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Saturday, August 15, 2009
Steve has 6 nominations for the International Bluegrass Awards
Dan Tyminski Band leads bluegrass awards nominations with 9, Steve Martin gets 6
By JOHN GEROME , Associated Press
Last update: August 13, 2009 - 11:52 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Dan Tyminski Band leads all nominees for the International Bluegrass Music Association Awards with nine nods.
Tyminski, a member of Alison Krauss' band Union Station, is nominated in categories including Entertainer of the Year, Male Vocalist and Song of the Year, the last for "Wheels."
The duo Dailey & Vincent has seven nominations and comedian-actor Steve Martin got six.
Martin burst onto the bluegrass scene this year with his first album.
The 20th annual awards will be presented Oct. 1 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.
The hosts will be Kathy Mattea and the band Hot Rize.