News

  • 2018 Americana Music Association Award Nominees Announced

    • 2018-05-16
    • Linda Fahey

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 15, 2018) - The Americana Music Association® announced the nominees for its 17th annual Honors & Awards show at an intimate members-only ceremony held at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum.

  • John Prine's 'Tree of Forgiveness' Out Today

    • 2018-04-13
    • Linda Fahey

    John Prine’s highly anticipated new album, The Tree of Forgiveness, is out today. Released on his own independent label, Oh Boy Records, the album is Prine's first collection featuring new material in over 13 years and was produced by Grammy Award winning producer Dave Cobb. 

  • Patty Griffin Announces Additional 2018 Summer Tour Dates

    • 2018-04-13
    • Linda Fahey

    GRAMMY® Award-winning singer/songwriter Patty Griffin has announced additional summer tour dates for 2018. These shows will see Griffin performing with her deeply talented long-time guitarist David Pulkingham. Acclaimed Canadian folk artist Rose Cousins will appear as support on select shows.

  • Calling All Educators! World Music Education Courses

    • 2018-04-12
    • Linda Fahey

    This summer, Smithsonian Folkways is offering several week-long certificate courses for all levels of educators who seek to teach and facilitate an understanding of music across world cultures.