Slice of Americana for GAC


Great American Country will air the Fourth Annual Americana Music Honors & Awards Monday, Sept. 26, at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. (EST/PST), the network said Friday.

The event will take place at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., Friday, Sept. 9.

Two-time Americana Honors & Awards recipient Jim Lauderdale will host.

“Great American Country has a core commitment to music programming that represents the entire range of country music, and the Americana genre is a key component of our overall mission of being the TV's country-music-category leader," vice president of programming Sarah Trahern said in a prepared statement.