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BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP BRINGS STEVEN TYLER & FRIENDS TO CRS FOR MUSIC + MARDI GRAS

NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 08: Drake White; A Thousand Horses' Bill Satcher, Graham DeLoach, Zach Brown, and Michael Hobby; Big Machine Label Group President and CEO Scott Borchetta; Steven Tyler; and the Cadillac Three's Jaren Johnston, Neil Mason, and Kelby Ray attend the Big Machine Label Group CRS Bash with Steven Tyler, A Thousand Horses, The Cadillac Three and Drake White at aVenue on February 8, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for BMLG) *** Local Caption *** Drake White;Bill Satcher;Graham DeLoach;Zach Brown;Michael Hobby;Scott Borchetta;Steven Tyler;Jaren Johnston;Neil Mason;Kelby Ray

Nashville, TN (February 9, 2016) – Big Machine Label Group burned the midnight oil with Country radio and industry executives at aVenue in downtown Nashville last night (2/8), capping off the first official day of Country Radio Seminar (CRS). Noise ordinances be damned, the exceptional talent – STEVEN TYLER, A THOUSAND HORSES, THE CADILLAC THREE and DRAKE WHITE – performed testosterone-fueled sets into early this morning, a fitting start to Mardi Gras and the annual festivities.

Other BMLG artists RaeLynn and Tara Thompson showed their support, singing along from the crowd and visiting with attendees. BMLG President & CEO Scott Borchetta rocked alongside imprint leaders George Briner (The Valory Music Co. SVP Promotion), Jimmy Harnen (BMLG EVP & Republic Nashville President), Jack Purcell (Big Machine Records SVP Promotion) and Chris Stacey (Dot Records GM).

A Thousand Horses amped up the crowded room with their nine-piece ensemble, performing songs …

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THE CADILLAC THREE WRAP SUCCESSFUL NIGHT LIFE RELIGION HEADLINE TOUR IN UK WITH SOLD-OUT DATES

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NASHVILLE, TN (February 8, 2016) – A trio of Nashville musicians, nine European cities, thousands of passionate fans creating rowdy vibes … THE CADILLAC THREE wrapped their headline Night Life Religion UK Tour with a successful run, boasting six sold-out dates. Louder Than War raved, “The Cadillac Three bring this party city to its knees on a blustery Friday night with their exuberance and excitement.” Newcastle Chronicle added, “The Cadillac Three boast the songs, the swagger and the Southern Rock cool to dominate far bigger stages in front of crowds five times this size. But watching Johnston and co. ply their trade is such a cosy venue proved a real treat for as long it lasts.”

Filled with heartfelt southern nostalgia, TC3 drummer Neil Mason co-wrote the band’s latest offering, which takes the finest of their roots and seamlessly blends them with the authentic grit that has become their trademark …

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JUSTIN MOORE MAKES SUPER BOWL COMMERICAL DEBUT

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NASHVILLE, TN (February 8, 2016) – Hit singer/songwriter and Super dad Justin Moore made his Super Bowl commercial debut during Sunday night’s game, appearing alongside his family for Simmons Bank. Watch here.

“I love being a dad and want to give them everything they want,” the ACM-winning singer said about his three daughters Ella, Kennedy and Klein. The Arkansas native stars in the clip with the trio and his wife Kate.

Between a drum set, teddy bears, cowboy boots, drones and playhouses, the Moore girls find no shortage of toys for their doting dad to purchase.

Moore, who is known to share the spotlight with his daughters, will likely bring his family out on the road this summer when he embarks on Brantley Gilbert’s TAKE IT OUTSIDE TOUR 2016. The 22-date run begins June 2 in Mansfield, MA and wraps on October 15 in Morrison, CO. Fans can expect …

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SUPERSTAR MARTINA MCBRIDE AND LEADING CANCER NETWORK SARAH CANNON LAUNCH NATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO BAND AGAINST CANCER

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NASHVILLE, TN, (February 8, 2016) – Sarah Cannon, the global cancer institute of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), in partnership with Country superstar Martina McBride and Big Machine Label Group (BMLG), announced today the launch of Band Against Cancer, activated through The Sarah Cannon Tour concert series. The initiative unites two of the most influential industries — music and healthcare — to help connect those touched by cancer with community-based treatment options and resources.

The Sarah Cannon Tour will travel through several key U.S. cities in 2016 and return home to Nashville with a special concert event at the Grand Ole Opry in October. The tour, which helps to benefit several charitable cancer support organizations, includes performances by Martina McBride and other influential country music artists. Full details about each stop of the tour will be announced in the coming months at www.bandagainstcancer.com.   In addition to the concert events, Martina …

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THOMAS RHETT SHARES TELEVISION LINEUP WITH PERFORMANCES ON THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON AND TODAY SCHEDULED

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NASHVILLE, TN (February 8, 2016) – Serving as one of the top nominees for the upcoming 51st Annual ACM Awards, Thomas Rhett will perform his six-week #1 single “Die A Happy Man” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon tomorrow (2/9) at 10:35P CT on NBC. He will head over to TODAY Wednesday (2/10) for an additional performance at 7:00A ET/CT on NBC. The PLATINUM-certified track continues to serve as the best-selling Country digital track and simultaneously tops Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart for a 13th week.

After instant airplay at Country radio last week, Thomas Rhett’s “T-shirt” serves as the follow-up to the smash hit, becoming one of the most added song at Country radio this week with over 70 stations onboard. Following five consecutive #1’s, the new single “offers plenty of unapologetic fun” (Rolling Stone) from his ACM nominated sophomore album TANGLED UP (The Valory Music Co.).

Thomas …

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BRANTLEY GILBERT OPENS BLACKOUT TOUR WITH CAPACITY CROWDS

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Nashville, TN (February 3, 2016) – Following a standing-room-only opening weekend of the BLACKOUT TOUR’s North American leg, BRANTLEY GILBERT is gearing up for another season on the road. The Georgia native will continue the momentum this summer headlining his TAKE IT OUTSIDE summer tour.

“We’re just getting started bringing the music to the people,” says the back-to-back PLATINUM Country album sellers. “We hit that stage in Saginaw, and the crowd was lit up. Makes you wanna hit the road, and stay out there – when the people are so raging. We knew when we did this arena tour, we were gonna wanna take it outside! We don’t have all the dates in place, but I want the fans in these markets to know I’m coming.”

The Georgia native will continue the momentum with his headline TAKE IT OUTSIDE amphitheater tour this summer, kicking off June 2 in Mansfield, MA …

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