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Americana Master Class: YouTube, Spotify, BandPage

• September 19, 2014 •
Americana Master Class: YouTube, Spotify, BandPage

Sessions at the 2014 Americana Festival and Conference included a Master Class series [...]

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McGraw, Hill To Be Honored As 2014 Harmony Award Recipients

• September 19, 2014 •
McGraw, Hill To Be Honored As 2014 Harmony Award Recipients

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have been named as the recipients of the 2014 Harmony Award, presented [...]

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Garth Brooks Confirms Album Release Date

• September 19, 2014 •
Garth Brooks Confirms Album Release Date

Garth Brooks confirmed today (September 19) at a tour press conference in Atlanta, GA that [...]

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Bloss-Baum Named To SoundExchange Sr. Director Role

• September 19, 2014 •
Bloss-Baum Named To SoundExchange Sr. Director Role

SoundExchange has named Linda Bloss-Baum as Sr. Director of Industry Relations. She will [...]

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Industry Ink: The Agency Group, South X Sea, Makin’ Music

• September 19, 2014 •
Industry Ink: The Agency Group, South X Sea, Makin' Music

Restless Heart has signed with The Agency Group for live booking representation. [...]

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Artist Updates: “If Trees Could Sing,” Luke Bryan, Lee Ann Womack, Jim Ed Brown

• September 19, 2014 •
Artist Updates: "If Trees Could Sing," Luke Bryan, Lee Ann Womack, Jim Ed Brown

The Nature Conservatory, in partnership with Metro Parks Nashville, has launched “If Trees Could [...]

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Gold Village Entertainment Expands to Nashville

• September 19, 2014 •
Gold Village Entertainment Expands to Nashville

House of Blues Studios’ Gary Belz and Gold Village Entertainments’ Danny Goldberg have [...]

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Round Hill Music Launches Round Hill Records

• September 19, 2014 •
Round Hill Music Launches Round Hill Records

Round Hill Music has launched Round Hill Records, with an exclusive distribution deal with [...]

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BMI Royalties Reach All-Time High

• September 18, 2014 •
BMI Royalties Reach All-Time High

BMI reported that it had the highest revenues and royalty distributions in its history […]

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LifeNotes: Gospel’s Speer Family Member Passes

• September 18, 2014 •
LifeNotes: Gospel's Speer Family Member Passes

Gospel Music Hall of Fame member Mary Tom Speer Reid died Tuesday in Nashville at age [...]

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Industry Ink: Sam Hunt Goes Gold, Jason Isbell, SAE Nashville, Taryn Pray

• September 18, 2014 •
Industry Ink: Sam Hunt Goes Gold, Jason Isbell, SAE Nashville, Taryn Pray

MCA Nashville recording artist Sam Hunt was surprised during his album listening party Tuesday [...]

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Emily West Takes Second On ‘America’s Got Talent’

• September 18, 2014 •
Emily West Takes Second On 'America's Got Talent'

Emily West made it to the season nine finale of NBC-TV’s America’s Got Talent. Edged out [...]

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Man Convicted in 1989 Music Row Murder Dies

• September 18, 2014 •
Man Convicted in 1989 Music Row Murder Dies

Richard “Tony” D’Antonio, who was serving a life sentence at Lois DeBerry Special Needs Facility for the murder of [...]

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No. 1 Party: Lee Brice’s “I Don’t Dance”

• September 18, 2014 •
No. 1 Party: Lee Brice's "I Don't Dance"

A celebration was held at The Music City Tippler in Nashville for Lee Brice and co-writers Dallas [...]

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Arista Nashville Promotes Elliott to Director, National Promotion

• September 18, 2014 •
Arista Nashville Promotes Elliott to Director, National Promotion

Arista Nashville has promoted Andy Elliott to Director, National Promotion. Reporting [...]

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Apple’s Secret Project Aims To Sell Records

• September 18, 2014 •
Apple's Secret Project Aims To Sell Records

The Sept. 29 cover story for Time magazine reveals details about a new music file format [...]

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Kennedy’s Glennjoy Music Signs With Music Services, Inc.

• September 18, 2014 •
Kennedy's Glennjoy Music Signs With Music Services, Inc.

Glennjoy Music, a publishing company owned by songwriter-producer Gordon Kennedy, has signed an [...]

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LifeNotes: Grand Ole Opry’s George Hamilton IV Passes

• September 18, 2014 •
LifeNotes: Grand Ole Opry's George Hamilton IV Passes

Grand Ole Opry star George Hamilton IV, noted as an international popularizer of country music [...]

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Industry Pics: Jerrod Niemann, Jim Lauderdale, Hannah Dasher

• September 18, 2014 •
Industry Pics: Jerrod Niemann, Jim Lauderdale, Hannah Dasher

Friday (Sept. 12), Jerrod Niemann was presented with a plaque for the RIAA Platinum certification [...]

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Staff Changes, New Location for Patrick Joseph Music

• September 17, 2014 •
Staff Changes, New Location for Patrick Joseph Music

Pat Higdon’s Patrick Joseph Music has promoted Stevie Erickson to the role of Sr. Creative [...]

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