Author Archives: Dan Harr

World’s First Caribbean Music Conference to be in Martinique

From Oct. 3-5 the first edition of the Caribbean Islands Music Exposition (CARIMEX) will take place in Le Lamentin, Martinique. It will be the first time a Caribbean Music Salon is organized in the region and being sponsored by the …
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Johnny Orr Featured On Inside Music Row Now Through Sunday

JOHNNY ORR is featured on INSIDE MUSIC ROW now through Sunday in an episode that highlights three songs (“You Can’t Hide Love,” “We’ll Get By (The Autism Song)” and “Down South”) from his debut  EP, DOWN SOUTH.   The amped-up interview …
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Billboard to World Premiere LiveWire Video for “Drivin’ You Outta My Mind”

Country group, LiveWire, releases the video today for their current single, “Drivin’ You Outta My Mind.” Billboard.com is hosting the world premiere of the video at this link. The video was filmed, produced and directed by the team of noted Nashville …
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King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard To Re-issue “Float Along – Fill Your Lungs/Oddments” on Double Gatefold LP

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard crank up
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Stryper Continue To Spread Their Musical Message with New Live CD and DVD

Stryper is back with their latest release, a live CD/DVD combination called Live At The Whisky. The live recording will be available on September 23rd via Frontiers Records and is a must have for any fan. The concert was recorded …
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Clutch Release “Summer Sound Attack” 10-Song Compilation

Renowned American rock group CLUTCH have released SUMMER SOUND ATTACK–a 10-song compilation of their most popular songs for streaming and download on iTunes this week via their label Weathermaker Music. SUMMER SOUND ATTACK includes “Electric Worry,” “The Regulator,” “50,000 Unstoppable Watts,” “Earth …
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CMT World Premieres Debut Video and Single of Stoney LaRue’s “First One To Know” July 24

Stoney LaRue’s debut single and video “First One To Know” from his forthcoming eOne release, Aviator, will world premiere on CMT Pure, Edge and cmt.com and various other CMT outlets on Thursday, July 24th at 9:00 am EST.  Additionally, the …
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Topshelf Records Releasing Latest Full-Length From Japan’s LITE on Vinyl on Sept 9

Topshelf Records will release “Installation”, the most recent full-length from Japan’s LITE on vinyl on September 9th. The band will make an appearance in the U.S. with a supporting stint on Mike Watt’s upcoming fall tour. See dates below. Check out the …
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Newcomer Nate Green Makes Waves With Debut Single And Video “Wild and Free”

Newcomer Nate Green is garnering media attention after releasing his debut single “Wild and Free.” Combining edgy country lyrics with sharp pop elements, the single has a unique sound reflective of the talent’s artistic styling. A music video was created …
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Jo Dee Messina Continues To Win Over Fans On Tour In Support Of Fifth Album ME

Multi-Platinum selling country superstar Jo Dee Messina is currently touring in support of her new album ME and just wrapped up another successful week. The week included two sold out shows in Albany, Oregon and Warsaw, Indiana, where Jo Dee …
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Ralph Stanley Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Trailblazing musician Ralph Stanley has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in a class that also includes actor and director Al Pacino, novelists John Irving and Annie Proulx, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer, former …
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“Weird Al” Yankovic Enters Billboard Top 200 at #1 With Mandatory Fun

Multi-Grammy Award winner “Weird Al” Yankovic’s 14th studio album, Mandatory Fun, debuts at #1 on the Billboard Top 200, Digital Albums and Comedy charts, selling just under 104,000 units in its first week. This marks a personal first week sales …
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Chuck Wagon Gang Joins New Haven Records Roster

New Haven Records, home to such award-winning gospel artists as Gold City, Gordon Mote and Chicago Mass Choir, is proud to announce the signing of the legendary Chuck Wagon Gang. New Haven Records president Ken Harding states, “The Chuck Wagon …
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Death Valley Girls Premiere ‘Electric High’ On Brooklyn Vegan

Not much is known about Death Valley Girls. It’s part of their allure, shrouded in mysterious overtones and a ghoulish blend of bluesy psychedelia and ’60s garage fuzz. Death Valley Girls are proto-punks of the modern age; so raw that their sound seems …
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Ray Stevens Packs House at Country Music Hall of Fame® Songwriter Session

Throngs of fans were turned away when comedy and country music icon RAY STEVENS packed the house with a sold-out crowd at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s Ford Theater this past Saturday, July 19, in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Stevens’ illustrious career, songwriter credits and …
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New Model Army To Release New 2CD “Between Wine And Blood” On September 16

New Model Army will release their new album Between Wine And Blood on September 16th, 2014 on earMUSIC / Eagle Rock Entertainment as a 2CD set. [MSRP $17.98] Between Wine And Blood is both a brand new studio mini-album of …
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HFA Facilitates Publisher Outreach for Music Recording Platform Pure Solo

HFA, the music industry’s foremost provider of rights management services, has been retained by Pure Solo, Ltd. to facilitate its direct licensing efforts. HFA will tap into its deep ties to the music publishing community to offer Pure Solo’s direct licensing …
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Expire Finishes Up U.S. Tour as European Dates Start July 26th

Expire will be playing two more shows in the States and closing out their run on the Life & Death Tour (which canvassed the U.S.A. with Backtrack, Harm’s Way, Suburban Scum & others) – including a stop at This Is …
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Paul Sikes Sets Second Album and Today Show Appearance

Versatile singer, songwriter, musician and producer Paul Sikes is set to release his second cd, Out of the Mud, on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 and will highlight the release week with his second performance on the “Today Show” two days later. Produced …
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Chelsea Bain Takes A Break with Her Horse Barbie

Singer / songwriter Chelsea Bain took a break from working on her upcoming album with award-winning producer Michael Knox last week to train with her horse Barbie. In addition to her successful recording and touring career, Chelsea has earned over 10 National and …
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