Iconic company investigated for illegal importation of Madagascar wood -- Updated with statement from Gibson
Nov 17, 2009 1:59 PM
Also: Album sales holding their own, Opry tests MySpace stream and Chesney on the big screen [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Nov 15, 2009 10:43 AM
Music sponsorship and fulfillment agency MAC Presents has been given Billboard's 2009 Concert Marketing & Promotion Award for its work in bringing together Keith Urban and KC Masterpiece/Kingsford.
“It’s an honor to be recognized within the music industry,” states Marcie Allen, President of MAC Presents. “Winning the Concert Marketing & Promotion Award is a testament to the authenticity of this partnership and the value that it brings to the artist, the brands, and the consumer.”The other six finalists for this year's award were for tour deals involving Rascal Flatts, Blink-182, Britney Spears and Nickelback as well as two festivals, the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival and the Virgin Mobile Freefest.
Nov 9, 2009 9:08 AM
Longtime artist manager Howard Fields has teamed with music publisher Everett Zinn, who was part of some of George Strait's early career, and Montana businesswoman Dorris McMurry to launch McMurry Entertainment Group. The trio says they're close to announcing an artist and distribution partner.
Nov 6, 2009 7:31 AM
After barely a year in business, Carolwood Records has shut its doors. The label, launched as a way to build a "consistent product flow," will move its artists and several key execs to sister company Lyric Street. Well, 'move' might be too strong a word; the Disney-owned labels share office space at 12th and Demonbreun.
Nov 3, 2009 1:10 PM
Also: Look for less lavishness during party season and Warner Music planning NASCAR ride [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Nov 1, 2009 9:41 PM
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