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AmericanaFest Announces Second Round of Performers, Including Hayes Carll, Amanda Shires, Lori McKenna & More

AmericanaFest Announces Second Round of Performers, Including Hayes Carll, Amanda Shires, Lori McKenna & More

Almost 300 artists will descend upon Nashville for the 17th annual AmericanaFest on Sept. 12–17. Today (June 28), the Americana Music Association announced the second round of artists—84 in total—who are slated to perform during the six-day event, including Hayes Carll, Amanda Shires, Lori McKenna, Drive-By Truckers, David Ramirez, The Wood Brothers and more. Previously…MORE

Giant Ole Opry

Giant Ole Opry

The Grand Ole Opry will honor Don Williams on Tuesday, May 30, with performances by Alison Krauss, John Prine, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, all of whom appear on the tribute album, Gentle Giant: The Songs of Don Williams (May26).MORE

Reba McEntire, John Prine, Jason Isbell & More to Headline Fundraiser at the Ryman on May 3

Reba McEntire, John Prine, Jason Isbell & More to Headline Fundraiser at the Ryman on May 3

Reba McEntire, John Prine and Jason Isbell will headline Love Letters—Thistle Farms’ 20th anniversary fundraiser—on May 3 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Thistle Farms helps female survivors of trafficking, prostitution and addiction by providing safe and supportive housing, the opportunity for economic independence and a strong community of advocates and partners. Founded by Becca Stevens in…MORE

2016 Americana Music Awards Red Carpet Photos

2016 Americana Music Awards Red Carpet Photos

Last night (Sep. 21) the Americana Music Association held their annual Americana Music Awards at the Ryman Auditorium. It was a star-studded show with an eclectic list of performers including Steve Earle, Dwight Yoakam, William Bell, The Milk Carton Kids, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, Margo Price, George Strait and many others. We have listed…MORE

Listen to Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires’ Striking New Tune, “The Color of a Cloudy Day”

Listen to Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires’ Striking New Tune, “The Color of a Cloudy Day”

If you’ve ever seen Jason Isbell and his wife, Amanda Shires, perform together, you know they are a formidable tandem capable of evoking a range of emotions from their audience. Their new song, “The Color of a Cloudy Day,” does just that—dueling vocals coupled with Jason’s guitar and Amanda’s fiddle create a powerful combination. Co-penned…MORE

Watch Jason Isbell Get Bonnaroo Kicked Off by Singing “Flagship”

Watch Jason Isbell Get Bonnaroo Kicked Off by Singing “Flagship”

Beginning today (June 9), Bonnaroo Music Festival invades Manchester, Tenn., for four days and nights. A bevy of country and Americana stars will be performing at the festival this year, including Chris Stapleton, Sam Hunt, Maren Morris and Jason Isbell, who is the 2016 ambassador for the Bonnaroo Works Fund, an organization that supports education…MORE

Watch Jason Isbell Perform “Cover Me Up” at the Country Music Hall of Fame

Watch Jason Isbell Perform “Cover Me Up” at the Country Music Hall of Fame

Jason Isbell and Old Crow Medicine Show teamed up with the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development for a concert series—Soundtrack of America: Made in Tennessee—at Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame on Tuesday (May 24). The intimate show of mostly Music City industry folks was live streamed onto a screen in downtown Chicago, where a crowd gathered to…MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Nov. 16 include Montgomery Gentry’s 20 Years of Hits and Kip Moore’s Room to Spare: The Acoustic Sessions.