Lordy, Lordy, Rounder Records Is 40!
August 25, 2009 at 7:40 AM (PT)
ROUNDER RECORDS is celebrating the big 4-0 in style. On OCTOBER 12th, many of ROUNDER'S acts will gather at the GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE in NASHVILLE to celebrate 40 years of making great music with an event that will benefit NARAS' GRAMMY IN THE SCHOOLS program.
ALISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION featuring JERRY DOUGLAS, BELA FLECK, MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER and IRMA THOMAS will be among the many performers to take the stage and salute the label. The event will be hosted by actress/singer/songwriter MINNIE DRIVER.
If you can't make it to MUSIC CITY for the show don't worry, HIGH FIVE ENTERTAINMENT will be on hand to film the festivities for a PBS special that will air in MARCH 2010. Tickets go on sale this FRIDAY (8/28) at 10a (CT) and are available through TICKETMASTER, the RYMAN AUDITORIUM box office and the GRAND OLE OPRY box office.