Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana
Friday, January 24 at 9:00 p.m.
Enjoy an all-star celebration of Nashville’s Americana music scene.
Artists scheduled to appear in "Nashville 2.0" include: Alabama Shakes, Billy Bragg, Laura Cantrell, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Rosanne Cash (pictured), The Civil Wars, Elizabeth Cook, Rodney Crowell, Dawes, Jerry Douglas, John Fullbright, Shakey Graves, Emmylou Harris, The James Hunter Six, The Mavericks, Mumford & Sons, Shovels and Rope and Dwight Yoakam.
"Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana" captures Nashville, known around the world as “music city,” in its role as the historic home of music icons and institutions, as well as rising stars and young musicians who arrive with new sounds and dreams of making it big. Creating the musical landscape of tomorrow, Nashville is home to Americana music, the 21st century version of country, roots-rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B, gospel and blues. This special explores the American musical melting pot, looking to the future while embracing the breadth and genius of roots music artists.