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April Events Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW Photo April Events Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

All Together Now has announced their upcoming monthly lineup including starry fundraisers from the Glimmerglass Festival, Little Kids Rock, and George Street Playhouse, and two senior showcases for Missouri State University.  

Sara Evans Set for 3 Night Unique Virtual Concert Series with VYE Photo Sara Evans Set for 3 Night Unique Virtual Concert Series with VYE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 19, 2020

Multi-platinum, award-winning singer ‚ÄĮSara Evans ‚ÄĮwill be performing a live series of virtual full band concerts in partnership with VYE over three nights on December 10-12.¬†¬†

Julien's Auctions Announces Online Charity Auction, 'Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitt Photo Julien's Auctions Announces Online Charity Auction, 'Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitting Music Health Alliance'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 19, 2020

Julien’s Auctions recently launched the exclusive, online charity auction Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitting Music Health Alliance at juliensauctions.com for advance bidding.

Reba McEntire Will Lead FRIED GREEN TOMATOES Series Photo Reba McEntire Will Lead FRIED GREEN TOMATOES Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 14, 2020

Reba McEntire will star in an NBC series adaptation of 'Fried Green Tomatoes.' 

Granville Automatic Release New Record 'Tiny Televisions' Photo Granville Automatic Release New Record 'Tiny Televisions'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 11, 2020

Granville Automatic have released their new record Tiny Televisions.

Nominees Announced for the 54TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS Photo Nominees Announced for the 54TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 1, 2020

The Country Music Association has announced the nominees for a?oeThe 54th Annual CMA Awards,a?? with Miranda Lambert topping the list at seven nominations.

Country Music Association Hosts Eighth Annual CMA Touring Awards Photo Country Music Association Hosts Eighth Annual CMA Touring Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 22, 2020

The Country Music Association presented industry honors at the Eighth Annual CMA Touring Awards Tuesday, Jan. 21 at Marathon Music Works in Nashville, celebrating Country Music's most respected professionals from the 2019 touring season. Singer, songwriter, producer and 2017 CMA New Artist of the Year Jon Pardi hosted the evening. He shared humorous, supportive anecdotes throughout the program, recognizing his own road crew as well as this year's nominees. The event awarded 16 industry professionals, including Tony Conway, CEO of Conway Entertainment Group, who was honored with the CMA Touring Lifetime Achievement Award. 

Brooks & Dunn Announce First Nationwide Tour In Ten Years Photo Brooks & Dunn Announce First Nationwide Tour In Ten Years
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 14, 2020

GRAMMY-Nominated duo Brooks & Dunn revealed today that they will hit the road this summer for their first nationwide tour in ten years.¬†Brooks & Dunn REBOOT 2020 Tour¬†will kick off in St. Louis, MO on 5/15 and will see the four-time ‚ÄúEntertainer Of The Year‚ÄĚ winners bring their infamous ‚Äúrevved-up, theatrical‚Ä̬†(NPR)¬†show to¬†audiences they haven't played for in a decade.¬† The 2019 No. One chart entry of their REBOOT album has served as a springboard for the most successful duo in history to pick up right¬†where they left off in 2010.¬†Tickets will be available first as part of the Live Nation Country Megaticket and more information will become available at¬†brooks-dunn.com¬†in the coming weeks.¬†Live Nation is the official tour promoter.

Country Music Association Opens Application For CMA Kixstart Photo Country Music Association Opens Application For CMA Kixstart
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 1, 2019

The Country Music Association's application for the CMA KixStart Artist Scholarship is currently accepting submissions for its second class of recipients. The year-long program is designed to provide emerging artists with unique professional and educational opportunities to help build a solid business foundation in the Country Music industry. Artists can visit CMAworld.com/KixStart to view the application and eligibility requirements. Deadline for application submissions is Friday, May 31 at 11:59 PM/CT. The program for the second class of KixStart scholarship recipients will begin in October.  

Kix Brooks, Desmond Child, Luke Dick, Jamie Floyd, Laura Veltz to Headline 'The First Photo Kix Brooks, Desmond Child, Luke Dick, Jamie Floyd, Laura Veltz to Headline 'The First And The Worst'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 28, 2019

The fifth annual¬†‚ÄúThe First And The Worst‚ÄĚplayed to a packed house last night at Nashville's City Winery for an unforgettable evening of music. The one-of-a-kind event brought together Country Music Hall of Fame inductee and radio personality¬†KIX BROOKS, Grammy-winning and Emmy-nominated songwriter¬†DESMOND CHILD, edgy storytelling hitmaker¬†LUKE DICK, The Last Songwriter and Real Country featured artist¬†JAMIE FLOYD¬†and four-week #1 smash ‚ÄúSpeechless‚ÄĚ co-writer¬†LAURA VELTZ¬†to perform the very first and worst songs they've ever written as they divulged the stories and the songs that led to their biggest hits, all to benefit¬†MUSIC HEALTH ALLIANCE.

Jerry Bradley, Brooks & Dunn and Ray Stevens Inducted Into Country Music Hall of Fame Photo Jerry Bradley, Brooks & Dunn and Ray Stevens Inducted Into Country Music Hall of Fame
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 18, 2019

The Country Music Association held a press conference this morning to announce the 2019 inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame - Jerry Bradley, Brooks & Dunn and Ray Stevens.

Music Health Alliance's 'The First And The Worst' Lineup Adds Kix Brooks And Luke Dic Photo Music Health Alliance's 'The First And The Worst' Lineup Adds Kix Brooks And Luke Dick
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 12, 2019

¬†Music Health Alliance¬†(MHA) is excited to announce the addition of country music icon and radio personality¬†KIX BROOKS¬†and edgy storytelling hitmaker¬†LUKE DICK¬†to the¬†5th¬†Annual ‚ÄúThe First And The Worst‚ÄĚ musical event at Nashville City Winery on March 26, 2019.¬† The pair join previously announced¬†Grammy-winning and Emmy-nominated songwriter¬†Desmond Child, The Last Songwriter and Real Country featured artist¬†Jamie Floyd¬†and four-week #1 smash ‚ÄúSpeechless‚ÄĚ co-writer¬†Laura Veltz¬†to perform the very first and the very worst songs they ever wrote, in addition to their biggest hits, all in support of¬†Music Health Alliance. ‚ÄúThe First And The Worst,‚ÄĚ now in its fifth year, is a one-of-a-kind event only Nashville can deliver as our greatest talents come together to showcase their silliest and most shameful songs, all while competing for the audience-voted ‚ÄúCrappy‚ÄĚ trophy. ¬†¬†Tickets to the event are available at¬†https://citywinery.com/nashville/firstandtheworst032619.html.

Kacey Musgraves, Dan + Shay Among Nominees for the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS Photo Kacey Musgraves, Dan + Shay Among Nominees for the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 20, 2019

The¬†Academy of Country Music¬†announced today the nominees for the¬†54TH¬†ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music's Party of the Year¬ģ, honoring country music's superstars and hottest emerging talent. Iconic entertainer and sixteen-time ACM Award¬ģ winner¬†Reba McEntire¬†will return to host LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on¬†Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET/PT on the CBS Television Network.

LEGENDS OF COUNTRY! Features Your Favorite Country Tribute Artists Photo LEGENDS OF COUNTRY! Features Your Favorite Country Tribute Artists
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 18, 2019

EVERYBODY LOVES COUNTRY! Country music has been a staple of American entertainment for more than 60 years! Now imagine seeing six of the biggest country artists of all time in one great performance! We're talking about the Legends in Concert Tribute Artists: Dolly Parton, Tim McGraw, Reba McEntire, Brooks & Dunn, Shania Twain, and Johnny Cash! You can see these incredible tributes all together in one truly unique entertainment experience, LEGENDS OF COUNTRY, produced by the world-famous Legends in Concert!

The Country Music Association Announces New Board of Directors for the CMA and the CM Photo The Country Music Association Announces New Board of Directors for the CMA and the CMA Foundation
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 5, 2018

The Country Music Association has today announced its new Board of Directors for both CMA and the CMA Foundation. The appointments are effective on Jan. 1, 2019. 

WINNER CAKE ALL, GIADA ENTERTAINS, and More Come to Food Network in January Photo WINNER CAKE ALL, GIADA ENTERTAINS, and More Come to Food Network in January
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 5, 2018

Food Network gets the new year started right with new series, new seasons and new episodes of fan-favorite shows in January. First, Guy Fieri welcomes Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives families to Flavortown for the tournament premiere of Guy's Grocery Games: DDD Family Tournament on Wednesday, January 2nd at 9pm. Next, Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence welcome a new batch of hapless recruits to whip into shape on the season premiere of Worst Cooks in America on Sunday, January 6th at 9pm. Next, 12 talented young bakers enter the kitchen with the hopes of impressing Valerie Bertinelli and Duff Goldman on a new season of Kids Baking Championship premiering Monday, January 7th at 9pm. Then, at 10pm, Giada De Laurentiis hosts brand-new competition series, Winner Cake All, with four of the best cake-baking teams in the country facing off each episode to create epic cakes for clients such as TLC's The Busbys, Rashad Jennings, Apolo Ohno and more. Also, catch primetime premieres of Beat Bobby Flay, Chopped, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, Guy's Grocery Games and Triple D Nation. In daytime, Giada De Laurentiis is sharing her hosting tips and tricks on a new season of Giada Entertains premiering Sunday, January 20th at 11:30am. Also, in daytime, don't miss premieres of Girl Meets Farm, Guy's Ranch Kitchen, The Kitchen, The Pioneer Woman and Trisha's Southern Kitchen. FoodNetwork.com is serving up healthy options for the new year and seasonal recipes perfect for the cold weather. Join the Food Network conversation on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat Discover.

Kacey Musgraves Wins Big at the CMA AWARDS - See Full List of Winners Here! Photo Kacey Musgraves Wins Big at the CMA AWARDS - See Full List of Winners Here!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 15, 2018

Chris Stapleton reveled in a celebratory night in Nashville as he took home three wins at "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards," while Keith Urban warmed hearts with his gracious acceptance of the coveted Entertainer of the Year trophy. Country Music's Biggest Night was hosted for the 11th consecutive year by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and aired live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 14 on the ABC Television Network.

 CMA Announces KixStart Artist Scholarship Recipients Photo CMA Announces KixStart Artist Scholarship Recipients
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 18, 2018

The Country Music Association has selected rising stars Kassi Ashton, Travis Denning and Jameson Rodgers as recipients of the first-ever CMA KixStart Artist Scholarship. Throughout the next year, CMA and its staff will provide support for the three artists, helping connect each with professionals within the industry as well as providing unique opportunities to participate in CMA-related events during CMA Fest, CMA Awards and C2C: Country 2 Country festival in the U.K. 

The Country Music Association Announces the THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS Nominees Photo The Country Music Association Announces the THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS Nominees
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 28, 2018

The Country Music Association has announced the final nominees for ‚ÄúThe 52nd Annual CMA Awards,‚ÄĚ as Chris Stapleton tops the list of finalists with five nominations. Producer and musician Dann Huff receives four nominations, the second most nominations this year, while nine artists garner three each‚ÄĒJason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Chris Janson, Miranda Lambert, Midland, Thomas Rhett and Keith Urban.¬†

CUMULUS MEDIA and NASH FM 94.7 Announce NASH Next 2018 New York City Country Challeng Photo CUMULUS MEDIA and NASH FM 94.7 Announce NASH Next 2018 New York City Country Challenge Showcase
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 17, 2018

CUMULUS MEDIA and NASH FM 94.7, New York City's country radio station, announce NASH Next 2018 New York City Country Challenge Showcase, a live country music talent competition, Tuesday, August 21, 2018, from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Opry City Stage in Times Square, 1604 Broadway between 48th and 49th Streets. The live talent competition is free and open to the public. CUMULUS MEDIA, #1 in country and radio's dominant source for country music, launched the fourth annual NASH Next 2018 grassroots national search for the nation's newest star earlier this year in over 54 U.S. markets including New York, Atlanta, Dallas, Detroit and Nashville.

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