CMR Nashville News Articles

CMA FEST SOARS WITH CAPACITY CROWDS AND HIGHEST FAN ENGAGEMENT IN FESTIVAL’S 47 YEAR HISTORY

12/06/2018

NASHVILLE—The 47th annual CMA Fest drew tens of thousands of fans to the nightly concerts at Nissan Stadium, capacity crowds at Chevrolet Riverfront Stage and the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater, and largest engagement... Read more

CMA FEST ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF GARTH BROOKS AT XFINITY FAN FAIR X

05/06/2018

NASHVILLE—CMA Fest has announced the addition of Country Music superstar Garth Brooks at Xfinity Fan Fair X inside Music City Center. Brooks will take the CMA Close Up Stage Saturday, June 9 from 12:15 to 1:00 PM, where he will participate in a... Read more

SIGHTS & SOUNDS OF TENNESSEE’ EXPERIENCE TO DEBUT AT WATERLOO STATION: JUNE 4th - 17th

31/05/2018

Tennessee Invites UK Travellers to Experience the Soundtrack of America: performers include Gill Landry, Yola Carter, Kasheena Sampson & Robert Vincent London, UK – The beckon call of live music, complimentary Jack Daniel’s and ... Read more

CMA FEST ANNOUNCES MORE THAN 100 ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCES JUNE 7-10

24/05/2018

NASHVILLE—CMA Fest has announced more than 100 additional performances throughout Downtown Nashville Thursday through Sunday, June 7-10. Xfinity Fan Fair X is back and more exciting than ever featuring three stages packed with a... Read more

Brand New Country, Americana And Roots Festival The Long Road Announces Additional Acts For Inaugural Event

23/05/2018

*Ward Thomas, Joshua Hedley, Charlie Worsham, Elizabeth Cook, Caroline Spence, Zack Logan and Luke Winslow-King amongst acts joining line-up for 3-day camping festival at Stanford Hall in Leicestershire*   **Newly announced acts join Lee Ann W... Read more

RYMAN AUDITORIUM TO HOST SIX WEEK AMERICANA SERIES “Americana at the Ryman” Will Celebrate Genre with Newcomers and Veterans

21/05/2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium is set to host a new annual series this summer. “Americana at the Ryman”  presented by Route 650, will celebrate American roots music with six ta... Read more

The 2018 Americana Honors & Awards Annual Nominees Have Been Revealed!

16/05/2018

Album of the Year: “All American Made,” Margo Price, Produced by Jeremy Ivey, Alex Munoz, Margo Price and Matt Ross-Spang “By The Way, I Forgive You,” Brandi Carlile, Produced by Dave Cobb and Shooter Jennings &ld... Read more

FULL LINE UP OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED for Black Deer Festival

11/05/2018

Nashville TN and London, England May 10, 2018  -- Already boasting a remarkable lineup featuring the very best Americana & Country acts from around the world, Black Deer Festival is delighted to reveal that Catherine McGrath, Wallis Bird, Co... Read more

Nashville Meets London 2018 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup

08/05/2018

Nashville, Tenn. – May 8, 2018) – The 2018 lineup has been announced for the highly anticipated FREE summer music festival, Nashville Meets London, set for July 28 - 29 in Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf, London. This year’s t... Read more

Nashville Meets London Partners with Buck’ N Bull Saloon to Host Festival Pre-Party, ‘Southern Fridays’ Cruise Down River Thames

01/05/2018

Event Set for Friday, July 27; Tickets Now Available Here     (Nashville, Tennessee – May 1, 2018) Nashville Meets London (NML) has announced an exciting new addition to this ye... Read more


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2018 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees are Johnny Gimble (Recording and/or Touring Musician), Dottie West (Veterans Era Artist) and Ricky Skaggs (Modern Era Artist) (28/03/2018)

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CMA FEST REVEALS 2018 PERFORMANCE LINEUP (22/03/2018)

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COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK RETURNS FOR 2018 (13/03/2018)

OLD DOMINION ANNOUNCE THE HAPPY ENDINGS UK TOUR 2018 (13/03/2018)

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C2C WILL RETURN FOR A SEVENTH YEAR IN 2019! (12/03/2018)

Organizers Of Annual Nashville Meets London Festival Announce New Monthly Music Residency (06/03/2018)

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ACM Nominees: Mercury's Chris Stapleton leads with eight nominations for the 53rd Annual ACM Awards, which air April 15 from Las Vegas (01/03/2018)

DARIUS RUCKER ANNOUNCES UK TOUR (27/02/2018)

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C2C Roadshows INTIMATE HEADLINE SHOWS ANNOUNCED ACROSS THE UK FOLLOWING COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2018 FEATURING KRISTIAN BUSH of Sugarland / MIDLAND / ASHLEY MCBRYDE / LINDSAY ELL /ASHLEY CAMPBELL / MO PITNEY/ HIGH VALLEY / RYAN KINDER / LEVI HUMMON / TWINNIE (13/02/2018)

COUNTRY music star Daryle Singletary has died at his Nashville home at the age of 46, his manager said today. (12/02/2018)

Winners of the UK Americana Awards last night (02/02/2018)

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott has given birth to twin daughters. (31/01/2018)

WSM-AM/Nashville will broadcast the public memorial service for the late Mel Tillis live from Nashville's Ryman Auditorium today (1/31) at 10am. US Central Time (31/01/2018)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES ANNOUNCES SOLD-OUT RETURN LONDON PERFORMANCE MARCH 8 DURING C2C WITH LUKE COMBS, NICOLLE GALYON, NATALIE HEMBY, BRETT JAMES AND KIP MOORE (30/01/2018)

Here’s a complete list of country, folk and Americana winners at the 60th annual Grammy Awards (29/01/2018)

WHAT TO EXPECT AT C2C 2018 (29/01/2018)

Broadcast service down due to technical problems with our server. Will be back on ASAP (26/01/2018)

Singer/songwriter/producer/actor Lari White Cannon died today at age 52, (24/01/2018)

Kenny Chesney moves to Warner Brothers (17/01/2018)

COUNTRY ICON, MICKEY GILLEY, RECOVERING AFTER AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT (05/01/2018)

Mel Tillis Memorial Service Details ...... (05/01/2018)

RAY STEVENS ANNOUNCES LONG-AWAITED GRAND OPENING OF NEW NASHVILLE MUSIC VENUE, CABARAY (05/01/2018)

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2018 (05/01/2018)

Wishing all our listeners, sponsors, advertisers a Happy New Year for 2018 (29/12/2017)

We Wish you all a Very Merry Christmas, tune into the CMR Nashville Christmas Schedule 48 hours of Christmas Country with all the Stars (19/12/2017)

CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS WITH STAR-STUDDED EIGHTH ANNUAL “CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS,” HOSTED BY REBA McENTIRE AND AIRING DECEMBER 16TH ON SKY ARTS (14/12/2017)

MUSIC CITY ROOTS UPROOTS FOR DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE IN 2018! (12/12/2017)

CHASE RICE COMPLETES FIRST UK & IRELAND TOUR, WITH SOLD OUT SHOWS IN MULTIPLE CITIES (12/12/2017)

VERY SPECIAL GUESTS SUGARLAND ANNOUNCED TO JOIN C2C 2018 (10/12/2017)

STARS OF LIONSGATE TELEVISION’S “NASHVILLE” TO LAUNCH FAREWELL UK TOUR THIS SPRING (05/12/2017)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES AT C2C (30/11/2017)

LEGENDARY GRAND OLE OPRY BRINGS MULTI-LEVEL RESTAURANT AND ENTERTAINMENT VENUE TO THE HEART OF THE BIG APPLE (30/11/2017)

2018 Grammy Awards Nominations: Country Music Nods (28/11/2017)

BRETT YOUNG ADDED TO C2C LINE UP (24/11/2017)

MEL TILLIS FUNERAL SERVICES ANNOUNCED (24/11/2017)

COUNTRY ARTISTS MOURN PASSING OF MEL TILLIS (20/11/2017)

Country Music Winners at The American Music Awards, Keith Urban, Carrie and LBT (20/11/2017)

COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND MEL TILLIS PASSES (19/11/2017)

CMA AWARD Winners (09/11/2017)

Winners of the 12th Annual BCMA Awards 2017 (25/10/2017)

FIRST PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK (18/10/2017)

DAY SPLITS ANNOUNCED + MORGAN EVANS & ASHLEY CAMPBELL CONFIRMED FOR C2C LONDON Tickets on sale Friday 20th October at 10am (16/10/2017)

Country to Country; Europe's biggest country music festival is back for its sixth year from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th March 2018 with another incredible line up that fans can expect from the C2C team. (07/10/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN WRAPS UK TOUR WITH SOLD OUT SHOW AT ROYAL ALBERT HALL IN LONDON Grammy Award Winning Entertainers Announced As Headliners For C2C: Country to Country 2018 (06/10/2017)

Marty Stuart on Jools Holland BBC 2 Show (05/10/2017)

GET READY FOR COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2018 KELSEA BALLERINI ANNOUNCED FULL LINE UP ANNOUNCED FRIDAY 6TH OCTOBER (04/10/2017)

CITY OF NASHVILLE, NCVC, AND CMA HOLD VIGIL HONORING VICTIMS OF LAS VEGAS SHOOTING (03/10/2017)

At least 20 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in a mass shooting at an open-air country music festival in Las Vegas. (02/10/2017)

‘MISS COUNTRY SOUL’ JEANNIE SEELY CELEBRATES 50 YEARS AS A MEMBER OF THE GRAND OLE OPRY (17/09/2017)

Americana Music Awards Winners (15/09/2017)

DON WILLIAMS DEAD AT 78 (09/09/2017)

Troy Gentry of Country Duo Montgomery Gentry Dies in Helicopter Crash (09/09/2017)

Jo Dee Messina was recently diagosed with cancer and will soon begin treatment. (07/09/2017)

MIRANDA LAMBERT TOPS THE LIST OF FINALISTS FOR "THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" WITH FIVE NOMINATIONS, LITTLE BIG TOWN & KEITH URBAN FOLLOW WITH FOUR (04/09/2017)

HURRICANE HARVEY PREVENTS MARK CHESNUTT FROM TRAVELING TO OVERSEAS MUSIC FESTIVAL IN U.K. (02/09/2017)

CHRIS YOUNG INVITED TO JOIN THE GRAND OLE OPRY Country Music Hall of Fame and Opry member Vince Gill surprises the Grammy-nominated vocalist following a #1 party backstage for the pair’s single “Sober Saturday Night” (30/08/2017)

The Americana Music Association℠ Announces its 16th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers, Presenters and Members of This Year’s All-Star Band (29/08/2017)

Country Music Week In London brought to you by the people from C2C (18/08/2017)

JOIN DOLLY PARTON, CHARLIE DANIELS, TG SHEPPARD, RONNIE MCDOWELL, JUSTIN MOORE AND MANY OTHERS FOR A RIDE IN LATEST EPISODE OF “THE PICKUP” (18/08/2017)

Get up close and personal to the songwriters behind the songs at the Harvest Café, (16/08/2017)

LONGEST-SERVING CMA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JO WALKER-MEADOR DIES (16/08/2017)

By Public demand we are repeating our tribute to Glen Campbell who died this week. (13/08/2017)

BRITISH UNDERGROUND ANNOUNCE LINE-UP FOR THE ANNUAL BOOTLEG BBQ, CELEBRATING THE ABUNDANCE OF FEMALE TALENT WITHIN THE AMERICANA MUSIC COMMUNITY (10/08/2017)

GEORGE STRAIT SET TO HONOR JERRY LEE LEWIS FOR SKYVILLE LIVE TAPING ON AUGUST 24 (10/08/2017)

Fellow artists and friends react to the passing of Glen Campbell: (09/08/2017)

JERRY LEE LEWIS, BOBBY BARE, STEVE WARINER, CHUCK NEGRON, AMBROSIA, MAX T. BARNES, LOGAN MIZE, SCOOTER BROWN BAND AND KALIE SHORR MOURN THE LOSS OF COUNTRY ICON GLEN CAMPBELL (09/08/2017)

Glen Campbell: Statement from Scott Borchetta and the Big Machine Label Group (09/08/2017)

CMR Nashville Tribute to Glen Campbell today at 3pm and 11 pm UK Time (09/08/2017)

LARRY GATLIN REMEMBERS GLEN CAMPBELL ON FOX & FRIENDS (09/08/2017)

British Airways to start non-stop flight from London to Nashville (08/08/2017)

Glen Campbell Has Died (08/08/2017)

A BRAND NEW EPISODE OF THE PICKUP CELEBRATES PICKUP AND COMING ARTIST DYLAN SCOTT ON HIS FIRST NO. 1, BIG NEWS FOR KENNY ROGERS, THE CAST OF PURE COUNTRY: PURE HEART AND MORE (07/08/2017)

CHRIS STAPLETON DOMINATES USA COUNTRY ALBUM SALES IN 2017 (28/07/2017)

Singer/songwriter/musician Michael Johnson died at his home in Minneapolis Tuesday (7/25) at age 72, after a long illness. (28/07/2017)

WoodSongs Celebrates 900th Broadcast With Legendary Roger McGuinn (27/07/2017)

Country Music Fans Fill Canada Square Park in London, England for 2017 Nashville Meets London Music Festival (27/07/2017)

CHARLES ESTEN CELEBRATES HISTORY-MAKING MUSIC MILESTONE WITH "ONE SINGLE YEAR" CONCERT (21/07/2017)

MUSIC ICON KENNY ROGERS ANNOUNCES STAR-STUDDED CONCERT IN NASHVILLE CELEBRATING 60-YEAR CAREER “ALL IN FOR THE GAMBLER: KENNY ROGERS’ FAREWELL CONCERT CELEBRATION” (18/07/2017)

RASCAL FLATTS' JAY DEMARCUS SET TO PRODUCE ALL SHOOK UP MOVIE (14/07/2017)

Three Days Celebrating The Best In Americana, Country, Roots And More At The Sage, Gateshead 21-23 July (13/07/2017)

From The People Who Brought You Country to Country ... (13/07/2017)

SONGWRITERS IN THE ROUND Wednesday 19th July 2017 Featuring Ben Earle*Crissie Rhodes*Jeff Cohen*Kerri Watt*Nikhil D’Souza (11/07/2017)

THE SHOW THAT MADE COUNTRY MUSIC FAMOUS TO THROW MUSIC-FILLED PARTY IN DIRECT PATH OF HISTORIC TOTAL ECLIPSE 2017 (06/07/2017)

Country Music Week - Mon 2 – Sun 8 October 2017 in iconic London venues (27/06/2017)

RASCAL FLATTS SURPISES SUPERFAN COUPLE AT THEIR WEDDING WITH UNFORGETTABLE SERENADE (27/06/2017)

“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)

Americana Music Association℠ Announces 2017 Honorees (22/06/2017)

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)

NASHVILLE IN CONCERT - Manchester update (10/06/2017)

GRAMMY WINNING KACEY MUSGRAVES JOINS SUPERSTAR HARRY STYLES ON 2018 WORLD TOUR (09/06/2017)

CMR Nashville hosts stage during CMA Fest (04/06/2017)

Nashville Meets London 2017 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup (25/05/2017)

THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS ARE GOING “ON SAFARI” WITH U.K. TOUR IN FALL 2017 (23/05/2017)

FREE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR CRACKER BARREL COUNTRY ROADS STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER JUNE 8-10 (23/05/2017)

XFINITY FAN FAIR X TO HOST HUNDREDS OF COUNTRY ARTISTS AND CELEBRITIES JUNE 8-11 AT CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL (19/05/2017)