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Billy Currington, Sara Evans, Easton Corbin & MORE Added to Taste of Country Music Festival

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Country stars Billy Currington, Eli Young Band, Jerrod Niemann, Sara Evans, Easton Corbin, Chase Bryant, Colt Ford, Josh Abbott Band, Tracy Lawrence, LOCASH, as well as fan favorites Logan Mize, Western Underground, Rachel Lipsky, Sasha McVeigh, Jackson Michelson and Annie Bosko have been added to the lineup for the 3rd Annual Taste of Country Music Festival, the Northeast’s premiere 3-day country music festival. The Festival will be held June 12-14, 2015 at Hunter Mountain Resort (Hunter, NY) in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County. Previously announced superstars Tim McGraw, Keith Urban and Toby Keith will headline this year’s festival.

“In just the third year of the Taste of Country Music Festival, we have been able to deliver a entertainment lineup to our fans that we think is the strongest of any major country music event in the nation this summer, with the possible exceptions of our own festivals in Minnesota and Colorado, WE Fest and Country Jam,” said Dhruv Prasad, Executive Vice President, Live Events, Townsquare Media Inc. “We couldn’t be more excited to see everyone at the Mountain this year – it will be the best yet.”

Information on tickets, camping, VIP packages, hotel accommodations, directions and more are available online at www.tasteofcountryfestival.com. New this year is an off-site car and RV camping option at Bear Creek, located a few miles from the festival grounds, with camping prices starting at $89. The off-site camping passes will come with free shuttle service to/from festival grounds.

The Taste of Country Music Festival is the first and only 3-day country music camping festival in the Northeast. The festival features world-class entertainment, camping in the renowned terrain of the Catskills, outdoor recreation, top-notch food and beverage service and luxury mountainside accommodations unique to host Hunter Mountain. The festival has already established itself as a must-do for country music fans because of the powerhouse list of artists that perform. The 2014 Taste of Country Music Festival’s star-packed lineup included Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Hank Williams, Jr., Randy Houser, Chase Rice, Thompson Square and many others. Over 40,000 fans attended the 2nd annual Taste of Country Music Festival to see the superstars, legends and hottest rising newcomers in country music.

More information about the Taste of Country Music Festival can be found online at www.tasteofcountryfestival.com.

Toby Keith Added as Headliner for 24th Country Jam

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Superstar Toby Keith has been added as the fourth headliner for the 24th Annual Country Jam music festival, June 18-21, 2015, at Jam Ranch outside Grand Junction, CO. The multi-platinum selling artist joins previously announced headliners Tim McGraw, Keith Urban and The Band Perry in the talent-packed lineup.

Keith’s current single, “Drunk Americans,” is just the latest success for the artist, who has an unparalleled catalog of chart-topping music that includes acclaimed albums and standing-room-only tours. The Nashville Songwriters Association International named Keith their Songwriter/Artist of the Decade; Keith is also a three-time BMI Country Songwriter/Artist of the Year, Billboard’s No. 1 Country Artist of the Decade and No. 1 Country Songwriter of the Decade.

“We are very happy to add Toby Keith to our superstar lineup,” said Dhruv Prasad, Executive Vice President, Live Events, Townsquare Media Inc. “This is going to be an incredible 4-day experience for our Country Jam attendees! And we’re not finished yet –all I can say is there are more great acts to be announced, so stay tuned.”

Tickets are available now for Country Jam 2015. General admission tickets start at $140 for a 4-day pass and VIP packages start at $640 for a 4-day “Silver Pass,” with “Gold Pass” packages available as well. More information on VIP package details and pricing is available online at http://countryjam.com/tickets

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features world-class entertainment and on-site camping in Western Colorado’s “high-desert.” The four-day festival has established itself as a must-do for country music fans, with last year’s Country Jam featuring performances from superstars, legends and the hottest rising newcomers, including Lady Antebellum, Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert, Brett Eldredge, Thomas Rhett, Chase Rice, Kellie Pickler and more.

More information about Country Jam can be found online at www.countryjam.com

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Rascal Flatts, Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw & Brantley Gilbert First Performers Announced for iHeartRadio Country Festival

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iHeartMedia announced the return of the successful iHeartRadio Country Festival. This year, country music’s biggest superstars will hit the stage at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas on Saturday, May 2nd, in a live celebration of all things Country.

The country music of the iHeartRadio app will come to life onstage in Austin with an extraordinary lineup including Tim McGraw, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts and Brad Paisley, with more to be announced, and will be hosted by iHeartMedia’s nationally-syndicated Country music personality Bobby Bones. The iHeartRadio Country Festival is part of iHeartMedia’s roster of incredibly successful nationally-recognized concert events, including the iHeartRadio Music Festival, the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party, the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Concert Tour, the iHeartRadio Ultimate Valentine’s Escape and the iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina.

“This is truly a night of Country’s All-Stars,” said John Sykes, President of iHeartMedia Entertainment Enterprises. “Every single one of these artists can headline an arena or stadium on their own, but on this night they will share the stage to celebrate the amazing music on our iHeartRadio country stations and the iHeartRadio app.”

“The country format has great talent and on-air personalities who have such a strong bond and loyalty with their fans and there is no better way to celebrate that relationship than at a live event,” said Tom Poleman President of National Programming Platforms for iHeartMedia. “With our more than 120 country stations nationwide we have the ability to bring the biggest events and one-of-a-kind experiences to our loyal listeners that no one else can provide.”

Fans who cannot attend the iHeartRadio Country Festival will be able to listen live on iHeartMedia’s Country music radio stations in their local markets or on iHeartRadio.com. Streaming details will be announced soon.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on March 28. For more information visit iHeartRadio.com/countryfestival. The iHeartRadio Country Festival is an iHeartMedia Production.

Chase Bryant Joins Tim McGraw’s Shotgun Rider Tour

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Chase Bryant is starting the New Year off with a bang. His debut single “Take It On Back” continues to climb the country radio charts while it was announced yesterday that the celebrated newcomer will join superstar Tim McGraw’s Shotgun Rider Tour 2015.

“New Year, New Dreams come true. It’s beyond an honor to be on tour with Tim McGraw. I could never put into words the gratitude of what this means to me. Thank you country radio and country fans for all the love they’ve shown my first single and to Tim for allowing me to be part of this ride with you,” says Bryant.

Bryant, who spent 2014 captivating audiences on Brantley Gilbert’s Let It Ride Tour, was recently heralded as a hot ‘Artist to Watch in 2015’ by The Huffington Post, Nashville Lifestyles, Roughstock, Country Music Is Love and has been named a “Next Big Thing 2015” star by MusicRow Magazine.

Known for his vocally charged and guitar-wielding live performances, Bryant has already earned rave reviews from the likes of Rolling Stone Country, Billboard, Teen Vogue, American Songwriter, People Country, Country Weekly, Bustle, Las Vegas Sun, The Fresno Bee, The Sacramento Bee and the San Diego Union Tribune.  Additionally, the fast-rising star recently graced the cover of the December 2014 issue of Southwest Texas Magazine.

Bryant demonstrates his unique method of musicianship this weekend when he takes CMT Hot 20 shopping at one of his favorite Nashville guitar shops, 2nd Gear Music.  Bryant discusses his attraction to the guitar at age three AND how the left-handed star taught himself to play a right-handed guitar backwards. CMT Hot 20 premieres this Saturday, January 17th at 9 am ET/ 8 am CT.

“Take It On Back” appears on Bryant’s debut EP, which he co-produced alongside Derek George (Randy Houser). Bryant co-wrote each song on the EP, which also includes the emotionally charged fan favorites “Change Your Name,” “Jet Black Pontiac” and “Little Bit of You.”

Listen/ Purchase Chase Bryant’s debut EP here.
For a full list of upcoming tour dates visit: www.chasebryant.com/tour

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