'Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana' Documentary to Premiere Nov. 22 on PBS

Posted on November 18, 2013 | by Amber von Nagel


On Friday, PBS will air a new documentary titled Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana which will explore the city’s past, present, and future. The documentary will be featured as part of the 2013 PBS Arts Fall Festival.

PBS recently announced the full roster of artists appearing in the documentary. The lineup includes (in alphabetical order) Alabama Shakes, the Avett Brothers, Billy Bragg, Laura Cantrell, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Rosanne Cash, the Civil Wars, Elizabeth Cook, Rodney Crowell, Dawes, Jerry Douglas, John Fullbright, Shakey Graves, Emmylou Harris, the James Hunter Six, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, Jim Lauderdale, the Lone Bellow, the Mavericks, the Milk Carton Kids, Buddy Miller, Mumford and Sons, Shovels and Rope, Richard Thompson, and Dwight Yoakam.

The documentary will be paired with an Americana music concert from Austin City Limits. The concert will feature Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, Shovels and Rope, Kelly Willis and Bruce Robison, the Milk Carton Kids, Old Crow Medicine Show, Holly Williams, Dr. John, Duane Eddy, John Fullbright, Stephen Stills, Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale.

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