SINCE 2003, the Morris Museum of Art’s Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song concert series has featured both the legends and the rising stars in bluegrass, country, Americana, gospel, roots, and jazz—everyone from Doc Watson and Del McCoury to Ricky Skaggs and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Augusta, many for the first time.

The grand finale! For 21 years, the Morris Museum of Art has produced and presented the Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song to great acclaim. Now, as a send-off to this much-beloved concert series, Kevin Grogan has assembled one of our best-ever lineups for 2023–2024. This year the Morris Museum has assembled a stellar series lineup, including:


Del McCoury & Friends,including the Travelin’ McCourys, the Gibson Brothers, Kenny and Amanda Smith, and Dré Anders

Sam Bush Band

Della Mae 

Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder Christmas with Special Guests 


Appalachian Roadshow and The Cleverlys

Rhonda Vincent and The Rage 

ABOUT: Southern Soul & Song is a monthly concert series presented by the Morris Museum of Art between September and February, featuring the finest artists working in uniquely Southern musical genres. It was founded in 2003 by Kevin Grogan, director of the Morris Museum of Art, as a way to expand the mission and the reach of the museum. It's held at the historic Imperial Theatre in downtown, Augusta, Georgia.