Country music star Tim McGraw
will perform an exclusive “Live on Letterman” webcast concert from the Ed
Sullivan Theater on Monday, Oct. 12, following the taping of his
appearance on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN.
Interactive Music Group event will be promoted across and broadcast on several
CBS assets, as the concert will be streamed on the LATE SHOW website at CBS.com
that evening at approximately 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT, and will also be featured
live on-air and online on CBS RADIO country music stations across the country. Additionally, live and on-demand video of the
concert will be available on CBS properties including Last.fm, mp3.com, TV.com,
etonline.com and theinsider.com, as well as the CBS Television Station websites,
exclusive performance is the fourth time the LATE SHOW has used the historic Ed
Sullivan Theater as a concert venue – Pearl Jam performed a live webcast
concert for the LATE SHOW and CBS.com on May 4, 2006, Elvis Costello and the
Imposters did one on May 14, 2007, and Paul McCartney performed from atop the
Ed Sullivan Theater marquee during his webcast concert on July 15, 2009.
McGraw will perform two nights on the LATE SHOW, Monday, Oct. 12 and Friday,
Oct. 16 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. On the Friday broadcast, McGraw will also sit
down for an interview with Letterman.
During the concert, McGraw
will perform songs from his new album, Southern
Voice, which drops Oct. 20, as well as some of his classic hits during the
webcast. He has sold more than 40
million units and dominated the charts with 30 #1 singles. He’s won three
GRAMMY® Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 11 Country Music
Association Awards, 10 American Music Awards, three People’s Choice Awards and
numerous other honors. His concert tours
consistently rank at #1 and he and wife, Faith Hill, hold the record for the
best selling consecutive multi-year North American tour in country music
history for their “Soul2Soul Tour” outings in 2006 and 2007.
Following is the list of CBS RADIO stations featuring the concert:
LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN is a production of Worldwide Pants Incorporated.
Barbara Gaines, Matt Roberts, Jude Brennan, Maria Pope and Rob Burnett are the executive producers.
About the CBS Interactive
May 2009, the CBS Interactive Music Group combines CBS RADIO’s digital assets,
including its websites, over 150 online audio streams, and its various mobile
applications, as well as Last.fm, a leading music discovery site, to form a
single division which creates richer and more immersive experiences for
millions of music fans around the world. The combined assets of the newly
formed division reach almost 40 million unique monthly users