The big party on the border will once again deliver a unique mix of Americana that includes both traditional and indie acts. This year’s headliners include Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Railroad Earth, Marty Stuart, John Oates w/18 South, Tony Rice Unit, Dawes, Justin Townes Earle, The Cave Singers, Jim Lauderdale, Chris Thomas King, Langhorne Slim, The SteelDrivers, and Seldom Scene. Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion takes places from September 16-18 in a variety of venues in downtown Bristol, right on State Street, which divides the Virginia and Tennessee line. Read more about the fest in this year’s Festival Guide.