Performers & Presenters Announced for Americana Honors & Awards Show

The Americana Music Association’s Festival and Conference has revealed the full list of performers and presenters for the 12th Annual Honors & Awards Show. Hosted by Jim Lauderdale and featuring a house band led by Buddy Miller, the show is set for Wednesday, September 18 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The program  will air live on [...] Read More

Presenters & Performers Announced for 7th Annual ACM Honors

Deana Carter, David Nail, Darius Rucker and Steve Wariner will serve as presenters as part of the 7th Annual ACM Honors. Dierks Bentley, Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris, Vince Gill and Paul Franklin, Kree Harrison, Robert Earl Keen, Lorrie Morgan, Jesse Keith Whitley, Chris Young and Thompson Square are set to perform. The evening, hosted [...] Read More

Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell & More to Perform at Petty Fest

Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, Buddy Miller, Norah Jones and Patrick Carney of the Black Keys are among the artists who will perform at Petty Fest, the signature event of Music City Eats: Nashville Food, Wine & Spirits Festival, on Saturday, September 21 at the War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville. Petty Fest Nashville celebrates all [...] Read More

Americana Honors & Awards 2013 Nominees Announced

The Americana Music Association has announced the nominees for the 2013 Honors & Awards. Winners will be revealed live at the annual Americana Honors and Awards on September 18 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. The show will air live on AXS TV. Shovels & Rope is the most nominated artist with four nods, [...] Read More

Happy Mother’s Day: Top 20 Country Songs About Mom

The perfect country song, according to David Allan Coe’s hilarious classic “You Never Even Called Me By My Name,” requires that you refer to trains, trucks, prison, gettin’ drunk and – of course – mama. By those standards, none of these songs are perfect, but they’re all at least very good at paying homage to [...] Read More