Big & Rich To Kick off CMA Music Festival at Chevrolet Riverfront Stage

Big & Rich will officially kick off the 2014 CMA Music Festival when they take the Chevrolet™ Riverfront Stage at 10:00 AM/CT on Thursday, June 5 in downtown Nashville. The Riverfront Stage will feature more than 50 artists over the course of CMA Music Festival and is free and open to the public. CMA Music [...] Read More

Country Music Hall of Fame Announces 2014 Inductees

This morning in the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s Rotunda, the CMA announced the 2014 Hall of Fame inductees. The late, great songwriter Hank Cochran, who died in 2010, will be posthumously inducted in the Songwriter category. Mac Wiseman will be inducted in the Veteran Era category, and Ronnie Milsap in the Modern [...] Read More

John Carter Cash Honors His Family Name

By Crystal Caviness © 2014 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. Welcome to the Cash Cabin Studio, nestled among tall, strong trees on a 40-acre property in Hendersonville, Tenn. Up three steps, across a wooden porch and inside the nondescript door is where John Carter Cash does his work while also [...] Read More

CMA Rebrands & Expands Global Artist Party During CMA Music Festival

The Country Music Association has announced plans to rebrand and expand the annual Global Artist Party held during CMA Music Festival in June. The announcement was made by CMA CEO Sarah Trahern during the Second Annual International Marketing Summit at The O2 in London. “The Summit was the perfect platform and this was the ideal [...] Read More

CMA to Announce LP Field Performers for 2014 CMA Music Festival Via Social Media March 3

CMA will utilize social networks to announce LP Field performers for the 2014 CMA Music Festival starting Monday, March 3. Every weekday from March 3-18, CMA will post clues on its social media platforms allowing fans to speculate and anticipate who will be performing during the Nightly Concerts at LP Field. A full announcement of [...] Read More