THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AND CBS ANNOUNCE NEW “ACM SESSIONS” WITH ACM AWARD NOMINEE OLD DOMINION
THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AND CBS ANNOUNCE
NEW “ACM SESSIONS” WITH ACM AWARD NOMINEE OLD DOMINION
“ACM Sessions” On-Demand Concert Series
Now Available on CBS.com and CBS Apps
March 16, 2016 – The Academy of Country Music and CBS Digital Media announced the launch of a new performance in the “ACM Sessions” online concert series, presented by RAM Trucks, which brings fans access to country music’s biggest stars with on-demand performances and interviews. “ACM Sessions” with modern country music quintet Old Dominion – a two-time nominee (New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year and Vocal Group of the Year) at the upcoming 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS – is now available on-demand exclusively on CBS.com and CBS Audience Network partner sites.
“ACM Sessions” feature some of country music’s biggest stars and rising talent – recent performances have included Hunter Hayes, Luke Bryan, Brett Eldredge, Justin Moore, and Chris Young – performing their hits and participating in Q&A sessions hosted by the Academy of Country Music's Lisa Lee.
Old Dominion’s “ACM Sessions” features songs off of their debut album, Meat and Candy, including the No. 1 hit “Break Up with Him,” as well as an interview with Lisa Lee of the Academy of Country Music.
Old Dominion – Matthew Ramsey - vocals/guitar, Brad Tursi - guitar, Trevor Rosen - guitar/vocals, Geoff Sprung - bass, Whit Sellers – drums –got their start as songwriters working on hits for country music superstars including Kenny Chesney, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Luke Bryan and more. As Old Dominion, the quintet brings their own spirited take to country music by melding clever lyrics with genre-bending arrangements and melodies.
Fans can watch Old Dominion’s “ACM Sessions” performances on-demand on the CBS App or online at CBS.com: http://www.cbs.com/shows/acm-sessions/old-dominion. The show is also available on-demand through CBS properties and select CBS Audience Network partners.
The 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, which will be hosted by Dierks Bentley and reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan, will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 3 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.
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About the Academy of Country Music
Founded in Southern California in 1964, the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) is a fan-focused artist and industry-driven organization, providing the financial resources to ensure the on-going philanthropic work of ACM LIFTING LIVES, the charitable arm of the Academy which works to improve lives through the power of music. The Academy has a rich history in the entertainment industry, having been founded when Southern California was a hotbed of emerging country music and when Westerns were a staple of television programing and film production. Comprised of more than 4,300 professional members nationwide, the ACM is headquartered in Encino, Calif. For more information, log onto www.ACMcountry.com or www.ACMLiftingLives.org.
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