Americana Music Awards verliehen

Am 12. September wurden in Nashville im altehrwürdigen Ryman Auditorium die diesjährigen Awards der Americana Music Association verliehen.

Hier die Liste der Nominierten (Gewinner fett und rot) in den einzelnen Kategorien:

Album of the Year

Here We Rest – Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit
I’ll Never Get Out of this World Alive – Steve Earle
The Harrow & The Harvest – Gillian Welch
This One’s For Him: A Tribute to Guy Clark – Various Artists
 

Artist of the Year

Gillian Welch
Hayes Carll
Jason Isbell
Justin Townes Earle
 

Emerging Artist of the Year

Alabama Shakes
Dawes
Deep Dark Woods
Robert Ellis
 

Song of the Year

“Alabama Pines” – Written by Jason Isbell and performed by Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit
“Come Around” – Written and performed by Sarah Jarosz
“I Love” – Written by Tom T. Hall and performed by Patty Griffin
“Waitin’ On The Sky” – Written and performed by Steve Earle
 

Instrumentalist of the Year

Buddy Miller
Chris Thile
Darrell Scott
Dave Rawlings
 

Duo/Group of the Year

Carolina Chocolate Drops
Civil Wars
Gillian Welch & Dave Rawlings
Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit
Punch Brothers
 

Lifetime Achievement Award for Performance

Bonnie Raitt
 

Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting

Richard Thompson
 

Lifetime Achievement Award for Instrumentalist

Booker T. Jones
 

Lifetime Achievement Award for Executive

Dennis Lord