Archive for December, 2011

Galante Adds Sales Perspective To 2011 Performance

Industry veteran Joe Galante checked in with some astute comments regarding this morning’s sales article which attributed lagging 2011 country album sales to a weak release schedule. […]

Category: Featured, Label, Sales/Marketing, Weekend

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Industry Ink

News from the Country Music Hall of Fame, Gospel Music Association, ACM, Billy Block, Billboard, and the American Music Abroad program […]

Category: Artist, Featured, Organizations, Radio

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Recording Academy Announces Special Merit Honorees

As the industry prepares for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, The Recording Academy has announced the recipients of its Special Merit Awards […]

Category: Artist, Awards, Featured, Organizations

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Vevo Explores Expansion At Two-Year Mark

Music video site Vevo is attracting 57 million unique visitors per month […]

Category: Featured, Sales/Marketing

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Weak Release Schedule Blamed For Lagging Sales

The 2011 albums race is almost over, with scarcely two weeks remaining to be tallied. Are we going to fall behind last year? “Most assuredly.” The question is simply, “By how much?” […]


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20th Annual Tin Pan South Dates Revealed

Nashville is a songwriter’s town, and Nashville Songwriters Association International’s annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival is one of the art form’s finest celebrations […]

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Daily Flashes From The Past

In preparation for the Dec. 2011/Jan. 2012 retrospective print magazine hitting shelves, MusicRow staffers are resurrecting quotes from back issues […]

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TV Editor Terry Climer Passes

Television/video editor Terry Climer died at home on Sun., Dec. 18 […]

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Indiana Settles With Stage Collapse Victims

The victims of the Indiana State Fair tragedy are being compensated […]

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Snapshots (12/20/11)

Montgomery Gentry and WPOC • First ladies pitch to Black River • Cagle films at Billy Bob’s

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RIAA Issues Country Certifications

Honorees include Lady Antebellum, Eric Church, Brad Paisley/Carrie Underwood, and Taylor Swift […]

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