Category Archives: CMA Fest

CMA Fest Announces Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater!

CMA Fest Announces Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater 
CMA Fest is only 50 days away and with it approaching another stage has been announced! Cracker Barrel is returning as title sponsor for the country roads stage at Ascend Amphitheater.

Thursday June 7th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Everette
7:30pm-8:00pm Runaway June
8:00pm-8:30pm Lindsay Ell
8:30pm-9:00pm Chase Bryant
9:00pm-9:30pm Craig Campbell
9:30pm-10:00pm Granger Smith
10:00pm-10:30pm Chase Rice
Friday June 8th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Clare Dunn
7:30pm-8:00pm Drake White
8:00pm-8:30pm Maddie & Tae
8:30pm-9:00pm Tyler Farr
9:00pm-9:30pm Lee Brice
Saturday June 9th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Tegan Marie
7:30pm-8:00pm Cale Dodds
8:00pm-8:30pm Morgan Evans
8:30pm-9:00pm Michael Ray


CMA Fest Announces Nissan Stadium Performers!

CMAFest announces Nissan Stadium Performers!
CMAFest is just over two months away and the Nissan Stadium Performers have been announced!

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Thursday, June 7th, 2018
8:00pm-8:30pm Charles Esten
8:45pm-9:00pm Kane Brown and Lauren
9:05-9:10pm Carly Pearce (National Anthem)
9:30pm-10:00pm Dan + Shay
10:00pm-10:30pm Darius Rucker
10:30pm-11:00pm Brothers Osborne
Friday, June 8th, 2018 
8:00pm-8:30pm Charley Pride
8:30-9:00pm Brett Young
9:05-9:10pm TBA
9:30pm-10:00pm Luke Combs
10:00pm-10:30pm Blake Shelton
10:30-11:00pm Old Dominion
11:00pm-11:30pm Carrie Underwood
Saturday, June 9th, 2018 
8:00pm-8:30pm Lee Ann Womack
8:30pm-9:00pm Jon Pardi
9:05-9:10pm TBA
9:30pm-10:00pm Dustin Lynch
10:00pm-10:30pm Kelsea Ballerini
10:30pm-11:00pm Chris Stapleton
11:00pm-11:30pm Keith Urban
Sunday, June 10th, 2018 

8:00pm-8:30pm Ricky Skaggs
8:30pm-9:00pm Brett Eldredge
9:05-9:10pm TBA
10:00pm-10:30pm Dierks Bentley
10:30pm-11:00pm Florida Georgia Line
11:00pm-11:30pm Luke Bryan

CMA Fest Announces Riverfront Stage Performers! 

CMAFest Announces Riverfront Stage Performers! 
CMAFest is just over two months away and the Riverfront Stage Performers has been announced! There are a lot of familiar faces on the Performers list as well as newcomers!

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Thursday, June 7th, 2018
10:00am-11:00am Jon Pardi
11:15am-11:45am Lauren Alaina
12:00pm-12:30pm Lindsay Ell
12:45pm-1:15pm Jordan Davis
1:30pm-2:00pm Lee Brice
2:15pm-2:45pm Carly Pearce
3:00pm-3:30pm Frankie Ballard
3:45pm-4:15pm Drake White
4:45pm-5:15pm Locash
Friday, June 8th, 2018 


10:00am-10:30am Cam
10:45am-11:15am The Cadillac Three
11:30am-12:00pm Russell Dickerson
12:15pm-12:45pm Aaron Watson
1:00pm-1:30pm Eric Paslay
1:45pm-2:15pm Chris Lane
2:30pm-3:00pm Walker Hayes
3:15pm-3:45pm Gavin Degraw
4:00pm-4:30pm Lanco
4:45pm-5:15pm Granger Smith
Saturday, June 8th, 2018 
10:00am-10:30am Parmalee
10:45am-11:15am Raelynn
11:30am-12:00pm Chase Bryant
12:15pm-12:45pm William Michael Morgan
1:00pm-1:30pm Cassadee Pope
1:45pm-2:15pm Devin Dawson
2:30pm-3:00pm Corey Smith
3:15pm- 3:45pm Dylan Scott
4:00pm-4:30pm Tyler Farr
4:45pm-5:15pm Michael Ray
Sunday, June 9th, 2018

10:00am-10:30am Maddie and Tae
10:45am – 11:15am Canaan Smith
11:30am-12:00pm Home Free
12:15pm-12:45pm Walker Hayes
1:00pm-1:30pm A Thousand Horses
1:45pm-2:15pm Morgan Wallen
2:30pm-3:00pm Scotty Mccreery
3:15pm-3:45pm High Valley
4:00pm-4:30pm Easton Corbin
4:45pm-5:15pm Craig Campbell

CMA Fest Breakout Stage Performers Announced!

CMA Fest is just around the corner and the stages lineups are officially being released!! This year’s Breakout Stage will include 40 rising artists! Several of which we have had the pleasure of seeing multiple times and interviewing! We can’t wait to see all of these artists on stage!

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Thursday, June 07, 2018

10:30 – Charlie Worsham

11:10 – Dylan Schneider

11:50 – Drew Baldridge

12:30 – Delta Rae

1:10 – James Barker Band

1:50 – Logan Mize

2:30 – Radio Romance

3:10 – Ashley McBryde

3:50 – Muscadine Bloodline

4:30 – Crowder

Friday, June 08, 2018

10:30 – Josh Phillips

11:10 – Krystal Keith & Lance Carpenter

11:50 – Cale Dodds

12:30 – Jon Langston

1:10 – Smithfield

1:50 – Runaway June

2:30 – Maggie Rose

3:10 – Waterloo Revival

3:50 – Love and Theft

4:30 – The Wild Feathers

Saturday, June 09, 2018

10:30 – Abby Anderson

11:10 – Jillian Jacqueline

11:50 – Adam Doleac

12:30 – Ashley Campbell

1:10 – Chris Bandi

1:50 – Steve Moakler

2:30 – Walker McGuire

3:10 – Kassi Ashton

3:50 – Trent Harmon

4:30 – Clare Dunn

Sunday, April 10, 2018

10:30 – Sundance Head

11:10 – Brooke Eden

11:50 – Sister Hazel

12:30 – Jacob Davis

1:10 – Luke Pell

1:50 – Jimmie Allen

2:30 – Big Smo

3:10 – Riley Green

3:50 – Micahel Tyler

4:30 – Jerrod Niemann

Gallery: Three Girls Rock Into A Bar At CMA Fest!

The Ladies of Country kicked off the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage Friday Night of CMA Fest at Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater with powerful performances by Sara Evans, Kellie Pickler, Danielle Bradbery, Aubrie Sellers and Three Girls Rock into a Bar featuring Kelleigh Bannen, Ruthie Collins and Natalie Stovall.

Images by: FlyteVu

We finally had the chance to see Three Girls Rock Into A Bar, a powerhouse trio composed of Kelleigh BannenNatalie Stovall and Ruthie Collins. Although, all the girls are solo artists, they come together to perform occasionally and have been selling out venues wherever they go!

The Ascend Amphitheater was packed as the ladies performed for a special women of country night! Check out our photo gallery below!


Images by Variety Beat