Mayor Karl Dean was joined by Mayor Col Murray of Tamworth, Australia during CMA Music Fest week in signing a treaty that officially joined Nashville and Tamworth as sister cities.
Twenty-one international Country artists representing seven different territories performed in downtown Nashville at the annual Global Events showcases, held June 3-4 during CMA Music Festival week.
Country artist Katie Armiger donated her infamous black dress to the Hard Rock Cafe in Las Vegas on Wednesday, May 22nd.
28 February 2013
Nashville, Tenn. – Feb. 27, 2013) The class of the 2013 Country Radio Hall of Fame in both the Radio and On-Air categories were officially inducted last night, Feb. 26, 2013 at a ceremony and dinner held inside the Nashville Convention Center. As previously announced, Gaylon Christie was inducted in the Radio category, while Dr. [...]
25 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb 25, 2013) Country Radio Seminar 2013 is set to kick off on Wednesday, Feb. 27th at the Nashville Convention Center. This year’s event includes more than 20 panels, exhibits and educational presentations, as well as featured speakers and panelists from all areas of the radio and records industry. Known as the [...]
14 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb 14, 2013) Country Radio Seminar has added “Country Comes To New York – A Conversation With Lew Dickey” to its agenda of educational panels and workshops for CRS 2013. The panel is set for Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2013 from 11:00 – 11:50 a.m. in room 208 of the Nashville Convention Center. [...]
13 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb 13, 2013) Country Radio Seminar has announced the lineups for the UMG Nashville events at CRS 2013. Wednesday’s “Team UMG at the Ryman” luncheon will feature artists from the Universal Music Group roster. Artists set to perform include Billy Currington, Brothers Osborne, Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker, David Nail, Dierks Bentley, Drake [...]
11 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb. 11, 2013) For the second consecutive year, “Bob Kingsley’s Acoustic Alley” will return with an all-star lineup of hit songwriters. Rhett Akins, Tom Douglas, Marv Green, Ben Hayslip, Natalie Hemby, Luke Laird, Shane McAnally, Wendell Mobley, Jeff Stevens and several surprise guests are set to perform at the event, which is [...]
08 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb 8, 2013) Friday, Feb. 15 is the deadline to purchase $499 regular rate registrations for CRS 2013, held Feb. 27-Mar. 1. The on-site rate of $599 will take effect Feb. 16th. In addition, the $99 unemployment rate will also expire and no longer be available. This year’s event includes more than [...]
06 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb. 6, 2013) – Country superstar George Strait will be honored with the 2013 Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc. Career Achievement Award at the Country Radio Hall of Fame Induction on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. The CRB Achievement Award is presented to an individual artist or act that, through their creativity, [...]
06 February 2013
(Nashville, Tenn. – Feb. 6, 2013) BGC Records/GMV Nashville Records artist Bobby Cyrus has become the official spokesperson of the National Walking Horse Association. The singer will team up with the association, performing at select events across the country as part of his 2013 “NWHA Tour” and expressing his support for the associations cause. An [...]
06 February 2013
(Nashville, TN – Feb 5th, 2013) – For the third consecutive year, Country Radio Seminar officials and Country Aircheck have developed a mobile application, which is now available for download on Android and Apple (iPad, iPhone, iTouch) devices. As in previous years, the CRS 2013 app provides attendees with an expanded CRS agenda, panel descriptions, [...]
05 February 2013
(Nashville, Tenn. – Feb. 5, 2013) Streamsound Records recording artist Jaida Dreyer is set to release her debut album, I Am Jaida Dreyer, on Feb. 26. The album will be available on all major digital retailers, including iTunes and Amazon. The breakout release features 10 original songs written or co-written by the singer and is [...]