The performers for this year's A2IM Libera Awards include Independent Icon Award honoree Nick Lowe (Yep Roc), Lifetime Achievement Award winner Ani DiFranco (Righteous Babe), Talib Kweli (Javotti Media), Twin Peaks (Grand Jury) and Nick Hakim (ATO Records).
The Libera Awards honors artists and labels within the independent music community. The award show is in its sixth year and will be held this June at NYC's PlayStation Theater. The organization represents a broad coalition of more than 430 independently owned American music labels.
“A2IM’s Libera Awards are growing rapidly. We are delighted to share with you an amazing performance lineup on June 8th at the Sony Playstation Theater in Times Square,” says A2IM CEO Richard James Burgess. “ Dress up in your freewheeling finery and celebrate the extraordinary range of our Independent music community.”
This year, 19 awards will be handed out, including Album of the Year and Label of the Year, with nominees announced in the coming weeks.
The 2017 Libera Awards have a limited number of tickets available to the public, and single and full table tickets may be purchased here.