Paisley goes on line with Letterman
Monday, October 25, 2010
– Brad Paisley will perform on Live On Letterman, a music webcast series, on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. eastern.
The 45-minute concert will stream live from the Ed Sullivan Theatre online and on-demand at http://www.cbs.com/late_night/liveonletterman/. The gig will also be available through CBS properties and the VEVO platform, including live streaming on VEVO's mobile app. Fans can access the show via
Broadcasts on select CBS RADIO stations throughout the country
Live and on-demand availability through CBS Television Stations websites, TV.com and ETonline.com
Promotion on Last.fm and mp3.com
Paisley also will appear on Late Night With Letterman that same night. He will be on Good Morning America on ABC on Nov. 4, The 44th Annual CMA Awards as co-host and performer on Nov. 10 on ABC and CMA Country Christmas on Nov. 29 on ABC.
Paisley's double-disc "Hits Alive" drops Nov. 2 and includes 24 tracks comprised of live performances from his H2O World Tour and hit studio favorites.
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