Avett Brothers to Headline Americana Fest 2014
The Avett Brothers are set to headline at the 15th Annual Americana Music Festival in Nashville this fall.
The festival, which takes place Sept. 17-21, will feature 160 artists performing on 11 different stages around Music City, including 3rd & Lindsley, the Basement, City Winery, High Watt, Cannery, Mercy Lounge, the Rutledge, Station Inn, Music City Roots, Downtown Presbyterian Church and Musicians Corner. The Avett Brothers will be headlining an outdoor show at Riverfront Park downtown on Saturday, Sept. 20.
Half of the performing artists for the festival have been announced, including Rodney Crowell, Parker Millsap, Greensky Bluegrass, Hayes Carll, Joe Purdy and Josh Ritter. A full lineup of the announced artists is available here.
The festival kicks off with the 13th annual Americana Honors & Awards Show Sept. 17 at the Ryman Auditorium. Admission to all concerts is included with conference registration. Tickets are available here.