Sam Bush & Jim Lauderdale To Host Tonight's 24th Annual IBMA Awards Nominations
Aug 14, 2013
Nominations for the 24th International Bluegrass Music Awards to be announced August 14
The Nashville press conference at the Loveless Barn, hosted by Sam Bush and Jim Lauderdale, will be shown live, via Music City Roots’ live-stream coverage, at three locations in Raleigh, NC, host city for World of Bluegrass 2013
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 31, 2013 – Bluegrass fans all over the globe can watch live as the final nominees for the 24th International Bluegrass Music Awards are announced on Wednesday, August 14 at 5:00 pm Central; for the third year in a row, Music City Roots will broadcast the nomination press conference live at www.musiccityroots.com, from the Loveless Barn in Nashville, Tennessee.
Also this year, bluegrass supporters in Raleigh, North Carolina – host city for IBMA’s World of Bluegrass 2013, Sept. 24-28 – have the opportunity to watch the live August 14 nominations broadcast with fellow music fans at “viewing parties” at three venues - The Irregardless Cafe, 901 W Morgan St (reservations recommended: 919-833-8898, ext. 0), Lincoln Theatre, 126 E Cabarrus St (information: 919-821-4111) and Tir na nOg, 218 S Blount St (reservations recommended: 919-833-7795) - in downtown Raleigh, starting at 6:00 pm Eastern.
Celebrated bluegrass artists/songwriters Sam Bush and Jim Lauderdale will host the Aug. 14 nominations press conference.
Subscribers to SiriusXM can also listen to the August 14 press conference live on the “Bluegrass Junction” channel, with coverage starting at 5:00 pm central.
The International Bluegrass Music Awards will take place in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium (in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts) at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, Sept. 26.