July 30, 2009
Cross Canadian Ragweed is among the bands performing at the Americana Music Festival this year in Nashville. The event takes place Sept. 16-19. The band will release a new album, Happiness and All the Other Things, on Sept. 1 on Universal South Records. They're also opening select shows this summer for the Rebels of Rock tour with Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd, as well as planning their annual Red Dirt Roundup in Fort Worth, Texas, on Sept. 6. The Americana Music Festival will also feature Asleep at the Wheel, the Band of Heathens, Radney Foster, the Greencards, Will Hoge, Jim Lauderdale, Buddy Miller, Reckless Kelly, Charlie Robison, Marty Stuart, J.D. Souther and many more.