to view the full lineup.



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MUSEUM: 520 Birthplace of
Country Music Way
Bristol, VA 24201
(423) 573-1927

BUSINESS OFFICE: 416 State Street, Suite A
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 573-1927