The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will host a special appearance by Luke Bryan on Sunday, November 1st, at 2 p.m., in the museum’s 776-seat CMA Theater and will also be streamed live at countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming. The live stream is powered by NewTek TriCaster.
This performance is offered in support of the exhibit Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary. The reigning ACM and CMA Entertainer of the He will discuss his creative process and inspiration and his sometimes difficult journey from singing in musicals in small-town Georgia to headlining stadium concerts.
He will also perform a short acoustic set in support of the exhibition, presented by Citi. Joe Hudak of Rolling Stone Country will conduct the interview.
Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary, which ends its run on November 8th, examines the singer-songwriter’s roots and rise to stardom.
- Artifacts on display include:
- Little League baseball uniform and glove
- Second grade school backpack and denim jacket
- First guitar, which his parents gave him when he was fourteen
- A script from his high school production of Annie Get Your Gun, in which Luke starred
- Handwritten lyrics to his 2014 chart-topping single “I See You”
- Stage props from his spring break concerts
- Tour posters
- Stage clothes worn by Bryan at concerts and award shows
- Music awards, including trophies for his ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year wins
- Bow and arrows used by Bryan on the Outdoor Channel reality series Buck Commander: Protected by Under Armour.
Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke Bryan has had thirteen #1 singles and sold nearly eight million albums. His most recent collection, “Kill the Lights”, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 200 and Top Country Albums charts. And to top it all off…Bryan is also the reining Entertainer of the Year for both the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.
Bryan is taking his “Kick the Dust Up Tour” across North America in 2015 and to date has sold out eight stadium shows. This fall he will embark on his 7th Annual Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2015, performing in eight cities across the South, granting college scholarships to local students from farming families in communities where the tour plays.
Program Admission Information: The program is included with museum admission and free to museum members. Seating is limited; museum members may reserve via TicketFly.com beginning at 10 a.m. on October 8. Bryan is offering access to pre-sale tickets for his Nuthouse members only, October 8-14.
Fans can sign up here to become a member. The general public will be able to reserve tickets beginning at 10 a.m. on October 10th.
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