MI2N
Music Industry News Network
TUESDAY, JULY 26TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Music Events (more headlines) 03-23-2014

CMA Rebrands And Expands International Concert During 2014 CMA Music Festival In June

Bookmark and Share

CMA announced plans to rebrand and expand the annual Global Artist Party during CMA Music Festival in June. The announcement was made by CMA CEO Sarah Trahern during the Second Annual International Marketing Summit at The O2 in London.

"The Summit was the perfect platform and this was the ideal audience to announce the strategic growth of the international showcase from a club gathering to a main-stage event," Trahern said.

Presented under the "CMA World" global brand, the CMA World GlobaLive concert will be held Monday, June 2 (6:00-11:00 PM/CT) on a free, outdoor stage on Broadway in downtown Nashville. The concert will be open to the public and feature performances by Country Music artists from territories including Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Sweden, and the U.K.

The concert began in 2004 as the Global Artist Party with standing-room-only crowds of enthusiastic fans.

"Moving this incredibly popular event from a club setting to a large stage with international food and beverage vendors will enhance the experience for our visiting artists, and create a bigger platform to reach an even broader audience of fans and press from around the world," Trahern added. "Country Music is not limited by its American roots. Closer than a click, through technology we are reaching a broader audience and developing new fans around the world."

Advancing Country Music worldwide is CMA's mission. Today's International Marketing Summit was the culmination of a four-day Country Music takeover of Dublin and London with the CMA Songwriters Series; C2C (Country to Country) at The O2 in Dublin and London; a ground-floor research initiative; educational panels for aspiring songwriters; as well as a BBC taping with "Brad Paisley & Friends" at the iconic BBC Radio Theatre.

"Opportunities for advancement of the format have never been more promising and it is our goal to provide the resources and educational initiatives necessary to help our international constituents build visibility and business opportunities," said Trahern.

The CMA Board of Directors has four international members (Australia, Canada, and two from the U.K.) representing the interests of this important membership group. CMA recently facilitated the creation of the U.K. Advisory Group, which seats 15 high-level executives from the region who will be tasked with giving support and recommendations to the CMA International Committee.

CMA first established a presence in Europe in 1982 opening its London office and for more than three decades has worked to build and maintain important industry and media relationships that enhance the image of Country Music and create opportunities for artists interested in international development.

Throughout the year, CMA also honors individuals of the international community with awards including the International Country Broadcaster Award, International Artist Achievement Award, Global Country Music Artist Award, the Wesley Rose International Media Achievement Award, and the prestigious Jo Walker-Meador International Award, which is named for the original executive director of CMA.

Through the presentation of awards, international licensing of CMA's three television properties, and events like the International Marketing Summit and CMA Songwriters Series, CMA seeks to recognize and empower its international membership and Country Music fans globally by creating an annual setting for music discovery and the exchange of ideas.

The 2014 CMA Music Festival will be held Thursday through Sunday, June 5-8, in Nashville. While tickets to the Nightly Concerts at LP Field are sold out, there are numerous other entertainment and music stages, special events, and activities throughout downtown Nashville - like the CMA World GlobaLive concert - to enjoy during CMA Music Festival.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

Canadian Artist Hennie Bekker Brings Benefits Of Music Therapy In Latest New Age Album

"Wanna Be Happy?" enjoys Top Spot For 45 Weeks

Grammy Nominated Producer, George Nash Jr., Launches New Music Company To Support Peace And Healing

Return Of The R&B Soul Bands!

Heavy #16 In Hong Kong 4 August 2016

Call-For-Songs For Chinese Valentine's Day (Qixi Festival)

Robert Kramer Releases "The Place They Call New Orleans"



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» FINANCE COMPANY ROOTED IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY PAVING THE WAY WITH THE RETURN OF “BOWIE BONDS”
» PMC Speakers Launches The Hear More Tour
» Garage Rock Lives With Bongo Boy Records Out Of The Garage Volume Two
» Kangol Expands Content Offering With Video Series And Downloadable Mixtapes On Radio Kangol
» Broadcasters Support Anticipated Government Conclusions In Antitrust Review Of ASCAP And BMI Consent Decrees
» ILS Group Appoints Experienced Music Executive Eric Alper As Director Of Media Relations
» U.S. Justice Department Shuts Shut Down Kickass Torrents, Arrests Principal Operator
» 7th Annual Future Music Forum & Sync Summit: Finding The Next Music Industry
» Canadian Artist Hennie Bekker Brings Benefits Of Music Therapy In Latest New Age Album
» YB16 – Yamaha Band Competition 2016


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» 7th Annual Future Music Forum & Sync Summit: Finding The Next Music Industry
» GUIGUISUISUI Release 'Wu Xing' EP
» Viacom TV Launches New Artist Discovery Platform
» Heavy #16 In Hong Kong 4 August 2016 - Hard Rock & Metal Goodness
» Millennials Turn From Radio To Embrace Streaming
» The Underground Summer Festival In Hong Kong
» Research Finds Audible Differences With High-Resolution Audio
» Morbid Goats Farewell Tour And Digital Album Release
» Alisa Apps Files Lawsuit Against Universal Music Group And John Newman
» MusicDish*China Music Releases, Charts, MV Premiere And Radio Feature
» Andreas Carlsson Becomes Advisor And Investor In Soundtrap
» Adva Mobile Fan Engagement Score (ES)

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.