Twenty-one international Country artists representing five different territories performed in downtown Nashville at the annual Global Events showcases, held June 4-5 during CMA Music Festival week. “The shows were extremely well-attended,” said AristoMedia President/CEO Jeff Walker. “And for the second year in a row, we streamed both events live around the world, which gave our performers’ fans a chance to celebrate with us.”
The Chevrolet Presents: 2012 CMA Global Artist Party was held Monday (6/4) evening at The Stage on Broadway. Performers included Australians Bob Corbett, Morgan Evans, Adam Harvey, Craig Morrison, O’Shea, and Joe Robinson; Canadians Emerson Drive, High Valley and Jess Moskaluke; Vickie Evans of New Zealand; and Gary Quinn from the UK. Special guest Gene Watson also performed a last-minute set. Husband and wife duo O’Shea hosted the event.
The annual CMA Presents: Aristo Global Show, hosted by Australian Adam Harvey, was held Tuesday (6/5) afternoon at The Second Fiddle. Performers included Australians Baylou and Rick Caballo; Canadians Clayton Bellamy, Adam Gregory, Josh Macumber and Jessica Ridley; Ireland’s Pete Kennedy and Colm Kirwan; and UK natives Raintown and Travellin Rose.
Both Global Events performances were streamed online via Nashville-based new media and marketing company AristoWorks and carried live at CMT.ca (CMT Canda), CMAWorld.com (CMA), HighwayFM.com, Dreamwest.tv and CountryMusicChannel.com.au (CMC Australia).