Americana Music Festival Slated For September 8th-11th
August 30, 2010 at 7:28 AM (PT)
The AMERICANA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND CONFERENCE is slated for WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th through SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th in NASHVILLE. EXENE CERVENKA, WANDA JACKSON, HAYES CARLL, CHARLIE LOUVIN, TODD SNIDER, ABIGAIL WASHBURN, CORB LUND, MARY GAUTHIER, DEFIBULATORS, SARAH JAROSZ, DEX ROMWEBER DUO, PAUL THORN, DALE WATSON, DARRELL SCOTT, SHELBY LYNNE, TONY JOE WHITE and RAUL MALO are among the artists who will perform showcases during the festival at NASHVILLE’s live music venues. Check out a full list of artist showcases here.
The 9th Annual AMERICANA HONORS & AWARDS will take place THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th at the RYMAN AUDITORIUM in downtown NASHVILLE and feature performances by EMMYLOU HARRIS, AVETT BROTHERS, RODNEY CROWELL, WANDA JACKSON, ROSANNE CASH, PATTY GRIFFIN, SAM BUSH, RAY WYLIE HUBBARD, RYAN BINGHAM, CORB LUND, SARAH JAROSZ, CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS, JOE PUG, WILL KIMBROUGH and more. The 2010 AMERICANA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD honorees are WANDA JACKSON, JOHN MELLENCAMP, LUKE LEWIS, GREG LEISZ and BRIAN AHERN. For more information on all achievements award winners, click here.
The festival will also feature panels at the DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE SHERATION HOTEL, beginning at 2p (CT) on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th. Check out a full list of panels here.
For more information on registration and tickets for all AMERICANA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND CONFERENCE events, click here.