08/17/2012

TICKETS ON SALE STARTING TODAY FOR 6th ANNUAL ACM HONORS HOSTED BY DIERKS BENTLEY TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 AT THE RYMAN AU

ENCINO, CA (August 17, 2012) ? Tickets are on sale TODAY for the 6th Annual ACM HONORS, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Country music superstar Dierks Bentley will host and perform at the event which will take place on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 7:00pm at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Tickets priced at $37 are on sale NOW to the public at the Ryman box office, Ryman.com, Ticketma
08/15/2012

Cowboy FanFest to Join the Parade of Events Surrounding the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo

LAS VEGAS (August 15, 2012) ? Las Vegas Events announced today that it will create Cowboy FanFest, a fully interactive area that will feature the best of the Western lifestyle. Cowboy FanFest will be located adjacent to the Cowboy Christmas Gift Show and will run concurrently with the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and the Cowboy Christmas Gift Show, from Thursday, Dec. 6 through Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
08/02/2012

TIM MCGRAW /HOMEFRONT UPDATE: 18 HOMES AWARDED TO VETERANS SO FAR DURING BROTHERS OF THE SUN SUMMER TOUR

Encino, CA (August 2, 2012) ? In a new exclusive interview, country superstar and 15-time ACM Award winner Tim McGraw talks about giving mortgage-free homes to deserving military families through HomeFront, a nationwide program he has launched in partnership with Chase, ACM Lifting Lives and the non-profit Operation Homefront. ACM Lifting Lives has donated $125,000 to the initiative, allowing families to purchase what they need for their new home.
07/31/2012

DIERKS BENTLEY TO HOST 6th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 AT THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

ENCINO, CA (August 1, 2012) ? Today the Academy of Country Music is announcing that country music superstar Dierks Bentley will host the 6th Annual ACM HONORS, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. The event will take place on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 7:00pm at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Tickets priced at $37 will go on sale to the public at 8:00am PST on Friday, August 17, 2012 a
07/25/2012

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ANNOUNCES STAFF PROMOTIONS, HIRES

Encino, CA (July 25, 2012) ? The Academy of Country Music is announcing staff promotions and a recent hire, including Lauren Brauchli, upped to Manager, Creative, PR & Production, Amy Cannon promoted to Manager, Brand Integration & Strategic Partnerships, and Jenny Driessen, advancing to Social Media Manager, Creative, PR & Production. Tommy Moore has been promoted to Coordinator, Administration & Operations and Addie Saloman has been promoted to Coordinator, Membership & Industry Relations. In addition,
07/19/2012

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES JANA KRAMER FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (July 19, 2012) ? The Academy of Country Music welcomed Jana Kramer to the office while she was in Los Angeles last week. Kramer recently released her self-titled debut album through Elektra Nashville. While at the Academy she performed her hit song ?Why Ya Wanna? and signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy?s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.
07/16/2012

6th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

The 6th Annual ACM HONORS, as previously announced, is an evening of musical tribute performances and award presentations celebrating the non-televised special honorees and winners from the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, held earlier this year. For the second year in a row, limited tickets for purchase will be available for fans to experience a memorable night in country music. Tickets priced at $37 will go on sale to the public at Ticketmaster.com and the Ryman box office at 8:00 AM PST on F
07/10/2012

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC PLEDGES $2.5 MILLION TO COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM’S CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 11, 2012 ? The Academy of Country Music has pledged $2.5 million to Working on a Building: Country Music Lives Here, the capital campaign that will finance the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum?s expansion from 140,000 square feet to more than 350,000 square feet. The museum?s expansion will include the ACM Contemporary Gallery, which will examine modern developments and current trends in country music.

Press Contact

Brooke Primero
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brooke@acmcountry.com

Press Credentials

Media credential applications for the 53nd Academy of Country Music Awards are now closed.