The Americana Music Association’s Festival and Conference has revealed the full presenter and performer lineup for its 12th Annual Honors & Awards Show, presented by Nissan, which is set to take place on Wednesday, September 18 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium.
The event will include performances by Robert Hunter, Old Crow Medicine Show, Dr. John, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Richard Thompson, John Fullbright, Shovels & Rope, Milk Carton Kids, JD McPherson, Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison, Holly Williams and Duane Eddy. Original Buffalo Springfield members Stephen Stills and Richard Furay will also come together to play the band’s iconic song “For What It’s Worth,” and third-generation musician Holly Williams will offer a tribute to her late grandfather Hank Williams Sr.
Richie and his band are finally making their way across the Pacific. Billboard Live Tokyo and Billboard Live Osaka will be hosting these events. A total of six shows will take place on mainland Japan where Richie will be sharing music from his entire career. Buffalo Springfield, Poco, SHF, and more…
Check out this list of songs that have the power to transport people to another time and place, setting off a flood of memories.
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It was a fabulous night of music at both venues. Every opportunity to perform in Richie’s home state is always special for the band. Much love to our friends and family in Colorado.
Colorado mountains I can see your distant skies
You’re bringin’ a tear of joy to my eyes
Jam, rehearse and perform live as Rock n Roll Fantasy Camp present British Iconic lead singer Roger Daltrey of The Who, guitar great Dave Navarro of Jane’s Addiction and Hall of Fame singer song writer Richie Furay of Buffalo Springfield to play with you live and in person January 23rd -27th, 2013.