Jim Rooney To Be Honored At Americana Honors & Awards
August 6, 2009 at 1:17 PM (PT)
The AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION has announced that veteran NASHVILLE producer JIM ROONEY will receive the "Lifetime Achievement For Producer/Engineer" award at the 8th Annual AMERICANA HONORS & AWARDS ceremony. The event will be held SEPTEMBER 17th at the RYMAN AUDITORIUM in NASHVILLE.
ROONEY is best known for his GRAMMY-nominated albums with JOHN PRINE, IRIS DeMENT, TOM PAXTON and PETER ROWAN. He has worked on close to 150 albums total as an engineer, musician, producer and songwriter.
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