Programming in Support of the Exhibition Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country
NASHVILLE, Tenn., February 19, 2015 – The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum presents an in-depth interview with music industry veteran Keith Stegall at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21, in support of the exhibition Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country. The program is included with museum admission and free to museum members. Visit countrymusichalloffame.org for complete admission details. The program will be streamed live at countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming.
Museum Writer-Editor Michael McCall will host Producer Playback: An Interview with Keith Stegall in the museum’s Ford Theater. Stegall will discuss his career, including his work with Alan Jackson, who credits the producer with helping him create his musical persona. Other newcomers who found success after collaborating with Stegall include Tracy Byrd, Terri Clark, Jamie O’Neal, Randy Travis, Mark Wills, and the Zac Brown Band. The Grammy-winning Stegall also has worked with George Jones, Reba McEntire, Aaron Neville, and Uncle Kracker. In his many years on Music Row, Stegall has been an artist, a label executive, and a songwriter. He has written hits for Dr. Hook, Alan Jackson, Al Jarreau, Kenny Rogers, George Strait, and Travis Tritt. The interview will be illustrated with photographs, film clips, and sound recordings from the museum’s archives.
Museum programs are made possible, in part, by grants from the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission and by an agreement between the Tennessee Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is operated by the Country Music Foundation, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization chartered by the state of Tennessee in 1964. The museum’s mission is the preservation of the history of country and related vernacular music rooted in southern culture. With the same educational mission, the foundation also operates CMF Records, the museum’s Frist Library and Archive, CMF Press, Historic RCA Studio B and Hatch Show Print®.
More information about the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is available at countrymusichalloffame.org or by calling (615) 416-2001.
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