The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) is gathering in Nashville, Tenn., this week to discuss, honor, and celebrate the great bluegrass music communities around the world. In addition to all the panel discussions, showcases, side sets, and other industry events taking place around town, the trade organization will celebrate the accomplishments of its artists this week with an incredible awards ceremony to be held at the historic Ryman Auditorium tomorrow night - Thurs., Sep. 27. Among the nominees this year are big time stars like Alison Krauss & Union Station, IIIrd Tyme Out, and Blue Highway - all up for a number of awards this time around.
For a full list of who else is nominated, check out the nominees for the 2012 IBMA Awards, and keep it tuned here for up-to-date news on this year's winners.
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