Krauss, Skaggs to Host IBMA Awards at Ryman

Alison Krauss and Ricky Skaggs will host the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Awards show on Oct. 27 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Krauss has won nine IBMA awards; Skaggs and his band Kentucky Thunder have won six IBMA trophies for instrumental group of the year. This will be the first year the IBMA will bring the awards show and the World of Bluegrass week to Nashville.