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CMC Rocks Qld 2020 has been cancelled

Today (20 March 2020) the team behind CMC Rocks Qld made the tough decision to cancel the festival. They’ve put in an enormous amount of hard work (and we know they will continue to do so in the aftermath of this announcement) and we are looking forward to all the amazing things that 2021 has in store….Read more

Gold Coast Country Music Festival Takes Out Top Honours At Australian Tourism Awards

“This award is symbolic of the Gold Coast thinking outside the box.”

CMC PRESENTS: Kirsty Lee Akers

CMC PRESENTS: Award-winning country music star, Kirsty Lee Akers, has announced a run of shows for 2020 as part of her Small Town Big Hearts tour, with a focus on regional areas affected by drought and bushfires. Akers will kick off the tour at A Day in the Valley, Kangaroo Valley this weekend (29 Feb 2020), with…Read more

Bluesfest To Host Australian Americana Music Honours In 2020

“We’re mighty proud to bring this event to Bluesfest.”

Fanny Lumsden Drops ‘Perfectly Timed’ New Single From Forthcoming Album

“As the album is about the area and heavily inspired by the valley, it seems remiss of me not to talk about it.”

VIDEO PREMIERE: Rob Hirst & Jay O’Shea – ‘Pearl Shell Buttons’

“Its classic, classy black and white style perfectly complements the performance of the song.”

Want to go to CMC Rocks QLD in VIP style? Foxtel First could be sending you there.

Taking place on 20th – 22nd March at Willowbank Raceway, CMC Rocks QLD is your chance to see country’s biggest superstars, including Miranda Lambert’s first Australian performance. Alongside her, the festival boasts headline sets from Kip Moore and our very own Morgan Evans. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see CMC…Read more

CMC Rocks releases new camping

With less than two months to go until Australia’s hottest country music festival, CMC Rocks QLD, kicks off in Willowbank Ipswich, plans are being finalised, boots are being dusted off, and excitement is reaching fever pitch! It has been announced that, in response to overwhelming demand, the festival has secured new land and will be…Read more

The Full List: 100 Best of 2019

What a huge bunch of songs that made up our 2019 playlists – pick and choose, or add them all to your favourite streaming service. Whatever you do, it deserves to be played loud! 1. BACKROAD NATION – LEE KERNAGHAN 2. BEAUTIFUL CRAZY – LUKE COMBS 3. REAL MEN DON’T CRY (WAR ON PRIDE) – FANNY…Read more

Here’s how to watch the Golden Guitar Awards from the comfort of your own home

We love the glitz and glamour of awards nights, seeing the stars walk the red carpet, all the awesome acceptance speeches. But you know what we aren’t too keen on? Standing in heels. Struggling to tie a tie. Planning a trip to the loo so you don’t miss anything. If you couldn’t make it to…Read more

Fanny Lumsden Announces Bushfire Relief Fundraiser Gig

“We had always planned on launching it in Tooma but just didn’t plan the fire part.”

CMC PRESENTS: Miranda Lambert

Multiple Grammy-winner, Miranda Lambert, today revealed details of her anticipated debut Sydney and Melbourne concerts in March 2020. The US star will deliver her Wildcard Tour to all ages crowds at Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena on Tuesday 24 March and Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena on Thursday 26 March, following up her CMC Rocks QLD headlining appearance the…Read more

We take a look at the finalists for CMC Video Clip of the Year at the Golden Guitar Awards

With the Toyota Golden Guitar Awards right around the corner, we’ve taken a deep dive into a category very close to our hearts (so much so that we put our name to it!) – the CMC Video Clip of the Year Award. There are five incredibly strong finalists in this category, all of whom you’ll…Read more

All the finalists for the 2020 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards

Tamworth Regional Council and the Country Music Association of Australia (CMAA) have announced the finalists for the 2020 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards – the 48th Country Music Awards of Australia. At an all-star event at The Seymour Centre in Sydney hosted by The McClymonts, the finalists in all categories were revealed. And what a list it…Read more

CMC PRESENTS: The McClymonts

CMC are proud to present The McClymonts on their biggest tour in three years. Australia’s favourite country group have announced today that they will be celebrating the start of the new decade with their most extensive tour in three years. Their 2020 tour will be in support of their sixth studio album which they are currently…Read more

The McClymonts Announce Huge 2020 Headline Tour

Their biggest tour in three years.