Ryan Bingham added to Austin Music Awards; full schedule issued
Oscar-winning singer-songwriter Ryan Bingham was announced Wednesday morning as a special guest for Wednesday night's Austin Music Awards show at ACL Live.
Bingham, a former Austinite who co-wrote the 2010 Academy Awards Best Original Song recipient "The Weary Kind," released a new album titled "American Love Song" two weeks ago.
Tickets to the 37th annual event, $35-$150, are still available via the venue's website. The full schedule of performance times for the show, which begins at 7:55 p.m., also has been released:
8:30: Tosca String Quartet with Jon Dee Graham, Ricky Ray Jackson, Glover Gill, Chris Maresh, Kevin Lovejoy
9:10: Dianne Scott tribute with Tomar Williams, Rosie Flores, Peterson Brothers
9:30: Ryan Bingham
9:50: Suzanne Vega with Tosca String Quartet
10:05: Black Pumas
10:35: John Doe, Jakob Dylan, Alejandro Escovedo
11:05: Abhi the Nomad
11:15: MC Overlord tribute with Smackola and DJ Crash of Dirty Wormz, Tee Double, Traygod Tha MC, Bavu Blakes of Hip-Hop Hump Day the MC Overlord Collective and Grooveline Horns