Modern Music

Featuring Helena Deland, Gingger Shankar, and Alex Zhang Hungtai

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
June 21, July 19, August 13

Modern Music is a concert series that showcases intimate performances from artists working at the nexus of experimental music, alternative rock, jazz, world music and electronic underground. Taking place in The Modem’s auditorium and produced by Fortress Presents, the inaugural series kicks off in the summer of 2018 with an eclectic offering of three celebrated emerging artists.

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Fortress Festival 2018

Modern Art Museum and
Will Rogers Memorial Center
April 28 and 29

Recently named one of 20 Can’t Miss Music Festivals for 2018 by Harper’s Bazaar, Fortress Festival is the destination music festival for North Texas. Taking place on the grounds of Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth’s world-renowned Cultural District, the two-day festival is a partnership between Fortress Presents and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Featuring two outdoor stages, the 2018 festival will include performances by Father John Misty, Chromeo, Courtney Barnett, De La Soul, RZA ft. Stone Mecca, Chicano Batman, Tune-Yards, The Voidz, Rapsody, Shabazz Palaces, Hurray For The Riff Raff, Lee Fields and The Expressions, Jay Som, Waxahatchee, The Texas Gentlemen, the Vandoliers, Pearl Earl, Cure for Paranoia, Andy Pickett, Midnight Opera, Henry the Archer, Ronnie Heart, Francine Thirteen, Juma Spears and Sammy Kidd of Mean Motor Scooter. Between sets, attendees can immerse themselves in the world-class galleries and architecture surrounding the festival grounds.

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Modern ’til Midnight: Haunt

with Bright Light Social Hour, Israel Nash, Vodeo, Atlantis Aquarius

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
October 27, 2017 – 6:00pm

We teamed up with our Fortress Festival friends and partners at the Modern Art Museum to support this amazing event that features live music on the lawn and late night access to the exhibition Misty Keasler: Haunt.

Services provided:
Marketing and ticketing support

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Kimbell Fest: Casanova

with Wild Belle and Henry the Archer

Kimbell Art Museum
October 14, 2015 5-10pm

It was a pleasure to brainstorm with the Kimbell staff in identifying the perfect acts to compliment the mood and aesthetic of their Casanova exhibit and themed event.

Service provided:
Talent buying, production/sound for main stage, marketing

Photo by Rasy Ran

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Fortress Festival

Modern Art Museum and Will Rogers Memorial Center
April 29 and 30

Our flagship event, Fortress Festival a brand new destination music festival for North Texas. The annual two-day festival had it’s inaugural event on April 29 & 30, 2017 in Fort Worth’s world renowned Cultural District drawing more than 9,000 people from 33 states. Featuring two days of an all-star lineup of acts such as Run the Jewels, Purity Ring, Flying Lotus, Nathaniel Ratliff and the Night Sweats and Slowdive, Peter Hook and the Light, S U R V I V E, Whitney, Alvvays, and much more.

Photo by Ismael Quintanilla

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Fortress Presents is an event production and promotion company based in Dallas and Fort Worth, TX specializing in unforgettable entertainment experiences, including the celebrated annual Fortress Festival. Our brand is synonymous with high profile events featuring thoughtfully curated content and precision productions.

Planning / Booking / Production / Marketing

Our services are available across North Texas for your next public or private event. The industry network and experience of our team can make any event turn-key for you while leaving an indelible impression on your guests.

We also have the capability to promote your event or venue to our own highly engaged audience.

Our participation can range from full service to a la carte support. We look forward to hearing about how we can help with your next festival, concert series, corporate event or private party. Drop us a line and let us know how we can help.