COUNTRY SUPERSTAR ALAN JACKSON GOES “UNPLUGGED” FOR FANS
Multi-Platinum Singer-Songwriter Plays Special Edition of
“Acme Unplugged Presented by Wrangler” on Tuesday, June 7
Rare Show on Nashville’s Lower Broadway
Comes as Thousands of Country Music’s Faithful Descend on the City for CMA Music Festival
Country music superstar Alan Jackson will be center-stage at Downtown Nashville’s Acme Feed & Seed. The music icon will play a very special installment of the Lower Broadway venue’s acclaimed songwriter series, “Acme Unplugged Presented by Wrangler.”
Tuesday, June 7 - Doors at 6:00pm, Show at 7:00pm, CDT
The Hatchery at Acme Feed & Seed. The performance show will also stream live on WranglerNetwork.com, as well as on Acme Radio via AcmeRadioLive.com and the TuneIn app.
Alan Jackson, the country music icon whose hits have gained him legions of longtime fans, and whose songs continue to draw new crowds as a younger generation discovers his music. Jackson’s repertoire withstands the test of time; it has impacted a field of artists who cite him as an influence. In this unique, rare intimate showcase, fans will be treated to songs they love from the man who wrote them and made them famous.
Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, June 3 at 10 am CDT and will be exclusively available online; no tickets will be sold at the door.
General Admission: $50.00 per person
$150.00 per person; includes preferred seating and gift bag Purchase at: http://bit.ly/AlanAcmeUnplugged A portion of the proceeds benefits The Shalom Foundation.** All ages are welcome.
ABOUT ACME FEED & SEED:
Acme Feed & Seed, Nashville’s iconic, century-old building, located in the heart of downtown, provides locals and visitors an original experience while honoring the much-loved character of Lower Broadway. A bustling lunch spot during the day, the first floor transforms into a “funky-tonk” at night, featuring rotating live music of Nashville’s diverse musical landscape where every genre is represented. The first floor also plays home to the Acme Farm Store, offering locally-made artisanal gifts and sundry goods, as well as Acme Radio, an internet radio station providing an unfiltered voice of Music City and broadcasting live shows and unique programming via AcmeRadioLive.com. The second floor features a lounge with seasonally-inspired handcrafted cocktails, a menu of easily-shareable dishes and Acme's sushi bar. The third floor encompasses The Hatchery, the largest one-level private event and music venue on Lower Broadway. On Acme's rooftop terrace, guests can enjoy an open-air bar with 360 degree views overlooking the neon lights of Broadway, fireworks of Nissan Stadium and stunning views of the Cumberland River.
ABOUT ALAN JACKSON:
The man from rural Newnan, GA, who claims he is just a “singer of simple songs,” has sold nearly 60-million albums worldwide and ranks as one of the 10 best-selling male vocalists of all-time in all genres. He has released more than 60 singles – registering 50 Top Ten hits and 35 #1s (including 26 Billboard chart-toppers). He has earned more than 150 music industry awards – including 18 Academy of Country Music Awards, 16 Country Music Association Awards, a pair of Grammys and ASCAP’s Founders and Golden Note Awards. Jackson received the first-ever ASCAP Heritage Award in 2014 having earned the title of most-performed country music songwriter-artist of ASCAP’s first 100 years. He is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry.
Alan Jackson is one of the most successful and respected singer-songwriters in music. He is in the elite company of Paul McCartney and John Lennon among songwriters who’ve written more than 20 songs that they’ve recorded and taken to the top of the charts. Jackson is one of the best-selling artists since the inception of SoundScan, ranking alongside the likes of Eminem and Metallica. Jackson’s current album, Angels and Alcohol, topped the country album charts when it was released last summer. He is also the subject of a new box set, Genuine: The Alan Jackson Story, available now.
**ABOUT THE SHALOM FOUNDATION:
The Shalom Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial support and physical assistance to under-privileged children and their families. They are dedicated to providing educational opportunities for children and adults, essential food and clean water for the malnourished, outreach and medical assistance for basic healthcare and critical care needs through The Moore Pediatric Surgery Center. See more at www.theshalomfoundation.org.