Review: Music City HitMakers at CMA Fest
Jun25

Review: Music City HitMakers at CMA Fest

What happens when you put two hit songwriters on a stage to sing their songs and add an orchestra to accompany them? You get an incredible show that highlights the stories behind the songs, while at the same time, pushes the boundaries of how you see country music. In other words, you get Music City Hit-Makers. Music City Hit-Makers is the brainchild of Charles Dixon, a classically trained symphonic musician who together with award...

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What A Beautiful Mess #JoyOfTravel
Jun22

What A Beautiful Mess #JoyOfTravel

I really couldn’t think of better title for this post. It so accurately described my incredibly relaxing (and joyful) stay at Holiday Inn Nashville Vanderbilt for CMA Fest during a time I will look back on life and most likely think ‘holy crap how did we do all that’. My 4 legged Dogter Sissy, who is also my best fur-end was diagnosed with cancer a few months ago. Our trials and tribulation to get on the road to treatment for my...

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CMA Fest Wrap-up: From The Eyes Of A First Time Attendee
Jun15

CMA Fest Wrap-up: From The Eyes Of A First Time Attendee

Last week was the CMA Fest. There were so many concerts, events for charity, giveaways, and people in Nashville. What a crazy experience! This was my first time at CMA Fest and the only thing hotter than than the weather were the country acts. Here are my favorite moments at CMA Fest. DAY 1 The highlight of my week was the City of Hope Celebrity Softball game. I had the opportunity to interview some amazing people including Bobby...

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Stop and Smell the ‘Country Music’ #JoyOfTravel with Holiday Inn #CMAfest2016
Jun07

Stop and Smell the ‘Country Music’ #JoyOfTravel with Holiday Inn #CMAfest2016

OR in this case HEAR the Country, because that’s what I will be doing this week in Nashville for Country Music Association’s #CMAfest2016 thanks to Holiday Inn Nashville-Vanderbilt.  I am so very excited to announce that I’ve partnered with Holiday Inn this summer in Nashville focusing on the #JoyOfTravel. I am definitely ready for some joy in my life, it’s been a tough 2016 plus this past week it’s been 110+ degrees in...

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#CMchat’s Top 12 Country Music Festivals
May09

#CMchat’s Top 12 Country Music Festivals

Country music festivals not only bring you nearly face to face with the artists you love, paired with fresh talent that you’re sure to fall for, but they are also an endless platform for fun, relaxation, new friendships, and more! There are hundreds of country music fests throughout the year, but if you’re looking for top-notch, you’ll want to check out our Top 12 suggestions. 1. CMA Fest It’s quite possibly...

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