Category Archives: alt.country

“A Night For Austin” Fundraiser Featuring Paul Simon, Willie Nelson, Vince Gill, Lyle Lovett and More

Austin, Texas, the self-professed “lLive Music Capital of the World” has announced “A Night For Austin,” a television and streaming event to raise money for the community of Austin in reaction to the closures and…

Brandi Carlile, Lukas Nelson, Jeff Tweedy & More Pay Tribute To John Prine

The loss of singer/songwriter John Prine due to complications associated with COVID-19 has hit fans and members of the Americana community hard. Few artist of his stature were as generous of spirit and touched so…

Quarantine Hoedown Livestreams (Sarah Shook, Vandoliers, Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn, more)

Today’s Livestreams (Friday, March 20): Bloodshot Records Virtual SXSW Day Part. 2PM-9PM via Facebook Live/a>. Live performances by Unkle Schmidty, Jason Hawk Harris Sarah Shook, The Waco Brothers, Rookie, Big Cedar Fever & Vandoliers! Rhett…

Willie Nelson To Be Honored at Grammy Week Americana Music Association Benefit Concert

In keeping with its honoring music legends in the runup to the Grammy Awards (who in many ways prefers to forget them), the Americana Music Association will be producing a solute to none other than…