ACM Lifting Lives announced today that for the second consecutive year, the ACM Lifting Lives Club Shows will kick off with two dates headlined by Tyler Farr in January 2015. More clubs and artists will be announced in the coming months with dates through Spring of 2015. Continue Reading →
Archive | October, 2014
REIGNING CMA ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR GEORGE STRAIT JOINS THE STARPACKED LINEUP FOR COUNTRY MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5 FROM NASHVILLE
Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait makes his 24th career performance on the “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” – more than any other artist in CMA Awards history – Wednesday, Nov. 5 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network.
As part of Public Television’s “Front and Center” music series the show will feature a special “CMA presents Lady Antebellum”, which will begin airing October 28th (check local listings). Along with the debut of new music from their recently released studio album 747, the country trio and multi-CMA Award winners perform hits “Need You Now,” “Just A Kiss” and “I Run To You.” The performance also includes first-time onstage collaborations with songwriters Rodney Clawson, Tom Douglas, Josh Kear, Luke Laird, and Abe Stoklasa, all sharing stories behind some of Lady Antebellum’s hottest songs.
Anticipation for the summer of 2015 just hit record highs as Jason Aldean andKenny Chesney have announced that their tours, The Burn It Down Tour and The Big Revival Tour presented by Corona Light, will collide for 10 stadium shows next summer. The first shows to go on sale for the unprecedented pairing are New England’s Gillette Stadium on Aug. 28, 2015 and San Francisco’s Levi’s Stadium on May 2, 2015. More on-sale information and special guests will be revealed over the coming weeks.
NATALIE STOVALL AND THE DRIVE TO DEBUT NEW MUSIC VIDEO TODAY FOR “MASON JAR” ON CMT, CMT PURE, CMT.COM AND CMT ARTIST APPS
Natalie Stovall and the Drive exclusively debut the new music video for their song “Mason Jar” today on CMT, CMT Pure,CMT.com and the CMT Artists app. The video, directed by Brandon Faris for Leap Frame, was shot at a warehouse in downtown Nashville and features Natalie and her electrifying band The Drive, performing before a live audience. Ole Smoky® Moonshine makes it’s music video debut, pouring freely, as the audience and band swing from ropes into a large pile of cardboard boxes, while Natalie partakes in her first stage dive. (Mason Jar video link)http://www.cmt.com/videos/natalie-stovall-and-the-drive/1094798/mason-jar.jhtml
The night before the show airs Evans, who is currently on tour in support of her critically acclaimed seventh studio album Slow Me Down, will be a part of the sixth annual “Opry Goes Pink” as The Grand Ole Opry joins Women Rock For The Cure™ in the fight against breast cancer October 28th where she will do a special performance of her single. Continue Reading →
Today, Restless Heart and Gaylord Opryland Resort announced the official dates for A Season of Harmony Dinner Show. Beginning on November 20 and continuing through Christmas Day, Restless Heart will perform a total of 29 live dinner shows as part of Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas.
Grammy nominated singer Chris Young and Kidde Fire Safety are partnering to shine a “Spotlight on Fire Safety.” The televised ad campaign features the Country Music chart-topper and highlights how Kidde’s Worry-Free sealed-battery smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms help provide peace of mind and help keep consumers safe. Kidde, a leading manufacturer of residential fire safety products, is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). Continue Reading →
CMA Award-winning artist and four-time GRAMMY nominee Hunter Hayes is kicking off the week leading up to “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” with a free nighttime concert in downtownNashville on Monday, Nov. 3 as part of Hayes’ involvement with the USO’s “Every Moment Counts” campaign. A rare hometown performance for Hayes, the street party presented by exclusive radio partner WSIX commemorates one of many “moments” in honor of Sergeant First Class Tyler Arnold and his family, who will be in attendance at the show along with servicemen and women currently stationed at nearby Fort Campbell. SFC Arnold has been deployed six times, including multiple trips to Iraq and Afghanistan, and is being recognized by the USO for his service, sacrifice and strength during the “moments” Arnold missed with his wife and two young daughters during his deployments.
Three-time GRAMMY Award winner Darius Rucker is releasing his first Christmas album, Home For The Holidays, today, October 27. Produced by Frank Rogers, the 12-track album includes Rucker’s unique spin on holiday classics such as “Winter Wonderland,” “I’ll Be Home For Christmas,” and “Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow,” as well as two original songs, “Candy Cane Christmas” and “What God Wants For Christmas” that Rucker co-wrote. Among the album’s highlights is the seasonal favorite, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” featuring special guest Sheryl Crow.
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