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Highlights of the 2013 Americana Awards

57 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 26 September 2013

Bob hosts a special programme from the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville featuring highlights from the 2013 Americana Association Awards. There'll be live music and chat from nominees and performers which this year include JD McPherson, Stephen Stills, & the Old Crow Medicine Show. Plus a very special moment when Bob gets to honour a childhood hero!

Music Played

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  • The 2013 Americana Music Association Honours and Awards

    Album of the Year:  “Old Yellow Moon,” Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell

    Artist of the Year: Dwight Yoakam

    Duo Group of the Year:  Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell

    Song of the Year:  “Birmingham,” Shovels & Rope

    Emerging Artist of the Year:  Shovels & Rope

    Instrumentalist of the year:  Larry Campbell

    Trailblazer Award:  Old Crow Medicine Show

    Spirit of Americana / Free Speech in Music Award co-presented by the Americana Music Association and the First Amendment Center:  Stephen Stills

    Lifetime Achievement for Instrumentalist: Duane Eddy

    Lifetime Achievement Award for Executive: Chris Strachwitz

    Lifetime Achievement for Performance:  Dr. John

    Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriter: Robert Hunter

    President’s Award: Hank Williams


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