CRS-38 Updates And Additions
January 9, 2007 at 3:19 PM (PT)
The COUNTRY RADIO BROADCASTERS (CRB) have announced several new showcases and other additions for CRS-38, coming up from FEBRUARY 28 thru MARCH 2 at the NASHVILLE CONVENTION CENTER. Because of growing demand, the DJ HALL OF FAME DINNER and AWARDS CEREMONY on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27 will move from where it was originally scheduled, at the LEVEL-2 BALLROOM, to the PERFORMANCE HALL on LEVEL-1. KENNY ROGERS will be receiving a CRB Career Achievement Award at this event.
Independent showcases on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28 will include performances by BACCERSTICK RECORDS artist JASON MEADOWS, following ARTS. Also included, performances by CARMEN RASMUSEN and POVERTYNECK HILLBILLIES in a showcase for RUST RECORDS. That showcase will immediately follow the MUSIC CITY JAM, also to be held on WEDNESDAY night at the CONVENTION CENTER.
THURSDAY morning, MARCH 1, EQUITY act CAROLINA RAIN has been tapped to sing the NATIONAL ANTHEM in the PERFORMANCE HALL. Also, the SONY BMG luncheon, slated for THURSDAY, MARCH 1, will feature BNA artist TERRI CLARK and RCA's CHRIS YOUNG.
In the panel department, JIM CANTORE, a popular meteorologist from the WEATHER CHANNEL, known for his reporting following HURRICANE KATRINA, will be part of the "THIS IS NOT A TEST" SMALL MARKET PANEL on THURSDAY, MARCH 1 at 3p (CT).
For information on this year's CRS, call (615) 327-4487 or log onto www.crb.org.