The GRAMMY Museum® Kicks Off 2017 Americana Series With An Evening With Rodney Crowell

THE GRAMMY MUSEUM® KICKS OFF 2017 AMERICANA SERIES WITH

AN EVENING WITH RODNEY CROWELL

In conjunction with the Americana Music Association & 88.5FM KCSN

Multi-GRAMMY®-winning singer/songwriter to visit Museum’s 200-seat Clive Davis Theater for special Q&A and Performance Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at 8 p.m.

Tickets on sale to general public starting Dec. 22, 2016 at noon

LOS ANGELES — The GRAMMY Museum® is thrilled to announce the kickoff of its 2017 Americana Series with An Evening With Rodney Crowell on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at 8 p.m. The multi-GRAMMY®-winning singer/songwriter will visit the Museum’s 200-seat Clive Davis Theater for a conversation moderated by Scott Goldman, Vice President of the GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares. The conversation will be followed by a performance.

 “We are so excited to welcome Rodney Crowell to our theater for the first program of the year in our Americana Series,” said Lynne Sheridan, Director of Public Programs & Artist Relations for the GRAMMY Museum and member of the Board of Directors for the Americana Music Association. “Aside from being an incredibly talented songwriter and musician, Crowell’s contributions to the music community and Americana genre are unmatched. We look forward to what will surely be an amazing evening of music and conversation.”

Tickets for An Evening With Rodney Crowell are $25 and can be purchased at AXS.com beginning Thursday, Dec. 22 at noon PST. All proceeds will benefit the education initiatives of the GRAMMY Museum.

Since the debut of the Americana Series at the GRAMMY Museum in 2014 with a program featuring singer/songwriter Mary Gauthier, the public programs series has featured groundbreaking artists including legendary and well-known acts like Steve Earle, Joe Henry, Lucinda Williams, Shelby Lynne, Drive-By Truckers, and Robert Earl Keen, along with rising stars Hurray for the Riff Raff, Jamestown Revival, The Milk Carton Kids, Jackie Greene, John Fullbright, and more. For more information on the Museum’s public programs, visit www.grammymuseum.org/programs

Rodney Crowell