Author Archive: Jessica Nicholson

Jessica Nicholson is a staff writer with MusicRow Enterprises. Her previous music journalism experience includes work with Country Weekly magazine, TasteofCountry.com and Contemporary Christian Music (CCM) magazine. She holds a BBA degree in Music Business and Marketing from Belmont University. She welcomes your feedback at jnicholson@musicrow.com.

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CMA Announces International Award Winners

The Country Music Association recently revealed its recipients for an array of international [...]

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Lee Ann Womack Has ‘Trouble In Mind’ For Record Store Day

Lee Ann Womack will offer a limited edition 12″ vinyl release, titled Trouble In Mind, for [...]

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Gorley, Brown, Child Slated For ASCAP’s “I Create Music” Expo

ASCAP will welcome several top-shelf songwriters during its 2015 ASCAP “I Create Music” Expo, [...]

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Webster Public Relations Adds Three To Artist Roster

Webster Public Relations has signed three veteran performers to its roster for public [...]

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ACM’s Party For A Cause Festival Coming to CBS Television

The Academy of Country Music’s third annual Party For a Cause Festival, a two-day event slated [...]

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Belmont University, Sea Gayle Music, AIMP Celebrate Pipeline Project 4.0 Success

Sea Gayle Music Executive Vice President/General Manager and Executive Director of the Nashville Chapter [...]

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Zac Brown Band Reveals New Album, Tour Launch Set For Nashville

Zac Brown Band will preview music from the band’s forthcoming album Jekyll + Hyde this weekend, [...]

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Songwriter/Producer Luke Laird Renews with UMPG

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) Nashville has renewed its deal with Grammy-winning [...]

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Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell Set For Skyville Live

In January 2015, Skyville Live brought together Martina McBride, Gladys Knight, and Estelle for [...]

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Artist Updates: Tim McGraw, Lee Ann Womack, John King

Tim McGraw recently announced he will make his solo return to Nashville after six years with the [...]

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Industry Ink: Sandbox Entertainment, The Mastercasters, BBR Music Group

Management company Sandbox Entertainment has moved to a new location at 3810 Bedford Ave. [...]

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SESAC Names Seth Mosley as 2015 Christian Songwriter of the Year

Songwriter Seth Mosley was among those honored last night (March 3) as performing rights [...]

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Songwriter Equity Act To Get Second Introduction in Washington, D.C.

The Songwriter Equity Act (SEA), legislation that aims to change the process that sets royalty [...]

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Shania Twain Announces “Last Tour,” Includes Nashville Date

Shania Twain surely both excited and saddened fans with this morning’s announcement on [...]

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CMA Music Festival’s 2015 LP Field Lineup Announced

The 2015 CMA Music Festival’s main stage lineup for LP Field was announced this morning (March 4) [...]

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Brandy Clark, Vince Gill, Brandon Heath Slated for Tin Pan South

The Nashville Songwriters Association International’s 23rd Annual Tin Pan South [...]

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Kix Brooks Honored with Inaugural CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award

Kix Brooks is esteemed by country fans for his years of energetic live shows [...]

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Management Company Rock Ridge Music Adds To Artist Roster

Nashville-based country duo McKenzies Mill (composed of brothers Justin and Ryan Harris) has [...]

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Artist Updates: Carrie Underwood Welcomes Child, YouTube Music Awards, James Carothers

Plus news from Martin Guitar, Muscle Shoals’ Rick Hall, and RIP Kent Finlay [...]

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ASCAP Reports More Than $1 Billion in Revenues in 2014

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) reports revenues of more [...]

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