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UK Americana Awards 2020 nominees

UK Americana Awards 2020 Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2020 UK Americana Awards were announced tonight at the AmericanaFest UK press launch, presented by this year’s International Artist of the Year winner Mary Gauthier and Baylen Leonard. Congratulations to all of the nominatees which once again include many Proper distributed artists and groups. The fifth annual AmericanaFest UK 2020 takes […]

AmericanaFest 2019 in pictures

AmericanaFest 2019 in Pictures

AmericanaFest, the annual event which brings together fans and music industry professionals alike, offering six days of celebration through seminars, panels and networking opportunities by day and raw, intimate showcases each night is over for another year. Despite the scorching heat, we had a brilliant time meeting up with labels, artists and friends and listening […]

AmericanaFest 2019

AmericanaFest 2019 Honours and Awards nominees

The nominees for the 18th annual Americana Honours & Awards were announced last night from the rehearsals ‘Mavis & Friends: Celebrating 80 Years of Mavis Staples’. The nominees were announced live on Facebook by the presenters of last years awards, The Milk Carton Kids, who were joined by Mavis Stables for the Artist of the […]

UK Americana Award Winners

UK Americana Awards – The Winners

The fourth annual UK Americana Awards show took place last night at Hackney Empire in London. Hosted by Bob Harris OBE, the awards show included performances from Bennett Wilson Poole, Jade Bird, Mary Gauthier, Ben Glover, Graham Nash, Rhiannon Giddens, Curse of Lono, Isreal Nash and more. We were thrilled to see Proper distributed acts […]

The Proper Music Party at AmericanaFest 2018

The Proper Music Party at AmericanaFest 2018

At this years AmericanaFest in Nashville, which takes place next month, we will once again be having a Proper Music Party in association with the AMA-UK. This year we’re looking forward to performances at the event from Ana Egge, Neilson Hubbard, Kim Richey and Ben Glover, so if you’re heading along to AmericanaFest, be sure […]