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CMA Music Fest – Stadium Concert Photos – Saturday 6/9/2012 (Photos)

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    Posted on 7/2/2012

    Luke Bryan In Concert - CMA Music Festival 2012

    Luke Bryan In Concert - CMA Music Festival 2012

       
    Concert Blast covers night three of the CMA Music Festival held in Nashville, TN.  This is the photo coverage from the third of four nights of the stadium concerts.  Concert Blast photographer Brian Hasbrook took photos throughout the night and this is his work from the concerts that took place on Saturday, June 9th 2012.  Photos include Scotty McCreery (Fan Club Party), Luke Bryan, Faith Hill, Eric Church, Little Big Town, Rodney Atkins (Surprise Guest) and Hunter Hayes.  Enjoy Brian’s photos!

     

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      AEG-LIVE Presents Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band – Tour Stops in Atlanta 7/6/2012

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        Posted On 6/28/2012

        Ringo Starr

        Ringo Starr

         
        Ringo Starr announced his 13th All Starr Band, which will launch June 14, 2012 from Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls, Ontario and conclude July 21, 2012 at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles, California. The tour makes a stop at the Fox Theatre on Friday, July 6 at 8:00 pm.  Tickets On Sale NOW.

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          ZZ Top Concert Review – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena 6/20/2012

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            Posted on 6/27/2012

            Dusty Hill and Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top In Concert - Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena

            Dusty Hill and Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top In Concert - Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena

              
            The “Little Ole’ Band From Texas”, ZZ Top, made its way back to Nashville, TN once again for another performance on it’s Gang of Outlaws Tour (along with 3 Doors Down and Gretchen Wilson).  This time the venue was the massive Bridgestone Arena.  Although the arena can hold over 18,000 for a concert, the upper deck was blocked off to only hold 10,000 attendees for this setup.  About 7,500 rock fans were on hand to enjoy the night of Southern Rock provided by headliners ZZ Top.  Enjoy the ZZ Top concert review by Mike Arnold.

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              CMA Music Fest – Stadium Concert – Friday 6/8/2012 (Podcast 235)

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                Posted on 6/25/2012

                Carrie Underwood - CMA Music Fest 2012 - Friday 6-8-2012

                Carrie Underwood - CMA Music Fest 2012 - Friday 6-8-2012

                 
                Friday Night June 8th 2012 was night two of the CMA Music Fest stadium concerts.  Mike Arnold, Brian Hasbrook, and special guest co-host Will Perry were on hand for the coverage.  On this night the performers included; Ronnie Milsap, Brantley Gilbert, Jake Owen, The Band Perry, Blake Shelton, and Carrie Underwood.  Enjoy listening to our podcast and reading Mike’s blog review.

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                  CMA Music Fest – Stadium Concert Photos – Friday 6/8/2012 (Photos)

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                    Posted on 6/23/2012

                    Carrie Underwood - CMA Music Festival - Friday 6-8-2012

                    Carrie Underwood - CMA Music Festival - Friday 6-8-2012

                     
                    Concert Blast covers night two of the CMA Music Festival held in Nashville, TN.  This is the photo coverage of the second of four nights of the stadium concerts.  Concert Blast photographer Brian Hasbrook took photos throughout the night and this is his work from the concerts that took place on Friday, June 8th 2012.  Photos include Ronnie Milsap, Brantley Gilbert, Jake Owen, The Band Perry, Blake Shelton, and Carrie Underwood.  Enjoy Brian’s photos!

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                      AEG-Live / The Messina Group Presents – Fiona Apple – Louisville Palace 10/5/2012

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                        Posted on 6/21/2012

                        Fiona Apple - Photo

                        FIONA APPLE

                         
                        The Louisville Palace and AEG Live / The Messina Group are proud to announce that FIONA APPLE will be appearing on Friday, October 5th as part of her summer tour in support of her highly anticipated new album. 
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                          CMA Music Fest – Stadium Concert – Thursday 6/7/2012 (Podcast 234)

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                            Posted on 6/19/2012

                            CMA Music Fest 2012 - Miranda Lambert

                            CMA Music Fest 2012 - Miranda Lambert

                             
                            Thursday Night June 7th 2012 was the opening night of the CMA Music Fest stadium concerts.  The original Concert Blast team of Mike Arnold, Brian Hasbrook, and Tom Thompson were on hand for the coverage.  We love covering music festivals and the CMA Music Fest is one of the best.  On opening night the performers included; Glen Campbell, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, and Brad Paisley with his surprise special guest Hank Williams Jr.  Enjoy listening to the podcast and reading the blog review.

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                              CMA Music Fest – Stadium Concert Photos – Thursday 6/7/2012 (Photos)

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                                Posted on 6/18/2012

                                Brad Paisley with Hank Williams Jr - CMA Music Fest 2012

                                Brad Paisley with Hank Williams Jr - CMA Music Fest 2012

                                 
                                It’s the time of the year when Concert Blast covers the CMA Music Festival held in Nashville, TN during the second week of June.  This is the photo coverage of the first of four nights of the stadium concerts.  Concert Blast photographer Brian Hasbrook took photos throughout the night and here is his work from the concerts that took place on Thursday, June 7th 2012.  Photos include Glen Campbell, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Kellie Pickler, Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, and Brad Paisley (with surprise guest Hank Williams Jr.).  Enjoy Brian’s photos!

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                                  CMA Music Fest – Various Events Coverage – 6/8/2012 (Podcast 233)

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                                    Posted on 6/15/2012

                                    Mark Miller of Sawyer Brown In Concert - CMA Music Festival

                                    Mark Miller of Sawyer Brown In Concert - CMA Music Festival

                                      
                                    Concert Blast returned to the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, TN once again to attend and cover one of the best and most organized music festivals in the world.  The CMA Music Festival is a week long celebration of country music which brings in people from all over the world.  There are fan club parties, free concerts in the streets and at Riverfront Park, the hotels and restaurants are packed with tourists, and who knows what star will make their way to the stage in the downtown bars.  We always do our best to cover the Stadium shows of the top selling country acts, but we also try to participate in the other special events.  This podcast covers the unique events.  An interview with three stars from the History Channel’s hit TV show Swamp People (Troy, Jacob, and Chase Landry),  Coverage of Little Big Town fans, Detroit’s country band Cold City Cowboys, and Sawyer Brown’s concert at Riverfront Park.  Enjoy our podcast and reading about these experiences!

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                                      CMA Music Fest – Various Events Coverage – 6/8/2012 (Photos)

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                                        Posted on 6/14/2012

                                        CMA Music Festival - Riverfront Park Crowd for Sawyer Brown

                                        CMA Music Festival - Riverfront Park Crowd for Sawyer Brown

                                          
                                        Every year since 2007, Concert Blast has made a trip to the CMA Music Festival held in Nashville, TN during the second week of June.  We always try to cover every night of the stadium concerts, but we always try to cover some of the special events.  Concert Blast photographer Brian Hasbrook took photos throughout the week and here is his work of some of the special events we attended.  An interview with three stars from the History Channel’s TV hit show Swamp People (Troy, Jacob, and Chase Landry),  Photos of Little Big Town (and fans), Kellie Pickler, and Sawyer Brown’s concert at Riverfront Park.  Enjoy Brian’s photos!

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