Nashville Public Television Broadcasts Rounder Records 40th Anniversary Concert
January 12, 2010 at 10:37 AM (PT)
NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION (NPT-CHANNEL 8) will host the broadcast premiere of "ROUNDER RECORDS 40th Anniversary Concert" on JANUARY 14th at 8p (CT). PBS also plans to air the concert special nationally as part of their MARCH fundraising drive.
The special was filmed last OCTOBER at the GRAND OLE OPRY and features performances by ALISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION, MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER, BELA FLECK and IRMA THOMAS. MINNIE DRIVER serves as musical host.
The special will also include footage from STEVE MARTIN's RYMAN AUDITORIUM concert in NASHVILLE, KRAUSS and ROBERT PLANT's CMT CROSSROADS special and MADELEINE PEYROUX's 2009 concert in LOS ANGELES.