CMR Nashville News Articles

CMA FEST 2020: AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

31/03/2020

After careful deliberation, and in following the latest guidance from national, state and local authorities, we are sad to announce that CMA Fest will not take place in 2020. Whether you planned to attend CMA Fest for the first time, or you have at... Read more

THE SHIRES ANNOUNCE RESCHEDULED DATES FOR THEIR 2020 UK TOUR ORIGINAL TICKETS REMAIN VALID

31/03/2020

Due to the current situation The Shires 2020 UK tour dates have been re-scheduled for later this year. Fans are advised to keep hold of their tickets as they all remain valid for the new respective dates. Full list of rescheduled dates below.  ... Read more

Grand Ole Opry member Joe Diffie passed away yesterday

30/03/2020

 at the age of 61 after being diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) last week . Born Dec. 28, 1958, Diffie moved to Nashville as a demo session singer in the 1980s, was signed to the Nashville division of Epic in 1990 and released his debut albu... Read more

Country singer Jan Howard, the Grand Ole Opry's senior member, dies at 91

29/03/2020

NASHVILLE – Country singer and songwriter Jan Howard, a beloved member of the Grand Ole Opry for nearly 50 years, died Saturday at age 91. A news release issued by the Opry says Howard "passed away peacefully" in Gallatin, Tennessee.... Read more

COUNTRY TO COUNTRY FESTIVAL RESCHEDULED TO 12 – 14 MARCH 2021

27/03/2020

LONDON THE O2 / GLASGOW THE SSE HYDRO / DUBLIN 3ARENA   FEATURING HEADLINERS LUKE COMBS / DARIUS RUCKER / ERIC CHURCH     Country To Country Festival is being rescheduled for 2021 with headliners Luke Combs, Darius Rucker and Eri... Read more

A new date for the Academy Of Country Music Awards

23/03/2020

The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, airing live on CBS and CBS All Access, where it will also be available on demand. Venue and performers will be announced soon. As previously announced, Keith Urban wil... Read more

KENNY ROGERS, LEGENDARY ARTIST AND COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME MEMBER, PASSES AWAY AT 81

21/03/2020

Kenny Rogers, one of this century’s most legendary artists who treated the world to such classic hits as “The Gambler” and “Islands in the Stream,” passed away Friday, March 20, his family shared. He was 81. “Ken... Read more

Nashville Meets London Week 2020 and Nashville Meets London Presents! Monthly Concert Series Postponed Until Further Notice

20/03/2020

(Nashville, Tenn. – March 20, 2020) Representatives of the international entertainment brand, Nashville Meets London (NML), have announced that the annual Nashville Meets London Music Festival, scheduled for July 2020, and the monthly N... Read more

Signed CDs for sale from C2C

18/03/2020

The good people who run the Record Store at C2C London get CD booklets signed by the artists IN ADVANCE.   So they are stuck with a lot of CDs that have been signed by the people who have sadly gone home after the postponement.  These ... Read more

MerleFest 2020 Cancelled in Response To Coronavirus (Covid-19)

17/03/2020

In response to directives from NORTH CAROLINA Governor ROY COOPER and growing concerns about the spread of the NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), WILKES COUNTY officials have cancelled all mass gatherings of more than 100 people through the end of APRIL. ... Read more


Previous News Items

MORGAN WALLEN ANNOUNCES FIRST EUROPEAN HEADLINE RUN (04/02/2020)

SONG SUFFRAGETTES ANNOUNCES FIRST UK TOUR FEATURING KALIE SHORR, CANDI CARPENTER, VIC ALLEN AND BELLAH MAE (04/02/2020)

Tanya Tucker, Willie Nelson + More Win at 2020 Grammy Awards (29/01/2020)

Rascal Flatts to retire after 20 years with a final tour this year (08/01/2020)

Carrie Underwood Won’t Return As ‘CMA Awards’ Host In 2020 (02/01/2020)

CMR Nashville wishes you all a Happy New Year (31/12/2019)

CMR Nashville Christmas Schedule 48 Hours of non-stop Christmas programming (21/12/2019)

C2C 13 - 15 MARCH 2020! Hosted by Bob Harris OBE SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS ANNOUNCED (04/12/2019)

MIDLAND UK TOUR POSTPONED (29/11/2019)

American Music Awards: Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Halsey, BTS Dominate (26/11/2019)

WARD THOMAS Add Extra London date to Intimate ‘Unfiltered’ Tour Play Union Chapel 4th and 7th May Album ‘Restless Minds’ Out Now (26/11/2019)

WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” (14/11/2019)

Frank Turner, Jade Bird and Yola among nominees at the 2020 UK Americana Awards (09/11/2019)

WOMEN IN COUNTRY MUSIC UNITE FOR GROUNDBREAKING PERFORMANCES AT “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” NOVEMBER 13 (07/11/2019)

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES KRIS KRISTOFFERSON AS RECIPIENT OF 2019 WILLIE NELSON LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (05/11/2019)

WARD THOMAS Announce Intimate ‘Unfiltered’ Tour Album ‘Restless Minds’ Out Now (04/11/2019)

PRESENTERS FOR “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” INCLUDE BOBBY BONES, BLANCO BROWN, HANNAH BROWN, DEANA CARTER, KRISTIN CHENOWETH, JANIE FRICKE, JIM GAFFIGAN, VINCE GILL, KATHY MATTEA, MARTINA McBRIDE, MIDLAND, CRAIG MORGAN, JENNIFER NETTLES, (04/11/2019)

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW COMPLETE C2C 2020’s MAIN STAGE LINE UP (25/10/2019)

GARTH BROOKS INDUCTS STEVE WARINER INTO MUSICIANS HALL OF FAME (23/10/2019)

ERIC CHURCH, LUKE COMBS, MIRANDA LAMBERT, REBA MCENTIRE, MAREN MORRIS, DOLLY PARTON WITH FOR KING & COUNTRY AND ZACH WILLIAMS, P!NK AND CHRIS STAPLETON, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, AND KEITH URBAN SET TO PERFORM AT “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” (23/10/2019)

Artists announced for C2C 2020 (21/10/2019)

The legendary DJ Bob Kingsley has died. (17/10/2019)

KEITH URBAN CELEBRATES 40th TOP 10 SINGLE WITH “WE WERE”; ANNOUNCES 2020 “KEITH URBAN LIVE” EUROPEAN TOUR (08/10/2019)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 COUNTRY HITS HUB THE BLUEBIRD CAFÉ NASHVILLE SHOW + SUPPORTS ANNOUNCED A SERIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHOWS ACROSS ICONIC LONDON VENUES Mon 21 – SUN 27 OCTOBER (04/10/2019)

Congratulations to the winners of the 18th annual Americana Honors & Awards! See below for the complete list of winners and honorees for this evening's Honors & Awards show (12/09/2019)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 COUNTRY HITS HUB THE BLUEBIRD CAFÉ NASHVILLE SHOW + SUPPORTS ANNOUNCED (09/09/2019)

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” NOMINEES (28/08/2019)

The Americana Music Association® Announces its 18th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers (27/08/2019)

Drake White Not Well (22/08/2019)

Alabama Cancel 50th Anniversary Tour (22/08/2019)

Garth Brooks To Receive Inaugural Points Of Light Award (22/08/2019)

Taylor Swift Wants To Re-Record Her Music To Reclaim Master Rights (22/08/2019)

Scotty McCreery has added an extra London date and upgraded the venue for his Manchester show due to phenomenal demand (20/08/2019)

CARRIE UNDERWOOD TO HOST “THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” WITH SPECIAL GUEST HOSTS REBA McENTIRE AND DOLLY PARTON, CELEBRATING LEGENDARY WOMEN IN COUNTRY MUSIC (19/08/2019)

The Americana Music Association® Announces Its 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees (14/08/2019)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 A SERIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHOWS ACROSS ICONIC LONDON VENUES Mon 21 – SUN 27 OCTOBER JUST ANNOUNCED - SCOTTY MCCREERY (09/08/2019)

Country And Americana Stars Set For The Long Road Festival 2019 (09/08/2019)

Willie Nelson Cancels Tour Dates, Citing ‘Breathing Problem’ (09/08/2019)

SAM WILLIAMS TO JOIN CAM ON "OH, THE PLACES WE'LL GO!" EUROPEAN TOUR (09/08/2019)

NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME TO INDUCT LARRY GATLIN, DWIGHT YOAKAM, MARCUS HUMMON, KOSTAS, RIVERS RUTHERFORD AND SHARON VAUGHN (08/08/2019)

SCOTTY MCCREERY ANNOUNCES DEBUT UK SHOWS THIS OCTOBER (06/08/2019)

Johnny Lee to undergo Brain Surgery (23/07/2019)

Nashville Meets London Presents American Young at Bush Hall on August 29 (11/07/2019)

Big Machine Record Group has been sold. (01/07/2019)

Taylor Swift Blasts Former Label Owner, Scott Borchetta, For Selling Her Catalog to Scooter Braun (01/07/2019)

Tune In Alert: 'Charley Pride: I’m Just Me' Documentary Set To Make BBC Network Premiere Friday, July 5 (28/06/2019)

MICHAEL RAY ANNOUNCES UK HEADLINE TOUR FOR OCTOBER 2019 (26/06/2019)

CAM ANNOUNCES 2019 SUMMER EUROPEAN TOUR TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY, JUNE 7 (04/06/2019)

Nashville’s Music Row Named One of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places (31/05/2019)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 A SERIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHOWS ACROSS ICONIC LONDON VENUES Mon 21 – SUN 27 OCTOBER NEW SHOWS ANNOUNCED INCLUDING BRANDY CLARK AND LOGAN MIZE (21/05/2019)

LOGAN MIZE BETTER OFF GONE UK TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED New EP 'From The Vault' Out Now (21/05/2019)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 A SERIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHOWS ACROSS ICONIC LONDON VENUES Mon 21 – SUN 27 OCTOBER (14/05/2019)

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES INTRODUCING NASHVILLE U.K. TOUR FEATURING DANIELLE BRADBERY / TRAVIS DENNING / CHRIS LANE / RACHEL WAMMACK (14/05/2019)

Black Deer Festival - NEW NAMES JOINING THE ULTIMATE CELEBRATION OF AMERICANA AND COUNTRY: (10/05/2019)

STRIKING MATCHES AND TENILLE TOWNES UK DATES ANNOUNCED OCTOBER 2019 (01/05/2019)

CMA FEST REVEALS LINEUP FOR ADDITIONAL FREE DAYTIME STAGES JUNE 6 – 9 (30/04/2019)

HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH ADD U.K. & IRELAND DATES TO HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED GROUP THERAPY TOUR (29/04/2019)

Wild Rose Star Jessie Buckley, Rich Hall, Cam, Suzy Bogguss And Jillian Jacqueline Amongst Artists Added To Line-Up For The Long Road Festival 2019 (26/04/2019)

Happy Easter from everyone at CMR Nashville (21/04/2019)

Hal Ketchum ill and unable to tour (16/04/2019)

Michael Martin Murphey Honored at Western Heritage Museum Awards (16/04/2019)

CMA FEST ANNOUNCES MORE PERFORMERS FOR NIGHTLY CONCERTS AT NISSAN STADIUM (11/04/2019)

Artist Earl Thomas Conley passed away yesterday (4/10) in Nashville (11/04/2019)

Jim Glaser died on Saturday (April 6) of a heart attack, according to a post on his official Facebook page (11/04/2019)

Here Are All the Winners From the 2019 ACM Awards (08/04/2019)

OLD DOMINION ANNOUNCE “MAKE IT SWEET TOUR” EUROPEAN DATES (08/04/2019)

Lauren Alaina, Sarah Darling, and Robert Vincent To Perform at Nashville Meets London in Canary Wharf (29/03/2019)

KIP MOORE ANNOUNCES UK HEADLINE DATES FOR SEPTEMBER (27/03/2019)

Morgan Evans UK dates announced (27/03/2019)

Events and Dates Announced for Highly Anticipated Nashville Meets London Week Event Series Scheduled for July 24-27, 2019 (21/03/2019)

Jerry Lee Lewis recovering after stroke. (19/03/2019)

CHARLES ESTEN - OCTOBER 2019 UK TOUR ANNOUNCED PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS THE ADELAIDES (18/03/2019)

RAY STEVENS ANNOUNCED AS 2019 COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE (18/03/2019)

Country, Americana And Roots Stars Confirmed For The Long Road Festival 2019 (14/03/2019)

MIDLAND ANNOUNCES HEADLINING UK DATES IN DECEMBER (13/03/2019)

KEITH URBAN WRAPS EUROPE (13/03/2019)

** C2C WILL RETURN FOR AN EIGHTH YEAR IN 2020! ** JOIN US - ON 13, 14 AND 15 MARCH (11/03/2019)

‘Nashville’ TV Show going to Broadway (06/03/2019)

ASHLEY McBRYDE UK AND IRELAND TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED FOR SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER 2019 (05/03/2019)

CMA Fest 2019 - Nashville - Artists announced (05/03/2019)

Don McLean Announces U.S. & European Tour Dates Along With Intimate GRAMMY Museum® Program on March 25 (05/03/2019)

CARRIE UNDERWOOD ANNOUNCES UK HEADLINE ARENA TOUR (04/03/2019)

KACEY MUSGRAVES RECEIVES 2019 CMA INTERNATIONAL ARTIST ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (01/03/2019)

Country Music Hall Of Famer Mac Wiseman Has Died At 93 (26/02/2019)

Ronnie Milsap son dies (26/02/2019)

Legendary Producer Fred Foster Has Died (22/02/2019)

Wedding Bells for Miranda (20/02/2019)

Nominations for the 54th ACM Awards are announced (20/02/2019)

THE BLUEBIRD CAFE IS BACK FOR C2C 2019, PLUS NEW STAGES, C2C SESSIONS AND SPECIAL CINEMA SCREENINGS ALL CONFIRMED (12/02/2019)

2019 GRAMMY Awards: Country Winners List (11/02/2019)

Country Music Hall of Fame member Harold Bradley died this morning (1/31) at age 93. (01/02/2019)

The Winners of the 2019 UK Americana Awards Have Been Revealed (01/02/2019)

GEORGE STRAIT ANNOUNCES 30th STUDIO ALBUM HONKY TONK TIME MACHINE - DUE OUT MARCH 29 (01/02/2019)

C2C Update: ABBY ANDERSON, RUNAWAY JUNE, MICHAEL RAY, RAELYNN AND MORE JOIN LINE UPS FOR OFFICIAL AFTERSHOWS PLUS MORE SPOTLIGHT ARTISTS AND LONDON’S BBC RADIO 2 STAGE REVEALED (29/01/2019)

Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher welcomed son Jacob Bryan Fisher Monday (1/21) in Nashville. (24/01/2019)

RANDY TRAVIS ANNOUNCES LONG-AWAITED MEMOIR: FOREVER AND EVER, AMEN (24/01/2019)

2019 Dates Announced For Nashville Meets London Presents Series at PizzaExpress Live (Holborn) (24/01/2019)

GRAMMY WINNING ARTIST, JOHN BERRY, SHARES UPBEAT OUTLOOK ON HEALTH SETBACK (23/01/2019)

MAREN MORRIS LAUNCHES NEW SINGLE “GIRL” WORLD TOUR ANNOUNCED WITH FIVE UK DATES IN MAY INCLUDING LONDON’S ROYAL ALBERT HALL (18/01/2019)

Loretta Lynn To Celebrate 87th Birthday With Bridgestone Arena Concert Event (15/01/2019)