Photo Review: Wide range of genres on display at Christian Showcase 2018

Photo Review: Wide range of genres on display at Christian Showcase 2018

The 2018-2019 Showcase Series started off on a high note Saturday night as students filled the Curb Event Center with worship at Christian Showcase. The evening featured a wide variety of musical styles — including gospel, pop, contemporary Christian and pop-punk influences. Ethan Thomas opened with some of the strongest […]

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Artist Preview: Christian Showcase 2018

Artist Preview: Christian Showcase 2018

Amy Rochelle Written by Liz Gresser Amy Rochelle DeMint started performing at eight years old at the persistent persuasion of her mother. “I had such severe stage fright, two lines into the verse I just started crying,” said DeMint. “I hated it so much, I said ‘Mom don’t make me […]

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X Ambassadors talks songwriting, recording techniques at convo event

X Ambassadors talks songwriting, recording techniques at convo event

Only hours before playing in front of a packed audience at Live on the Green Friday night, X Ambassadors stopped by Belmont to speak with students in a convocation put on by the Belmont University Songwriters’ Association. Band members Sam Harris, Casey Harris and Adam Levin gave students encouragement about […]

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Alumni band Waker performs at Live on the Green

Alumni band Waker performs at Live on the Green

VNN’s Caitlin Alexander interviewed Belmont alumni band Waker at Live on the Green Friday night. Watch the full video below.

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Photos: Waker rocks out at Live on the Green

Photos: Waker rocks out at Live on the Green

Belmont alumni band Waker performed at Live on the Green Friday night. The evening also featured performances from bands and artists like X Ambassadors, Theo Katzman and Republican Hair. See below for the full photo gallery. – - Photos by Carina Eudy and Caitlin Alexander

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Photo Review: No Coast takes home the win at Battle of the Belmont Bands 2018

Photo Review: No Coast takes home the win at Battle of the Belmont Bands 2018

Student and alumni bands lit up Belmont’s outdoor stage Saturday night with an eclectic mix of genres for the sixth annual Battle of the Belmont Bands. The evening featured performances from six Belmont bands and was headlined by the alumni band Dynamo. No Coast kicked off the night with a […]

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Belmont to host CMA Country Christmas

Belmont to host CMA Country Christmas

Belmont will host the Country Music Association Country Christmas in the Curb Event Center, according to an email sent to students and faculty Friday. The event will be recorded in the Curb Event Center on Sept. 27, and it will air on ABC in the winter.  “CMA approached Belmont about […]

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Nothing lost: Liza Anne embraces questions and uncertainty in music and life

Nothing lost: Liza Anne embraces questions and uncertainty in music and life

Liza Anne didn’t just emerge in the indie-rock scene — she exploded. And the former Belmont student wants to savor every moment of the experience. “The thing that stuck with me most was in the first class of my first semester at Belmont,” she said. “It was a creative writing […]

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Music City lives up to its name at CMA Fest 2018

Music City lives up to its name at CMA Fest 2018

VNN’s Caitlin Alexander got a close-up look at CMA Fest 2018, including interviews with Luke Pell and Hunter Hayes. Watch the full video below.

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Photos: Day four of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day four of CMA Fest 2018

CMA Fest 2018 closed out Sunday with performances from Luke Pell and other country artists in downtown Nashville. See the full photo gallery below.

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Photos: Day three of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day three of CMA Fest 2018

Country music fans braved the heat Saturday to watch performances from artists like Garth Brooks and Devin Dawson. See the full photo gallery below:  

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Photos: Day two of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day two of CMA Fest 2018

Country music stars like Hunter Hayes and Russell Dickerson performed throughout downtown Nashville on Friday as part of CMA Fest 2018. See the full photo gallery below.

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