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Justin Moore Plans Hurricane Relief Concert

Proceeds from the event will benefit Moore’s friend and publicist Carly Caramanna and the Jersey Shore Relief Fund [...]

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MusicRow No. 1 Song

Some guys will do just about anything to win a woman’s affection. Just ask Greg Bates, whose “Did It For the Girl” is the MusicRow Chart’s No. 1 song [...]

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Top Digital Companies Form Strategic Partnership

Five digital music leaders have combined forces to become a sort of music biz Voltron, which established artists can take into battle every day [...]

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CMA Adds New Team Members

The Country Music Association has hired new employees in Market Research and Partnerships [...]

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Music Organizations and Retailers Launch Digital Music Guide

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and NARM, along with its digital initiative digitalmusic.org, have launched the “Why Music Matters” website [...]

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Old Crow Medicine Show Launches Tour

Plus sold-out Ryman Auditorium show on New Year’s Eve [...]

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Shania Shuts Down the Vegas Strip

Shania Twain makes a grand entrance in Las Vegas to promote her new show at Caesars Palace [...]

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Filmworkers Adds New Team Members

Filmworkers adds new executive producer and producer at Nashville facility [...]

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‘Ghost Brothers of Darkland County’ Features Roots Music Favorites

An all-star lineup of musicians and actors has teamed up for ‘Ghost Brothers of Darkland County,’ a “Southern gothic supernatural musical” created by Stephen King, John Mellencamp and T Bone Burnett [...]

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Internet Radio Fairness Showdown Heats Up

The musicFIRST Coalition and SoundExchange have released an open letter opposing the Internet Radio Fairness Act backed by Pandora and numerous other online radio outlets [...]

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Big Machine to Release ‘Nashville’ Soundtrack in December

The collection features new music performed by the cast including Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Clare Bowen, and Sam Palladio [...]

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