Irma Thomas to Receive Americana Lifetime Achievement Award for Performance

// 6.26.18

“Soul Queen of New Orleans” to be honored at the 17th Americana Honors & Awards, September 12 in Nashville, Tennessee

Americana Music Association® Announces Second Round of Showcasing Artists

// 6.20.18

Second Lineup to Include: Courtney Marie Andrews, Nicki Bluhm, John Hiatt, I’m With Her, Logan Ledger, The Milk Carton Kids, John Prine and Friends, Tyler Ramsey, Ruen Brothers, The Suffers and more

Americana Music Association® Announces Fifth Annual AMERICANAFEST NYC, Aug. 11 & 12

// 6.11.18

Featuring Joe Henry, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real and Mavis Staples

k.d. lang to receive Americana Trailblazer Award on Sept. 12

// 6.7.18

Outspoken icon to be honored at the 17th Americana Honors & Awards on September 12 in Nashville, Tennessee

Buddy Guy To Receive Americana 
Lifetime Achievement Award for Instrumentalist

// 5.23.18

Visionary blues legend to be honored during 17th Americana Honors & Awards Ceremony, September 12 in Nashville, Tennessee

Comrades in Song

// 5.22.18

Join Us for Comrades in Song: A Tribute to the East Nashville Community Spirit

June 21 | The Basement East | 6:30pm Hang | 8pm Show

Come celebrate a special group of artists during this one-of-a-kind tribute show where distinguished members of the East Nashville community will be paying homage to each other's bodies of work through song.

Americana Announces 2018 Honors & Awards Nominees

// 5.14.18

The Americana Music Association® announced the nominees for its 17th annual Honors & Awards show this afternoon at an intimate members-only ceremony held at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. 

The 2018 Americana Honors & Awards Nomination Ceremony - May 15

// 5.8.18

Livestream our 2018 Nominations Ceremony on Tuesday, May 15 for nominees, must-see performances and more

The First Round of Performers for AMERICANAFEST® 2018 is Here

// 4.18.18

More than 250 artists to play critically acclaimed festival in Nashville, TN including American Aquarium, Jerry Douglas, Lee Ann Womack & Friends and more.

N.Y. Tribute Concert for Pioneering Women of Songwriting to Benefit Americana - May 9

// 4.3.18

A benefit concert for the Americana Music Association® at Music Hall Of Williamsburg on Wednesday, May 9 will feature some of this generation’s greatest talents paying homage to the pioneering women in songwriting history.

Join Brandy Clark, Todd Snider & Tift Merritt at the Americana Spring Celebration | April 12-15

// 2.16.18

Our 8th annual Americana Spring Celebration will take place at the renowned Blackberry Farm in Walland, TN.

AMERICANAFEST® 2018 Showcase Submissions Are Open

// 2.13.18

We're accepting showcase applications for AMERICANAFEST® 2018 through Monday, March 26.

AMERICANAFEST® at Folk Alliance - Feb. 16

// 2.7.18

Going to Folk Alliance this year? We've partnered with our friends in Kansas City, MO to bring 2018 FAI Conference Registrants a one-of-a-kind showcase, AMERICANAFEST® style.

AMERICANAFEST℠ Pre-GRAMMY® Salute to Emmylou Harris - Jan. 27

// 1.12.18

Featuring Brandi CarlileMary Chapin CarpenterBrent CobbRodney CrowellSteve EarleValerie JuneJack IngramThe Secret Sisters and more at City Winery NYC on Jan. 27