The Final Round Of AmericanaFest Performers Announced

The final round of  lineup announcements was made a couple of weeks ago (while I was on vacation). I am excited that some more friends and personal favorites are on the list! I already wish this festival lasted for six weeks instead of six days so I could see everyone I want to see!

Some of those friends/favorites are: Birds of Chicago, Charley Crockett, JP Harris, Rev. Sekou and The Lone Bellow (to name a few).

This is an amazing festival/conference. Even if you only purchase a wristband, it is still a terrific experience. The full conference registration, in my opinion, is money well spent because you can attend panel discussions and receive invitations to special events.

The text of the press release follows.

“NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 21, 2018) – Get ready for the final round! We’re bringing to you today the remaining 52 of artists slated to perform at this year’s AMERICANAFEST®, Sept. 11-16 in various venues across Nashville, TN!

Check out our third lineup below and make sure to grab your 2018 Festival Wristband here if you haven’t already so you don’t miss out on all this good music.”

A complete list of performers can be found below.

2018 Festival Wristbands are currently on sale to the public at the wallet-friendly price of $75. Available on their website and in Nashville at Grimey’s New & Preloved Music and The Groove, Festival Wristbands allow admission into all evening showcase venues and select sanctioned parties and events.

Conference Registrations (currently on-sale at the standard rate of $449/$349 for Americana Music Association® members) can be purchased here and offer priority admission into all showcase venues, sanctioned parties, events and daytime educational panels. These passes also provide the opportunity for attendees to purchase up to two tickets per registration for the 17th annual Americana Honors & Awards on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at the historic Ryman Auditorium. At this time, only Conference Registrants may purchase Honors & Awards show tickets. For more details on tickets to the Americana Honors & Awards, click here.

Artists Confirmed to Play AMERICANAFEST® 2018 (Final round artists appear in boldface type):
Aaron Lee Tasjan
Alejandro Escovedo
Amanda Shires
American Aquarium
American Folk
The Americans
Amy Helm
Amythyst Kiah
Andrew Combs
The Andy Golledge Band
Arkansas Dave
Ashley Monroe
Asleep at the Wheel
Austin Lucas
The Band of Heathens
Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons
Birds of Chicago

The Black Lillies
Blackfoot Gypsies
Bobby Long
Bones Owens
Bottle Rockets
Brandi & the Alexanders
Brandy Clark
Buddy Miller
Buffalo Gospel
Caitlin Canty
Caleb Caudle
Candi Staton
Carolina Story
Carson McHone
Catherine Britt
Cedric Burnside
Chance McCoy
Charley Crockett
Charlie Faye & The Fayettes
Choir! Choir! Choir!
Chris Gantry
Chris Shiflett

The Commonheart
Courtney Hartman
Courtney Marie Andrews

Daniel Donato
Darling West
Dawn Landes
Dead Horses
Devon Gilfillian
Dom Flemons
Doug Seegers
Drivin N Cryin
Dylan Pratt
The Earls of Leicester
Elise Davis
Elizabeth Cook

Emily Scott Robinson
Erin Rae
Esther Rose
Fanny Lumsden
Fantastic Negrito
Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
Ghost of Paul Revere
Great Peacock
Guthrie Trapp
Guy Davis
H.C. McEntire
Hayes Carll
Hayley Thompson-King
Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs
Holly Macve
Hymn For Her
Ian Moore
Ian Noe
Ida Mae
I’m With Her
Israel Nash
J2B2 (John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band)
Jackie Greene
Jade Jackson
Jaime Wyatt
Jamie McLean Band
Janiva Magness
Jason Boland & The Stragglers
Jason James
Jedd Hughes
Jeffrey Foucault
Jeremy Pinnell
Jerry Douglas
Jill Andrews
Jim Lauderdale
Jim White
Joe Purdy
John Carter Cash
John Craigie
John Hiatt
John Oates
John Paul Keith
John Prine and Friends
John Smith
Johnny Irion
The Josephines
Josh Rennie-Hynes
JP Harris
Kaia Kater
Kathy Mattea
Katie Pruitt
Kelsey Waldon
Kim Richey
Kirby Brown
Kristin Andreassen
Kyle Daniel
The Last Revel
Leah Blevins
Lee Ann Womack & Friends
Lee Roy Parnell
Lera Lynn
Leslie Stevens
Lilly Hiatt

Lindsay Lou
Liz Brasher
Logan Ledger
The Lone Bellow
Lucie Silvas
Lucky Lips
Luke Winslow-King
Lula Wiles
Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear
Mando Saenz
Mandolin Orange
Mandy Barnett
Mary Gauthier
Max Gomez
The McCrary Sisters
McKenzie Lockhart
Mike & The Moonpies
Mike Farris
The Milk Carton Kids
Mindy Smith
Molly Tuttle
Mountain Heart
My Politic
Neighbor Lady
New Reveille

Nicki Bluhm
Nicholas Jamerson
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
The Nude Party
Oliver Hazard
Ordinary Elephant
Paul Cauthen
Peter Bradley Adams

Peter Case
Phil Cook
Phil Madeira
Prinz Grizzley and his Beargaroos
Pony Bradshaw
The Reckless Electric
Rev. Sekou
Richard Thompson

River Whyless
Robbie Fulks with Linda Gail Lewis
Robby Hecht & Caroline Spence
Ron Pope
Rosanne Cash
Ross Cooper
Ruby Boots
Ruen Brothers
Ruston Kelly
Sam Lewis
Sam Morrow
Samantha Fish
Sarah Borges
Sarah Siskind
Scott Mulvahill
Shemekia Copeland
Shook Twins
The Small Glories
Sons Of Bill
Southern Avenue
The Suffers
Sugaray Rayford Band
Sunny War
Taylor Kingman
Them Coulee Boys
Thomas Csorba
Tim Bluhm
Tom Freund
Tommy Ash
Tommy Emmanuel
Town Mountain
Treetop Flyers
Tyler Childers
Tyler Ramsey
Tyrone Cotton
Van William
Walter Salas-Humara
The War and Treaty
The Watson Twins
The Way Down Wanderers
Whiskey Wolves of the West
Will Hoge
William Crighton
William Fitzsimmons
William Prince
William the Conqueror
Wood & Wire
Worry Dolls
Yola Carter

About suze72

I've loved the arts all my life... I go to a lot of concerts, take lots of photos and want to share them. Every once in a while I do something other than a concert, too. The Boston area is full of opportunities to indulge my passion - I'd like to help make it yours too!

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