Author Archive: Sarah Skates

Sarah Skates is Sr. News Editor of MusicRow Enterprises. Now in her tenth year with the company, she contributes to and the print magazine. She welcomes your inquiries to Please send press releases, photos, and news items to

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Spirit Music Nashville Signs Tim Montana

Spirit Music Nashville has signed artist/songwriter Tim Montana to an exclusive global publishing agreement [...]

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Change of Address: Average Joes, THIEL Audio, Go West Creative

Average Joes Entertainment has moved to a spacious villa near the Nashville Zoo [...]

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Show Dog Nashville Taps Chris Waters

Show Dog Nashville has appointed Chris Waters as Director of Southeast Regional Promotion [...]

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Weekly Register: Kacey Musgraves Crowned With No. 1 Debut

The country albums chart had noteworthy debuts by Canaan Smith and Kacey Musgraves this week [...]


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Publishing Ink: Major Bob/Tree Vibez, HoriPro/True Bearing, Warner/Chappell

Major Bob Music has announced a creative partnership with Tree Vibez Music, the publishing company recently [...]

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Big Loud Records To Launch With Pres. Clay Hunnicutt

Big Loud Mountain, the partnership between Craig Wiseman, Seth England, Joey Moi and Kevin “Chief” Zaruk [...]

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Black River Taps Tanya Welch

Black River Entertainment CEO Gordon Kerr announced today (June 29) the hiring of music industry [...]

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Round Hill Music Re-signs Wade Kirby

Round Hill Music has re-signed hit songwriter Wade Kirby to an exclusive global publishing agreement. Kirby is co-writer of current [...]

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Tanya Welch Departs Sony Music Nashville

Tanya B. Welch has exited Sony Music Nashville after two decades with the label group. She served as Sr. Director [...]

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Streamsounds’ Dakota Bradley Teams With American Red Cross Fire Mission

Streamsound Records’ singer/songwriter Dakota Bradley is partnering with the American Red Cross as Global Ambassador [...]

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Gretchen Peters, Shane McAnally, Jim Collins Play NaSHOF Benefit

The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame (NaSHOF) hosted its second Hits From The Hall show on Tuesday, June 23, at City Winery Nashville [...]

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