Country's Family Reunion
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 1, 2014) – “Country’s Family Reunion,” the DVD/television series that brings America’s most treasured artists together to reunite and reminisce will go red, white and retro, airing some amazing shows throughout the month of July. Celebrate your national pride on Independence Day with “Country’s Family Reunion: God Bless America Again” Fourth of July Special, premiering on Friday, July 4, at 8 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Central, and re-airing on Saturday, July 5 at 6 A.M. Eastern/5 A.M. Central and Midnight Eastern/11 P.M. Central. The special features patriotic performances by some of Country music’s most eminent artists from the recent series “God Bless America Again.”
During the remainder of July, tune in for a retrospective look at the very first episodes of “Country’s Family Reunion.” Hosted by Hall of Fame inductee, Grand Ole Opry member “Whispering” Bill Anderson, these throwback shows feature legendary artists, many who have since passed away, including Grandpa Jones, Billy Walker, Box Car Willie, Chet Atkins, Stonewall Jackson and more.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014 19:01
Book signing to be held at Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum Friday, June 6 at 1 P.M.
Nashville, Tenn. (June 4, 2014) – Country Music Hall of Fame® member, the legendary Jean Shepard has had quite a story to tell about her life and career, but never had the right opportunity. Understanding its potential historic significance, Gus Arrendale, President of Springer Mountain Farms Chicken and Larry Black, Executive Producer of "Country’s Family Reunion" put their heads together to help her publish and distribute her long-awaited autobiography. "Down Through the Years" will to be released this week as CMA Music Festival fans descend upon Nashville.
Shepard will roll out this 224-page, beautifully-bound hardback at a special book-signing (while supplies last) at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum this Friday, June 6 from 1 – 2 P.M. Matriarch of the Grand Ole Opry and its longest-standing female member, Shepard presents a first-hand account of her life and over-60-year iconic career in her own words (spanning back to the "golden age of Country Music," through her 2011 induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame® and beyond), as a "personal conversation with every reader of this book." After the signing, the book may be purchased exclusively through the Country’s Family Reunion website for $19.99 (plus $6.95 shipping and handling) at cfrvideos.com or by calling 800-820-5405.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014 19:22
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 30, 2014) – Due to popular demand, Gabriel Communications, is pleased to announce that it will re-air “Country’s Family Reunion: Simply Bluegrass” throughout the month of May on the RFD-TV network, as well as FamilyNet. “Country’s Family Reunion,” the DVD/television series that brings America’s most-treasured artists together to reunite and reminisce assembled a cross-section of award-winning and legendary Bluegrass artists, from “finger-pickers,” to “purists,” to “New Grass” contemporaries. The series is hosted by Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Anderson and 14-time Grammy winner Ricky Skaggs, includes performances by Dailey & Vincent, The Whites, Del McCoury, Sam Bush, Rhonda Vincent, The Roys (Lee & Elaine), Jerry Douglas, Donna Ulisse, Mac Wiseman, Ramona Jones, Bobby Osborne, Dierks Bentley, Paul Brewster, Ronnie Reno, Doyle Lawson, Sierra Hull, Larry Cordle, Carl Jackson, The Gibson Brothers and Jesse McReynolds, backed by the genre’s foremost musicians Barry Bales (Bass), Bryan Sutton (Acoustic Guitar), Adam Steffey (Mandolin), Stuart Duncan (Fiddle) and Ron Stewart (Banjo).
Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014 22:27