The Country Music Association, in an effort to expand the reach of country music, has recently launched an international touring series called Introducing Nashville.
Brady Clark, Devin Dawson, Lindsay Ell and Tenille Townes (Australia only) will be performing across Australia, New Zealand and two shows in Tokyo, Japan.
CMA will also host an industry event at the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Tokyo on Thursday, March 28, with the Deputy Chief of Mission Joseph Young welcoming CMA and Japanese industry representatives from all sectors in the business. The reception will feature Frankie Ballard, in addition to Clark, Dawson and Ell.
March 18 – Lismore, Australia – Lismore City Hall
March 19 – Brisbane, Australia – The Old Museum
March 21 – Sydney, Australia – The Factory Theatre
March 22 – Canberra, Australia – The Abbey
March 23 – Melbourne, Australia – Athenaeum Theatre
March 26 – Auckland, New Zealand – Tuning Fork
March 30 – Tokyo, Japan – Blue Note Tokyo (2 shows)
Whiskey Riff is the most entertaining country site…ever.