SESAC Congratulates IBMA Winners
Congratulations to SESAC affiliates Lonesome River Band and Jerry Salley for wins in the “23rd Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards” held in Nashville on September 27 at the historic Ryman Auditorium. The Lonesome River Band won in the category of Instrumental Performance of the Year for “Angeline The Baker” from their Chronology I album. Artist/songwriter/instrumentalist Jerry Salley was victorious in the category of Recorded Event Of The Year for his participation in the all-star project, Life Goes On. The International Bluegrass Music Awards are voted on by the professional membership of the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA), the trade association for the bluegrass music industry. The IBMA Awards Show is the centerpiece of the World of Bluegrass Week, which also includes the IBMA Business Conference and Bluegrass Fan Fest.