The Ryman and BMI Block Party Presented by RTIC Returns for 50th Annual CMA Fest

The three-day free event will showcase Nashville’s in-demand emerging artists such as Chapel Hart, Ella Langley, Nate Kenyon and more

Posted in News on May 17, 2023

Leading into next month’s 50th annual CMA Fest, BMI and Ryman Auditorium announced today this year’s lineup behind the Ryman and BMI Block Party, presented by RTIC. The three-day free event returns on June 8th through June 10th (12:00-6:00P CT) and is located at the outdoor stage on the PNC Plaza. The Ryman and BMI Block Party presented by RTIC will showcase some of Nashville’s prominent emerging talent including Clayton Anderson, The Bennett Hall Band, Matt Castillo, Chapel Hart, Mae Estes, Reid Haughton, Angie K, Ella Langley, Vincent Mason, Dan Smalley, Nate Kenyon, Trey Lewis, Bryan Martin, Neon Union, On The Outside, RVSHVD, Jillian Steele, The Chattahoochies and The Woods. Daily lineups and additional information can be found here.

Following last year’s inaugural event, BMI continues their commitment to nurture and develop songwriters at the earliest stages of their careers as fans will have the opportunity to connect and discover new artists each day through photo opportunities, giveaways, food trucks, and more. The Ryman and BMI Block Party presented by RTIC is proudly sponsored by Mid-South Ford Dealers, New Belgium Brewing Company, ONErpm, Twisted Tea, ZYN and 103.3 Country.



1:50-2:20 PM: Matt Castillo
2:40-3:10 PM: On The Outside
3:30-4:00 PM: Mae Estes
4:20-4:50 PM: Nate Kenyon
5:10-5:40 PM: The Chattahoochies


DOORS: 12:00 PM

12:10-12:40 PM: The Bennett Hall Band
1:00-1:30 PM: Clayton Anderson
1:50-2:20 PM: Dan Smalley
2:40-3:10 PM: Neon Union
3:30-4:00 PM: Trey Lewis
4:20-4:50 PM: RVSHVD
5:10-5:40 PM: Bryan Martin


DOORS: 12:00 PM

12:10-12:40 PM: Jillian Steele
1:00-1:30 PM: Angie K
1:50-2:20 PM: Vincent Mason
2:40-3:10 PM: Reid Haughton
3:30-4:00 PM: Ella Langley
4:20-4:50 PM: The Woods
5:10-5:40 PM: Chapel Hart


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