Highlights from the Ameripolitan Awards 2018 from the Graceland Resort in Memphis, TN.
Exciting Performances from Italian Honkytonkers, The Don Diego Trio and local standouts Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders.
Featuring Joe Wortell and the Natural Law and Wild Earp and the Free For Alls.
Headlined by Nashville's own Pat Reedy (Ameripolitan Award Nominee) and the Long-Time Goners with special guests Gin Palace Jesters
Two of America's favorite honkytonkers live at a fabulous show in Evanston, IL. (Make mine a Lonestar).
Matinee performance by 2018 Ameripolitan Award Winner (Rockabilly Female) Bailey Dee & Her Late Nite Bait. With special guests, The Modern Sounds featuring virtuoso Chicago guitarist and 2019 Ameripolitan Award Nominee, Joel Paterson.
Muscular performance from the men of The Hillbilly Casino live at the Nashville Boogie, Nashville, TN. May 25.
Twinbill featuring "Twin-Peaks" Blues and Country from the one and only Tav Falco featuring Mario Monterosso and his irrepressible guitar. Up next, UK teddyboy Levi Dexter and the Gretsch Brothers. Nashville TN, May 25.
Ameripolitan Award Nominee (Best Honky Tonk Female), Miss Tammi Savoy, shines bright at the Nashville Boogie, Nashville, TN. May 25
Matinee double header with The Country Doctors and the fresh new voices of The Horseshoe Benders
Esther Rose comes to us straight from New Orleans followed by Chicago's own Family Gold
The powerful W.T. Newton opens for perennial Chicago powerhouse and Ameripolitan Award Nominee the Lawrence Peters Outfit
Joe and the boys headlining a great event at the Ravenswood Artwalk.
Casey James Prestwood (Ameripolitan Award Nominee) and the Burning Angels arrive from Colorado to light up the house.
San Antonio's super sonic Garrett T. Capps teams up with Austin super duo Mayeux and Broussard at the world famous Montrose Saloon.
Wild Earp and The Free For Alls Album Release Party at the East Room
Road dogs Dan Whitaker and The Shinebenders return to the city to deliver top shelf honky tonk at the Beat Kitchen
Chicago welcomes Shooter Jennings to a packed house at the Beat Kitchen.
Scotland's Dave Acari guides The Devils Left Hand through an electric performance at the World Famous Montrose Saloon in Chicago.
Nashville troubadour and man with everything, Matt Campell opens the show at the Honky Tonk Showcase at the Empty Bottle.
Amarillo native, Trevor McSpadden triumphantly returns to play the Honky Tonk Showcase at the Empty Bottle with his long-time (former) band, The Hoyle Brothers.
Charles Hill Jr does not let us down with his well-crafted, hush-inducing solo set at The Hideout, in Chicago.
Dave Arcari returns to Chicago in one of his final U.S. shows of the year.
The Cowpokes deliver an econo-sized double-set of tight honky tonk classics to the crowd at the Empty Bottle.
The fashionable rockabilly trio from Nashville rips through a glorius, hard-driving set at the Cobra Lounge in Chicago.
Talented newcomer, David Quinn, thoroughly entertains the packed house at the Chicago Honky Tonk Showcase.
An outlaw country wall-of-sound, the seven-piece Lonesome Still gets the party started at the Chicago Honky Tonk Showcase.
Allstar holiday concert with the Reverend Horton Heat, the Blasters, Big Sandy, and Junior Brown.
Ameripolitan Award Nominee Joel Paterson with The Modern Sounds opens the Showcase.
Chicago's own version of "The Voice," Scott Ligon, and the Western Elstons close out the year for the Chicago Honky Tonk Showcase at the Empty Bottle.