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2019 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Concert feat. Radney Foster, Advance Tickets Available Now.

The official Induction and annual awards ceremony will be taking place on Saturday November 2nd 2019 at the Gibson Theater in Batesville. The awards show will feature live performances and a night of story-telling by inductees. This year’s event will feature Nashville artist and hit songwriter Radney Foster. Foster’s career includes thirteen songs on the Billboard Hot Country Charts and 2 Top Ten hits with “Just Call Me Lonesome” 1992, and “Nobody Wins” 1993. His songs have been recorded by Gary Allan, Sara Evans, Keith Urban, Hootie and the Blowfish, and Jack Ingram. Foster’s longtime sideman and guitarist Eddie Heinzelman(2019 Franklin County inductee) will be performing with him. “It was a great opportunity to increase community awareness and support of our organization,” said Brian Noble (SEIMA Board Member).  The inductees for 2019 are: Educators: William Switzer - (posthumous induction) , Gary Holdsworth, Patsy Holdsworth (posthumous induction) and Musicians: Eddie Heinzelman , Doug Heller, Russell Griffith, Brian DeBruler, Michelle DeBruler, David Lacey, Goose Ingles (posthumous induction),  and Nick Ullrich. All “Advance Tickets Available Here” will be held at will call at the Gibson Theater Box Office for day of the show.

Brian DeBruler