|American music treasure Merle Haggard
paid a visit to RFD-TV studios in Nashville recently
to help Marty Stuart wrap up Season 5 of his hit
RFD-TV series, The Marty Stuart Show.
The half hour musical variety program is broadcast
on Rural Media Group’s network, RFD-TV, as part of
its highly-rated Saturday Night Music Row block of
music and variety entertainment. The season
finale, featuring Merle Haggard, is slated to air on
Saturday, June 29, 2013.
In addition to Haggard, this year’s line-up of
special guests highlights an eclectic mix of icons
and stars including Sheryl Crow, Gene Watson, Old
Crow Medicine Show, Charley Pride, Iris Dement, and
The Del McCoury Band. Season 5 of The Marty
Stuart Show began airing January 12 on RFD-TV and
will re-air on FamilyNet beginning July 13. Go
to schedule.rfdtv.com for a program schedule or
check your local listings.
Rare and magic moments have defined The Marty
Stuart Show since its debut in 2007.
Dolly Parton, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Lyle
Lovett, and Willie Nelson are among a veritable
who’s-who of country, rock, gospel, and folk music
luminaries who have graced the show’s set at
RFD-TV’s studios in Nashville, Tennessee.
“Entertainment and variety series are hugely popular
with our viewers and Marty’s show is at the absolute
top. Marty’s show is wholesome entertainment,
showcasing the best in traditional country music,”
says Randy Bernard, CEO of Rural Media Group.