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CMA Songwriters Series Continues to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on July 30 in Chicago at Joe’s Bar

CMA Songwriters Series Continues to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on July 30 in Chicago at Joe’s Bar

Bob DiPiero, Striking Matches, and Charlie Worsham Share the Stories Behind Their Hits NASHVILLE – The CMA Songwriters Series returns to Chicago to launch the second half of its 10th anniversary year at Joe’s Bar on Wednesday, July 30 (8:30 PM/CT, doors at 7:00 PM/CT). Celebrating its decade-long run, the CMA Songwriters Series features songwriter and host Bob DiPiero performing alongside St... »

CMA Music Festival Direct Visitor Spending Reaches New High

CMA Music Festival Direct Visitor Spending Reaches New High

NASHVILLE – The 2014 CMA Music Festival contributed a record-setting $39.3 million in direct visitor spending to the local community according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. (NCVC). “As Nashville’s largest event, CMA Music Festival continues to offer new experiences and keep our visitors coming year after year,” said Nashville Mayor Karl Dean. “The event provide... »

Dierks Bentley Performs at 10th Annual CMA Songwriter Series

Dierks Bentley Performs at 10th Annual CMA Songwriter Series

“Nashville’s all about great songs. We’re just the vessels.” That’s superstar Dierks Bentley addressing four of Nashville’s finest songwriters before the cameras began to roll for the taping of the 10th anniversary of the CMA Songwriter Series at Marathon Music Works. Part of public television’s “Front and Center” series, the evening sought to bring the Bluebird Café to the small screen, giving th... »

CMA Partners with PBS’ Front and Center

CMA Partners with PBS’ Front and Center

The First CMA Television Events of Their Kind will Feature the Music of Lady Antebellum and a Special 10th Anniversary CMA Songwriters Series Celebration with Dierks Bentley and Nashville’s Top Songwriters NASHVILLE — CMA will partner with Public Television’s critically-acclaimed concert series “Front and Center” to present two separate hour-long concert specials for the 2014 Fall season. The show... »

CMA to Co-Host Opening Night Party Featuring Kellie Pickler at Licensing Expo 2014

CMA to Co-Host Opening Night Party Featuring Kellie Pickler at Licensing Expo 2014

LOS ANGELES, April 15th, 2014 – Advanstar Licensing, organizers of Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing trade show, today announced that the Country Music Association (CMA) will present Kellie Pickler as the special guest performer at the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party. This must-attend networking event for the licensing industry, held in association with the NFL ... »

Rain or Shine, the CMA Music Festival’s Popularity Continues to Grow

Rain or Shine, the CMA Music Festival’s Popularity Continues to Grow

2015 CMA Music Festival 75 Percent of the Way to Another Sell Out! NASHVILLE – CMA Music Festival sold out a record 15 weeks in advance prompting large, enthusiastic crowds at the Festival’s numerous free stages and event areas including AT&T U-verse® Fan Fair X at the Music City Center matching 2013’s attendance record of 80,000 fans per day. “The advance sell out speaks to the strength of th... »

37 Best of Moments from CMA Music Fest

37 Best of Moments from CMA Music Fest

From RollingStoneCountry.com The underlying theme at this year’s CMA Music Festival, which wrapped up its four-day run on Sunday, was one of re-discovery: Both new acts and veterans reminded us just how powerful country music can be with performances that ranged from the massive (Miranda Lambert at LP Field) to the intimate (Striking Matches at the HGTV Lodge). As Nashville was inundated wit... »

Country Superstars Kick Off 2014 CMA Fest at LP Field

Country Superstars Kick Off 2014 CMA Fest at LP Field

From Taste of Country This 2014 CMA Music Festival started off with a band! Among the country stars hitting the stage were Alabama, Brantley Gilbert, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, Tim McGraw, and one surprising (but very welcome) guest. Hint: she’s the wife of one of the aforementioned, and she’s a superstar too.   To read the whole Taste of Country article, click here. »

Misty Rae Carson is Making her CMA Fest Debut

Misty Rae Carson is Making her CMA Fest Debut

From Music Times, With over 500 artists performing during this year’s CMA Music Festival, sometimes it’s hard to find a new sound. Misty Rae Carson is just one of the many up-and-coming artists that have graced the stages in 2014. To read the full Music Times article, click here. »

Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam Celebrates 13 Years

Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam Celebrates 13 Years

From RollingStone.com Stuart has been organizing the show, a benefit for MusicCares, for 13 years, and he never reveals the entire lineup ahead of time. “Do you trust me?” he asked the audience, as he kicked off the show with his flashily dressed band the Fabulous Superlatives, all three of whom would take a brief turn as front man by the end of the night. To check out the full Rolling Stone artic... »

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