“CMT FRONT ROW only on dish network”
returns for a second season
Popular HD Concert Series Debuts with Country Music “It” Girl Miranda Lambert
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – July 26, 2010 – DISH Network, the fastest-growing pay-TV provider in America, today unveiled the season two line-up of “CMT Front Row Only on DISH Network.”
The CMT-branded franchise includes four, one-hour episodes of the popular monthly CMT series “Invitation Only,” available to all DISH Network subscribers during an exclusive premiere window. The second season of “CMT Front Row Only on DISH Network” kicked off on Sunday, July 25, with CMT Music Award winner Miranda Lambert; the concert will air at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays through Aug. 22. Upcoming episodes will feature country superstars Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith and Rascal Flatts.
“DISH Network is pleased to partner with CMT to bring our customers exclusive music programming from today’s biggest stars,” said Ira Bahr, Chief Marketing Officer for DISH Network.
A departure from the typical concert special, “Invitation Only” showcases country music’s top artists performing before a small studio audience in Nashville, taking questions from fans and delivering revealing and candid answers. “CMT Front Row Only on DISH Network” includes not only the “Invitation Only” concert specials, but also exclusive interviews with featured musicians that can only be found on DISH Network. Additionally, many DISH Network customers are given the opportunity to attend the “Invitation Only” concert tapings, complete with backstage passes to meet their favorite country music performers.
“CMT Front Row Only on DISH Network” is broadcast in HD and SD on DISH Network Channel 101. The leader in high definition programming, DISH Network offers more than 200 HD channels – more than any other cable or satellite TV company in America. For more information about “CMT Front Row Only on DISH Network,” visit www.dishnetwork.com/CMT. For more information on DISH Network including HD Free for Life, visit www.dish.com.