Garth to be honored at The 43rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors
Garth Brooks is one of the honorees at the upcoming 43rd annual Kennedy Center Honors celebration, set to take place in May in Washington D.C. He’ll be joined by fellow recipients choreographer-actress-dancer Debbie Allen, singer-songwriter Joan Baez, violinist Midori, and beloved actor Dick Van Dyke at the renowned celebration of the arts. Traditionally held in December, the Kennedy Center Honors were postponed due to the pandemic and will now be held this May in Washington, DC in an adjusted form that will include an honoree medallion ceremony and other events. Read the full story HERE.
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Garth to be honored with Life Award at NAMM’s
NAMM’s launches its virtual ‘Believe In Music’ week next month with a big musical salvo, announcing appearances from Garth Brooks and Melissa Etheridge, who are receiving NAMM’s “Music for Life” award. The annual award recognizes artists for their musical accomplishments and inspiring more music makers. The NAMM show is a yearly gathering of music instrument manufacturers, dealers and suppliers where new products are unveiled and business seminars are held. On Thursday, January 21, Brooks will join NAMM President/CEO Joe Lamond for a conversation about his storied career and adapting in uncertain times. Amid tour cancellations, Brooks launched “Inside Studio G,” a weekly Facebook Live series from his home studio. It airs every Monday on his Facebook page at 7:00 pm EST. On Friday, January 22, Melissa Etheridge will join Lamond for an interview and discussion about reinvention in the time of COVID and her new venture, EtheridgeTV.com.
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POSTPONED! Garth to reschedule upcoming stadium shows
Garth Brooks has rescheduled his upcoming stadium concerts in Charlotte and Cincinnati. Brooks’ Bank of America Stadium show in Charlotte was scheduled for May 2, and will now be held June 13, and all tickets will be honored. During the on sale, Brooks sold 74,000 tickets to this show in 90 minutes, making it the largest paid crowd in the history of Bank of America stadium. The Paul Brown Stadium date in Cincinnati was scheduled for May 16, and will now be June 27, and all tickets will be honored for that date as well. Brooks set the all-time record for entertainment in Cincinnati with this show with a sell-out of 70,000 seats in 75 minutes. This will mark Brooks’ first time playing at Paul Brown Stadium and the only Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia date on The Stadium Tour. Read the full story HERE.
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