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17th - 21st JANUARY 2024

What is Your Roots Are Showing?

Immerse yourself in a conference that sets the gold standard for the music industry: it’s more than an event—it’s a revelation.

Behold an unparalleled lineup of 100+ live performances, where emerging talents and seasoned experts alike will captivate you with their artistry. This is more than a conference; it's a stage where the future of music comes alive.

Navigate the bustling corridors of our Trade and Gig Fair, where industry influencers are ready to connect. It’s not just a sidebar—it’s the core of the conference, opening doors to collaboration and career advancement.

Our hands-on workshops are where conference learning gets personal. Whether you’re new to the industry or a seasoned veteran, elevate your skills and understanding of music creation, appreciation, and promotion.

Get a seat at the table during our riveting panel discussions, featuring thought leaders who will bring you up to speed on the industry’s most pressing issues and emerging trends, particularly in the folk and traditional genres.

Don’t miss the Dundalk Live Music Trail, the conference’s melodic capstone, where the city becomes your stage for unexpected performances and musical discoveries.

Your Roots Are Showing - Ireland's Folk Conference is a Non Profit Organization.

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Don't miss out on a transformative musical journey with our Official Showcase Artists at Your Roots Are Showing Folk Conference! Witness raw talent collide with timeless tradition—this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience you'll regret missing. Register now and be part of the magic!

During the conference, there will be many opportunities for non-showcase attendees to perform and jam with musicians from around the world during Sessions in the lobby until the wee hours of the night. These will take place after the Official Showcase performances.  

Growing YOUR Roots
 

Panels. Showcasing. Networking. Workshops.

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42+

100+

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  OVER 60 INDUSTRY LEADER SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS
OVER 42 ESSENTIAL WORKSHOPS AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS
OVER 100
SHOWCASE ARTISTS PARTICIPATING
  4 OFFICIAL SHOWCASE STAGES
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