McKenna, White among newly added AmericanaFest artists
Thursday, August 30, 2018
– The AMERICANAFEST announced today that almost 50 artists will now play the fest in September in Nashville.
Lori McKenna, John Paul White and Eliza Gilkyson were among the newly named artists playing at the festival, which is being held Sept. 11-16. The Americana Music Association is sponsoring the festival.
Other performers include:
Andrew Leahey & the Homestead
Angela Perley & The Howlin' Moons
Beth Nielsen Chapman
Bill and the Belles
Freddy & Francine
Jacob Thomas Jr.
Ladies Gun Club
Penny & Sparrow
Pert Near Sandstone
The Barefoot Movement
The Brother Brothers
The Underhill Family Orchestra
The festival consists of performances, panels and an awards show. Brandi Carlile, Alejandro Escovedo, Radney Foster, k.d. lang,Emmylou Harris and Margo Price are among the panelists.
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