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Sentences with the noun Americana

12 examples:

His distinctive vocal cords made him a part of Americana.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

There was Jim Craig on the ice, the epitome of Americana.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Companies from China to Mexico are buying up a piece of Americana.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The very sound of the Amtrak train horn is among the most evocative bits of Americana.
(CNN - World Business, )

Three generations of a family keep the lights on for those seeking a taste of Americana.
(The Arizona Republic in USA Today - National, )

Campaign buttons constitute one of the most rewarding and affordable fields of Americana.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A little more than 100 miles from the territory held by the violent extremist group Islamic State, there is a little piece of Americana.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

At Dubai's Black Tap restaurant, the Americana doesn't stop at the hamburgers cooking on the grill or hip hop pumping from the speakers.
(The Denver Post - Food, )

Ralph Lauren's Fall 2015 collection was a demure take on the seventies, with western embellishments added for an extra dose of Americana.
(Forbes - Business, )

Once old by Americans, foreign firms from emerging nations are facing a "push-pull" factor that's allowing them to buy a piece of Americana.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Even back in '70s, when he was just a blond smirk in a black leather jacket, Petty's brand of Americana was already exuding its own mood, its own smell.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The original Honus Wagner tobacco baseball card, which has only had four owners since its issuance in 1910, shows the dramatic rise in value of this iconic piece of Americana.
(David Seideman, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Other sentences

75 examples:

The Super Bowl is Americana at its most kitsch and fun.

As corny as it may sound, my true goal was to crack the Americana market.
(Arthur Godfrey)

Take a bite of Americana by way of the good old hot dog.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Today's Americana has come a long way from its twangy beginnings.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A primer on Cuban Americana, from the Hotel Nacional to car culture.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

It's an image that's as vintage Americana as a Norman Rockwell painting.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Driving the Mother Road is an exploration of Americana at its kitschy best.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Rita Hosking's seven-song EP Little Boat is a little gem of classy Americana.
(Martin Chilton in The Telegraph - Culture, )

It looks like quaint Americana. But this museum was born from one man's hatred.
(Detroit Free Press in USA Today - National, )

The 2016 Americana Honors will be held Sept. 21 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Americana icons’ welcome return results in some serious shredding, offbeat humor.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

The move recognizes the rise of Americana artists who have enjoyed commercial success.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The famous motorcycle maker is selling Americana in its bid to grow sales outside the U.S.
(USA Today - Money, )

Toms is hosting a pre-Fourth of July “Red, White and Bold Bash” on Saturday at the Americana at Brand.
(Susan Denley in Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

Blues, roots, Americana and classic rock take centre stage on new surprising record 'Echoes Of Our Times'.
(Kris Griffiths in The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Travelers who fancy gooey desserts and Americana may want to add Latrobe, Pa., to their summer to-do lists.
(Jane Engle in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Trends on the runways included Americana such as overalls, neutral shades, and particularly the color white.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

With New York Harbor as a backdrop, the Downtown Dance Festival’s program on Sunday had Americana as a thread.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Here in the US, this is commencement – or graduation – season and, as a slice of Americana, it can't be beaten.
(The Independent - World News, )

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell are behind this slice of vintage Americana that gives Carmen Cusack her Broadway debut.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

This week’s picks include the exquisite, adventurous pop of Perfume Genius, the fiery Americana of Pokey LaFarge and more.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

"This is the new Americana," sang New Jersey electro-pop singer Halsey in her opening slot for The Weeknd on Wednesday night.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Isbell, working with his band, the 400 Unit, has emerged over the last few years as the prevailing bard of the Americana genre.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Garrett Ammon's fascination with vintage Americana has paid off in the most popular shows of his career, and he's not done yet.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Americana reigned at Calvin Klein and Alexander McQueen, while a modern Renaissance vibe flourished at Saint Laurent and Gucci.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

“New Americana” songstress Halsey has been climbing the charts ever since she dropped her first full-length album, Badlands.
(Forbes - Business, )

Challenging the design of country and the complacency of Americana, the Lone Bellow’s ‘Then Came the Morning’ defies genre.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A confession before we get into this: I'm a huge Nashville fan and a long-time listener of country, Americana, folk, you name it.
(Roisin O'Connor in The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Yokosuka, where 24,000 sailors and related military personnel and civilians live and work, is a little slice of Americana in Japan.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Thom Browne's spring 2014 designs, held in a makeshift mental institution, were inspired by Elizabethan clowns and classic Americana.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Recipes for the Americana Burger, Spicy Roasted Cauliflower Toronto-based Matt Basile of Fidel Gastro's new cookbook, Street Food Diaries.
(The Vancouver Sun - Food, )

The fossil of the Birgeria americana, a newly discovered fish species believed to look and eat prey like a shark, has been found in Nevada.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The Americana Music Assn.’s annual Grammy eve show at the Troubadour has rapidly turned into a must-see event for roots-music aficionados.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

The menu offers edible Americana including one of the owner and chef’s grandmother’s recipe for chicken with buttermilk and dill dumplings.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Loretta Lynn will be honored with a lifetime achievement award for songwriting at the Americana Music Association awards September 17 in Nashville.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Political junkies and history buffs are descending on Denver to scoop up rare and collectible Americana from a period spanning more than 200 years.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

A rare Civil War sword belonging to Union Brigadier General Eli H. Murray will be sold at an auction of Americana in Scottsdale, Arizona next week.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The Americana Music Association's annual awards show Wednesday celebrates a young but growing genre that was once a refuge for roots-music veterans.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

'A Tribute to Rock and Roll,' featuring images from veteran photographer Kevin Mazur, will be on display at The Americana at Brand through April 19.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

Alex Winter, general manager of Hake's Americana and Collectibles, says the comic book came out days after the president was shot to death Nov. 1963.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Taiwanese dumpling chain Din Tai Fung, with two locations in Arcadia, plans to open a new restaurant in September at Glendale shopping center Americana at Brand.
(Betty Hallock in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

From her rockabilly tattoos to his cowboy hat, the film also is a love letter to a free-spirited '60s Americana sensibility, a homage to the bluegrass tradition.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The Grammy Museum and the Americana Music Assn. have formed a partnership that’s expected to bring more artists and their music to the downtown Los Angeles museum.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Longtime rival shopping centers Americana at Brand and the Glendale Galleria are tying the knot with splashy new improvements on Brand Boulevard in downtown Glendale.
(Roger Vincent in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

This week’s picks include a new EP from Americana artist Margo Price, a coming reissue from Manu Dibango and Justin Bieber’s collaboration with producer BloodPop.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Soup-dumpling temple Din Tai Fung is about to open its doors at the Americana at Brand shopping center in Glendale, with exclusive truffle soup dumplings and a full bar.
(Betty Hallock in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The McCrary Sisters deliver the gospel with a mix of funk, blues, R&B and 1970s soul during their showcase at the Americana Music Association's annual festival last month.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

This week’s picks include the latest from veteran singer/songwriter Ryan Adams, under-the-radar Americana artist Fred Eaglesmith and the outspoken country of Nikki Lane.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

German container shipper Hapag-Lloyd AG and its Chilean peer Compania Sud Americana de Vapores SA signed a memorandum of understanding to merge their sea transport businesses.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Indoor malls may have a limited lifespan, according to Rick Caruso, owner of Southland centers including the Grove in the Fairfax district and the Americana at Brand in Glendale.
(Tiffany Hsu in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Popular Taiwanese dumpling chain Din Tai Fung is growing increasingly upscale, with plans to open its fourth U.S. location at swanky Glendale shopping center the Americana at Brand.
(Tiffany Hsu in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

A wonderfully observed character study of a pair of compulsive gamblers on a road trip, Mississippi Grind is also a study of a slice of Americana that we don't often see in the movies.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Rosanne Cash, Jason Isbell and Robert Ellis lead the nominations with three apiece for the 2014 Americana Music Assn. Awards, each collecting nods for artist, album and song of the year.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Lower your expectations enough and any roadside attraction is a good excuse to stretch your legs, lose a couple bucks, and see a genuine slice of Americana you'll likely never visit again.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell won album of the year and song of the year at the 2016 Americana Honors and Awards show on Wednesday night, extending his legacy as a star of Americana music.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Twice a year, fans of rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, rockin' blues of the 1950s and Americana gather at the sleepy resort of Hemsby to dress up in period clothing and re-live the era over four days.
(Daily Mail - News, )

With a vintage mid-century motor court vibe — updated with a modern design aesthetic and Texas touch — this boutique hotel provides a slice of nostalgic Americana along with a community feel.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Avon global celebrity makeup artist Lauren Andersen is kicking off the national Avon “You Make It Beautiful Tour” by giving makeup touch-ups and tutorials on Wednesday at the Americana at Brand.
(Nika Soon-Shiong in Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

The California-born Flocks performed with Joshua Redman and Dave Brubeck while coming up in the Bay Area scene, and here he looks to Americana and blues for a soulful album inspired by his home state.
(Chris Barton in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

It comes less than two weeks into 2015, but an upcoming tribute to singer and songwriter Emmylou Harris in Washington, D.C., easily looks to be a strong contender for Americana music event of the year.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

The Americana Music Assn. will devote its annual gathering of musicians on the eve of the Grammy Awards to salute country music songwriter-singer Loretta Lynn on Feb. 11 at the Troubadour in West Hollywood.
(Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

A Christmas Story didn't land with a big splash in theatres in 1983, but the cinematic slice of 1940s Americana, shot partly in Canada, has found a loyal and devoted following as it celebrates its 30th anniversary.
(Janet Davison in CBC News - World, )

Country-rock pioneer Gram Parsons died on Sept. 1973, in Joshua Tree, leaving behind both a slew of devastated friends and fans and a trove of music that helped build the template for the whole Americana movement.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

If there were a triple crown in Americana music, Alabama singer and songwriter Jason Isbell took it Wednesday night in Nashville, collecting artist, album and song of the year honors at the 2014 Americana Music Awards.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Having spent much of his long career working a fertile seam in the jazz world that shares ground with Americana and folk, Frisell and his often twang-dusted tone seems tailor-made for sweeping vistas and pastoral wonders.
(Chris Barton in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Public radio station KCSN (88.5 FM) continues to solidify its place as a key mainstream alternative, one whose focus on rock, folk, blues and twangy Americana is well represented in its just-announced series of benefit concerts.
(Randall Roberts in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Featuring multiple stages, the day-long party will echo through the hills of Northeast Los Angeles with experimental electronic and ambient music, Americana, rock, global bass, jazz, blues and punk, as well as food and family-centered action.
(Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times Pop Music Critic in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

He may have sobered up in recent years, yet Americana's former enfant terrible can still pull a surprise – tonight by bringing on Johnny Depp to enthusiastically bash a guitar during an encore that features 'Mother' by heavy rockers Danzig.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Beyond the many individual inspired renditions of Eagles songs delivered Saturday at the Americana Music Assn.’s tribute to Glenn Frey, perhaps the biggest service the assemblage served up was the opportunity to hear those songs with fresh ears.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The Peanuts gang of Charlie Brown, Lucy Van Pelt, Linus, Peppermint Patty, Schroeder, Franklin, Snoopy and all the rest have come to represent a spirit of nostalgic Americana but also a world of emotional nuance not initially expected in a story about children.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Americana singer and songwriter Jackie Greene is gearing up for a quick run of March shows through the Southwest, including an L.A. area stop March 13 at Saint Rocke in Hermosa Beach on the way to a pair of shows for the South by Southwest Music Conference in Austin.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Although he's known for his measured tone and sepia-toned audio tours of traditional Americana, longtime "Prairie Home Companion" leader Garrison Keillor is mounting his biggest road trip yet before stepping down next year as host of the popular public radio program.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

On a Friday a few weeks ago, the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire's" first full day in theaters, I made my way into the real world — or at least as real as Rick Caruso's Americana at Brand gets — to see what the pre-"Games" party looked like, then take in the show.
(Betsy Sharkey, Los Angeles Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

A couple dozen members of the Americana music community descended on the Troubadour in West Hollywood on Saturday, the night before the Grammy Awards, to demonstrate the ongoing influence of the music of the Everly Brothers while paying homage to singer Phil Everly, who died three weeks ago.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

The food chains recovered more rapidly than previously assumed after Earth's most devastating mass extinction event about 252 million years ago as demonstrated by the fossilized skull of a large predatory fish called Birgeria americana discovered by paleontologists from the University of Zurich in the desert of Nevada.
(Science Daily - News, )

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