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Platoon – Africa Leader (UK, NG, SA)

Please note that this role is a 12 month contract and could be based in London, Nigeria or South Africa. As an Africa and Services Manager, you will need to possess an entrepreneurial ability to try new and different things with minimal direction. Overall, you will be challenged to push boundaries, come up with and […]

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Growth potential and attractive valuation make it a long-term investment Know the impact of COVID19 – The Greater Binghamton Business Journal

The Music Management Software market research report includes market segmentation and overlays on major market players, highlighting the favorable competitive landscape and trends prevailing over the years. This study provides information on the sales and revenue over the historical and forecasted period from 2021 to 2030. Understanding the segments helps to identify the importance of […]

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The music business is all about strategy and growth – Olayeni

Victor Olayeni, a renowned cult leader and recording artist who rose to prominence with a string of hits, says the music industry is all about growth and proper strategy and credit should be given to the powerful team behind such a craft. According to him, music promotion and sales are essential for all musicians, and […]

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Circus Records – Social Media and Community Coordinator (UK)

Circus Records – Job Offer (Final)Social Media and Community Coordinator Circus recordings and maximum boost managementLocation: Shoreditch and remoteSalary on application according to experience Founded in 2009 by dubstep heavyweights Flux Pavilion and Doctor P, Circus Records has established itself in 13 years as one of the world leaders in bass music. Circus releases the […]

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What has changed in the new Music Business

The music industry is constantly evolving, and so are we. Here is a list of how to keep up with current trends in the music industry. by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 No matter what generation you represent, there are general truisms about the music industry that can be misunderstood, underestimated, or simply ignored. Some […]

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Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK visits Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club for four historic performances June 14-15 | New

Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club Presents NEA Jazz Master, 14x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner & 34x-GRAMMY® Award Pianist & Composer HERBIE HANCOCK on June 14 & 15 to 7 and 9:30 p.m. Music icon Herbie Hancock joins Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule, which includes 7 NEA Jazz Masters, 33 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 32 Blues Music […]

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Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK visits Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club for four landmark performances June 14-15

Herbie Hancock at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club “I am thrilled to finally be able to make it to Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club,” Hancock said in a statement. “It’s extremely important to me that venues like Jimmy’s continue to exist around the world.” PORTSMOUTH, NH (PRWEB) May 25, 2022 Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK […]

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Handwritten letter will further complicate dispute over country music icon Billy Joe Shaver’s estate

WACO, TX (KWTX) – Country songwriting icon Billy Joe Shaver, the self-proclaimed “old lump of coal,” predicted in one of his most popular songs that “I’ll be a diamond someday.” It remains unclear if Shaver, an enduring follower of Texas music’s outlaw mystique, ever achieved the glowing “perfect pure blue” status he hoped for. However, […]

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Portugal The Man Covers Sublime’s Iconic Track “Santeria” For Amazon Music

Multi-platinum, GRAMMY Award-winning rock band Portugal Man has released a brand new Amazon Original cover of Sublime’s quintessential classic, “Santeria.” Featured on Amazon Music’s recently launched Alternative Hits playlist, the new cover finds Portugal the man Zoe Manville taking over the lead vocals for the track, which Portugal the Man turned into a laconic power […]

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Greek music icon Vaangelis dies | India is blooming

Los Angeles (Reuters) – Greek music composer Vangelis, known for creating iconic film themes for Chariots of Fire and Blade Runner, has died, media said on Friday. He was 79 years old. Paying tribute, Lord Puttnam, who produced the film Chariots of Fire, told the BBC that Vangelis had created “a new musical landscape”. American […]

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Massive Music – PARTNERSHIP SUPPORT SPECIALIST (NL)

We are MassiveMusic, the record agency for some of the world’s most famous brands. As a trusted partner, we provide everything a brand needs in music, voice and sound. Impactful strategies, sound brand identities and top-notch compositions – we create this and more through our fervent passion for music combined with craftsmanship and scientific research. […]

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Legendary music icon and Oscar-winning composer dies aged 79

Vangelis, the legendary Greek Oscar-winning composer and music icon, has died aged 79 Legendary Oscar-winning composer and world-renowned music icon Vangelis was confirmed by his representatives to have passed away today, Thursday May 19. No cause of death has been revealed for the 79-year-old Greek national, who is believed to have died in a French […]

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Music icon Rihanna gives birth to her first child with boyfriend A$AP Rocky as her gender is revealed

Rihanna has given birth to her and boyfriend A$AP Rocky’s first child. The star couple have become proud parents, to the delight of fans – according to the American site TMZ. The couple made the surprising announcement that Rihanna was expecting in January. Fans were thrilled with the news and desperate to find out as […]

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Made Music Studios – Director of Brand Partnerships (USA)

Director of Brand Partnerships / Reporting to the Executive Vice President, Partnerships and Global Brand Development In a word… / You have a passion for selling, building your network and achieving your goals. You are resourceful and use best practices to generate leads and nurture relationships with potential customers. You are comfortable customizing presentation materials […]

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Disney Original Documentary and Disney+ Announce Upcoming Feature Documentary About Music Icon, Global Legend and Hit Artist Elton John

BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney Original Documentary and Disney+ today announced the feature-length documentary GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD: ELTON JOHN’S FINAL PERFORMANCES AND THE YEARS THAT MADE HIS LEGEND. From Oscar-nominated RJ Cutler and filmmaker David Furnish, the documentary will serve as the official feature film on Elton John, consisting of never-before-seen concert footage of him over […]

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Concord – Paralegal, Business and Legal Affairs (UK)

Concord is the world’s leading independent developer, management and acquisition of sound recording, music publishing and theatrical performance rights. Concord has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Nashville, London, Berlin and Miami. CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING represents over 600,000 copyrighted works by the world’s most famous songwriters, composers and lyricists. Covering nearly two centuries of songs, […]

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Stones Throw – Marketing, Digital and Streaming Director (US)

TITLE: Marketing, Digital and Streaming Director COMPANY: Stones Throw RecordsLOCATION: Los Angeles, CaliforniaSALARY: CompetitiveCLOSING DATE: June 10 Stones Throw Records is seeking a full-time Marketing, Digital and Streaming Director. This role is based in our Los Angeles office. The position will lead the label’s direct relationships with DSPs, oversee the execution of digital and streaming […]

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Hospital Records – Legal & Business Affairs Manager (Maternity Cover) (UK)

Hospital Records is an independent label based in South London. Mainly releasing drums and bass, the label was launched in 1996 by Tony Colman and Chris Goss, and has grown in recent years to become one of the best-known labels in British dance music. The label is home to artists such as London Elektricity, Flava […]

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Music Industry Needs Tools to Obtain Services to Pay Rightsholders – Billboard

For memory is a Billboard Deputy Editorial Director Robert Levine’s column analyzing music industry news and trends. Last week at the annual Music Biz conference in Nashville, I heard about a company that has developed technology to instantly pay multiple creators shared royalties, either in traditional cash or cryptocurrency. Finally, artists will be able to […]

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Made Music – Music Producer (USA)

music producer / Reporting to the Creative LEAD of the BBMG team In a word… / You like good music and good sound: creating them, dissecting them, researching them. As a member of our creative team, you will produce iconic music and sound for our clients, which include many blue chip and Fortune 100 companies […]

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AR Rahman’s “The Musk” was screened at the event; the music icon shares photos of the premiere

Indian composer AR Rahman’s VR film Musk finally premiered at the 75th Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2022. The film was screened exclusively at Cannes XR in conjunction with the Marché du Film. The Cannes XR program of the Cannes Film Market is an event dedicated to immersive technologies and cinematic content. AR Rahman […]

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Mary J. Blige Gives God Credit for Winning Billboard Music Icon Award

Icon Award recipient Mary J. Blige delivers her acceptance speech live at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, May 15, 2022 | YouTube: Screenshot/NBC Grammy Award-winning singer Mary J. Blige received the Icon Award at the 2022 Billboard Awards on Sunday and thanked God for helping her channel the pain of her life into her music. […]

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Warp Records – Legal and Commercial Affairs Assistant (UK)

Warp Records – Legal and Commercial Affairs Assistant Warp Records is looking for a legal and commercial assistant to join its team in London. Warp Records is a leading independent label with offices in London, Sheffield, New York and Los Angeles. We work with multi-genre, groundbreaking and influential artists with global reach such as Aphex […]

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Country music ‘icon and legend’ Naomi Judd commemorated in Nashville

Ashley and Wynonna Judd. Photo: George Walker IV/The Tennessean/USA Today Network Naomi Judd’s extraordinary legacy was celebrated Sunday night at a moving memorial service at the Ryman Auditorium. Driving the news: Emmylou Harris, Brad Paisley and Little Big Town were on hand to perform. Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Bette Midler shared video messages. But […]

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Armada Music – Vacature Global Analytics & Insights Manager (NL)

Are you passionate about data and eager to dive into global streaming statistics? Can you translate data into marketing strategies, sales actions and decisions? Does dance music inspire you to work hard (and play hard)? Then you could be the chosen one. What are you going to do? As Armada Music’s new Global Analytics & […]

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‘Ear Up Incubation’ promotes new Hong Kong music, Business News

Five major prizes at the “Ear Up Music Festival” 13 new voices from Hong Kong that need to be heard HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – May 16, 2022 – Now in its fifth year, the ‘Ear Up Incubation’ music mentorship program hit another milestone for the local music industry when 14 Hong Kong-based […]

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Janet Jackson presents Mary J. Blige with Billboard Music’s Icon Award

Janet Jackson made a surprise appearance at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards to present Mary J. Blige with the Icon Award. A variety of artists – including Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott and HER – sent their congratulations to the groundbreaking R&B singer in a montage accompanying the segment. “Mary J. Blige represents truth. Her work has […]

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YouTube introduces a new YouTube Music icon in its main app

This new YouTube Music button appears in the upper right corner of the video window and is before the autoplay icon. Tap it to open the same song you’re listening to in the main YouTube app on YouTube Music. Youtube introduces a new way to play your lyrics videos in youtube music when you initially […]

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How the iPod saved the music industry

Perhaps the best thing was its intuitive interface with Apple’s iTunes music store, which allowed users to easily transfer content from PC to player. Its sci-fi aspects were underscored by its name, inspired by the one-man circular space pods used for repairs on the mothership in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. The “i” in […]

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BMG – Label Manager (AU)

Come as you are. As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all its forms. Equal opportunity is deeply rooted in our core value of fairness and we are committed to creating a truly inclusive work environment where everyone […]

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Hospital Records – Finance & Royalties Assistant (UK)

Hospital Records is an independent label based in South London, UK. Mainly releasing drums and bass, the label was launched in 1996 by Tony Colman and Chris Goss, and has grown in recent years to become one of the best-known labels in British dance music. The label is home to artists such as London Elektricity, […]

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Listen Up – American Press Officer (USA)

Press Officer (USA) Annual leave: 15 days PTOHours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)Location: Remote work / OfficeStart date: Immediate start date A LITTLE ABOUT US: Founded in 2009, Listen Up offers a bespoke range of bespoke radio, club, streaming, online and print promotion campaigns worldwide through our offices in Los Angeles and […]

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1107 Studios – Producer (UK/Remote)

1107 Studios is a Boutique Production Music library, founded in 2021, specializing in music for brands and broadcast. Work alongside some of the biggest global brands such as Unilever, L’Oreal, Hugo Boss, Visa, BBC, ITV and many more. We are looking for a Producer to join the award-winning production team at 1107 Studios – after […]

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Call for Applications: SAMRO Music Industry Scholarships in South Africa

Launched by SAMRO and Boston City Campus in 2021, the MBSLP aims to introduce musicians to the music business and help them better navigate the South African music industry. SAMRO will cover course fees, valued at R5,960, for 50 SAMRO members to successfully participate in the programme. The short course will help participants develop practical […]

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Call for Applications: SAMRO Scholarships in the Music Sector in South Africa

Launched by SAMRO and Boston City Campus in 2021, the MBSLP aims to introduce musicians to the music business and help them better navigate the South African music industry. SAMRO will cover course fees, valued at R5,960, for 50 SAMRO members to successfully participate in the programme. The short course will help participants develop practical […]

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Anjunabeats – Product Manager (UK)

Product Manager – Anjunabeats Band involved (Anjunabeats & Anjunadeep)Location: Bermondsey, London, UK (we only accept UK-based applicants for this position)Salary on request, depending on experience With a storied 20-year history, Anjunabeats remains one of the world’s most beloved independent dance labels. We seek to grow our product management division, working with some of the most […]

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The Music Industry Turns Into Groundhog Day: The Honest Broker

A new report is out today on the state of contemporary music. But the only novelty is the report. When it comes to consumers’ favorite music, old songs win all the battles. “The more things change,” the study authors admit, “the more they seem to stay the same.” I first covered this alarming trend when […]

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Universal Music Group – Manager, CRM (USA)

We are UMG, Universal Music Group. We are the world leader in music. In everything we do, we bet on art, innovation and entrepreneurship. We own and operate a wide range of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising and audiovisual content in over 60 countries. We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, […]

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Universal Music Group – Senior Manager, CRM (US)

We are UMG, Universal Music Group. We are the world leader in music. In everything we do, we bet on art, innovation and entrepreneurship. We own and operate a wide range of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising and audiovisual content in over 60 countries. We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, […]

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Reservoir and PopArabia acquire Egyptian label 100COPIES

Reservoir Media, headquartered in New York, has secured two new deals in Egypt in collaboration with PopArabia, a music publisher and independent music company based in the Middle East and North Africa. Reservoir and PopArabia acquired Egyptian label 100COPIES and also formed a joint venture with the company to sign and develop Egyptian talent. Separately, […]

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Country Music Icon Announces New Tour; An upcoming date in CNY

With all of these amazing country artists coming to central New York this year, why not add another to your list. Country Thunder USA to Florence, Arizona – Day 3Rick Diamond Craig Morgan is hitting the road and going on tour this fall. It partners with Operation Finally Home to launch the “God, Family, Country […]

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Country music icon and Texas legend Mickey Gilley dies at 86

A Texas country music icon has died. Mickey Gilley, the artist whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family on May 7, according to Pasadena Mayor Jeff Wagner. He was 86 years old. Born in 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to a famous family that included iconic cousins ​​Jerry Lee Lewis and […]

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Friends remember country music icon Mickey Gilley

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – Country music icon Mickey Gilley was more than a hitmaker. He played a vital role in bringing the style of country music to a wider audience than ever before. Gilley died this weekend at age 86. Now Gilley’s friends are talking about how he made that impact. Many downtown visitors have […]

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Country music icon and ‘Urban Cowboy’ inspiration Mickey Gilley dies at 86

Mickey Gilley – the country music star who “brought the world to Pasadena”, Texas – has died aged 86. Gilley had just come off the road, “his favorite place, having played 10 shows in April”, according to his publicist. “He passed away peacefully with his family and close friends by his side,” a statement read. […]

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OUTLOOK: Country music icon Patsy Cline comes to life at the Parkside Playhouse Theater – The Vicksburg Post

Letter writing has become a dying art, with email and text messaging becoming the preferred means of communication. That wasn’t the case, however, in 1961 when country music icon Patsy Cline began exchanging letters with a woman she met at a Texas bar. Cline and Louise Seger, who was a fan, became friends after the […]

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Country music icon and Gilley co-founder Mickey Gilley has died

A country music icon has passed away. Mickey Gilley, the singer-songwriter whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family, according to Pasadena Mayor Jeff Wagner. He was 86 years old. Born in 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to a famous family that included iconic cousins ​​Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart, Gilley […]

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Country music icon and local legend Mickey Gilley has died aged 86

A local country music icon has passed away. Mickey Gilley, the artist whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family, according to Pasadena Mayor Jeff Wagner. He was 86 years old. Born in 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to a famous family that included iconic cousins ​​Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart, […]

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Country music icon Mickey Gilley dies at 86

05-07-2022 Photo courtesy 2911 Media (2911 Media) Country music hitmaker and Academy of Country Music Award winner Mickey Gilley has died at age 86 in Branson, Mo., following a recent hospitalization. Born in Natchez, Mississippi, Gilley was exposed to music at an early age and pursued a career in music following in the footsteps of […]

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“Beautiful Scars” unpacks the discovery of his identity by a music icon

In 2014, at age 53, Tom Wilson, a singer-songwriter from Hamilton, Ontario with a stack of gold records and stories galore, discovered by chance that he had been adopted. Shortly after, he learns that his biological parents are Mohawks from the community of Kahnawake, just outside of Montreal. For legions of fans familiar with Wilson’s […]

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Is TikTok (or ByteDance) slowly turning into a record label?

Whenever the idea of ​​TikTok becoming a record label is floated in music industry circles, the suggestion is usually shot down. But the evidence is mounting that such a description could one day fit. In March, TikTok launched its own distribution service. Dubbed ‘SoundOn’, it allows artists to upload their music to TikTok, RESSO and […]

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Music icon Stevie Wonder endorses Eric Strong for LA County Sheriff

Former Mayor of Lancaster, Bishop Henry Hearns, Lt. Eric Strong and Stevie Wonder. (Photo by AJ Calloway.) Lt. Eric Strong’s Campaign for Sheriff held a fundraiser with Stevie Wonder this week. The event took place at glamorous Santa Monica restaurant La Conde, which promotes gold-leaf plated Wagyu steaks and mixology concoctions served in IV bags […]

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Universal Music Group’s revenue hit $2.46 billion in the first quarter of 2022

Universal Music Group has released its financial results for the first quarter of 2022. Across all of its divisions (including recorded music, publishing and more), the world’s largest music rights holder recorded revenue in the three months to the end of March from 2.199 billion euros ($2.46 billion). This increased 16.5% year-on-year at constant currency, […]

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Spotify has just entered the metaverse, with an official launch on Roblox

Spotify officially launches a virtual presence on the Roblox children’s gaming platform. In doing so, the company says it becomes the first music streaming brand to have a presence on Roblox, with the launch marking its entry into the metaverse business. Spotify’s presence on Roblox is called ‘Spotify Island‘. The company explains that through this […]

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Maren Morris didn’t realize Dolly Parton was a country music icon at first

When Maren Morris think of the pop culture that shaped it, the first thing that comes to mind is Steel Magnolias. The beloved 1989 film sticks with the “Circles Around This Town” singer because her mother is a hairdresser, she recently explained. Steel Magnolias tells of “a young beautician, newly arrived in small town Louisiana, […]

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Country music icon Vince Gill announces Ryman Auditorium residency for the venue’s 130th anniversary, with special guest Wendy Moten

Vince Gill admires Roy Acuff’s violin. (Country Music Hall of Fame Museum) NASHVILLE (CelebrityAccess) – The landmark and historic Ryman Auditorium has announced a four-night residency featuring the Grammy Award-winning Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill with special guest Wendy Moten. The residence will help the […]

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Radio legend Karl Shannon remembers his friend and country music icon Naomi Judd

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – It’s a voice you recognize before you see its face. “I met The Judds in the early ’80s after they had their first hit, ‘Mama He’s Crazy’. And both of us from Kentucky, we just struck up a friendship,” said Karl Shannon of Hank 105 ,5. With nearly 50 years in […]