The lineup for the 2015 Country Music Association Festival was announced this morning. The four day event which culminates each night at LP Field in Nashville, features a number of huge names including Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, and many more.
Tonight Miranda Lambert performed at the club Exit/In down in Nashville and gave her fans a number of special treats. Not only is it rare for acts with such star power like Lambert to perform in these intimate environments, it’s even more rare for them to bring along friends. Lambert treated the crowd to special appearances from two of her good friends, Raelynn and Gwen Sebastian. The latter teamed up with Miranda for one heck of a rendition of Little Big Town’s current single “Girl Crush.” Check out the video!
In part one of our interview with Erik Dylan we discussed songwriting, his friendship with Kip Moore, and his own music. Now in part two we discuss his plans for 2015 including touring and new music as well as his advice for those looking to make it in Nashville. Continue reading Sunday Conversation: Erik Dylan Part 2
Kansas native Erik Dylan didn’t travel to Nashville with pocket aces, rather he had to work to make his dream of being a songwriter and artist a reality. However, it’s his years of hard work that make his songs jump off the page and come to life. His songs are ones that you’ll be able to connect with on a deeper level than just tipping back a cold beer. Dylan knows what the listener wants to hear because he’s been in their shoes. He’s a fan of the genre as much as you and I and that right there makes him one of the most talented young songwriters in Nashville. In part one of our interview with him we discuss what goes into writing a song, working with Kip Moore on what could be Moore’s next radio single, and more:
The Big Revival Tour is coming to the Northeast sooner than expected. Kenny Chesney and Chase Rice will perform for two nights at Mohegan Sun Arena on April 24 and 25.
Kenny Chesney has once again enlisted Eric Church as an opener. Church will join The Big Revival Tour for 5 stadium dates including Atlanta, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Detroit, and Philadelphia.
Kenny Chesney has added a second date at Gillette Stadium on August 29. The show will include Brantley Gilbert, Cole Swindell, and of course Jason Aldean. Tickets for the show go on sale the same day as the Friday show (November 7).
Wednesday morning Kenny Chesney announced that Brantley Gilbert will join the Big Revival Tour for 15 stadium dates. This is in addition to the previous announcement that Jason Aldean would be joining the tour.
Kenny Chesney has announced that he will play 10 stadiums with Jason Aldean. Dubbed “Two Tours One Night,” Jason’s Burn It Down Tour will team up with Kenny’s The Big Revival Tour. Dates include Gillette Stadium on August 28 and MetLife Stadium on August 15 among others. Tickets for Gillette Stadium will go on sale in a couple weeks. The remaining stadium dates will include another superstar in front of Kenny.
Kenny Chesney announced this morning that he is going on tour next year. The Big Revival tour will hit 55 cities in the United States making it his biggest tour since 2009. The tour features stops at about 20 stadiums with the remaining dates being played at amphitheaters and arenas across the country. Kenny will announce the opening acts for the tour within a month as well as specific cities and dates. While no specific artists were named as openers Chesney did say that he’s going to mix it up. Some artists will be on the tour full-time while others will be added for specific markets. The tour will begin on March 26 in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena.