Halifax, NS, September 8, 2015 – In honour of Canadian Country Music Week in Halifax, Homewood Suites by Hilton® and Hampton Inn by Hilton® Halifax-Downtown is excited to host Twin Kennedy, 2015 Canadian Country Music Award (CCMA) nominee for Interactive Artist of the Year, at the “Rise & Shine – A morning of music with Ladies of Canadian Country” event on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 10am to 12pm at the SilverBirch Conference Centre®.
Local radio host Denyse Sibley from FX 101.9 Country Breakfast will be emceeing the event and CCMA nominated artist Twin Kennedy will be joined on stage by four fellow Canadian ladies of Country including Lindsay Broughton, Tenille, Livy Jeanne and Trinity Bradshaw. The event features a free concert and an opportunity to meet the artists while enjoying light breakfast refreshments. Twin Kennedy will interview each artist in an intimate “Girl Talk” setting following their performances and will be taking fan questions from the audience and via Twitter in advance or during the event. Fans can submit their questions by tweeting to @twinkennedy with the hashtag #RiseNShineHalifax.
“We are extremely excited to host this free event during the Canadian Country Music Week in Halifax. We are delighted to provide a stage for these amazing female country artists and we encourage everyone to come out and support them,” says Trevor Morgan, Area Director, Atlantic Canada. “We believe it is important to honor all of Canada’s own local female talent within this great Canadian industry that is country music.”
“As first time CCMA nominees and proud members of the Canadian country music community, we are honoured to be a part of this special event during Country Music Week. We are so excited to bring together many of our favourite country ladies to celebrate the talented women in our industry and have a fun morning of music and girl talk!” says Carli Kennedy of Twin Kennedy
For fans who are unable to attend but would like to show support for the artists, the event will be streamed live on webcast at RiseNShineHalifax.ca, courtesy of event sponsor Welcome2TheShow, a division of Videoconference Solutions Inc. (@VSI_W2TS).
“As a big supporter of the Canadian music industry and local talents, we are excited to collaborate with the hotel to live stream the event for other Canadian music supporters like myself to enjoy the concert online,” says Sean Lynch, owner of Welcome2TheShow.
The event will begin at 10am on Saturday, September 12th at the SilverBirch Conference Centre®, located at 1960 Brunswick Street, Halifax within the Homewood Suites by Hilton® and Hampton Inn by Hilton® Halifax-Downtown. This event, including performances, meet and greets and breakfast snacks are all free to the public of all ages.
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