Ok Nashville it’s time to get ready to audition for American Idol. This year, Idol introduces its TRUE BELIEVER program! This shows that it really pays to believe! Sometimes a talented singer just needs the push of encouragement to help them achieve their dreams! American Idol will give the opportunity for each contestant to designate Read more…
Nashville venue 12th & Porter announced today the launch of the Music City Breakthrough contest as part of their ongoing commitment to music and the development of new artists. 12th & Porter and a multitude of music industry partners including Blackbird Studio, Viacom (CMT and MTV), Lightning 100 and others have joined forces to create Read more…
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 Read more…
Yonder Mountain String Band featuring Sam Bush. Photo by Brad Lykken
Once again Bonnaroo proved through variety and talent that it is the premiere music festival in the country. The weather was the best anyone could remember which kept fans and bands alike at a high energy level. Music City was well represented in almost Read more…
Arc & Stones is a Nashville based band originally from New York. And if you you’re like me and wonder what ever happened to Rock and Roll, well it’s alive and well and living at their house.
Their fans showed their love and loyalty by funding their latest project in the form of a Read more…
Big Machine Records, Mötley Records and Eleven Seven Music announced today that the Country tribute album NASHVILLE OUTLAWS: A TRIBUTE TO MÖTLEY CRÜE will be released on July 8. The project will feature fresh takes on 15 of the band’s biggest hits covered by some of Country music’s biggest names, including Florida Georgia Line, Justin Read more…
Photo By Brad Lykken
Bowling Green Kentucky’s own Cage The Elephant blew us away with their very early 12:15 PM “That Stage” set at Bonnaroo back in 2009. Hopefully they’ll get a better set time this year and get a chance to show off their brand of hypercharged alternative rock to a much larger crowd.
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2014 LATE NIGHT ARTISTS
Chance the Rapper
J. Roddy Walston & The Business
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
SuperJam with Skrillex & Friends
The Flaming Lips
The Glitch Mob
Bonnaroo is less than 60 days away and from now until then, Nashville.com will regularly be posting a “featured Bonnaroo performer. This week we’ll be starting with recent Nashville transplant’s The Wood Brothers. The brothers pursued separate music careers for 15 years before Oliver sat in with Medeski Martin, and the Wood brothers realized Read more…
What a better way to celebrate the 50th episode of “CMT Crossroads” than to pair two of the hottest acts in their genres. Kacey Musgraves will team up with Katy Perry to tape the episode in Los Angeles and it will air on June 13, 10 p.m. ET on CMT.
“I’ve been such a huge Read more…