Brad Paisley’s Virtual Reality World Tour 2012 kicked off last night with a sold-out show in Grand Rapids, MI. Special guests on the tour are CMA New Artist of the Year The Band Perry and 2011 American Idol Winner Scotty McCreery. The tour continues with shows this evening in Milwaukee, WI and tomorrow in Minneapolis, MN. All shows this weekend are sold-out.
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ASCAP Nashville has developed a program that puts the emphasis on getting the best of Nashville’s unsigned writers in front of the city’s vibrant publishing community. Now in its second year, ASCAP’s GPS Project stands for Guidance from Publishers for Songwriters. Twelve writers are paired with twelve publishers for one meeting a month, along with a follow-up meeting to help develop the writer and solidify the relationship. The 2012 GPS Project kicked off in January and will continue with events taking place through the end of the year.