2016 CMA Award Winners

2016 CMA Award Winners

Nov 3, 2016

We’d like to congratulate the winners of this year’s CMA Awards!

Lifetime Achievement Award — Dolly Parton

Jennifer Nettles Pentatonix performed this amazing version of “Jolene” in tribute.

Vocal Group of the Year — Little Big Town

If you were lucky enough to have tickets to their sold out shows in 2014, you’ll know why!

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Entertainer of the Year — Garth Brooks

Female Vocalist — Carrie Underwood

Male Vocalist — Chris Stapleton

Vocal Duo — Brothers Osborne

New Artist of the Year — Maren Morris

Album of the Year — Mr.

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The Melody Tent supports Brad Martin and CCALS

The Melody Tent supports Brad Martin and CCALS

Nov 2, 2016

Brad Martin is a long-time friend of the Melody Tent. If you’ve ever called after hours and listened to our show listing, if you’ve ever heard a Melody Tent ad on any of the Cape’s iHeart  radio stations, you’ve heard Brad’s voice. Brad has been the voice of the Melody Tent for more than 15 years. He also hosts the afternoon show on Cool-102.

Brad has fought the good fight against ALS for nearly 4 years.

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Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

Oct 31, 2016

To celebrate Halloween, we thought we’s share 13 Halloween fun facts:

1. No one was ever poisoned from Halloween candy. It’s just a myth.

2. It was once believed that cats protected the powers of witches, which is why they are associated with Halloween.

3. Instead of just saying “trick-or-treat,” you used to have to dance.

4. Halloween is known by various names, including All Hallows’ Eve,

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Banner Year for Bonnie Raitt

Banner Year for Bonnie Raitt

Oct 21, 2016

Bonnie Raitt 'Dig In Deep'2016 has been a year to remember for Bonnie Raitt, with the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer releasing her 20th album ‘Dig In Deep’ (Redwing Records) earlier this year and selling out tour dates in the U.S. and overseas. ‘Dig In Deep’ has sold over 155k units worldwide, debuting in the top #10 Billboard Album Sales, Blues Album, Americana/Folk Album, Digital Album Sales, Internet Album and Independent Album charts and was on the top #200 Sales Chart 26 weeks after release.

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This Day in Music October 18th

This Day in Music October 18th

Oct 18, 2016

In classical music news, on this day in 1752 Rousseau’s opera Le Devin du Village premiered. In 1855 Franz Liszt’s Prometheus premiered and in 1904 Gustav Mahler’s 5th symphony premiered in Cologne.

Chuck Berry was born in this day in 1926. Berry is the singer, songwriter and guitarist, who wrote the 1963 UK No. 6 single ‘Let It Rock’ plus many other classic songs. He also had surprise hit in 1972 with the UK and US No.1 single ‘My Ding A Ling’.

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This Day in Music History Sept 20th

This Day in Music History Sept 20th

Sep 20, 2016

September 20 was a big day in Beatles history:

In 1964, at the end of the North American tour, The Beatles played a Charity concert at the Paramount Theatre in New York City, the 3,682-member audience each paid $100 a ticket. You probably weren’t among that crowd but did you catch the Fab 4 this summer?

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1966 George Harrison went to India for his first visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.

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Jeff Dunham #TrueFanTrivia Contest!

Jeff Dunham #TrueFanTrivia Contest!

Aug 23, 2016

Jeff Dunham is coming to the Cape Cod Melody Tent on Thursday, September 1st with his new show “Perfectly Unbalanced”! Join us to laugh the night away, as he brings Peanut, Walter, Achmed and all of his characters to the stage.

Grumpy Walter is a relateable fan-favorite, with witty comments and plenty of complaints about life to keep the laughter rolling. See how well you know Walter, by picking out the quote that ISN’T his!

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#TrueFanTrivia Dan + Shay

#TrueFanTrivia Dan + Shay

Aug 18, 2016

Dan + Shay are coming to the Melody Tent on Friday, September 2! Tell us how #Obsessed you are with Dan + Shay … and be entered to win tickets to the show!

Write, paint, sing, create. Show and tell us why you’re the best Dan + Shay fan in town!

One lucky Grand Prize winner will win a 4-pack of tickets to the show and a $200 giftcard to Embargo for pre-show drinks &

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Make The Most of Summer: Explore Cape Cod

Make The Most of Summer: Explore Cape Cod

Aug 11, 2016

If you flipped the calendar to August and realized summer’s flying by – you’re not alone! Get out and make the most of summer – turn your “to do” list into action. Here’s some fun ideas to explore whether you’re a local resident, traveler coming through on vacation or looking for mini roadtrip to Cape Cod!

  • Hit the beach. It’s a classic, but we know some of you haven’t done it yet!

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Taste of the Brews

Taste of the Brews

Aug 5, 2016

The 3rd annual Melody Tent Brew Fest kicks off on August 20 – get a look of what’s in store!

August is well underway, which means summer will be over before you know it – kick back and relax, and enjoy a taste of the best beverages in town, at the Melody Tent Brew Fest on August 20th! Our Brew Fest is fun, friendly and perfect for enjoying a night out under the stars with friends or your significant other.

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