Stagecoach Country Music Festival 2015

Stagecoach Country Music Festival 2015

April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015
April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015
Indio
Indio
 
 

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The Stagecoach Festival is an outdoor country music festival presented by Goldenvoice, The Messina Group, and Moore Entertainment[1] and founded by Paul Tollett. The festival is located at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA. Various artists attend, whether they be mainstream or relatively unknown,[2] ranging from folk, mainstream country, bluegrass, roots rock, and alternative country.[3] It is the highest-grossing festival centered on country music in the world.[4]

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Tim McGraw
American country singer
bornMay 1, 1967
Delhi, Louisiana, United States
 
Miranda Lambert
US country music artist
bornNovember 10, 1983
Longview, Texas
 
Blake Shelton
American singer
bornJune 18, 1976
Ada, Oklahoma
 
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Samuel Timothy "Tim" McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter and actor. He has been married to fellow singer Faith Hill since 1996, and is the son of the late baseball player Tug McGraw.

McGraw has released thirteen studio albums (eleven for Curb Records and two for Big Machine Records). 10 of those albums have reached number 1 on the Top Country Albums charts, with his 1994 breakthrough album Not a Moment Too Soon being the top country album of 1994. All of these albums have produced 65 singles, 25 of which have reached number 1 on the Hot Country Songs or Country Airplay charts. Three of these singles — "It's Your Love", "Just to See You Smile", and "Live Like You Were Dying" — were the top country songs of 1997, 1998, and 2004 according to Billboard Year-End. He has also won three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music awards, 11 Country Music Association (CMA) awards, 10 American Music Awards, and three People's Choice Awards. His Soul2Soul II Tour with Faith Hill is the highest grossing tour in country music history, and one of the top 5 among all genres of music.[1]

McGraw has ventured into acting, with supporting roles in The Blind Side (with Sandra Bullock), Friday Night Lights, The Kingdom, and Four Christmases (with Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon), and lead roles in Flicka (2006) and Country Strong (2010). He was a minority owner of the Arena Football League's Nashville Kats. Taylor Swift's debut single, "Tim McGraw", refers to him and his song "Can't Tell Me Nothin'".[2]

In acknowledgement of his grandfather's Italian heritage, McGraw was honored by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) in 2004, receiving the NIAF Special Achievement Award in Music during the Foundation's 29th Anniversary Gala.

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Miranda Leigh Lambert (born November 10, 1983) is an American country music singer and songwriter who gained fame as a finalist on the 2003 season of Nashville Star, where she finished in third place and later signed to Epic Records. Lambert made her debut with the release of "Me and Charlie Talking", the first single from her 2005 debut album Kerosene. This album, which was certified Platinum in the United States, also produced the singles "Bring Me Down", "Kerosene", and "New Strings". All four singles were top 40 hits on Billboard Hot Country Songs.

After Epic's Nashville division closed, Lambert was transferred to Columbia Records Nashville for her second album, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, which was released in early 2007. Although the title track failed to make top 40, the next three singles ("Famous in a Small Town", "Gunpowder & Lead", and "More Like Her") were top 20 hits, with "Gunpowder & Lead" becoming her first top 10 country hit in July 2008. Her third album, Revolution, was released in September 2009. Five singles were released from the album, including two Number One hits: "The House That Built Me", which spent four weeks at the top; and "Heart Like Mine". Lambert has also been honored by the Grammy Awards, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and the Country Music Association Awards.

In 2011, Lambert married fellow country singer Blake Shelton. She also released her fourth album, Four the Record, which includes the singles "Baggage Claim", "Over You", "Fastest Girl in Town", "Mama's Broken Heart", and "All Kinds of Kinds". Lambert also collaborated with Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley in the side project Pistol Annies.

Lambert released her fifth album, "Platinum", in June 2014.[3] The album was preceded by the lead single, "Automatic," which hit top 5 on the Country charts, and won the Grammy Award for Best Country Album.[4] The album’s second single, "Somethin' Bad", featured Carrie Underwood. It was premiered at the Billboard Music Awards.

In July 2015, Lambert and Shelton announced the end of their marriage.[5] In December 2015, Lambert and R&B singer Anderson East announced they were dating.

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Blake Tollison Shelton (born June 18, 1976)[1] is an American country music singer and television personality. In 2001, he made his debut with the single "Austin". The lead-off single from his self-titled debut album, "Austin" spent five weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. The gold-certified debut album also produced two more top 20 hits ("All Over Me" and "Ol' Red").[1] Although the album was released on Giant Records Nashville, he was transferred to Warner Bros. Records Nashville after Giant closed in late 2001.

His second and third albums, 2003's The Dreamer and 2004's Blake Shelton's Barn & Grill, were each certified gold as well.[1] His fourth album, Pure BS (2007), was re-issued in 2008 with a cover of Michael Bublé's pop hit "Home" as one of the bonus tracks.[2] His fifth album, Startin' Fires was released in November 2008.[1] It was followed by the extended plays Hillbilly Bone and All About Tonight in 2010, and the albums Red River Blue in 2011.[3] Based on a True Story... in 2013, and Bringing Back the Sunshine in 2014. Overall, Blake Shelton has charted 24 country singles, including 15 number ones. The 11th No. 1 ("Doin' What She Likes") broke "the record for the most consecutive No. 1 singles in the Country Airplay chart's 24-year history".[4] He is a six-time Grammy Award nominee.

Shelton is also known for his role as a judge on the televised singing competitions Nashville Star, Clash of the Choirs, and The Voice. He has been on The Voice since its inception, and four out of the eight seasons (2–4, 7) his teams have won. From 2011 to 2015, Shelton was married to fellow country singer Miranda Lambert.

On November 9, 2015, Nickelodeon announced that Blake will be the host of the 2016 Kids' Choice Awards.

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Empire Polo Club
The Empire Polo Club is a 78-acre polo club in Indio, California in Riverside County in the Coachella Valley, near Palm Springs. Founded in 1987, it has hosted international polo tournaments. It leases out its polo grounds for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival annually.

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Stagecoach 2015: With a new booker, festival attendance up 18%
Los Angeles Times  –  April 23, 2015
The Stagecoach Country Music Festival has gotten big -- really big The biggest difference immediately apparent at Friday’s opening day of the 2015 Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio is just how much bigger it's gotten. By the time headliner Tim ...
STAGECOACH 2015: Festival sells out
The Press-Enterprise  –  April 22, 2015
After two consecutive sold-out weekends of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, sister event Stagecoach Country Music Festival has sold out. The event, which is topped by Tim McGraw on Friday, Miranda Lambert on Saturday and Blake Shelton on ...
Stagecoach Festival 2015
Apple  –  April 20, 2015
With this handy companion app, view the entire schedule for this year's festivities and add your favorite acts to your own, personalized schedule! Check out all the participating vendors, attractions, retailers, and other essential points of interests as well.
The Outlaws at Stagecoach 2015
The Desert Sun  –  April 26, 2015
The Outlaws at Stagecoach 2015 The Outlaws rock the Palomino Stage on Sunday afternoon -- the final day of the 3-day 2015 Stagecoach: California's Country Music Festival. Check out this story on desertsun.com: http://desert.sn/1zbtobx
Stagecoach 2015: Miranda Lambert has gone from opener to headliner
Los Angeles Times  –  April 26, 2015
At Stagecoach, Miranda Lambert, who was at the inaugural event, calls festivals kickstarters for "baby acts." Miranda Lambert ducked into a borrowed Star Wagons trailer quickly Saturday, a few hours before she would take the Mane stage as the headliner of ...
Stagecoach 2015: Country music festival sells out just days before kick-off
The Sun  –  April 20, 2015
The Stagecoach Country Music Festival has officially sold out, officials announced Monday morning. Country music fans from across the nation are expected to giddy on down to the Empire Polo Club in Indio, the same desert venue that just hosted two weekends ...

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