Seventy of the more than 180 artists slated to play this year’s Americana festival were announced today. John Paul White, Indigo Girls, Green River Ordinance and Wynonna & The Big Noise are among the marquee acts scheduled to perform.
The roots music extravaganza, now in its 17th year, will go down September 20-25 at various venues throughout Nashville. Showcase wristbands are now available for $60 and can be purchased at Grimey’s and The Groove in Nashville, or online at mercylounge.com.
Wristbands grant entry into all showcase venues and select parties and events. Festival and conference registrations, which offer priority admission for all events, run $225 for members and $325 for non-members, and can be purchased here. Only conference registrants can purchase Honors & Awards show tickets at this time.
T Bone Burnett has been tapped to deliver the keynote address at this year’s conference.
Read our recap of the 2015 festival here.
List of Artists Confirmed to Play AmericanaFest:
BJ Barham of American Aquarium
Cedric Burnside Project
Green River Ordinance
John Paul White
Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams
Lee Ann Womack
Penny & Sparrow
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
Sons of Bill
Teddy Thompson & Kelly Jones
The Ballroom Thieves
The Black Lillies
The Bottle Rockets
The Cactus Blossoms
The Handsome Family
The Last Bandoleros
William Clark Green
Wynonna & The Big Noise