1) LIVE STREAMS & RE-BROADCASTS: RT Receives Americana Music Association Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting
9/18/2012 (updated 9/22/2012)
PHOTOS & VIDEO: RT WINS AMA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR SONGWRITING!
PRESS & MORE PHOTOS: AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION HONOR & AWARDS
PHOTOS: RT IN NASHVILLE, SIRIUS XM RADIO AND STATION INN
PHOTOS: RT AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM
Bonnie Raitt presents Lifetime Achievement Award to Richard Thompson.
Photo by Susan Bibeau for FolkAlley
Richard Thompson received the
Other recipients included Bonnie Raitt (Lifetime Achievement Award for Performing)
Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting
from the Americana Music Association
on September 12 in Nashville, TN!
Booker T. Jones (Lifetime Achievement Award for Instrumentalist).
An edited version of the show will run nationally on Austin City Limits/PBS.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 8PM ET
The Mix: Americana Music Awards 2012
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 4PM CT
LIVE ON SIRIUS XM
RT will sit in with Jason Isbell, Steve Forbert & Sarah Watkins
for a songwriter session to be broadcast live on Sirius XM Radio Outlaw Channel (60) from their Nashville Studio on Broadway @ 4pm.
22 SEPTEMBER 2012 - 10PM ET
Tune into the
Buddy and Jim Radio show
SiriusXM Outlaw County Radio (Channel 60)
Buddy and Jim are doing a wrap-up of the week at Americana Music Conference in Hour One.
Hour Two will feature a re-broadcast of the September 13th Americana's Most Wanted:
Richard Thompson, Jason Isbell, Steve Forbert and Sarah Watkins Songwriter Session.
The show will replay at these times during the week:
Saturdays 10 pm ET
Sundays 10 am ET
Mondays 2 am ET & 2 pm ET
Wednesdays 12 am ET & 10 pm ET
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 11PM
RT solo/acoustic showcase at Station Inn. Americana Conference registrants will have first chance to see the show but there are also festival wristband available for purchase through the Americana Music Association.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 1:30PM CT
Join RT for a special Songwriter Session in the Ford Theatre at the Country Music Hall of Fame Museum. RT will be playing a few songs and will discuss his music with the audience. Admission to the Songwriter Session is included in the regular museum ticket.
NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 12: Gibson Guitar presentation to Honoree Richard Thompson during the 11th Annual Americana Honors & Awards at The Ryman Auditorium.
Americana Music Festival & Conference September 12-15 in Nashville
Richard receives Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting
at the Honors and Awards show on Sept. 12 in Nashville TN
at the Historic Ryman Auditorium.
Americana Music Association Conference Honors & Awards
The Award show will be broadcast live via several outlets. Here's a list. We hope you'll be able to catch it via radio or TV.
RADIO: WSM, SiriusXM's Outlaw Country, BBC2, Voice of America and npr.org on the web.
TV: Austin City Limits/PBS- an edited version of the show will run week of November 10th on PBS nationally.
Not only will Richard be picking up an award, he'll be performing one of his own songs as well as sitting in with the Americana All Star Band led by Buddy Miller for a tune. And that's not all Richard will be up to during the Americana Conference!