Country Music Hall of Fame


Songwriter Session: Jim Lauderdale

Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 11:30am

Jim Lauderdale’s songwriting credits include the country hits “Gonna Get a Life” (Mark Chesnutt); “Hole in My Head” (Dixie Chicks); “Twang” and “We Really Shouldn’t Be Doing This” (George Strait); and “You Don’t Seem to Miss Me” (Patty Loveless). Solomon Burke, Elvis Costello, Vince Gill, George Jones, Buddy Miller, Blake Shelton, Ralph Stanley, and Lee Ann Womack also have recorded his songs. Lauderdale has released over twenty studio albums since the mid-1980s, and has won two Grammy awards and the Americana Music Association’s Artist of the Year and Song of the Year honors. He is the host of the weekly show Music City Roots. After the program, he will sign copies of his new album, I’m a Song, in the Museum Store. Takes place in the Museum’s Ford Theater.

PROGRAM ADMISSION: Museum admission or Museum membership required for program admittance. Limited seating available. Program pass required. Passes will be available for pick-up at the Museum two hours prior to the start of the program, on a first-come, first-served basis. Your pass does not guarantee you a seat after the program begins. Seating is general admission.

Members-Only Advanced Program Reservations:Museum members may also reserve their complimentary program seats in advance. Current members, please call 615.416.2050 or email Reservations@CountryMusicHallofFame.orgto reserve your Program Pass in advance. Reservations will be accepted until 48 hours before the program, or until the program is at capacity.

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The educational programs of the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, Hatch Show Print, and Historic RCA Studio B are funded in part by grants from the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission, through an agreement with the Tennessee Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.