The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame and the Tex Ritter Museum will be holding a country music audition for the John Ritter Tribute Showcase. Live try outs are June 22, 2019 at the museum at 310 W. Panola Street in Carthage, Texas. Perform in front of celebrity judges and industry experts, some of them from Nashville. The Showcase is named after John Ritter, Tex Ritter’s actor son, because the family wanted to do something to help young people get started in the business.
Amateur country musicians only can participate. Tryouts are first come, first served. Registration forms are available at https://www.tcmhof.com/showcase. Solo acts only. Registration ends at 12:00 pm the day of the auditions. Contestants must supply their own back-up music. Thirty contestants will be chosen to compete at the finals during the annual Classic Country Music Festival in Carthage, Tex.
The winner will represent the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame next year at various concerts and special events and receive a $1,000 cash prize. This is your chance country music singers! Don’t miss this opportunity to get started in the country music industry.
The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame was initiated in 1998 to celebrate the contributions of Texans to the country music profession. The project highlights those individuals, living or dead, who are recognized nationally as outstanding in their field. See the amazing collection that’s on display in an impressive 13,000 square foot facility. Find classic cassette tapes, shirts, CDs, and more at the gift shop. Host an event in there space for a unique experience. Don’t forget to visit their statues and sculptures scattered across Carthage. To learn more, visit website. For more information about the annual Classic Country Music Festival, click here. Don’t miss out on this chance to do a country music audition!