Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion is an authentic live music experience in the heart of Historic Downtown Bristol, Virginia/Tennessee – the birthplace of country music and home to the legendary 1927 Bristol Sessions.
With more than 130 acts of live music on 20 stages over the course of three days, visitors from all over the world travel to the festival to pay homage to the region’s rich music culture and witness the influence of that heritage on the sounds of today.
From Americana, country, and progressive roots music to traditional bluegrass, old-time, Celtic, and blues, Bristol Rhythm is a celebration of the very best in Appalachian roots music’s past, present, and future.
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion achieved Best Festival from the Southeast Tourism Society and is the proud recipient of the Gold Bronze Pinnacle from the International Festivals & Events Association in 2016.
Official Bristol Rhythm ’17 lineup to be announced in April/May 2017.