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News for 2018

December 20, 2018
TCMP @ National Western Stock Show
The Country Music Project is pleased to return to the NWSS for the third consecutive year on opening day! Be sure to join us at the BBQ Throwdown for some great BBQ and awesome country music!
January 15, 2018
TCMP returns to the Colorado State Fair
The Country Music Project has been invited to play the Colorado State Fair! "The last time TCMP performed at this event was 2012, so we're happy to be back", said Michael Rice. Join the group in the Weatherport tent on August 26th and 27th,2018.

News for 2016

February 22, 2016
Rodeo Allstar After Party - 4/16/2016
The Country Music Project returns to the National Western Stock Show Complex for the April 16th, 2016 Cinch Rodeo Allstars!
January 09, 2016
National Western Stock Show
The Country Music Project on opening day of the National Western Stock Show!
January 06, 2016
Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo
The Country Music Project returns to the PPBR for the second straight year!

News for 2015

November 19, 2015
Introducing Angela Hawkins!
TCMP Welcomes New Lead Vocalist!
September 05, 2015
TCMP Bids farewell to Christie Gerwinat
After nearly five years with the group, Christie Gerwinat decides to leave the group.
July 09, 2015
POSTPONED - Bands on the Bricks!
For the second year in a row, TCMP has been rained out at Bands on the Bricks....Boulder's famous Pearl St. Mall summer concert series. The good news? Boulder's given us the rain date....August 19th!! See you on Pearl Street!!
July 09, 2015
POSTPONED - TCMP/Highlands Ranch Summer Concerts
TCMP's show has been moved to Friday, July the 24th at Civic Green Park in Highlands Ranch! Country music is powerful, but it can beat the weather!! See you in a few weeks!

News for 2014

December 10, 2014
Christie Gerwinat records in Nashville
TCMP's beautiful and talented lead singer is a Nashville Recording Artist!
February 18, 2014
TCMP Opens for Keith Anderson
The Country Music Project will open for Columbia recording artist Keith Anderson at the Gallogly Event Center in Colorado Springs.

News for 2013

November 24, 2013
TCMP Bids Farewell to its Banjo/Mandolin Player
Through the years, the group has seen players come and go. But the departure of founding member and Banjo/Mandolin player Heather Hanson is a significant change in the group's composition.
September 02, 2013
TCMP Releases Self-Titled Album
The first collection of original music from The Country Music Project is available on CD, and for download on iTunes -
August 28, 2013
TCMP on KJRS Radio
The Country Music Project was interviewed on KJRS Radio Durango, immediately following the first ever radio play of the group's hit single - "What If You Still Loved Me".
July 31, 2013
Boulder County Fair!
Don't miss TCMP.....headliner for the show on August 3rd at Boulder County Fairgrounds!! Downbeat is at 9:00pm in the Fair Garden.
July 31, 2013
Summer Concert Series
The TCMP Summer Concert Series heats up with shows at Northglenn and Broomfield. Don't miss the events in Rifle, Parker and Arvada! Lots of free prizes!
March 30, 2013
TCMP is a perennial favorite at Greeley Stampede
Big Country 97.9 again selects TCMP for a prime-time appearance on their stage at Greeley Stampede! Don't miss the show - July 5, 2013 at 6:00pm, in front of the Jerrod Neimann concert!
March 13, 2013
TCMP Welcomes New Members
The lineup with TCMP hasn't undergone too many changes over the years, but sometimes we have to bid farewell to a member of the family.......
January 01, 2013
In the Studio
TCMP enters the studio to cut its first CD of original music! "What If You Still Loved Me", and "Think Again" are among the amazing new tracks! Producer Jeff Hendrick is behind the new album, and says "It's hot, modern country music!"

News for 2012

June 18, 2012
The Country Music Project @ The Greeley Stampede
The Country Music Project is again selected to play at Prime Time on the legendary Big Country 97.9 Stage at the 90th Greeley Independence Day Stampede! Immediately following the performance, be sure to stay for Luke Bryan.
February 04, 2012
TCMP Selected to play Colorado State Fair
The Country Music Project is proud to announce their upcoming performance on the Main Amphitheater Stage at the Colorado State Fair - Sunday, August 26th 2012 from 6:00pm to 11:00pm

News for 2011

November 06, 2011
TCMP on "Kickin' It Kountry"
Kelly Decker, on-air intern for the Kelly & Rider show on KYGO will feature TCMP on her Internet Radio broadcast called "Kickin' It Kountry" on Monday, November 7th at 2:00pm MT.
July 20, 2011
Taste of Colorado
Don't miss TCMP on the KYGO stage at Taste of Colorado! Saturday, September 3rd, from 5:00-7:30pm. Pat Emerine from Starkey Productions - "We're happy to have TCMP! KYGO is excited to see this group's first ever performance at the Taste!"
July 13, 2011
The Legendary "Sundance" Invites TCMP
The Country Music Project has been invited to play two stands at the legendary Sundance Steakhouse & Saloon in Ft. Collins, CO. TCMP's Rice says "This is an honor! The Sundance is major country music venue with a loyal following. We can't wait!"
July 05, 2011
Denver Post Photojournalist John Ditirro shoots TCMP
The Denver Post photojournalist posted the following article on
April 22, 2011
TCMP Selected to play Weld County Fair
TCMP will host the Roper Street Dance on Saturday July 30th at the Weld County Fair, Island Grove Regional Park. Go to for more information
April 18, 2011
TCMP Apparel
TCMP is proud to introduce our new apparel line, developed in conjunction with our sponsor, Roper Apparel and Footwear! Just go to our Merchandise page to order both Men's and Women's clothing.
March 05, 2011
TCMP Signs Sponsorship Deal with Roper
Roper Apparel and Footwear has agreed to provide sponsorship and merchandise support to The Country Music Project. TCMP's Rice said "The group is proud to be affiliated with Roper, an icon in the western wear industry."
March 02, 2011
TCMP Selected to play 2011 Greeley Stampede - Big Country 97.9 Stage
The Greeley Stampede invites The Country Music Project to perform on the Big Country 97.9 stage - June 25th, 6:00-8:00pm, before the Clint Black/Josh Kelly concert. Don't Miss It!!
February 26, 2011
TCMP selected to play the Roper Midway Concert at Douglas County Fair
TCMP will perform on August 6 on the midway stage at the Douglas County Fair. Thanks to Roper for their sponsorship of this event!!
February 19, 2011
TCMP plays after CSC Rodeo fundraiser in Chadron, NE
The group plays legendary Feik's 120 in Chadron NE, after the CSC Rodeo Black Tie Calf Fry! Great show, great crowd, and a great host! Thanks Feik!!

News for 2010

December 22, 2010
TCMP completes successful recording session
The group goes into the studio and completes its first recording session with the legendary Steve Avedis, Denver's most promiment recording engineer.
November 04, 2010
TCMP's Rice will be musical director for 2010 American Country Star Competition
Rice will support the 6 finalists with arrangements of their original compositions which will be performed at the final on Nov. 4th at Rhythms Bar & Grill.
October 04, 2010
TCMP chosen to host the American Country Star Competition
The Country Music Project will perform behind the 6 finalists in the 2nd Annual American Country Star Competition!

News for 2017

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