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2015 ACM ZinePak Features Florida Georgia Line, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan & MORE!

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The Academy of Country Music and ZinePak are proud to announce their fifth collaboration to bring country music fans the Official 2015 ACM Awards ZinePak, a limited-edition package spotlighting country’s biggest stars and brightest new talent. This year’s 50th Anniversary collection includes two compilation CDs, a 96-page magazine, an ACM Awards nominee ballot, and a window decal. The ZinePak will be available at Walmart stores nationwide beginning on March 24th, leading up to the LIVE broadcast from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX on Sunday, April 19th at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on  CBS. It is currently available for pre-order here.

Disc One of the collection includes hits from ACM Entertainer of the Year nominees Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, and Florida Georgia Line. It also features tracks from ACM Awards nominees Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton, among others.

In addition to exclusive interviews with more than 25 artists, the magazine gives fans an inside look at the Academy, including the 50-year history behind the organization and the Awards. Fans will also have access to more than 15 exclusive videos powered by the free ZinePak All Access app, available for download in the iTunes App Store and Google Play.

The package, which is strictly limited to 50,000 copies in a nod to the anniversary of the ACM Awards, is currently available for presale at Walmart.com. It will be available in the music department in Walmart stores nationwide beginning March 24th. The first 1,500 fans to pre-order online will receive an additional window decal. Coors Light, a 20-year sponsor of the Academy of Country Music Awards, is sponsoring the ZinePak for a third year in a row, allowing the package to retail for the super-low price of $10.

Link to Product Page with track list: http://bit.ly/50ACMZinePak

Tim McGraw Accepts Singing Challenge from Brett Favre

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Tim McGraw has accepted a challenge from buddy and Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre on the new all sports social media site Sqor.

Brett challenged Tim to collect 10,000 followers to his page at Sqor.com by April 1. If Tim succeeds, Brett pledges to sing Tim’s song “Felt Good On My Lips” on video. If he fails to collect the 10,000 followers, Tim has pledged to wear Brett’s Packers jersey for 24 hours straight.

Follow Tim and watch him accept the challenge below:

Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line & Tim McGraw to Headline Route 91 Harvest Festival

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The Route 91 Harvest Festival will return to Las Vegas for a second consecutive year October 2nd – 4th. The three-day, two-stage festival, held at the MGM Resorts Village, will be headlined by country music superstars Florida Georgia Line, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban as well as Lady Antebellum, Jake Owen and more. Passes go on sale Friday, March 13th at 10 a.m. PST at rt91harvest.com.

A Thousand Horses, Frankie Ballard, Mark Chesnutt, Easton Corbin, Clare Dunn, Brett Eldredge, Gloriana, Joe Nichols, Jon Pardi, Chase Rice, The Cadillac Three, Thomas Rhett, Austin Webb and Drake White will also join the all-star lineup with more artists to be announced in the coming weeks. The festival’s second stage, “Next From Nashville,” will return continuing to showcase emerging country artists.

“Our first year in Vegas really exceeded our expectations,” said Brian O’Connell President of Live Nation Country Touring. “We’re definitely using what we learned the first time around and feedback we heard from the fans to change a few things up to make it even better this year. We’re excited for Sin City to go country for the weekend!”

Chris Baldizan, senior vice president of entertainment for MGM Resorts International, said, “Following the success of last year’s event, we are excited to again partner with Live Nation to bring the Route 91 Harvest Festival back to the MGM Resorts Village. This year’s lineup is outstanding and we can’t wait for festival-goers to experience this unique outdoor event on the Las Vegas Strip.”

More than 20,000 fans attended Route 91 Harvest’s inaugural year. The festival received huge critical praise with the Las Vegas Review-Journal heralding the festival as “country’s arrival in Vegas.” Additionally, Rolling Stone Country commented on the festival’s unrivaled setting, as “there were some of Nashville’s finest, belting out their hits with the backdrop of the Luxor pyramid and glimmering Mandalay Bay.”

This year there will be new VIP options available including Neon Lounge VIP passes which will allow festival-goers to enjoy a shaded side stage lounge, upgraded restroom facilities and special access to a cash bar and food concessions.

For more information on Route 91 Harvest follow updates on Facebook: facebook.com/Route91Harvest

Tim McGraw Announces ‘Shotgun Rider’ Tour

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Tim McGraw‘s highly-anticipated summer Shotgun Rider Tour 2015 will kick off June 5th at the Verizon Arena in Little Rock, AR and travel across North America before concluding September 19 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA. Other cities include Dallas, Toronto, Chicago, Washington DC, Seattle and Denver. The four-month trek will hit amphitheaters, arenas and festivals and feature supporting acts Billy Currington and Chase Bryant.

Please see below for full details and visit www.timmcgraw.com for exclusive fan opportunities.

The Shotgun Rider Tour will feature performances from McGraw’s latest hit album Sundown Heaven Town. The album – McGraw’s thirteenth studio album and second release for Big Machine Records – debuted at #1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart; the RIAA gold-certified single “Shotgun Rider” has spent four weeks at #1 on the country charts.

Tim McGraw – Shotgun Rider Tour 2015
Date City Venue
June 5 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena
June 6 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 11 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre
June 12 Boston, MA XFINITY Center
June 18 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion
June 19 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater
July 10 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
July 11 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
July 16 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
July 18 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
July 19 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live
July 24 Bonner Springs, KS Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
July 30 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
July 31 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Pavilion
August 1 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
August 2 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
August 7 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center
August 8 Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
August 9 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
August 14 Birmingham, AL Oak Mountain Amphitheater
August 15 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
August 20 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Arena
August 21 West Palm Beach, FL Coral Sky Amphitheatre
August 22 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
August 28 Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live
August 29 Philadelphia, PA Susquehanna Bank Center
August 30 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
September 3 Spokane, WA Spokane Arena
September 4 Seattle, WA White River Amphitheatre
September 5 Portland, OR Amphitheatre Northwest
September 9 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
September 10 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
September 12 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
September 17 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
September 18 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
September 19 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

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