Country Music Week 2019 has announced the line-up for Country Hits Radio Hub at London’s Bush Hall on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th October.
Tenille Townes, Willie Jones, Temecula Road and Tebey will lead an afternoon of live conversation and music on the Saturday with Kyle Daniel, Reverie Lane, Tyler Rich and Tenille Arts at the helm Sunday.
Also announced for Sunday evening is a show curated by Nashville’s world famous Bluebird Cafe (as featured in the Nashville TV series). The line-up includes Tebey, Tenille Arts, Emily Hackett, Phil Barton for a very special songwriters in the round show.
Ahead of their headline shows Striking Matches, Michael Ray, Logan Mize and Brandy Clark have all announced special guest supports. Striking Matches will be joined by Tyler Rich at the Garage, Willie Jones will take to the stage ahead of Michael Ray’s headline Bush Hall show, Logan Mize has Fairground Saints and Reverie Lane joining him the next day and for her show at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, Brandy Clark will be joined by Kyle Daniel.
Country Music Week is brought to you by the organisers of the hugely successful Country to Country (C2C) Festival and aims to bring you an exciting, week-long series of shows across iconic London venues to celebrate all things country. Shows include Charles Esten, Scotty McCreery, plus Introducing Nashville and Under The Apple Tree Sessions.
As well as big names in country, the events will recognise and celebrate emerging artists within the broad spectrum of country music. The shows offer another opportunity to discover UK and US acts early in their career and will connect fans with the stories behind the songs.
Tickets for BlueBird Café go onsale Friday 13th September at 10am with all other dates onsale now at www.c2c-countrytocountry.com, www.AXS.com/ and www.gigsandtours.com.
COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2019 – A SERIES OF SHOWS CELEBRATING COUNTRY MUSIC
Monday 21st October London Cadogan Hall INTRODUCING NASHVILLE
featuring Danielle Bradbery, Travis Denning, Walker Hayes and Rachel Wammack
*C2C 2020 OFFICIAL LAUNCH PARTY*
Tuesday 22nd October London Bush Hall MICHAEL RAY
Plus support from Willie Jones
Wednesday 23rd October London Garage STRIKING MATCHES
Plus support from Tyler Rich
Wednesday 23rd October London Hoxton Bar & Kitchen TENILLE TOWNES
Thursday 24th October London Bush Hall LOGAN MIZE
Plus support from Fairground Saints and Reverie Lane
Friday 25th October O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire BRANDY CLARK
Plus support from Kyle Daniel
Friday 25th October London Bush Hall UNDER THE APPLE TREE SESSIONS
Featuring Robert Vincent, Curse Of Lono and Foreign Affairs
Saturday 26th October London Bush Hall SCOTTY MCCREERY SOLD OUT
Saturday 26th October London Bush Hall COUNTRY HITS RADIO HUB
Featuring an afternoon of live music and conversation with Tenille Townes, Willie Jones, Temecula Road
Sunday 27th October London Bush Hall COUNTRY HITS RADIO HUB
Featuring an afternoon of live music and conversation with Kyle Daniel, Reverie Lane, Tyler Rich and Tenille Arts.
Sunday 27th October London Bush Hall THE BLUEBIRD CAFÉ NASHVILLE
An evening show in the round featuring Tenille Arts, Phil Barton, Emily Hackett, and Tebey.
Sunday 27th October London Royal Albert Hall CHARLES ESTEN
With guests The Adelaides
About Country Hits RadioCountry Hits Radio is the UK’s first national pop country music station. With a playlist catered to modern country music-lovers aged 25-44, the station plays artists including Keith Urban, Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood, The Shires, Lady Antebellum and Florida Georgia Line. Featuring presenters such as Baylen Leonard, Ty Bentli, and Una Healy, Country Hits Radio celebrates the vibrant and fast-growing genre, recognising the huge influence the music style has over pop music. Country Hits Radio is part of Bauer Media’s Hits Radio Network, sitting alongside sister stations, Hits Radio and Greatest Hits Radio.
About Under The Apple Tree Sessions
Curated by BBC Radio 2 and The Old Grey Whistle Test’s “Whispering” Bob Harris OBE, Under The Apple Tree is the UK’s foremost online/live platform for the very best Country, Americana and Roots - the fastest growing genres in British music today. Nestled in an orchard in rural Oxfordshire, Bob’s own Apple Tree Studio is the creative hub of this thriving brand. Over the past three years, Bob and his son Miles have recorded an ever-expanding archive of incredible live performances and broadcasted them via his own YouTube channel WhisperingBobTV - which has received over 1m hits to date and continues to branch out in partnership with the new CountryLine app.
In the live arena, UTAT stages have popped-up at Country Music Week, C2C: Country To Country, BBC Countryfile Live, Silverstone Woodlands F1 Grand Prix, Black Deer Festival, Beavertown Extravaganza and at venues across UK in partnership with Soho House & Co.