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<strong>In Its First Full Year in Business, Day After Day Productions Is Nominated For ‘Independent Booking Agency of the Year’ For The 34th Annual <em>Pollstar Awards</em></strong>

Day After Day Productions, founded by Seth Shomes, has been nominated for this year’s Independent Booking Agency of the Year award for its representation of more than 30 clients across a wide variety of genres, including 98 Degrees, Aaron Lewis, Brian Wilson, Deal Or No Deal – Live!, Flo Rida, Jeff Bridges & The Abiders, Matt Fraser, Missy Elliott, Staind, T.I., The Commodores, Tony Orlando, Tyler Henry, War, Wayne Newton, and more. Nominees for the 34th Annual Pollstar Awards, which will be announced during the Pollstar Live! Conference at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, Feb. 21-23, have been revealed in more than 45 categories among the concert industry’s top tours, artists, venues, executives, support companies, and more.

<strong>Shane Owens’ Lyric Video For “Nothing Compares To Christmas” Is Available Now</strong>

Shane Owens delivers his rich, distinctive vocals and sets the stage for the holidays with a new lyric video for his popular Christmas single, "Nothing Compares to Christmas," which was premiered by Scenes Sessions. Co-written by Owens and Galen Griffin, the song was recorded at Nashville's legendary County Q Productions and produced by Nick "Ace" Lutz. This tune reminds all that nothing compares to the cheer and charisma of the Christmas season; and this year, we all could use a bit more cheer! “Nothing Compares To Christmas” is available to download and stream on all digital services.

TERRI GIBBS PERFORMS IN NASHVILLE FOR FIRST TIME IN 20 YEARS TO SUPPORT ‘CHRISTMAS COPS & COUNTRY MUSIC’ BENEFIT PRESENTED BY GUS ARRENDALE AND SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS CHICKEN AND POWERED BY ALL ACCESS COACH

Country music artists have always been supportive of law enforcement and community charities and Christmas Cops & Country Music is no exception. The benefit concert event, taking place at The Nashville Palace on Tuesday, December 6th, will bring 80s and 90s artists together to raise money, and awareness, and collect unwrapped Christmas gifts for Law Enforcement Assistance Partnership (LEAP). Advanced tickets are available on The Nashville Palace website or christmascopsandcountrymusic.com; General admission tickets are $40 and reserved seats are $50; VIP tables range from $500 to $1000. Those interested in a tax-deductible ticket purchase can contact Diane with LEAP directly at 615-587-1023 or visit their website at leapfranklin.org.

Levi Riggs’ Lyric Video For Current Single “Pour Some Whiskey On It” Premiered By <em>Cowboys & Indians</em>

Country music singer-songwriter, Levi Riggs is excited to announce the release of his new lyric video for his current single “Pour Some Whiskey On It”! Premiered by Cowboys & Indians, this hard-hitting, bass-infused single details the difficult things in life that often can’t be helped. Covering everything from a bad relationship to getting fired, when these troubles happen, sometimes you need a good whiskey, a couple of prayers and everything will be alright. “I’ll toast to my regrets” pretty much sums up this tune with proof that life isn’t always perfect, but you deal with the situation and keep moving forward. “Pour Some Whiskey On It” is available now on all streaming platforms.

John Ford Coley Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum-selling artist, John Ford Coley (best known for his early career work as one-half of the ‘70s duo England Dan & John Ford Coley whose hits included “I’d Really Love to See You Tonight,” “We’ll Never Have to Say Goodbye Again,” and “Love is the Answer”) made his Grand Ole Opry debut on Saturday, November 12, stepping into the sacred circle after nearly six decades in the business.

Kelly Lang’s New Album ‘Old Soul II’ Is Available Now

Nationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, author, speaker, and producer, Kelly Lang sets the stage and starts the show with the release of her highly anticipated album, Old Soul II. Surviving the test of time, Lang’s approach on these thirteen popular classic hits of the 70s and 80s turns back the hand of time to uncover the feel-good intent of days gone by. This collection of hits contains songs from music's greatest era including “Midnight Train To Georgia,” “Careless Whisper,” “Every Time You Go Away,” and a special dance version of “Missing You.” The music video for “What’s Love Got To Do With It,” was recently premiered by Taste Of Country. Old Soul II is available to download and stream on all digital platforms.

<strong>DON McLEAN ANNOUNCES <em>THE DAY THE MUSIC DIED<br>50TH ANNIVERSARY OF “AMERICAN PIE”</em> AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 2023 TOUR</strong>

Grammy-award honouree, Songwriters Hall of Fame member, and BBC Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Don McLean will be bringing his American Pie 50th Anniversary Tour to Australia and New Zealand in 2023. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic songs and albums ever this year, McLean will entertain fans across the two countries, proving that “bye-bye, Miss American Pie” will forever remain a classic staple in music. He will be supported by one of Australia’s most revered singer/songwriters, Andrew Farriss.*

Ricochet Returns To The Grand Ole Opry Wednesday, October 12 After 22 Years

90s hit-making country group Ricochet will return to the world-famous Grand Ole Opry on Wednesday, October 12, marking their first performance on the iconic stage in 22 years! With hits including “Daddy’s Money,” “What Do I Know,” and “He Left A Lot To Be Desired,” the appearance will be one that should not be missed! This year also marks the 25th anniversary of their hit single, “He Left a Lot to Be Desired,” with new tour dates being added regularly.

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World Famous Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge 62nd Annual Birthday Bash on Broadway in Nashville Tuesday, October 4th

The World Famous Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, Music City’s legendary honky-tonk, will celebrate its 62nd birthday in downtown Nashville Tuesday, October 4th. As part of the celebration, Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge will feature entertainment on the outdoor Broadway stage throughout the day -- a FREE star-studded concert that is open to the public. Featured headliners include Lee Brice, Parmalee, Montgomery Gentry, Colt Ford, Randy Houser, and Drew Green! Tootsies recently announced the addition of award-winners Jamey Johnson and Dan Tyminski to the main stage lineup. The annual Broadway street party features performances from country music's finest, and you never know who will show up!!

Tom Jones, Tracy Lawrence, The Bellamy Brothers, Easton Corbin, Junior Brown, And More To Hit The Stage At Billy Bob’s Texas In October

The iconic legacy of Billy Bob’s Texas lives far beyond the Fort Worth community, having welcomed over 17 million guests from across the globe through its doors. Celebrated as “The World’s Largest Honky Tonk,” Billy Bob’s Texas continues to deliver the hottest concerts and sold-out shows including Brad Paisley, Midland, and Cole Swindell and a near sold-out show with America’s Got Talent finalist Drake Milligan. They were also recently a stop on Robert Earl Keen’s final tour. Fans can expect to experience everything imaginable from line dancing lessons, rare memorabilia, live bull-riding, and more. With a full menu of Western cuisine, guests can take advantage of weekly specials that range from Buffalo Burgers to Brisket Tacos which are not only delicious but affordable!

<strong>In Its First Full Year in Business, Day After Day Productions Is Nominated For ‘Independent Booking Agency of the Year’ For The 34th Annual <em>Pollstar Awards</em></strong>

Day After Day Productions, founded by Seth Shomes, has been nominated for this year’s Independent Booking Agency of the Year award for its representation of more than 30 clients across a wide variety of genres, including 98 Degrees, Aaron Lewis, Brian Wilson, Deal Or No Deal – Live!, Flo Rida, Jeff Bridges & The Abiders, Matt Fraser, Missy Elliott, Staind, T.I., The Commodores, Tony Orlando, Tyler Henry, War, Wayne Newton, and more. Nominees for the 34th Annual Pollstar Awards, which will be announced during the Pollstar Live! Conference at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, Feb. 21-23, have been revealed in more than 45 categories among the concert industry’s top tours, artists, venues, executives, support companies, and more.

<strong>Shane Owens’ Lyric Video For “Nothing Compares To Christmas” Is Available Now</strong>

Shane Owens delivers his rich, distinctive vocals and sets the stage for the holidays with a new lyric video for his popular Christmas single, "Nothing Compares to Christmas," which was premiered by Scenes Sessions. Co-written by Owens and Galen Griffin, the song was recorded at Nashville's legendary County Q Productions and produced by Nick "Ace" Lutz. This tune reminds all that nothing compares to the cheer and charisma of the Christmas season; and this year, we all could use a bit more cheer! “Nothing Compares To Christmas” is available to download and stream on all digital services.

TERRI GIBBS PERFORMS IN NASHVILLE FOR FIRST TIME IN 20 YEARS TO SUPPORT ‘CHRISTMAS COPS & COUNTRY MUSIC’ BENEFIT PRESENTED BY GUS ARRENDALE AND SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS CHICKEN AND POWERED BY ALL ACCESS COACH

Country music artists have always been supportive of law enforcement and community charities and Christmas Cops & Country Music is no exception. The benefit concert event, taking place at The Nashville Palace on Tuesday, December 6th, will bring 80s and 90s artists together to raise money, and awareness, and collect unwrapped Christmas gifts for Law Enforcement Assistance Partnership (LEAP). Advanced tickets are available on The Nashville Palace website or christmascopsandcountrymusic.com; General admission tickets are $40 and reserved seats are $50; VIP tables range from $500 to $1000. Those interested in a tax-deductible ticket purchase can contact Diane with LEAP directly at 615-587-1023 or visit their website at leapfranklin.org.

Levi Riggs’ Lyric Video For Current Single “Pour Some Whiskey On It” Premiered By <em>Cowboys & Indians</em>

Country music singer-songwriter, Levi Riggs is excited to announce the release of his new lyric video for his current single “Pour Some Whiskey On It”! Premiered by Cowboys & Indians, this hard-hitting, bass-infused single details the difficult things in life that often can’t be helped. Covering everything from a bad relationship to getting fired, when these troubles happen, sometimes you need a good whiskey, a couple of prayers and everything will be alright. “I’ll toast to my regrets” pretty much sums up this tune with proof that life isn’t always perfect, but you deal with the situation and keep moving forward. “Pour Some Whiskey On It” is available now on all streaming platforms.

John Ford Coley Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum-selling artist, John Ford Coley (best known for his early career work as one-half of the ‘70s duo England Dan & John Ford Coley whose hits included “I’d Really Love to See You Tonight,” “We’ll Never Have to Say Goodbye Again,” and “Love is the Answer”) made his Grand Ole Opry debut on Saturday, November 12, stepping into the sacred circle after nearly six decades in the business.

Kelly Lang’s New Album ‘Old Soul II’ Is Available Now

Nationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, author, speaker, and producer, Kelly Lang sets the stage and starts the show with the release of her highly anticipated album, Old Soul II. Surviving the test of time, Lang’s approach on these thirteen popular classic hits of the 70s and 80s turns back the hand of time to uncover the feel-good intent of days gone by. This collection of hits contains songs from music's greatest era including “Midnight Train To Georgia,” “Careless Whisper,” “Every Time You Go Away,” and a special dance version of “Missing You.” The music video for “What’s Love Got To Do With It,” was recently premiered by Taste Of Country. Old Soul II is available to download and stream on all digital platforms.

<strong>DON McLEAN ANNOUNCES <em>THE DAY THE MUSIC DIED<br>50TH ANNIVERSARY OF “AMERICAN PIE”</em> AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 2023 TOUR</strong>

Grammy-award honouree, Songwriters Hall of Fame member, and BBC Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Don McLean will be bringing his American Pie 50th Anniversary Tour to Australia and New Zealand in 2023. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic songs and albums ever this year, McLean will entertain fans across the two countries, proving that “bye-bye, Miss American Pie” will forever remain a classic staple in music. He will be supported by one of Australia’s most revered singer/songwriters, Andrew Farriss.*

Ricochet Returns To The Grand Ole Opry Wednesday, October 12 After 22 Years

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90s hit-making country group Ricochet will return to the world-famous Grand Ole Opry on Wednesday, October 12, marking their first performance on the iconic stage in 22 years! With hits including “Daddy’s Money,” “What Do I Know,” and “He Left A Lot To Be Desired,” the appearance will be one that should not be missed! This year also marks the 25th anniversary of their hit single, “He Left a Lot to Be Desired,” with new tour dates being added regularly.

World Famous Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge 62nd Annual Birthday Bash on Broadway in Nashville Tuesday, October 4th

The World Famous Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, Music City’s legendary honky-tonk, will celebrate its 62nd birthday in downtown Nashville Tuesday, October 4th. As part of the celebration, Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge will feature entertainment on the outdoor Broadway stage throughout the day -- a FREE star-studded concert that is open to the public. Featured headliners include Lee Brice, Parmalee, Montgomery Gentry, Colt Ford, Randy Houser, and Drew Green! Tootsies recently announced the addition of award-winners Jamey Johnson and Dan Tyminski to the main stage lineup. The annual Broadway street party features performances from country music's finest, and you never know who will show up!!

Tom Jones, Tracy Lawrence, The Bellamy Brothers, Easton Corbin, Junior Brown, And More To Hit The Stage At Billy Bob’s Texas In October

The iconic legacy of Billy Bob’s Texas lives far beyond the Fort Worth community, having welcomed over 17 million guests from across the globe through its doors. Celebrated as “The World’s Largest Honky Tonk,” Billy Bob’s Texas continues to deliver the hottest concerts and sold-out shows including Brad Paisley, Midland, and Cole Swindell and a near sold-out show with America’s Got Talent finalist Drake Milligan. They were also recently a stop on Robert Earl Keen’s final tour. Fans can expect to experience everything imaginable from line dancing lessons, rare memorabilia, live bull-riding, and more. With a full menu of Western cuisine, guests can take advantage of weekly specials that range from Buffalo Burgers to Brisket Tacos which are not only delicious but affordable!