Capital One JamFest
Zac Brown Band (8:30 p.m.)
Three-time GRAMMY winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band have become one of music's most heralded acts. The band's three platinum-selling albums, Uncaged, You Get What You Give, and The Foundation, and their 2013 project The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1, have together sold over seven million copies and produced a historic series of twelve #1 hit singles. Their next album JEKYLL + HYDE will come out on April 28th on Southern Ground Artists/John Varvatos Records/Big Machine Label Group/Republic Records. On the road, Zac Brown Band performed for two million fans in 2014 including a sold out, two-night stand at Fenway Park, a packed show at Wrigley Field and a Veteran's Day performance with Bruce Springsteen and Dave Grohl on the National Mall in Washington, DC. This year, Zac Brown Band return to Fenway Park and Wrigley Field among several other baseball stadiums as part of their North American tour, which kicks off May 1st in Nashville. Zac Brown Band is managed by ROAR, a Beverly Hills-based artist and brand management company. The band is also represented by top talent agency CAA, public relations firm Shore Fire Media and strategic digital marketing agency Girlilla Marketing. Additional information can be found at http://www.zacbrownband.com/.
Lady Antebellum (6:30 p.m.)
ACM “Vocal Group of the Year” nominee Lady Antebellum recently released their fifth studio album, 747, which has already spawned the PLATINUM certified multi-week chart-topping smash hit “Bartender,” and its new single “Freestyle” is quickly climbing the charts. The new album follows over 11 million albums sold worldwide, nine trips to No. one on the country radio charts, six Platinum singles and “Vocal Group of the Year” honors from both the CMA and ACMs three years in a row. The group just kicked off their headlining WHEELS UP 2015 TOUR with a European trek and will begin the North American leg on May 1 in Lubbock, TX. For more information and a full list of appearances visit: www.ladyantebellum.com.
Kacey Musgraves (4:30 p.m.)
Nashville-based singer/songwriter, Kacey Musgraves released her Mercury Records Nashville debut album, Same Trailer Different Park, this past spring to massive critical acclaim and recognition. The album, which she co-produced with Shane McAnally and Luke Laird, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart making her the first solo female in five years to open at No. 1 with a rookie release, and just seventh in the 22-year Nielson SoundScan era. The album includes her top 10, gold-certified single "Merry Go 'Round," “Blowin’ Smoke,” “Follow Your Arrow” and current single “Keep It To Yourself.” She’s received CMT Music Award and Teen Choice Award nominations, and has taken home the award for "New Artist of the Year" at 2013's CMA Awards. Musgraves also recently won two Grammy Awards for Best Country Song (“Merry Go ‘Round”) and Best Country Album (Same Trailer Different Park) and this past April took home the ACM Award for Album of the Year (Same Trailer Different Park). She has performed on the "Today Show," "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," "Late Show with David Letterman," "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," "2013 CMT Music Awards," "2013Billboard Music Awards” and the “56th Annual Grammy Awards.” Musgraves recently wrapped up her opening spot on Lady Antebellum's tour and will join Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss on the road this June. In August she will tour with Katy Perry on her Prismatic World Tour.
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Cole Swindell (2:45 p.m.)
Breakout country artist and ACM Awards' Best New Artist nominee Cole Swindell released his self-titled debut album on Warner Bros. Records in 2014. With nearly 350,000 copies sold in just one year, the album features Swindell’s third consecutive No. 1 single, “Ain’t Worth The Whiskey,” along with his first two hits as a solo artist: the gold-certified “Hope You Get Lonely Tonight,” and the platinum-certified “Chillin’ It.” Named Music Row’s Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year (2014) and one of Billboard’s Top New Country Artists, Swindell recently won the CMA’s Triple Play Award for having (at least) three No. 1 songs in a 12-month period. His celebrated songwriting credits also include the hit songs “This Is How We Roll” by Florida Georgia Line featuring Luke Bryan, “Get Me Some of That” by Thomas Rhett and several songs with Bryan, including the No. 1 single “Roller Coaster.” Swindell’s debut hit “Chillin’ It” was named one of the most played songs on country radio in 2014, accounting for half of his 2.7 million total tracks sold. Swindell wrapped his sold-out Down Home Tour last December and is currently out on Jason Aldean’s "Burn It Down Tour," which will merge with Kenny Chesney’s "The Big Revival Tour" for a number of stadium shows this summer.