As music industry heads to SXSW, question lingers: Could Nashville support such a festival?

Why don’t we have something like Austin's big festival here in Nashville? And do we even need one?   More

The Backpage: Just what is Americana?

Actual definition of 'Americana' has been a divisive and hotly contested subject for the past decade   More
bluethm.jpg

Kimbrough bringing friends to the Bluebird

The latest installment of the Americana Live at the Bluebird Series will benefit the Americana Music Association More

Rooted in the past, Americana blasts off into the future

Americana Music Association (AMA) Executive Director Jed Hilly is exuberant about how far this relatively new genre has come More
16WEBbushTHUMB.jpg

AMA festival, awards show bring the stars out

Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium will provide the ‘centerpiece’ for the conference that opens Wednesday. More
Syndicate content