The Americana Music Festival and Conference will bring the best Americana musicians in the business to Nashville, TN from September 8th to the 11th. Popular alternative country musicians like the Avett Brothers, Emmylou Harris, and Rodney Crowell will take the stage and play some of their hits on the final evening of this 4 night event while awards are handed out to outstanding Americana music contributors by host Jim Lauderdale. The Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel will be holding conferences on the ways of getting into the music business as a part of the festival. In addition, the entire town will be welcoming Americana musicians to play at various venues all over Nashville. This event is huge for Americana fans!
When you aren’t busy enjoying alternative country music, head out for some traditional favorites played by country legends, rising stars, and current popular musicians at the Ryman with Opry Country Classics. Opry Country Classics is a unique show that is only on available on Thursdays for the month of September. Luckily for you, it is available on September 9th while you’re in town for the festival! Come and hear the best in the business sing classic country songs that have withstood the test of time.
Of course, if you’ve come to Nashville for music, you won’t want to leave without going to the Grand Ole Opry. This show has been legendary in the city of Nashville since its start 85 years ago at the Ryman Auditorium. Country stars and new talent are constantly asking to come and play at the Grand Ole Opry, so when you go to this show, you’re certain to hear some wonderful country music.