Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Announces Next...

Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Announces Next...

Western Edge: The Roots and Reverberations of Los Angeles Country-Rock, presented by City National Bank, opens September 30 with three days packed with events, performances, and more!

Catch Dave Alvin’s (the Blasters, the Knitters) interview and performance on Friday, September 30, and come back Saturday, October 1, for a panel discussion, From Bluegrass to Country-Rock, featuring Rodney Dillard, Chris Hillman, Bernie Leadon, John McEuen, Larry Murray, and Herb Pedersen.

Catch our full schedule of interviews, performances, and more, including family programming for music fans of all ages.

Family and Ford Theater programs are free to members—click below to reserve tickets in advance. Opening weekend programming made possible in part by the Academy of Country Music and exhibit travel partner, American Airlines.

Gear up for opening weekend by streaming the official Western Edge Playlist on Amazon Music. This mix features tunes by three decades of artists who influenced or were influenced by the sound which came to be known as country-rock, rounded out by the next wave of influential LA roots artists.

Don’t miss a minute of this year’s AMERICANAFEST at the Museum. Lyle Lovett kicks off the weekend on Thursday with a conversation and performance in the intimate Ford Theater, followed by a Songwriter Session with Daniel Tashian on Saturday.

Conversation and Performance: Lyle Lovett
Thursday, September 15, 12:00 – 1:00 PM, Ford Theater

Conversation and Performance: The Black Opry’s Holly G, the Kentucky Gentlemen, Nikki Morgan, Aaron Vance, and Julie Williams
Friday, September 16, 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM, Ford Theater

Songwriter Session: Daniel Tashian
Saturday, September 17, 12:00 – 12:45 PM, Ford Theater

Film Preview: “They Called Us Outlaws
Saturday, September 17, 2:30 – 3:30 PM, Ford Theater

Tickets available Friday, August 26 at 12:00 PM.