Aug. 5 TV Picks: ‘CMA Music Festival’ on ABC
TV picks for Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, include “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” on ABC, “Drunk History” on Comedy Central and “Perception” on TNT.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock’
Filmed earlier this summer in Nashville, this special features musical highlights from the festival, including performances from Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Hunter Hayes, Brad Paisley, The Band Perry, Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood. Little Big Town hosts. 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Tuesday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Atlanta Braves at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Food Fighters,” 8 p.m. (NBC): A stay-at-home mom competes against culinary professionals — including chef G. Garvin.
“Nick News with Linda Ellerbee,” 8 p.m. (Nickelodeon): Deaf children discuss their lives.
“Next Great Baker,” 9 p.m. (TLC): The bakers have to create gravity-defying cakes that will head to the “Rachael Ray Show.”
“Drunk History,” 10 p.m. (Comedy Central): Orson Welles’ “Citizen Kane” upsets William Randolph Hearst; animator Ub Iwerks helps Walt Disney create Mickey Mouse; Nancy Reagan persuades her husband Ronald to enter politics.
“Perception,” 10:01 p.m. (TNT): When an FBI agent is found dead, Pierce must face the one case he was never able to solve; Pierce agrees to help Moretti against the wishes of his therapist.
The New York Times