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Bleachers Debut Single “I Wanna Get Better” Hits #1 At Alt Radio

Bleachers’ debut hit single “I Wanna Get Better” hits #1* at Alt radio after only 20 weeks on the chart and is the #3 Greatest Gainer. Since its launch in February “I Wanna Get Better”has sold over 200 thousand singles …
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Curtis McMurtry Tours Behind Debut Record

Curtis McMurtry’s forthcoming Respectable Enemy plots (“Foxhole”) and prowls (“Eleanor’s House”) with singular focus. “I wanted to make an album about people treating the ones they loved as opponents and the really mean and competitive aspects of love,” the Austin native says. “It’s about conflict, really, and …
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The Lees of Memory Debut EP “Sisyphus Says” Out 9/16

Just a few weeks after SideOneDummy announced the pressing of Superdrag’s quintessential headphone album Head Trip In Every Key on vinyl for the first time ever, the Los Angeles-based independent label is happy to announce the signing of The Lees …
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Stream Cold World’s “How The Gods Chill” Now Via Noisey

Recorded by Will Yip (Studio 4) and Arthur Rizk (Salomon’s Gate) How The Gods Chill is a thirteen song amalgamation of Hip Hop character and Hardcore heart. Openers “Blind” and “The Real Deal” bounce and stomp akin to “Urban Discipline” …
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Erv Woolsey Management Company Expands Senior Staff and Artist Roster

Music industry veteran Erv Woolsey formed the Erv Woolsey Management Company in 1983 to spearhead the artist management career for the King of Country himself, George Strait. Over 30 years into his illustrious career, Woolsey is continuing to expand on …
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Nashville Sibling Americana Band The Carmonas’ Self-Titled Debut Full Length Releasing Tomorrow

Nobody—not even the most talented out there—ever said that it’s easy to get a career rolling in Music City. However, The Carmonas have managed to stake their claim in the legendary town, having wowed local crowds at the famed Bluebird …
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Josh Thompson Surprises Ill Fan with Personal Message

Country star Josh Thompson surprises ill fan with a personal message after noticing a comment on his Facebook page. Josh Thompson is certainly active on his social media platforms and his latest YouTube video proves just that! After noticing a …
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Old Roads The New Solo Project From Singer-Songwriter Nathan James Dohse Is A “Before” Snapshot

After a decade fronting desert dance rock band Fight the Quiet (Clear Channel’s Artist to Watch alongside Mumford & Sons and Neon Trees, FUSE TV’s Artist of the Month, with songs featured on MTV & VH1), Dohse knew it was …
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Eileen Rose Goes To ‘Boot Camp’ For New Be Many Gone

Time Magazine once compared Eileen Rose to Lucinda Williams, saying she “fuses country, honky-tonk and smoldering pop into something all her own.”  Similar reviews have come from Rolling Stone, Mojo, Uncut and TimeOut.  Rose has toured with Ryan Adams and …
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NPCA Names Country-Rock Songstress Doreen Taylor as New Ambassador

The National Parks Conservation Association has announced that award winning country recording artist Doreen Taylor will be the organization’s newest ‘Ambassador of the National Parks’ spreading the important message about connecting young people to America’s national parks heading into their …
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Paul McCartney to Present Suzahn Fiering ‘Honored Friend Award’

When it comes to success in the arts, Nashville singer/songwriter/educator Suzahn Fiering has done it all — performing on stages around the world, landing songs on popular TV shows, and working with legendary artists such as Vince Gill, Larry Gatlin, …
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Americana / Roots Duo Bradford Loomis and Beth Whitney Sign With MTS Management Group

MTS Management Group is happy to announce Americana/Roots artists, Bradford Loomis and Beth
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The Avett Brothers in Concert in Alpharetta, GA

The Avett Brothers made a stop on their tour at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park in Alpharetta, GA. They performed songs from their catalog, including their latest release Magpie and the Dandelion, for the gathered fans. Photographer Maryelle St. Clare was on hand to capture the evening in photos for Music News Nashville.
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Dolly Parton Moves Up The Official UK Chart Landing at Number 2

Even two weeks after Dolly Parton returned to America from Europe, where she performed to SOLD OUT shows, Dolly is making headlines with the continued growth in album sales of Blue Smoke – The Best Of.  In its seventh week …
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10 Ways To Ruin A Song

As Spinal Tap reminds us, it’s a fine line between stupid and clever. This is particularly true in the world of popular music, where one bad move can kill an otherwise great tune. Here’s a list of ways to sabotage your next song during the writing or recording process 1. Long intros — Ever heard the saying, “Don’t bore us; get to the chorus?” It’s POP music, not opera! You don’t need an overture. If your intro is longer than…
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Amy LaVere – Runaway’s Diary

Michigan native Amy LaVere has quickly became one of the most critically acclaimed artists on the musical landscape as of late – and with good reason. She sings and she writes from a place that is very much real – drawing on her own experiences for inspiration. In fact, several of these songs were drawn from the singer’s past, where she and a friend rode a bus from Detroit to Chicago. You can hear some…
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Katy Perry In Concert in Pittsburgh

For an artist with over 50 million Twitter followers, one may think Katy Perry’s arena show would be awash with fans donning her trademark neon wigs and elaborate garb. Perhaps reflecting the darker tone of the new album, the blue hairs (literally) were scattered sparingly amidst the 18,000 in attendance at Consol Energy Center Tuesday night. Regardless of their attire, fans were in for a two hour hyper-produced spectacle that was a combination broadway…
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O.A.R. and Phillip Phillips in Concert at Chastain Park in Atlanta

Sometimes, concerts aren’t just about the music. They are about the ambiance and the fun of hanging out with your friends and family. Chastain Park Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA., is a venue known for providing an enjoyable experience for concert goers by allowing patrons to carry in picnic baskets and other amenities to make an evening under the stars even more memorable. I’ve even seen people setting up tables as if they are in a restaurant with candles…
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Dale Watson – The Truckin’ Sessions

Dale Watson is one of those singers that is identifiable from the moment you first hear him sing. His music is for that audience that feels that Country Music has changed. In fact, if you were to ask Watson, he doesn’t even label himself as a “Country” performer anymore. Rather, he calls the style of music he does “Ameripolitan.” For his current project, Watson has assembled two of his previous discs -The Truckin…
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Introducing Alex Wiley

by John Principe Big man bucket-hat sporting rapper Alex Wiley has got some real talent. Hailing for Shicaagow (Chicago) this dude can spit. Backed by an independent label, Closed Sessions, in his hometown, Alex Wiley has caught the attention of many. Full disclosure, …
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