Country Thunder Arizona 2015

Country Thunder Arizona 2015

April 9, 2015 - April 12, 2015
April 9, 2015 - April 12, 2015
Florence
Florence
 
 

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Country Thunder is a country music festival and lifestyle brand that hosts several festivals each year. These festivals are usually located in traditional locations such as Florence, Arizona and Twin Lakes, Wisconsin with Alberta Canada being added to the festival calendar for the summer of 2016. Country Thunder has been known to attract people from all over North America, with visitors from other parts of the world. In 2015 each festival attracted 80,000-125,000 people throughout the four days.

Each festival offers entertainment on multiple stages. The main stage is the main attraction hosting both the biggest artists in country music and new upcoming talent, but other stages also offer upcoming artists as well as local artists. In the past, the festivals have hosted well-known artists like Keith Urban, Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley and Eric Church.

Along with the live music stages, Country Thunder offers Electric Thunder, a late night electronic DJ'd dance party under a real circus tent. In 2015, themed parties were introduced each night including a throwback beach bash, neon rage, and a foam disco.

All ages are welcome to attend, but overall the average age of the attendants range from 22-32. Fans can join a fan club entitled CT Nation where they can share information and receive information early.

Country Thunder offers campsites in several camping areas for purchase by attendants, offering different levels of amenities, dependent upon the price for the campsite. Country Thunder also invites many food and retail vendors to take part and provides additional attractions to each show to add value to the festival experience.

Overall, Country Thunder is a country music and lifestyles brand that seeks to provide a top quality music festival experience to fans of country music.

Executive Producer: Troy Vollhoffer[1]

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Blake Shelton
American singer
bornJune 18, 1976
Ada, Oklahoma
 
Brett Eldredge
American singer
bornMarch 23, 1986
Joe Nichols
American musician
bornNovember 26, 1976
Rogers, Ark
 
Old Dominion
 

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Brett Ryan Eldredge[5][6] (born March 23, 1986) is an American country music singer signed to Atlantic Records Nashville. The cousin of Terry Eldredge of The Grascals,[4] Eldredge has had three No. 1 singles on US Country Airplay from his debut album Bring You Back: "Don't Ya", "Beat of the Music", and "Mean to Me".

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Thomas Luther Bryan (born July 17, 1976), known professionally as Luke Bryan, is an American country music singer and songwriter. Bryan began his musical career in the mid 2000s, writing songs for his longtime friends from high school, performers Travis Tritt and Billy Currington and releasing his first spring break album. After signing with Capitol Nashville in Nashville, Tennessee in 2007 with his cousin, Chad Christopher Boyd, he released the album I'll Stay Me, which included the singles "All My Friends Say", "We Rode in Trucks", and "Country Man". The follow-up album Doin' My Thing included "Do I", which Bryan co-wrote with Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum, and the #1 singles "Rain Is a Good Thing" and "Someone Else Calling You Baby".

Tailgates & Tanlines, released in 2011, includes "Country Girl (Shake It for Me)", and the number one singles "I Don't Want This Night to End", "Drunk on You", and "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye". Bryan's fourth album, Crash My Party, was released in August 2013 and includes the number one singles "Crash My Party", "That's My Kind of Night", "Drink a Beer", "Play It Again", "Roller Coaster" and "I See You". The fifth album, Kill The Lights, was released in August 2015 and its lead single, "Kick the Dust Up", became his 13th number one hit, followed by his 14th number one "Strip It Down". Bryan co-wrote all of his singles with the exception of "Drunk on You", "Crash My Party", "That's My Kind of Night", "Drink a Beer", "Play It Again", "Roller Coaster", and "Kick the Dust Up" and co-produced all four albums and one compilation album with Jeff Stevens. Bryan was the recipient of the Academy of Country Music Awards and Country Music Association Awards "Entertainer of the Year" award.[8] To date, Bryan has sold over 7 million albums and 27 million singles worldwide.[9]

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Thunder on the Mountain festival cancelled
Fayetteville Flyer  –  June 16, 2015
For whatever reason, the folks behind Wakarusa and the upcoming Phases of the Moon festival can’t seem to get their country music festival off the ground. Thunder on the Mountain ... the festival would return in 2015. The lineup for the event was ...
Country Singer Organizing Music Festival In Place Of Thunder On The Mountain
5 News  –  June 15, 2015
OZARK (KFSM)- The Thunder on the Mountain Country Music Festival has been canceled, but one Nashville singer with local roots is putting on a different concert in its place. “I was looking forward to it,” Lance Carpenter said. “This was gonna be my ...
Country Thunder 2015 is a wrap; festival sells out on final day
tucson.com  –  April 13, 2015
FLORENCE — Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan helped Country Thunder achieve back-to-back sell-outs, possibly a record for the four-date country music festival that just finished its 23rd season. Sunday was officially declared a sell-out with 27,500-plus in ...
How to Survive KMLE Country Thunder 2015
cbslocal.com  –  April 3, 2015
With all the excitement and awesomeness that is KMLE Country Thunder 2015, it’s easy to forget the little things about attending a music festival. Surviving four days in the Arizona may be harder than you think. The simple things you do can really make a ...
The Essential 2015 Summer Country Music Festival Guide
Country Weekly  –  March 25, 2015
Check festival websites for pricing ... The Swon Brothers and others If you couldn’t make the earlier Country Thunder, you have another chance to experience the fun and magic in this beautiful setting. J.J. Lawhorn, Lorrie Morgan, Deana Carter, Bubba ...
2015 Arizona Country Thunder: Day one new country rocks!
Examiner  –  April 11, 2015
New country fans dribbled into the main stage area for the first day of entertainment, possibly after spending the night prior partying in the campgrounds. The Country Thunder camp is located in the desert outside of Florence, AZ, and not far from the ...

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