Author Archive: Lorie Hollabaugh

Hollabaugh, a staff writer at MusicRow magazine, has over 20 years of music business experience and has written for publications including American Profile, CMA Close Up, Nashville Arts And Entertainment, The Boot and Country Weekly. She has a Broadcast Journalism and Speech Communication degree from Texas Christian University, (go Horned Frogs), and welcomes your feedback or story ideas at [email protected]

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Dean Dillon Named BMI Icon At 61st Annual Awards

George Strait, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Lee Ann Womack all on hand to pay tribute to Dillon […]

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Brad Paisley, Little Big Town Victims of Children’s Cancer Hoax

Little Big Town, Mandisa, Kate Gosselin, Natalie Grant also fooled by story of a gravely ill child […]

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CMA Acknowledges International Achievements At Media Reception

Jeff Walker received the Jo Walker-Meador Award for global marketing efforts during the evening’s festivities […]

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Barns Named New Nielsen CEO

Barns succeeds David L. Calhoun as Calhoun becomes Executive Chairman of Nielsen’s Board of Directors […]

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MerleFest 2014 To Feature Alan Jackson, Ralph Stanley

More than 130 acts will perform on 13 stages during the popular four-day festival in April […]

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Eric Church Reveals New Album Artwork and Release Date

The Outsiders project was produced once again by Jay Joyce, and starting tomorrow, fans […]

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ASCAP Kicks Off 100-Year Birthday Celebration

Amy Grant, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley, Dave Haywood appear in new film Why We Create Music, on […]

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Artist Updates (11/4/13)

Dolly Parton • Kix Brooks and Craig Morgan • Austin Webb • Branch and Dean • Steven Curtis Chapman […]

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LifeNotes: Betsy Smittle

Garth Brooks’ half sister, Betsy Smittle, passed away Saturday in Oklahoma; services pending […]

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Darius Rucker Announces 15-City ‘True Believers’ Tour

Eli Young Band and David Nail to join him on tour, which kicks off Jan. 29 in Champaign, Ill […]

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Industry Ink (11/1/13)

Valory Music Co. • PaNASH Style adds Associate Stylist • Brynn Marie becomes CMHOF Friends and […]

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