Abby Anderson, Tenille Townes and More Join Tortuga Music Festival Next From Nashville Stage

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Written by Lauren Laffer
Abby Anderson, Tenille Townes and More Join Tortuga Music Festival Next From Nashville Stage
Abby Anderson, Photo courtesy of Black River Entertainment; Tenille Townes; Photo Credit: Jessica Steddom

The Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL continues to grow year after year, with its 2019 festival shaping up to be one of the biggest and best. On Tuesday morning, Jan. 15, the festival revealed the full lineup for its Next From Nashville stage, featuring Abby Anderson, Gabby Barrett, Travis Denning, Everette, Filmore, Lauren Jenkins, Caroline Jones, Levon, Walker McGuire, Logan Mize, Seaforth, Natalie Stovall, Tenille Townes, Rachel Wammack and Waterloo Revival.

2019 marks the first year the Next From Nashville stage has made its way to the sandy Florida beaches. The stage, which features the brightest new acts out of Music City, has appeared previously at sister festivals Faster Horses Festival, Watershed Festival and Country Lakeshake.

These rising acts will be featured among the previously announced main stage lineup. Those artists include Kenny ChesneyThomas RhettJason AldeanDanielle BradberyKane BrownSheryl CrowDelta RaeLindsay EllMorgan Evans, Flo Rida, Chris JansonJillian Jacqueline, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Cody JohnsonElle KingDustin LynchMaddie & TaeMidlandMaren MorrisDavid Lee MurphyCarly PearceCassadee PopeRaeLynnMichael Ray, Trombone Shorty, Mitchell Tenpenny and The Wailers, with more acts to be announced in the coming weeks.

Upon its inauguration in 2013, the Tortuga Music Festival has strived to provide fans with an unforgettable experience, while also raising funds and awareness about marine conservation and research. A portion of ticket sales go towards those efforts. Fans can learn more onsite at the Rock the Ocean’s Conservation Village or online at

The Tortuga Music Festival will take place April 12-14, 2019 on the shores of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park in Florida. For more information, visit