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Dolly Parton Announces New Zealand Concert To ‘Blue Smoke World Tour’

Iconic singer, songwriter, musician, actress and philanthropist DOLLY PARTON announces a New Zealand concert date as part of the Australasian ‘Blue Smoke World Tour’ starting in February 2014 at Auckland’s Vector Arena. Dolly Parton returns to New Zealand next year for the first time in over three decades performing at Auckland’s Vector Arena on Friday, February 7 2014. Dolly’s latest studio album of all new material “Blue Smoke” will be released worldwide on Dolly Records with a release date to be announced soon. “New Zealand, here I come again.  We have a lot of new and exciting things for the show and I can’t wait to share it with you.  I love my fans in that part of the world.  You’ve been so very good to me for so many years and I know that we’re gonna have a wonderful time.  It’s a long way from home in your part of the world, but I know I’ll feel like I’m right at home.  So New Zealand, I’m coming home.  Wait up!”

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2011 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL SELLS OUT FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

NASHVILLE – For the second year in a row, CMA Music Festival sold out each night at LP Field. With crowd estimates from free areas and the nightly ticketed concerts at LP Field, CMA Music Festival reached an average daily attendance of 65,000. Tickets for 2012 CMA Music Festival, which will be held Thursday through Sunday June 7-10, go on sale to the public on Saturday, July 30 (10:00 AM/CT). “To meet the outstanding sell out of 2010 again in 2011 speaks volumes about the strength of this event, the dedication of our fans, the support of our local community, and the popularity of our music and artists,” said Steve Moore, CMA Chief Executive Officer. In 2010, Festival attendance jumped 16.7 percent over 2009 when attendance was 56,000. The 65,000 attendance in 2011 includes four-day ticket packages, promotional and single night tickets, as well as attendance in non-ticketed zones and events. “Last year there was a terrific amount of support for our event following the floods that ravaged our city,” Moore said. “We hit a benchmark that was higher than anyone expected and to meet that number again this year is an accomplishment and speaks directly to the music.” Despite … Continue reading

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