COUNTRY’S FAMILY REUNION TAKES LEGENDARY COUNTRY MUSIC ARTISTS BACK IN TIME TO THEIR ‘HONKY TONK DAYS’ WITH PREMIERE OF "HONKY TONK SERIES"

Tune in to RFD-TV TONIGHT at 8e/7c NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 20, 2015) – When it comes to achieving dreams, everybody has to start somewhere. In fact, before celebrating their names in lights and selling-out headlining shows, many of country music’s biggest legends paid their dues by performing in rowdy bars, dance halls and dives, nicknamed “Honky Tonks,” for the foot-tapping,…

COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAMER JIMMY FORTUNE TAKES HIS MUSIC ON THE ROAD IN BIG WAY IN 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 4, 2015) – He’s known as one of the most distinctive tenor singers in the history of Country Music, with a resume that includes CMA and IBMA Awards, Gold and Platinum records, and the highest honor one can achieve in the business – induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame. But, despite all those lofty honors,…

NEW ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Mo Pitney

By Bob Doerschuk © 2015 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. You might have to go back to Josh Turner to find a singer like Mo Pitney — one whose voice so effortlessly embraces Country tradition and expresses more through understatement than many do through excess. Born in Cherry Valley, Illinois, Pitney began learning to play…