Van Morrison For Americana!

Van Morrison will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting at Americana Honors & Awards &  will be headlining AmericanaFest Ascend Amphitheater show on September 14
The Americana Music Association has announced that the legendary Van Morrison will be headlining our Ascend Amphitheater show this year along with his daughter Shana Morrison on Thursday, September 14 during AmericanaFest 2017! It will be Morrison’s first performance in Nashville in eight years!
Morrison will also be honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting at the 2017 Americana Honors & Awards at the Ryman Auditorium on September 13.
To buy tickets before anyone else, you must either join as a member of the Americana Music Association here or purchase an AMERICANAFESTconference registration here by 11:59 p.m. (CDT) on Sunday, May 14.
You will then receive a direct ticket link with a pre-sale code via email the following day so you can get in on this special pre-sale opportunity on May 16 beginning at 10 a.m. (CDT) Tickets will be made available here to the general public on May 19 at 10 a.m. (CDT).
Brian Wise

Brian Wise was the Editor of Addicted To Noise‘s Australian site from 1997 – 2002. The site won two ONYA Awards as Best Online Music Magazine in 1999 & 2000. He has also been Editor since its reincarnation in 2013. He also presents the weekly music interview program Off The Record on 102.7 Triple R-FM ( in Melbourne. It is networked to 45+ stations across Australia on the Community Radio Network and is a four-time winner of the Best Music Program Award from the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia. In 2012, it was nominated as a finalist in the Excellence in Music Programming category. Brian was also the Founding Editor & Publisher of Rhythms Magazine and is now its Senior Contributing Editor.

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