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CMA Press Conference At Nashville School Of Arts

 

Kix Brooks and Jimmy Mattingly (of the Grascals) before the

CMA Press Conference at Nashville School of Arts (NAS)

 

Creative artist Rachel Kice and Kix Brooks

 

Songwriter Skip Ewing (l) talks with Ed Benson of the CMA

 

Eddie Montgomery, Mike Neal of the Nashville Chamber of Commerce

and Ed Benson

 

(l-r) Mike Curb (Curb Records), Marty Dickens (Pres. of BellSouth),

Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry

 

Kix Brooks chats with Mike Curb and Marty Dickens

 

Eddie, Troy and Kix compare notes before going into the press conference

 

It was a packed room at the CMA Press Conference held at

the Nashville School of Arts

 

NAS Principal Bob Wilson opened the press conference

 

James DiSilva, a 10th grader at NAS, entertained the crowd with

some fantastic classical guitar work

 

Kix Brooks addressed the crowd...

 

...followed by Nashville Mayor Bill Purcell...

 

...and Montgomery Gentry

 

Another shot of Eddie and Troy

 

Mike Curb talked about his involvement in the

Nashville Alliance for Public Education

 

BellSouth President Marty Dickens also spoke to the crowd

 

(l-r) Rachel Kice, Jimmy Mattingly, Bob Wilson, Bill Purcell, Tammy Genovese,

Mike Curb, Marty Dickens, Eddie Montgomery, James DiSilva, Kix Brooks and Troy Gentry

 

(l-r) Kix Brooks, Eddie Montgomery, Rachel Kice, Troy Gentry

and Tammy Genovese with one of Rachel's creations

 

Kix, Eddie and Troy

 

(l-r) Kix Brooks, Eddie Montgomery, Bob Wilson and Troy Gentry

 

Check out Eddie Montgomery's boot!

 

Stormy Warren (GAC) interviews Eddie and Troy