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]

rss feed

Artist Updates (11/4/13)

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

Category: Artist, Featured

View Post

LifeNotes: Betsy Smittle

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

Category: Featured, Obituary

View Post

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 […]

Category: Artist, Featured, Touring

View Post

Industry Ink (11/1/13)

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

Category: Featured, Label

View Post

Rock ‘N’ Roll Fantasy Camp Goes Country Week of ACMs

Event will take place week before 49th Annual ACM Awards and conclude with a Wynonna concert […]

Category: Artist, Featured

View Post

PBS To Spotlight Americana Music In November

Date for upcoming 15th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference set for Sept. 17-21 […]

Category: Artist, Awards, Featured

View Post

Luke Bryan Among American Music Awards Performers

Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis also announced as performers on the show […]

Category: Artist, Awards, Featured

View Post

CMA Offers Virtual Awards Experience With CMA 360

Virtual backstage pass allows access to red carpet, backstage, control room and press room […]

Category: Artist, Awards, Featured, Organizations

View Post

Mandy Barnett Goes Back Into Vault For Don Gibson Tribute CD

Album coincides with 10th anniversary of Gibson’s passing Nov. 17, features Alison Krauss on backing vocals […]

Category: Artist, Featured

View Post

Suzy Bogguss’ ‘Lucky’ Mines Haggard Gems

Suzy Bogguss named her very first CD, 1989’s Somewhere Between, after an early Haggard song […]

Category: Artist, Featured

View Post

Superstar Lineups Abound On 2014 Festivals

Bayou Country Superfest Celebrates 5th Anniversary, Taste of Country Welcomes Dierks and Brantley […]

Category: Artist, Featured

View Post