Home Music Music Country Lists

CMA Music Fest 2016: Rolling Stone Country’s Best Photos From Day One

Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett all pose for our cameras

Miranda Lambert at CMA Fest

Miranda Lambert poses backstage at Nissan Stadium at CMA Music Festival.

Joseph Llanes

CMA Music Festival kicked off in Nashville on Thursday, offering the thousands of fans gathered a chance to see some of the genre's biggest stars and most promising young artists. Joseph Llanes is the only photographer allowed in the backstage hallways of Nissan Stadium, where country music's biggest acts are performing. He brings us these exclusive photos from behind-the-scenes and from the front row.

Miranda Lambert at CMA Fest

Joseph Llanes

Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert told reporters that she'd have new music out by mid-summer during her press-conference appearance at CMA Music Festival. 

Show Comments