Nashville Meets London Partners with Buck’ N Bull Saloon to Host Festival Pre-Party, ‘Southern Fridays’ Cruise Down River Thames


Event Set for Friday, July 27; Tickets Now Available Here



(Nashville, Tennessee – May 1, 2018) Nashville Meets London (NML) has announced an exciting new addition to this year’s Nashville Meets London Music Festival experience.  Prior to the festival’s kick-off, on Friday, July 27, Buck’ N Bull Saloon and NML will come together to host an official festival pre-party; a ‘Southern Fridays’ boat cruise down the River Thames.

The program will include acoustic performances by Liv Austen, Frankie Davies, and Raintown, and a DJ set by Baylen Leonard featuring fan-favorites spanning Country and Americana.  The lineup is subject to further additions. 

Tickets to this exclusive event are extremely limited and £35 per person with food included. Limited VIP table packages for 8 people are also available.  Tickets can be purchased at

The boat will embark at Canary Wharf Pier at 18:40 and depart at 18:55.  Live performances will kick-off at 20:00 with Baylen Leonard hosting a DJ set at 21:00. The boat disembarks at 23:00.

About Nashville Meets London Music Festival Launched in August 2016, Nashville Meets London features established and exciting new talent from Nashville, Tennessee and the U.K.  The FREE 2-day Nashville Meets London Music Festival is part of Canary Wharf’s Arts + Events programme which offers tenants and visitors over 300 diverse and culturally inspired events. The 2018 Nashville Meets London Music Festival will be held July 28-29 at Canada Square Park in Canary Wharf. 

About Nashville Meets London: Nashville Meets London is an international entertainment brand providing opportunities and supporting the globalization of Americana and Country music. The brand’s mission is to expand on the cultural and economic exchange of music while driving more synergy between the recording and live performance industries in the United States and the United Kingdom. For more information about Nashville Meets London, visit, and follow the brand on Facebook (@NashvilleMeetsLondon), Twitter (@NashMeetsLondon), Instagram (#NashvilleMeetsLondon), and Spotify.

About Buck’ N Bull Saloon: 
Buck’ N Bull Saloon is a pop-up country music bar and country music event promoter based in London. They organize some of the hottest country music party’s in the capital on a bi-monthly basis as well as other country events in and around London. For more information about Buck’ N Bull Saloon, visit, and follow them on social media @BuckNBullLDN.


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