Country legend Marty Stuart will host his 11th annual Late Night Jam at Nashville, Tennessees Ryman Auditorium June 6. Marty Stuarts Late Night Jam has become recognized as the kick off event of the CMA Music Festival and will feature a slew of special guests. In addition Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives, the performance will feature: Connie Smith & The Sundowners, Wynonna, Roger McGuinn, The Oak Ridge Boys, Stonewall Jackson and The Chuck Wagon Gang, among others. Several special guests will also sit in during the show.
Stuart started the event as way to welcome fans to country musics biggest festival, but the jam has also raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for MusiCares, which provides assistance for music people in times of need. Past guests include: Keith Urban, Vince Gill, Dierks Bentley, Charlie Daniels, Porter Wagoner, Neko Case, Old Crow Medicine Show and Jerry Lee Lewis.