Roots of American Music: Americanafest NYC

The long-running Roots of American Music Weekend returns to close the 2017 edition of Lincoln Center Out of Doors, highlighted for the fourth year in a row by Americanafest NYC in collaboration with the Americana Music Association.

 

Presented in association with the Americana Music Association

Amanda Shires

Saturday, August 12

Hearst Plaza

Singer-songwriter Amanda Shires opens this eclectic afternoon of music that includes accordionist and conjunto pioneer Flaco...

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The Jayhawks

Saturday, August 12

Damrosch Park

Celebrate the life and music of Chuck Berry, rock’s first guitar hero and a true visionary poet. Then Philly...

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Bonnie Raitt

Sunday, August 13

Damrosch Park

This year’s festival ends on a peak with 10- time Grammy Award–winning blues-rocker Bonnie Raitt and Memphis soul man Don...

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