CMR Nashville News Articles

Americana Music Association℠ Announces 2017 Honorees

22/06/2017

Robert Cray, Iris DeMent, Hi Rhythm, Graham Nash, HighTone Founders Larry Sloven and Bruce Bromberg and Previously Announced Van Morrison Will Be Honored During the Americana Music Association's℠ 16th Annual Honors & Aw... Read more

“NASHVILLE IN CONCERT” DONATES £10,000 TO BRITISH RED CROSS “UK SOLIDARITY FUND” TO HELP PEOPLE AFFECTED BY TERROR ATTACKS IN THE UK

22/06/2017

Nashville – (June 21, 2017) – Stars of the Lionsgate-produced and distributed hit series “Nashville” played two sold-out shows at Manchester’s O2 Apollo Saturday.  Following the shows, tour producer, Opry Entertainm... Read more

2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL DELIVERS WITH CAPACITY CROWDS, SOLD OUT NIGHTLY CONCERTS, AND HIGHEST FAN ENGAGEMENT IN 46-YEAR HISTORY OF MUSIC EVENT OF SUMMER

13/06/2017

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Garth Brooks Presents Surprise Donation to CMA Foundation and Rousing Opening Night Performance 2018 CMA Music Festival Pre-Sales Begin June 19, National On-Sa... Read more

NASHVILLE IN CONCERT - Manchester update

10/06/2017

Following last month's tragic incident and the subsequent temporary closure of the main area outside the venue, Manchester Arena has no other option than to cancel the forthcoming Nashville event on Saturday 17 June.   The shows will now take ... Read more

GRAMMY WINNING KACEY MUSGRAVES JOINS SUPERSTAR HARRY STYLES ON 2018 WORLD TOUR

09/06/2017

Nashville, TN- June 8, 2017- Grammy-award winning artist Kacey Musgraves today announced that she will be joining global entertainer Harry Styles on tour as direct support starting next Summer.    "We are gonna light up the road next summ... Read more

CMR Nashville hosts stage during CMA Fest

04/06/2017

Various International and US Country acts will be appearing at our two stages in Nashville 8-10 June. Both venues Big Shotz and Plush situated on 2nd Ave downtown Nashville. Pop in and see the acts free from 11 am -6pm Thursday - Saturday. Lee Willia... Read more

Nashville Meets London 2017 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup

25/05/2017

(Nashville, Tenn. – May 25, 2017) – The 2017 lineup has been announced for the highly anticipated music festival, Nashville Meets London, set for July 22-23 in Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf. This year’s talent lineup includes US-... Read more

FREE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR CRACKER BARREL COUNTRY ROADS STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER JUNE 8-10

23/05/2017

NATIONAL ANTHEM SINGERS ADDED TO NISSAN STADIUM LINEUP NASHVILLE – CMA Music Festival announces free nightly concerts at the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage located in downtown Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater Thursday, June 8 through ... Read more

THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS ARE GOING “ON SAFARI” WITH U.K. TOUR IN FALL 2017

23/05/2017

GRAMMY-Winning Southern Rock Band To Return Overseas In Support Of New Album NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 22, 2017) – Known as “southern rock royalty,” The Kentucky Headhunters are gearing up to take their rowdy, high-energy live show acr... Read more

KEITH URBAN PERFORMS ‘THE FIGHTER’ ON THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW

19/05/2017

ALSO JOINS GRAHAM NORTON ON THE SOFA FOR A CHAT WITH A HOST OF STARS INCLUDING NICOLE KIDMAN, ALAN CUMMING AND SHERYL CROW   NEW SINGLE OUT NOW ON DECCA RECORDS   Four-time Grammy Award winner Keith Urban has given a thri... Read more


Previous News Items

PLAY IT AGAIN! GEORGE STRAIT EXTENDS 2 NIGHTS OF NUMBER 1’s TO JULY 28 AND 29 (25/04/2017)

SINGER SONGWRITER FRANKIE BALLARD 2017 UK TOUR ANNOUNCED (21/04/2017)

KELSEA BALLERINI AND THOMAS RHETT TO HOST “CMA FEST 2017” SPECIAL AIRING THIS SUMMER ON ABC TELEVISION NETWORK (20/04/2017)

Country Music Hall of Famer Jeff Cook of Alabama revealed his diagnosis of Parkinson's disease today (4/11). (12/04/2017)

The Country Network Selected As Double Winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards (12/04/2017)

PATSY CLINE’S DAUGHTER JULIE FUDGE TO GREET FANS AT PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING ON FRIDAY, APRIL 7 (06/04/2017)

CHRIS STAPLETON’S FROM A ROOM: VOLUME 1 OUT MAY 5 AND NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER FROM A ROOM: VOLUME 2 TO BE RELEASED LATER THIS YEAR (06/04/2017)

Country Hall Adds Three: (05/04/2017)

CMA ANNOUNCES 2017 INTERNATIONAL AWARDS RECIPIENTS (04/04/2017)

RODNEY CROWELL, BUDDY MILLER, JAKE OWEN, AARON LEWIS, TANYA TUCKER & CHRIS JANSON JOIN ALL-STAR CONCERT CELEBRATION HONORING MERLE HAGGARD SING ME BACK HOME: THE MUSIC OF MERLE HAGGARD AN ALL-STAR CONCERT CELEBRATION TO BE HELD AT NASHVILLE’S BRIDGESTO (04/04/2017)

The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards winners and nominees, honoring the best in country music from the past year. (03/04/2017)

STRIKING MATCHES INTIMATE ACOUSTIC TOUR ANNOUNCED (01/04/2017)

Harvest Country Music Festival 2017 2 Festivals – 1 Weekend Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 August Enniskillen & Westport (01/04/2017)

DON MCLEAN'S "AMERICAN PIE" ADDED TO NATIONAL RECORDING REGISTRY OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS (30/03/2017)

Underwood To UMG: 19/Arista's Carrie Underwood has departed the label for a worldwide deal with Universal Music Group, specifically Capitol/Nashville. (28/03/2017)

MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE JOINS CELEBRATION OF PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING WITH DEBUT OF ITS PATSY CLINE FIGURE The Wax Figure Will Be Featured at Patsy Cline Museum Through April 9 (28/03/2017)

MUSIC ICON WAYLON JENNINGS CELEBRATED IN NEW STAR-STUDDED LIVE CONERT FILM AND RECORDING (22/03/2017)

MAREN MORRIS BRINGS THE HERO TOUR 2017 TO UK/IRELAND THIS WINTER. US SENSATION WILL PLAY LONDON’S O2 SHEPHERD’S BUSH EMPIRE IN NOVEMBER (13/03/2017)

C2C WILL RETURN FOR A SIXTH YEAR IN 2018! (13/03/2017)

KIEFER SUTHERLAND EXTENDS 'NOT ENOUGH WHISKEY 2017 TOUR,' (13/03/2017)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK *Monday 2 – Sunday 8 October 2017* In iconic venues across London (10/03/2017)

Australian Country Music Festival, CMC Rocks Queensland, Sells Out 10th Anniversary Event Record Numbers To Attend 2017 Event (07/03/2017)

Grand Ole Opry Recognizes Travis Tritt on 25th Anniversary of Becoming Opry Member (03/03/2017)

MARTY STUART TO HOST UK PREMIERE OF ‘BORN IN BRISTOL’ DOCUMENTARY AT C2C FESTIVAL ON SUNDAY 12th MARCH 54-Minute Film Tells the Untold Story of the Birth of Country Music (03/03/2017)

UK’s most successful Country act, The Shires, do the double! 2 GOLD ALBUMS IN 12 MONTHS Hit second album ‘My Universe’ certified Gold alongside debut ‘Brave’ (01/03/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN MAKE HISTORY WITH SOLD OUT “LITTLE BIG TOWN AT THE MOTHER CHURCH” RYMAN RESIDENCY SHOWS (27/02/2017)

WARD THOMAS TO OPEN C2C 2017 CHART TOPPING UK COUNTRY DUO WILL PERFORM A SPECIAL SET AT 4PM ON FRIDAY MARCH 10 ON THE BBC RADIO 2 COUNTRY STAGE (27/02/2017)

MADDIE & TAE ANNOUNCE UK TOUR FOR AUGUST 2017 DEBUT ALBUM ‘START HERE’ (DOT RECORDS) OUT NOW (21/02/2017)

Capitol's Keith Urban leads nominees for the 52nd Annual ACM Awards, which air April 2 from Las Vegas on CBS-TV. (16/02/2017)

FRANKIE BALLARD 2017 UK TOUR ANNOUNCED (15/02/2017)

C2C RETURNS FOR ITS FIFTH YEAR IN 2017! Featuring .... (15/02/2017)

REBA MCENTIRE DELIVERS PRAISE-WORTHY NEW MUSIC WITH NO.1 DEBUT ACROSS COUNTRY & CHRISTIAN CHARTS SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE Featuring “Back To God,” Out Now (14/02/2017)

The Time Jumpers Score First Grammy Award Spivey, Sears and Franklin Inducted into Fiddler Hall of Fame (14/02/2017)

Vince Gill Notches 21st Grammy Win Most Grammys Won By A Male Country Artist (14/02/2017)

STARS OF LIONSGATE TELEVISION’S “NASHVILLE” TO STAGE SECOND INTERNATIONAL TOUR (14/02/2017)

DOLLY PARTON WINS 8TH GRAMMY AWARD (13/02/2017)

Country Music Winners at 2017 Grammy's (13/02/2017)

1 NIGHT. 1 PLACE. 1 TIME: A HEROES & FRIENDS TRIBUTE TO RANDY TRAVIS SOLD OUT SHOW FEATURES GARTH BROOKS, WYNONNA, ALABAMA, WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN, TRAVIS TRITT, TANYA TUCKER AND MORE (10/02/2017)

THOMAS RHETT IS THE “STAR" OF COUNTRY RADIO THIS WEEK WITH SEVENTH CAREER NUMBER ONE (07/02/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN ANNOUNCES UK TOUR DATES (07/02/2017)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES LINE UP ANNOUNCED INDIGO AT THE O2, LONDON - THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 LAST REMAINING TICKETS RELEASED (07/02/2017)

C2C INTRODUCES BROTHERS OSBORNE, CAM, CANAAN SMITH AND CHARLIE WORSHAM HEADLINE SHOWS ANNOUNCED ACROSS LONDON AND THE UK FOLLOWING COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2017 (07/02/2017)

C2C 2017 FESTIVAL STAGES ANNOUNCED (03/02/2017)

Americana UK Awards winners... (03/02/2017)

GRAMMY NOMINEE THOMAS RHETT EXTENDS FIRST-EVER HEADLINING 2017 ‘HOME TEAM’ TOUR ADDING EUROPEAN DATES (01/02/2017)

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2017 THURSDAY 2ND FEBRUARY - ST JOHN AT HACKNEY, LONDON STELLAR LINE-UP OF PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED (01/02/2017)

Shropshire Songwriter's song makes it to the big screen (31/01/2017)

The Bluebird Cafe @ Country to Country (31/01/2017)

The 2016 GOLD MEDALLION MEDIA AWARDS were held on January 25th 2017 at the Cattlemans Steakhouse in Tamworth. Australia (28/01/2017)

SIR ROSEVELT U.S. GROUP LED BY ZAC BROWN (27/01/2017)

CHRIS YOUNG, CHUCK WICKS, DARYLE SINGLETARY, MARK CHESNUTT, PAUL OVERSTREET, SHANE OWENS AND WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN JOIN LINEUP FOR 1 NIGHT. 1 PLACE. 1 TIME: A HEROES AND FRIENDS TRIBUTE TO RANDY TRAVIS (27/01/2017)

CANAAN SMITH ANNOUNCES U.K. BACK FOR MORE TOUR (27/01/2017)

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott .... (26/01/2017)

BBC RADIO 2 COUNTRY STAGE – First Names Announced for C2C at the O2 in London (26/01/2017)

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2017 THURSDAY 2ND FEBRUARY - ST JOHN AT HACKNEY, LONDON (26/01/2017)

C2C -YAMAHA MUSIC STAGE 2017 Artists Announced (25/01/2017)

Luke Bryan singing at Superbowl ... (24/01/2017)

CRYSTAL GAYLE INDUCTED INTO GRAND OLE OPRY BY SISTER AND OPRY LEGEND LORETTA LYNN (23/01/2017)

By The People, For The People: Country winners of Wednesday night's (1/18) People's Choice Awards were .... (20/01/2017)

The Eli Young Band's tour bus caught fire early this morning (1/18) just outside of Topeka, KS. (19/01/2017)

Mo Pitney and wife Emily welcomed daughter Evelyne Nadine today. (13/01/2017)

LEE GREENWOOD TO PERFORM DURING PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD TRUMP'S INAUGURATION CEREMONY (13/01/2017)

LARRY GATLIN & THE GATLIN BROTHERS TO PERFORM AT BLACK TIE & BOOTS 2017 INAUGURAL BALL (13/01/2017)

The O2’s Brooklyn Bowl closes (12/01/2017)

Our Australian Presenter Connie Kis Anderson would like to say a few words. (06/01/2017)

Wishing all our listeners a Happy New Year and a prosperous 2017 (30/12/2016)

CMR Nashville Christmas Schedule from Noon 24 December – Noon 26 December (21/12/2016)

CHARLEY PRIDE HONORED WITH THE RECORDING ACADEMY’S 2017 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (20/12/2016)

Southern Halo's Hangin' With Halo Radio Show Goes Global With CMR Nashville Beginning Today (19/12/2016)

STAR-STUDDED SMOKY MOUNTAINS RISE TELETHON RAISES NEARLY $9 MILLION, SO FAR (15/12/2016)

Soap Opry: Nash Icon's Reba McEntire will star in an untitled project still in development for ABC-TV. (14/12/2016)

STAR-STUDDED SMOKY MOUNTAINS RISE TELETHON SET TO AIR TONIGHT (13/12/2016)

Canary Wharf London Announces Dates for the 2017 Nashville Meets London Music Festival (12/12/2016)

DOLLY PARTON AND MORE PERFORM DURING DEC. 13 SMOKY MOUNTAINS RISE TELETHON (08/12/2016)

TUCKER BEATHARD’S BREAKOUT YEAR MEASURED WITH A TRIP AROUND THE WORLD AND TO THE TOP OF THE CHARTS (08/12/2016)

Nominees for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards were announced this morning (12/6) (07/12/2016)

C2C 2017 Official AFTER SHOW ARTISTS announced featuring three of the hottest new acts from Nashville; CAM, DRAKE WHITE and JANA KRAMER Plus DJ BAD ASH. (07/12/2016)

Reba and Brooks & Dunn have extended their Las Vegas residency (06/12/2016)

Garth Brooks was the top country artist on Forbes' The World's Highest-Paid Musicians of 2016 list, coming in at No. 6 with $70 million earned. (06/12/2016)

Singer/songwriter Mark Gray died Friday (12/2) at age 64. (06/12/2016)

FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE NOTCH ANOTHER MULTI-WEEK NO. 1 WITH “MAY WE ALL” (06/12/2016)

THE SHIRES ANNOUNCE SPRING 2017 UK TOUR (06/12/2016)

GRANGER SMITH UPDATES FANS ON HIS CONDITION AFTER STAGE FALL (06/12/2016)

GRANGER SMITH INJURED ON TOUR; HOSPITALIZED (05/12/2016)

HARVEST 2017 Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 August (05/12/2016)

"ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR" GARTH BROOKS REIGNS WITH TOP 3 BEST-SELLING COUNTRY ALBUMS (05/12/2016)

DOLLY ANNOUNCES MY PEOPLE FUND Fund will provide monthly assistance to those who lost homes in wildfires (01/12/2016)

Merle Haggard's 1969 album Okie From Muskogee is among the 2017 Grammy Hall of Fame Inductees. (29/11/2016)

Congratulations to Miranda Lambert and the Vanner/RCA team on the No. 1 debut of The Weight Of These Wings on the country albums chart and No. 3 debut on the all-genre Top 200 chart. (29/11/2016)

After a run as a pop-up bar inside the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino's Rouge Lounge, Loser's Most Wanted Bar is getting a permanent home in the Las Vegas venue. (29/11/2016)

Dolly Parton Statement on East Tennessee Fires (29/11/2016)

Country Winners at American Music Awards (22/11/2016)

Album Charts news from the USA (22/11/2016)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES RETURNS TO INDIGO AT THE O2, LONDON, ON THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 (22/11/2016)

COUNTRY MUSIC’S BRIGHTEST NEW STAR" (BBC) THOMAS RHETT PROVES TO BE A “FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH” (DAILY STAR) OVERSEAS HOSTING SOLD-OUT CROWDS DURING FIRST-EVER EUROPEAN HEADLINING TOUR (19/11/2016)

Strait Back To Vegas: MCA's George Strait returns to Las Vegas's T-Mobile Arena (17/11/2016)

UK Americana Awards Nominations Announced (16/11/2016)

CRYSTAL GAYLE INVITED TO JOIN GRAND OLE OPRY (16/11/2016)

Singer/songwriter Holly Dunn died this morning (11/15) at age 59 at a hospice facility in Albuquerque, NM (16/11/2016)

Country category nominees for the 2017 People's Choice Awards are (16/11/2016)