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CMT + Feed The Front Line To Deliver Meals to Nashville HealthcareWorkers 5/1

CMT has partnered with Feed The Front Line and Maggie McGraw (daughter of Tim McGraw & Faith Hill), founder of the organization’s Nashville chapter to make a 100-meal delivery from Coffee and Coconuts tomorrow, May 1st. Spearheaded by Vanderbilt students and local 20-somethings, FTFL has $50K in donations, 1,500+ meals and has activated 13 local restaurant partners in the few ...

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By The ‘Way with WhiskeyChick

Hey y’all, I hope you’ve been enjoying all the livestream entertainment we’ve been sharing here. Jessica over at Country Sway has been doing an amazing job as emcee and hostess, providing Country Music fans with a little break from our worries. We’re good out here in Oklahoma, and we’ll get back to our regular coverage soon enough, but it sure ...

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ACM Reveals Talent Lineup For April 5th ‘Our Country’ Special

STAR-STUDDED LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR “ACM® PRESENTS: OUR COUNTRY,” A NEW TWO-HOUR SPECIAL AIRING SUNDAY, APRIL 5 AT 8:00 PM ET/7:00 PM CT ON CBS   Special to feature At-Home Performances by Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Kane Brown & John Legend, Luke Bryan, Brandi Carlile, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Sheryl Crow, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Old Dominion, Brad Paisley & ...

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Luke Bryan, Willie Nelson, Meat Loaf, Stevie Nicks, The Eagles & More This Week on AXS TV Concerts (March 23-29)

Los Angeles – (March 23, 2020) – AXS TV, the premier cable channel for music-themed content in the United States, brings the ultimate concert experience home—giving viewers front row seats to iconic performances from some of the industry’s most influential artists with a week of show-stopping sets from Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Stevie Nicks, The Eagles, Meat Loaf, and more, ...

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Country Concerts During our Quarantine Period.

It is without a doubt that COVID19 aka CoronaVirus is hitting the country music fans and industry HARD and FAST. With so much information changing from one day to the next, the best we can do is try to take care of ourselves and each other, and not go out chasing down disasters. With that said, we here at CountryMusicNewsBlog.com ...

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Blanco Brown Releases Soulful “I Need Love”

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NASHVILLE, TN—(March 13, 2020)— Blanco Brown, the mastermind behind the international smash single “The Git Up,” has released a soulful new track titled “I Need Love.” Written several years ago while navigating through some hardships, the song’s personal meaning has evolved in recent weeks, inspiring him to release it now. “Purpose comes from something bigger than us. Right now, my ...

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Summer 2020 Music Festival Lineups – Country Thunder, Stagecoach, Born & Raised and More!

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In 2020, there are over a dozen country music festivals. It can be overwhelming trying to decide which festivals to attend and which lineup suits you the best. Here is a comprehensive list of the most popular country music festivals and their updated lineups! ATTENTION: Due to the increase in concert cancellations and health concerns surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus), please check ...

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Cam Announces Three Special Shows for Palo Alto, Los Angeles and New York

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March 10, 2020 (Los Angeles, CA) – Critically acclaimed, Grammy® award-nominated songstress Cam has announced three special shows for April. Kicking off in Palo Alto, CA, Cam will visit three cities for some exclusive intimate performances to give her fans a sneak peek at her highly anticipated sophomore album, due out later this year via RCA Records. Tickets for these ...

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Corona Virus and Concert Season

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Amid the press and panic of the rising pandemic of COVID19, aka The Corona Virus, attending a concert can really seem like a privilege and a low priority one at that. But for some Americans, concert season is sacred ground. We scrape and save all year to go see our favorite artists, attend an annual festival, and otherwise be surrounded ...

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Brad Paisley to Headline the 5th Annual Sing Out Loud Festival September 4 at the St. Augustine Amphitheater

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Photo Credit: Jeff Lipsky St. Augustine, Fla. (March 9, 2020) – Kicking off the first weekend of the month-long 5th Annual Sing Out Loud Festival will be country music superstar Brad Paisley. Paisley will play the St. Augustine Amphitheater on Friday, September 4. Tickets go on sale this Friday, March 13 at 10am. Paisley and his wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, are ...

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CMA Foundation Honors 30 Music Teachers with Music Teachers of Excellence Awards

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NASHVILLE—The CMA Foundation, a national music education nonprofit and the philanthropic arm of the Country Music Association, is honoring 30 music teachers from across the country as Music Teachers of Excellence. Now in its fifth year, the annual program was created in an effort to recognize those educators who are having the greatest impact on their students, using music as ...

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Country Artist Lauren Jaimes Set to Release First Music Video & Single “Home is Where You Are”

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(Brooklyn, NY) – Lauren Jaimes will be releasing her debut music video and accompanying single “Home Is Where You Are” on Friday April 3, 2020.  Filmed in Brooklyn, NY and directed by Forrest Weber, the video is an exciting one-shot performance that complements the song’s playful melody and that just might make you start shufflin’ your boots.  Lauren is excited ...

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