Musically diverse hit TV show THE SONG Season III airs on Saturday
THE SONG – Recorded live @ TGL Farms, a nationally syndicated television show launched in January 2020, and the star power, production and unique programming of the first two seasons have made it a must-see television for fans music from coast to coast.
Season III production is complete and the fast-paced show featuring intimate performances from some of music’s biggest stars and iconic songs that launched and propelled their careers will premiere with rocker Rob Thomas at nationwide this Saturday, January 8, 2022.
“THE SONG was such a fun experience,” said Rob Thomas. “It was so great to revisit the stories behind the songs and reconnect with that feeling that forces you to write in the first place.”
In addition to Thomas, the new season of THE SONG features Rockers Collective Soul, Melissa Etheridge and Styx, pop singers Amy Grant and Sarah McLachlan, Soul singer Brian McKnight, icon of pop singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins. and country star Gary Allan – all performing the songs that made them famous on this exciting weekly show reaching over 80 million households on 150 stations.
“We have been amazed week after week at how viewers connect with these artists and their songs in this unique presentation,” said the show’s creator and executive producer Marc Oswald. “This new season is incredibly diverse and we can’t wait to kick off the new year with these legendary artists performing some truly remarkable songs.”
The show is produced by Tupelo Honey and Oswald Entertainment Group, directed by acclaimed film and set photographer David “Doc” Abbott, written, edited and produced by Stephen Wallen and Scott Kono and booked by legendary talented producer Tisha Fein and talent coordinator Clay Myers. Gray Television manages syndication, led by Greg Conklin and George Johnson, primarily on subsidiaries of CBS, ABC, FOX and NBC including New York, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis, Dallas, San Francisco , Washington. DC and Seattle.
Season III is hosted by Krista Marie and features a combination of episodes produced at various locations in Music City and on the road. The SONG crew traveled to a private estate in Sherman, Connecticut to film two episodes with Rob Thomas. Kenny Loggins and Sarah McLachlan were both shot in California, Loggins at the Alcazar Theater in Carpinteria and McLachlan at the Hotel del Coronado. The Collective Soul episode was filmed at the Buckhead Theater in Atlanta, and the Brian McKnight episode was captured across town at Terminal West. The Gary Allan and Amy Grant episodes were filmed at Nashville’s Analog at Hutton Hotel and Blackbird Studio, respectively, and Melissa Etheridge performed at the show’s headquarters, TGL Farms near Nashville Tennessee. To top it off, the episode of Styx was filmed after the band’s performance at the gorgeous new Hard Rock Casino in Cincinnati, Ohio.
“It’s a huge company, but we’re excited to continue to grow and develop this show,” said the show’s executive producer Cary Glotzer, CEO and Content Director of Tupelo Honey, a gray television company. .
Season I was shot exclusively at TGL Farms and began with iconic stars such as All-4-One, Big & Rich, CeeLo Green, Don McLean, Rick Springfield, Rome Ramirez starring Dirty Heads, Travis Tritt and Gretchen Wilson. THE SONG Season II traveled coast to coast to visit Jason Mraz at the Mraz Family Farm, Pat Monahan and Train at Concannon Vineyard in Northern California, Jewel in the Colorado Rockies above Telluride, Richard Marx on the Beautiful Cliffs of Malibu, Clint Black at Analog at Hutton Hotel Nashville and the Marleys at the famous Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Filming ended where it all began, with Gavin DeGraw at TGL Farms outside of Nashville, Tennessee.
The show is presented by Ally and brought to you through partnerships with Harley-Davidson, Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos, and powered by KICKER Performance Audio.
Early last year, THE SONG announced an exclusive partnership with Time Life to release live performances recorded exclusively for the show. Many songs recorded for Season I of the show are currently available through Time Life on all major streaming platforms. The two companies are also working closely to develop enhanced content for THE SONG’s YouTube channel, including never-before-seen footage.
For highlights from both seasons of THE SONG, fans can tune in to THESONG.TV to check out the full performances and exclusive behind-the-scenes content. The site includes details to accommodate issuance in specific markets.
Learn more at www.TheSong.TV.