Americana Honors & Awards Show At Ryman Auditorium September 9th
July 15, 2010 at 1:41 PM (PT)
The 9th annual AMERICANA HONORS & AWARDS ceremony, part of the AMERICANA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND CONFERENCE, will be held in NASHVILLE at the RYMAN AUDITORIUM on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th It is open to all conference attendees as well as the general public.
Each year, the AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION honors distinguished members of the music community with six member-voted annual awards and with several Lifetime Achievement Awards. The Honors & Awards are presented by the GIBSON FOUNDATION. JIM LAUDERDALE will continue his tenure as master of ceremonies, joined for another year by BUDDY MILLER and his all-star house band. More than 2,000 artists, music lovers and industry executives attend the annual show, which is broadcast internationally via Sirius/XM Radio, BBC2, and Voice of America.
Confirmed performers so far this year include: EMMYLOU HARRIS, AVETT BROTHERS, RODNEY CROWELL, WANDA JACKSON, ROSANNE CASH, PATTY GRIFFIN, SAM BUSH, RAY WYLIE HUBBARD, RYAN BINGHAM, CORB LUND, CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS, JOE PUG and WILL KIMBROUGH.