FREE CONCERTS DURING 2015 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL
“Music discovery is a fixture of this Festival and we offer several free stages with unduplicated performances so that fans have plenty of opportunities to reconnect with a personal favorite or uncover something new,” said Sarah Trahern, CMA Chief Executive Officer.
Artists performing on the Belk Park Stage at Walk of Fame Park include: Lauren Alaina, Greg Bates, Jeff Bates, Blackjack Billy, Laura Bell Bundy, Chris Carmack, Mark Collie, Adam Craig, Lindsay Ell, Friends of Lola, Haley & Michaels, Amber Hayes, Lyndsey Highlander, Lucas Hoge, Home Free, Joey Hyde, Stella James, Kentucky Headhunters, Ryan Kinder, John King, LanCo, Jackie Lee, Rick Monroe, Outshyne, Mac Powell, Rainey Qualley, Dylan Scott, Tate Stevens, Sunny Sweeney, The Cleverlys, The Henningsens, The SteelDrivers, Tim Montana and the Shrednecks, Waterloo Revival, Austin Webb, and Chuck Wicks. Also performing will be the winners of the “Belk Road South” talent search, Down Home, Chase Likens, and Paul Wayne Pierce.
Artists performing on the Bud Light Plaza Stage at the Bridgestone Plaza include: A Thousand Horses, Dean Alexander, Keith Anderson, Kelsea Ballerini, Kelleigh Bannen, Brothers Osborne, CAM, Ashley Campbell, Deana Carter, Casey Donahew Band, Ruthie Collins, Bucky Covington, Drake White & the Big Fire, Clare Dunn, Brooke Eden, David Fanning, JT Hodges, Chris Janson, Jana Kramer, LoCash, Love & Theft, Marshall Tucker Band, William Michael Morgan, David Lee Murphy, Natalie Stovall & the Drive, Native Run, Steven Lee Olsen, Mo Pitney, Trick Pony, Michael Ray, Gwen Sebastian, Dallas Smith, Jamie Lynn Spears, Striking Matches, The Grascals, and The Lacs.
“Over the past several years our free outdoor stages have boomed in popularity with our attendees drawing large crowds,” said Trahern. “To enhance the experience for everyone this year, we are increasing the size of the stage in Walk of Fame Park and adding video screens so everyone has a front-row experience.”