Songs & Stories

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Join your favourite country artists as they talk about their music and perform songs in an intimate acoustic setting at the CMC Studios. All times listed here are in AEST, please check your guide for local times.

Tenille Townes

Premiere: Monday 1 July, 7pm.
Encore screenings: Tuesday 2 July 6pm, Wednesday 3 July 5pm, Thursday 4 July 3pm, Friday 5 July 2pm and Saturday 6 July at 12noon.

Canadian singer/songwriter Tenille Townes drops into the the CMC studio to perform her Top 20 hit ‘Somebody’s Daughter’, along with ‘White Horse’, ‘Where you are’, ‘Jersey on the wall’, ‘I kept the roses’, ‘Most beautiful things’.


Premiere: Monday 15 July, 7pm
Encore screenings: Tuesday 16 July 6pm, Wednesday 17 July 5pm, Thursday 18 July 3pm, Friday 19 July 2pm and Saturday 20 July at 12noon.

Grammy nominated Cam performs ‘Burning House’, ‘Diane’, ‘Burning House’ and ‘Palace’ in the CMC studio.

Tommy Emmanuel

Premiere: Monday 5 August, 7pm
Encore screenings: Tuesday 6 August 6pm, Wednesday 7 August 5pm, Thursday 8 August 3pm, Friday 9 August 2pm and Saturday 10 August at 12noon

Chet Atkins proclaimed Tommy Emmanuel as a CGP – Certified Guitar Player – of which there are only 3 in the world.  Tommy dropped into the CMC studio to perform six of his most requested songs, including ‘Countrywide’, ‘Dixie McGuire’, ‘Endless Road’, ‘Angeline’, ‘Sail on’ and ‘Fuel’.

Lee Kernaghan

Premiere: Monday 19 August, 7pm
Encore screenings: Tuesday 20 August 6pm, Wednesday 21 August 5pm, Thursday 22 August 3pm, Friday 23 August 2pm and Saturday 24 August at 12noon.

Thirty-seven time Golden Guitar winner Lee Kernaghan drops into to the CMC studio to perform tracks from his 15th studio album Backroad Nation and a few classics.