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Press applications for AMERICANAFEST® 2018 are now closed. Applications for 2019 will open in late spring.

Press Contacts:

Bryan Ros, The Americana Music Association®,

Jacquelyn Marushka, Marushka Media,,

Press Releases

Ceremony features electrifying performances by the next generation of pioneers plus Lifetime Achievement honorees, Rosanne Cash, Buddy Guy, k.d. lang, Irma Thomas
The Milk Carton Kids to Host and Buddy Miller Returns with All-Star House Band. Program will stream live on NPR and be taped for broadcast by CMT and PBS. Additional live audio broadcasts confirmed on SiriusXM’s Outlaw Country, WRLT, WSM and WMOT.
Additional Lineup to Include: Lori McKenna, Lillie Mae, Peter More, Lizzie No, Penny & Sparrow, John Paul White and more
Brian Wise & Shane Howard to Be Honored with Vanguard Awards, Margo Price, Diesel, Joshua Hedley, Little Georgia, Kasey Chambers featuring Alan Pigram and more to appear
Music industry conference highlights include k.d. lang keynote interview, conversations with Brandi Carlile, Mary Gauthier, Emmylou Harris and Margo Price, Ken Burns documentary preview with Dayton Duncan and more