Nashville: On The Record returns this spring on the ABC Television Network with some big star power: Reba.
Direct from Nashville’s world famous Grand Ole Opry House, cast members of ABC’s acclaimed prime time series Nashville will take the stage to perform songs from the show and provide an intimate look at their individual songwriting process, talking candidly about the stories behind the songs of the series and their individual pursuits as musical artists.
The featured cast scheduled to appear includes Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Will Chase, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Sam Palladio, Maisy Stella, Lennon Stella and Aubrey Peeples. Superstar guest Reba will make an appearance at the special taping to perform her first single on Nash Icon Records, “Going Out Like That,” which took the #1 spot on iTunes Country Top Songs in the US and Canada upon release. All original music is released by ABC Studios, Lionsgate and ABC Music Lounge in association with Big Machine Records.
Nashville: On The Record at the Grand Ole Opry House will tape on Saturday, January 31st. Tickets sold out within hours, but keep checking opry.com for the possibility of more tickets. The TV taping is expected to run about three and a half hours for the one hour special.
ABC Digital Media Studio’s On the Record is a documentary web series that follows the life of original songs performed on Nashville written by singer/songwriters in the music scene, from the songs’ inception to on-air premiere. The series offers an intimate look into the songwriting process, from guitar demo to music video and all the steps in between.
Nashville stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O’Connor, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Will Chase as Luke Wheeler, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Oliver Hudson as Jeff Fordham, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad and Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad.