The 3KND team are back in Tamworth for the 51st Country Music Awards 2023 kicking off on Friday the 13th to the 22nd January. With all the best of Australian country music from the buskers on the famous peel street to the Golden Guitar Awards which will be held at the Tamworth Reginal Entertainment and Conference Centre on Saturday the 21st.
The Tamworth Country Music Festival has a strong history and traditional making it a unique festival that calls people from all over the country and the world to join in the long 10-day festivities with artists performing in different places over Tamworth.
The 3KND team will bring you a live broadcast with interviews and talk to some of this year’s Golden Guitar nominees including The Wolf Brothers, Kevin Bennett, Hayley Jensen, Kirsty Lee Akers just to name a few and some of the listeners favourites like Troy Cassar Daley. So, stay tuned in via the digital radio apps IHeart Radio App, Community Radio App and if you’re in Melbourne 1503AM. Follow us on our social media pages Facebook and Instagram.
The Tamworth Country Music Festival was started in 1973 when local country music radio station 2TM created the Country Music Awards and planned the festival to draw recognition to the awards. The festival has often been recognised as one of the ten best music festivals in the world.
TCMF hosts over:
300,000 music lovers over 10 days
2800 free and ticketed gigs
120 different venues and stages
This is a music festival experience like no other, so make your way to Tamworth.
Note- Click on image to find more pictures from the first day