Pickathon is proud to welcome a legend of American music: John Prine! One of the world’s most acclaimed artists and songwriters, John Prine is 50 years into a remarkable career that has drawn effusive praise from Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Raitt, Roger Waters, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Sturgill Simpson, and Emmylou Harris. Prine’s ability to speak to the everyday experience of ordinary people with a simple honesty has become his trademark. He is a multiple GRAMMY Award-winner, a 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, a Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member and his songs have been recorded by Johnny Cash, Carly Simon, Bette Midler, Bonnie Raitt, Norah Jones, George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band and many others. His critically acclaimed latest album, The Tree of Forgiveness, was nominated for three GRAMMY awards.