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Check out the first 164 of 240 acts slated to showcase Sept. 22-25 in Nashville, TN
Jackson Browne, Valerie June, Aoife O'Donovan and Joe Henry to lead panels at 21st annual AMERICANAFEST
Current public initiatives include “All Americana” social media campaign and conference panels spotlighting Black, Hispanic/Latine, LGBTQ+ voices during 2021 AMERICANAFEST
Nominees like Black Pumas, Brandi Carlile, Valerie June and more were revealed during a live-streamed ceremony
Limited number of passes now on sale for Sept. 22-25, 2021
First-ever joint board meeting focuses on 2021 initiatives in areas of diversity & inclusion, education and development
Featuring Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit and Nathaniel Rateliff, see who else made the list
NPR Music’s World Café, SiriusXM, Gimme Country and more to feature special programming on this year’s nominees and winners
Kathleen Edwards and Rita Houston; Brandy Clark, Tanya Tucker and Lee Ann Womack; Rhiannon Giddens and Ann Powers Added as Surprise Speakers to Virtual Conference Next Week
The Milk Carton Kids, Margo Price and Lucinda Williams round out virtual conference programming lineup
Plus, catch Béla Fleck, Sierra Hull, Sarah Jarosz, Chris Thile and more at the virtual conference, Sept. 16-18
Elvin Bishop, Rosanne Cash, Ry Cooder, Angela Davis, Alice Randall, Bonnie Raitt, Paul Thorn, RIAA’s Mitch Glazier and Michele Ballantyne added to programming lineup at Thriving Roots
Black Pumas, Ken Burns, Brandi Carlile, Mary Gauthier, Emmylou Harris, Taj Mahal and Yola lead first programming lineup for upcoming virtual conference, Sept. 16-18
Three-day virtual conference experience to feature programming with Rosanne Cash, John Leventhal, Mavis Staples, Rhiannon Giddens and more
Featuring Brandi Carlile, The Highwomen, Brittany Howard, the Late John Prine + More