Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Brantley Gilbert, Gary Allan & More Push Capacity Limits at Sold-out Country Thunder 2014; Festival Increases Population of Twin Lakes, Wisconsin Six-Fold
TWIN LAKES, Wis. (July 27, 2014) – This past weekend country music fans descended on Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, for the 21st annual Country Thunder Music Festival, pushing capacity to the brim and increasing the population of the town six-fold. Country megastar Jason Aldean, who is currently #1 on iTunes, blazed through his catalog of hits and closed out another festival event of spectacular entertainment. Performers Thomas Rhett, Parmalee, Will Hoge and Gord Bamford hit the mainstage prior to Aldean.
The record-setting crowd, which topped over 33,000 music lovers, was treated to the biggest and brightest stars in country music throughout the weekend, including Miranda Lambert, Brantley Gilbert, Gary Allan, Randy Houser and many more. And if you thought 2014 was big, you’re not going to want to miss the line-up announcement for Country Thunder 2015!
Last Updated on Sunday, 27 July 2014 15:03
TWIN LAKES, Wis. (July 26, 2014) – Country Thunder continues to prove why it is THE premier lifestyle and music event of the summer that keeps fans of all ages coming back year after year. Country music’s bad boy Brantley Gilbert tore through a high-energy set that had the crowd’s drinks “Bottoms Up,” while Randy Houser showed fans “How Country Feels.” The main stage also featured country royalty Mark Chesnutt and Joe-Joe-Joe Diffie, as well as one of country music’s fastest rising stars Charlie Worsham. When attendees weren’t singing and dancing at one of the multiple stages showcasing a variety of music, including classic and new Country, Bluegrass and EDM, they were riding the sling shot, ferris wheel, zip line, mechanical bull, helicopter and more.
In partnership with Operation Homefront, Houser was joined by CMT’s Alecia Davis and Cody Alan and Operation Homefront COO Tim Farrell in welcoming the Lynch family to Country Thunder where they were presented with a Chase mortgage-free home and free groceries for a year.
Last Updated on Saturday, 26 July 2014 03:57
Day Two of Sold-Out Country Thunder Featured Diverse Line-Up with Country Superstar Miranda Lambert, Rising Stars Eli Young Band, Fan Favorite Craig Morgan & More
TWIN LAKES, Wis. (July 25, 2014) – Country Thunder continues to break records as over 33,000 fans descended on Twin Lakes, Wis., for day two of the sold-out, four-day festival. Country megastar Miranda Lambert hit the stage and blazed through a hit-filled set that had the packed crowd’s cowboy boots stompin’ in the mud and fists pumpin’ in the air. The main stage also featured high-energy performances by rising stars Eli Young Band, fan favorite Craig Morgan and country legends Sawyer Brown, among others. This year’s festival offers something for everyone, with bluegrass at The Roy’s Pickin’ Porch, electronic music with a country spin at Electric Thunder and the best local talent showcased at The Listening Room, brought to you by Q98.5.
Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014 03:52