• Nominations sought for Americana Honors & Awards

    The Americana Music Association is inviting members to submit nominations for the the 2014 Americana Honors & Awards, which will be announced during their Americana Music Festival & Conference (9/17-21) in Nashville. Categories include best album, song, artist, emerging artist, instrumentalist and duo/group

  • 2011 AMA Awards announcement live online

    Today's (5/23) press conference to announce the 2011 Honors & Awards nominees from the Americana Music Association will be streamed live online. The announcements will be made from the Gibson Showroom in New York city starting at 2:30 p.m. (EDT). Roseanne

  • Americana Music Awards on NPR

    NPR and Folk Alley have posted the audio from the 2010 Americana Music Awards show online. The 2.5 hour show, hosted by Jim Lauderdale, includes the presentations of awards, and musical performances by artists from a wide range of musical

  • Americana 2008 Top 100 Albums

    The Americana Music Association has recently published its Top 100 Albums for November 19, 2007 through to November 10, 2008. In keeping with the success at the Americana award show on September where Robert Plant & Alison Krauss won the Album

  • AMA nominations include bluegrass artists

    The nominees for the 2008 Americana Music Association Honors and Awards have been announced, and as is usually the case, a number of bluegrass or bluegrass-related acts are in the running. Alison Krauss and Robert Plant are nominated for Album Of

  • Skaggs and Hornsby at AMA Conference

    Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby will be performing on stage together during the 6th Annual Americana Honors & Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium on November 1. The event is part of the Americana Music Association's annual conference, which runs

  • 2007 Americana Award nominees announced

    The Americana Music Association has announced the nominees for their 2007 Honors and Awards, with the winners to be announced on November 1 during their 6th Annual Americana Music Association's Honors and Awards Show in Nashville. Several of the nominees will