Front and Center
Utilizing state-of-the-art production techniques, this concert series caters to the live music fan, with each episode delivering powerful performances from some of the top names in music.
Front and Center Previous Broadcasts
Bob Dipiero Featuring Brandy Clark (Episode #502H)
KQED Life: Sat, May 23, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
A member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and co-creator of the CMA Songwriters Series, Bob DiPiero is joined onstage by the 2014 CMA Song of the Year-winners Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally, as well as recording artist Charlie Worsham. The trio take turns performing songs including "Follow Your Arrow" (recorded by Kacey Musgraves), "Blue Clear Sky" (recorded by George Strait) and "Gone" (recorded by Montgomery Gentry). Recorded at the Marathon Music Works in Nashville.
- KQED Life: Sun, May 24, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
Hunter Hayes (Episode #501H)
KQED Life: Sat, May 16, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
Five-time Grammy nominee and CMA Award-winning multi-instrumentalist Hunter Hayes performs on stage at the Marathon Music Works in Nashville with fellow critically acclaimed songwriters Barry Dean ("Tattoo"), Lori McKenna ("I Want Crazy") and Gordie Sampson ("Storm Warning") for the classic CMA Songwriters Series. Hayes and his guests perform songs from his chart-topping album Storyline, featuring the international hit "Invisible," as well as his No.1, self-titled, platinum-selling debut album on Atlantic Records.
- KQED Life: Sun, May 17, 2015 -- 1:00 AM