Americana Music Association Unveils 2023 Award Nominations
May10

Americana Music Association Unveils 2023 Award Nominations

Americana Music Awards Nominations 2023 Margo Price – Photo: LTTL Americana Music Awards 2023 Nominations Revealed GrassRoots Music Tour The Americana Music Association has announced the nominees for its 22nd annual Americana Honors & Awards. Below is a complete list of categories and nominees. ALBUM OF THE YEAR: “Big Time,” Angel Olsen; Produced by Angel Olsen and Jonathan Wilson “Can I Take My Hounds To...

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My Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016
Sep27

My Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016

Read my review of the Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016 Nashville Tennessee 27 September 2016 It has been another incredible few days. The Americana Music Conference Festival and Conference (aka AmericanaFest) this year has been crammed with so many highlights that will resonate with me for years to come. This is my fourth consecutive Americanafest and about my eighth visit to Music City.  The more times I come here the...

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Americana Honors and Awards 2016
Sep23

Americana Honors and Awards 2016

Read my look at the Americana Honors and Awards Show 2016 It proved again to be the musical highlight of the year. The Americana Music Association’s Honors and Awards 2016 were held last night at the magnificent Ryman Auditorium.  It is my fourth consecutive time here and, frankly, there is no other event that I can recall that has so many terrific performers in one place showcasing their talent, either individually or in...

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The Milk Carton Kids Are A Joy To See And Hear
Jun10

The Milk Carton Kids Are A Joy To See And Hear

Review The Milk Carton Kid’s ‘The Ash & Clay’ It’s taken me a little while – too long in fact. I’ve been hearing good things about The Milk Carton Kids over the past few weeks.  I then discovered that the duo had been nominated for Emerging Artist Of The Year in the Americana Honors and Awards in Nashville.  Knowing that there’s every chance that they would be performing while I was there...

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