Archive | September, 2014

Tomorrow Night, ATHENA® Bottled Water will Host Private “EAT. DRINK. PARTY PINK!” Event in Nashville in Honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with ATHENA® Warriors Amy Grant and Kellie Pickler

imageIt’s almost time! Athena® bottled water will hold their private “Eat. Drink. Party Pink!” event in Nashville tomorrow, Sept. 30, hosted by Ashley Eicher of AXS-TV.  The invitation-only festivities will kick off Breast Cancer Awareness month and feature performances from Athena® Warriors Amy Grant and Kellie Pickler. During the after-party, PANDORA® Jewelry will set up a jewelry lounge for attendees to view and try on the latest pieces from the PANDORA line. Continue Reading →

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NASHVILLE SONGWRITER Reveals “Stories Behind Country Music’s Greatest Hits”

imageA hit song resonates across generations, genders and backgrounds.  These #1s become “our songs.”  They are the soundtrack to our lives.  The songs themselves become timeless, and the stars who sing them become legends.  Every song tells a story and, in his new book NASHVILLE SONGWRITER  Continue Reading →

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Dierks Bentley’s “Miles & Music For Kids” Rolls In This Weekend!

Dierks BentleyMulti-CMA nominee Dierks Bentley is set to host his ninth annual “Miles & Music for Kids” celebrity motorcycle ride and concert this Sunday, Sept. 28 in Nashville, TN. Tickets for the family–friendly event are available now through Ticketmaster.com. Continue Reading →

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Dierks Bentley, Counting Crows, The Fray and MORE Launch New Season of Front and Center

imageMulti-Grammy, CMA, and AMA Award winners round out the line-up for the new season of public television’s acclaimed music series Front and Center. This season marks the series’ most diverse line-up to date, including its first Country Music performances, and one-of-a-kind shows with Dierks BentleyCounting CrowsThe FrayJohn Hiatt,Lady AntebellumPaul RodgersRichie Sambora, Joe SatrianiRichard Thompson, and Keith Urban. Continue Reading →

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Ray Scott celebrates album release party in Nashville

Ray ScottLast night at Mix Dream Studios in Nashville, TN Ray Scott and his team hosted an album release party to celebrate his forthcoming, self-titled album due out on October 7 via deciBel Records. Among partygoers were producer Dave Brainard, artist and co-writer Brandy Clark, Tammy Ragusa (Country Weekly), Samantha Stephens (CMT.com), Matt Bjorke (Roughstock), Jason Scott (Nashville Gab), Patrice Majors (Focus on the 615) amongst many others.

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New Country Music Festival Set To Take Place At Tennessee State Fairgrounds In 2015

The newest addition to the Country Music Festival Lineup will be located at the Tennessee Fair Grounds June 11-14th, 2015. Country FanJam announces the first inaugural Icons, Legends, and Emerging Artists music festival at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds since the last Fan Fair in 2001. The Festival will provide 80’s, 90’s, and early 2000’s Iconic and Legend performers as well as emerging artists to an audience of 50,000 plus attendees on117 acres. The festival will tailor to the rooted blue collar demographic at an inexpensive price of $100.00 over a four-day period. FanJam will also offer a day rate of $25.00 each day. “I feel like the fan has been over looked for too long, so I wanted to bring back something exciting to the average country fan, that both old school and new school music lovers can enjoy for a reasonable price, thus brings the Country FanJam” explains Festival Creator, Dale Guthery.

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IEBA’s 44th Annual Conference Brings Talent Buyers, Agents, Artists, And Managers Together

IEBA (International Entertainment Buyers Association), the leading trade organization for live entertainment industry professionals, will hold its 44th annual conference September 27 – 30 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Nashville.

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Jake Owen Brings The Party And The Beach To Nashville

Photo credit: Patrice Majors

Photo credit: Patrice Majors

With a line of people stretched from one end of Music Row beginning at BMI to nearly the end of it, you knew something big was about to take place in Nashville! Continue Reading →

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Grammy Award Winning Lynn Anderson Responds To Arrest

imageAs a result of Thursday evening‘s arrest, Lynn has released the following statement: Continue Reading →

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BMI To Name Vince Gill As ‘Icon’ At 2014 BMI Country Awards

Broadcast Music, Inc.®, (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, will celebrate the extraordinary songwriting career of Vince Gill by naming him a BMI Icon at the company’s 62nd annual BMI Country Awards. The invitation-only event, which will be held on Tuesday, November 4 at BMI’s Music Row offices in Nashville, will honor Gill and the songwriters and publishers of the most-performed country songs of the previous year. The BMI Icon award is given to “songwriters who have had a unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers.” An all-star musical tribute will pay homage to Gill, who joins a list of past honorees that includes Dean Dillon, Tom T. Hall, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Hank Williams, Jr., Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and others. Continue Reading →

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