On September 10, SESAC hosted a singer/songwriter showcase during the 11th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference, held at Nashville’s Sheraton Hotel, which featured performances by an impressive array of singer/songwriters. Jim Lauderdale, Webb Wilder, the Carter Brothers and Andrew Combs were among those who performed for the full and enthusiastic house. PHOTO: ED RODE

Pictured during the event are (from left) Danny and Tim Carter, of the Carter Brothers; Amy Beth Hale, SESAC’s director of writer/publisher relations; singer/songwriter Jim Lauderdale; Trevor Gale, SESAC’s senior VP of writer/publisher relations; Tim Fink, SESAC’s VP of writer/publisher relations; and singer songwriters Andrew Combs and Webb Wilder.