Archive | October, 2014
“COUNTDOWN TO THE CMA AWARDS: 15 SONGS THAT CHANGED COUNTRY MUSIC WITH ROBIN ROBERTS” AIRS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3 AT 10 PM ET ON ABC
As country music fans around the world gear-up to celebrate The 48th Annual CMA Awards, ABC brings viewers its sixth annual pre-CMA Awards Special: “Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts,”MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3, (10:00 – 11:00 pm ET) on the ABC Television Network. Continue Reading →
SouthStar LLC and Highwoods Properties, held a groundbreaking celebration on the grounds of Ovation, located at the corner of McEwen Drive and Carothers Parkway in the heart of Cool Springs. Ovation will be the first in-market, upscale lifestyle destination in Franklin, Tennessee. State and local officials, as well as numerous community leaders attended the VIP celebration that included live entertainment, celebrity guests, and curated cocktails from Kix Brooks’ Arrington Vineyards.
We recently attended Dierks Bentley’s Miles and Music, a motorcycle ride and concert benefiting The Monroe Carrell, Jr. Children’s Hospital in Nashville on September 28th. What a great day for a motorcycle ride and music all in the name of charity! Continue Reading →
Lady Antebellum is navigating their way to the west coast this week, starting with a performance of their brand new single “Freestyle” tomorrow on The Ellen Degeneres Show (check your local listings). Friday (10/24), the group will represent country music at CBS Radio’s annual “We Can Survive” concert at the Hollywood Bowl alongside Pharrell, Iggy Azalea, Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Paramore, Sia, Taylor Swift and Gwen Stefani.
RCA Records Nashville artist Chris Young is prepping his passport as he makes plans for his first shows in Germany while making his second visit to Australia and third trip to London and the UK to bring his 2015 A.M. WORLD TOUR to international audiences.
For the first time in over ten years, there is a female taking the top spot of the Texas Music Chart thanks to Sunny Sweeney’s edgy single “Bad Girl Phase.” Co-written by 2014 CMA songwriter nominee Brandy Clark, the fierce single reminds listeners that if men can party, women sure can too.
Tennessee Songwriters Association International (TSAI) will play host to the inaugural talent competition “Nashville’s Next Generation Country Challenge” which will be held on December 4 and 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tennessee.
SoundExchange Influencers Series at the Bluebird Returns with David Pack, Jamie O’Neal, Sarah Darling, and Jimmy Nichols (10/23)
SoundExchange announced today that their Influencers Series will return to Nashville’s famous Bluebird Café on Thursday, October 23, 2014. This year’s second installment of the series will spotlight the historic impact of legacy artists, their music, and their influence on the artists of today. The show will feature SoundExchange members David Pack, Jamie O’Neal, Sarah Darling, and special guest Jimmy Nichols.
Country music’s hot young band Chasing Crazy debuted their new episodic series,Chasin’ Crazy on Great American Country (GAC) on Saturday, October 11th with two episodes, “Crazy Late and Chasing Time, CMA Music Festival” at 1:00 P.M. EDT/12:00 P.M. CST and “Chasing Love and Money, Heading to Seattle”, aired immediately following. The 30-minute, episodic series follows the band’s ‘crazy’ antics from their home in Nashville, where they live together, to their experiences on the road both performing and interacting with their fans. For a sneak peak, preview of the Chasin’ Crazy go to http://youtu.be/hubRO1h0h5Y. Continue Reading →
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