Avett Brothers, Dave Rawlings, Ray Wylie Hubbard Lead Americana Music Awards 2010 Nominees
The nominees for the ninth annual Americana Music Awards have been announced, and they include Paste favorites The Avett Brothes (Duo/Group of the Year and Song of the Year for “I and Love and You,”), Carolina Chocolate Drops (Duo/Group of the Year) and many more.
Scheduled to take place Sept. 9 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, the Americana Awards will feature a a Buddy Miller-led band and host Jim Lauderdale.
Album of the Year:
The List by Rosanne Cash
A Friend of a Friend by Dave Rawlings Machine
Downtown Church by Patty Griffin
A. Enlightenment B. Endarkenment (Hint: There is no c) by Ray Wylie Hubbard
Artist of the Year:
Ray Wylie Hubbard
Duo Group of the Year:
The Avett Brothers
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Band of Heathens
Dave Rawlings Machine
Instrumentalist of the Year:
New & Emerging Artist:
Song of the Year:
“The Weary Kind" Written by Ryan Bingham and T Bone Burnett-performed by Ryan Bingham
“Drunken Poets Dream” Written by Hayes Carll and Ray Wylie Hubbard performed by Ray Wylie Hubbard
“Ruby” Written by Dave Rawlings and Gillian Welch-performed by Dave Rawlings Machine
“I and Love and You” Written and performed The Avett Brothers
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