FOLK ALLEY and NPR MUSIC PRESENT A LIVE WEBCAST OF THE AMA AWARDS
Join Folk Alley and NPR Music for a live webcast of the 2010 AMA Awards and Honor Show this Thursday (9/8) beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. The webcast is hosted by veteran Americana music radio DJ Jessie Scott and will be streamed at FolkAlley.com and NPRMusic.org. Performances will also be archived for on-demand listening.
This annual event, presented by the Americana Music Association, returns to the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville and features performances by roots music stars and emerging artists. John Mellencamp, a 2010 Americana Lifetime Achievement Award honoree, will open the show. Artists expected to perform include Emmylou Harris, The Avett Brothers, Rodney Crowell, Wanda Jackson, Rosanne Cash, Patty Griffin, Sam Bush, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Ryan Bingham, Corb Lund, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Joe Pug, Sarah Jarosz and Will Kimbrough.