On June 11-14 2009, over 200,000 people will be attending the Country Music Association’s Music Festival in Nashville, Tennessee. For the first time in the history of the Music Festival, Microsoft is will have a significant presence at the event. The CMA is interested in aligning technology and country music cultures so the CMA and Microsoft have embarked on a number of initiatives designed to drive buzz and excitement around the digital lifestyle and country music and Microsoft will be showcasing technology such as Silverlight with Deep Zoom technology and Microsoft Tag.
Here’s a rundown on what you can find if you’re fixin’ to be at the CMA Festival next week:
“Be this Close” Silverlight Deep zoom online game
“Where Am I” – Microsoft Tag
Cell Journalists Online Photo Shared Experience” – Windows Mobile
Microsoft Booth and E-Mail Kiosk Featuring Internet Explorer 8 and Microsoft Surface and Meet Some Stars!
And if you’re not planning to be there because the Sheriff won’t let you leave your county or because your Maa said “no” then you can check it out online.