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Weekly Chart Report (4/25/14)

• April 25, 2014 •
Weekly Chart Report (4/25/14)

Sara Evans’ journey to the top has steered her to No. 1 with “Slow Me Down” [...]

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New GM, FOH Manager for Listening Room Cafe

• April 24, 2014 •
New GM, FOH Manager for Listening Room Cafe

The Listening Room Cafe has added General Manager Dusty Barker and Front of House [...]

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Writer’s Den Adds Creative Director

• April 24, 2014 •
Writer's Den Adds Creative Director

Feldman will work closely with The Writer’s Den staff writers to set up co-writes, evaluate songs, [...]

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‘Nashville’ Concert Special Airs on ABC

• April 24, 2014 •
'Nashville' Concert Special Airs on ABC

Nashville: On The Record, a music special featuring the cast of the television series, aired [...]

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Cole Swindell’s “Chillin’ It” Gets Gold and Platinum Certs

• April 24, 2014 •
Cole Swindell's "Chillin' It" Gets Gold and Platinum Certs

The song was certified Platinum before Swindell and his team found time to celebrate the [...]

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Publishing News: Capitol CMG, Demolition Music Publishing

• April 24, 2014 •
Publishing News: Capitol CMG, Demolition Music Publishing

Capitol CMG writers round at Soulshine • New publishing company Demolition signs Searan, Eustice [...]

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Average Joes Gains Stake in Mega Truck Series

• April 24, 2014 •
Average Joes Gains Stake in Mega Truck Series

The series will launch its third season this weekend at Bama Jam Farms in Enterprise, Ala. [...]

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Carrie Underwood Featured in ‘TIME 100′ List

• April 24, 2014 •
Carrie Underwood Featured in 'TIME 100' List

Underwood named to TIME 100 list, an annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world [...]

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Columbia Nashville Signs Steven Lee Olsen

• April 24, 2014 •
Columbia Nashville Signs Steven Lee Olsen

The Canada native is currently working on his debut album for the label. Olsen has penned songs [...]

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On The Cover – Jerrod Niemann (April/May 2014)

• April 24, 2014 •
On The Cover - Jerrod Niemann (April/May 2014)

“On my first two albums, I tried to cover all the music I enjoy,” says Jerrod Niemann. “This time [...]

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CMHoF To Welcome Kenny Rogers Exhibit

• April 24, 2014 •
CMHoF To Welcome Kenny Rogers Exhibit

On the heels of announcing a new Miranda Lambert exhibit, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum [...]

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Industry Ink (4/24/14)

• April 24, 2014 •
Industry Ink (4/24/14)

UMPG’s Spring Break concert • Americana Music Association • CMT casting call • SOLID crawfish boil [...]

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Live Nation Taps Rakov For Chief Strategy Officer Role

• April 23, 2014 •
Live Nation Taps Rakov For Chief Strategy Officer Role

Rakov previously worked as Live Nation’s president of revenue management; in this role he launched [...]

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MTV VMAs Move To The Forum

• April 23, 2014 •
MTV VMAs Move To The Forum

Awards show leaves Brooklyn and moves to the west coast [...]

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MusicRowPics: Small Town Pistols

• April 23, 2014 •
MusicRowPics: Small Town Pistols

Tyler and Amanda Wilkinson, of brother-sister duo Small Town Pistols, sampled tunes from their [...]

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Miranda Lambert Exhibit To Open at CMHoF

• April 23, 2014 •
Miranda Lambert Exhibit To Open at CMHoF

Opening weekend activities will include a songwriter session featuring Ashley Monroe, a family [...]

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Grand Ole Opry Reveals CMA Music Fest Week Lineup

• April 23, 2014 •
Grand Ole Opry Reveals CMA Music Fest Week Lineup

Carrie Underwood, Josh Turner, the Oak Ridge Boys, Terri Clark, Jennifer Nettles, Charlie Worsham [...]

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Nashville’s Live On The Green Slated To Begin Aug. 14

• April 23, 2014 •
Nashville's Live On The Green Slated To Begin Aug. 14

The free music series Live On The Green will launch its 2014 season with three consecutive Thursdays [...]

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Warner/Chappell Music Signs Co-Pub Deal With Joyce

• April 23, 2014 •
Warner/Chappell Music Signs Co-Pub Deal With Joyce

Joyce launches publishing company Neon Cross, adds Melissa Spillman as Director of Publishing [...]

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Opry Star David “Stringbean” Akeman’s Killer Up For Parole

• April 23, 2014 •
Opry Star David "Stringbean" Akeman's Killer Up For Parole

Brown and his cousin, Doug Marvin Brown, attacked and killed Akeman and his wife on the evening of [...]

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DISClaimer: Using Country’s Not-So-Secret Weapon

• April 23, 2014 •
DISClaimer: Using Country's Not-So-Secret Weapon

Faced with a uniformly good smorgasbord of flavors, I’m falling back on songwriting quality as [..
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Weekly Register: Spring Break In Sales Land

• April 23, 2014 •
Weekly Register: Spring Break In Sales Land

Word Label Group’s Needtobreathe brought a breath of life with its debut of Rivers In The Waste
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In Photos: Country Music Hall of Fame Class of 2014

• April 23, 2014 •
In Photos: Country Music Hall of Fame Class of 2014

Cochran will be inducted in the rotating “Songwriter” category, while Milsap will join in the [...]

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Jerrod Niemann Celebrates Gold Single

• April 23, 2014 •
Jerrod Niemann Celebrates Gold Single

Sea Gayle Records/Arista Nashville artist Jerrod Niemann dropped by the Sony Nashville office this [...]

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