The Shires

CMA reveals 2017 International Awards recipients

April 6, 2017 in News

The Country Music Association recognises those who have contributed most to the development of the genre outside the United States… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Lisa Redford at the AMA Stage

Special report: AmericanaFest UK

March 10, 2017 in Events

Lisa Redford reports on what else, apart from the UK Americana Awards, was going on at AmericanaFest UK this year… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Richard Thompson

UK Americana Awards nominees revealed

November 17, 2016 in Events, News

The 2017 shortlist is announced and singer-songwriter Richard Thompson will receive its highest honour, the UK Americana Lifetime Achievement Award… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Danny George Wilson

First UK Americana Awards takes place

February 4, 2016 in Events, News

Danny And The Champions Of The World and Gretchen Peters were big winners at the inaugural ceremony held last night… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

First Aid Kit

Americana Albums Chart launches in UK

January 28, 2016 in Events, News

Official Charts Company starts UK rundown of top-selling Americana music, and First Aid Kit made 2015’s biggest selling Americana LP… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

UK Americana Awards 2016

UK Americana Awards nominations revealed

December 15, 2015 in Competitions, Events, News

The nominations shortlist is announced ahead of the first UK Americana Awards taking place in Hackney, London on 3 February… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,