Author Archive: Sarah Skates

Sarah Skates has worked in the music business for more than a decade and is a longtime contributor to MusicRow.

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LifeNotes: Mike Kennedy, Longtime Drummer for George Strait, Dies In Car Crash

Michael Kennedy, the drummer for George Strait’s Ace in the Hole band for almost 30 years, died Friday […]

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Taylor Swift Salutes Nashville, Captivates Hometown Crowd On ‘Reputation Stadium Tour’

Since 2006, Taylor Swift has been captivating listeners with songs about love stories, but the […]

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Q&A: Stoney’s Founder Chris Lowden Talks Expanding Presence And Footprint

Stoney’s Rockin’ Country, the go-to country music venue in Las Vegas, has an ever-expanding […]

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Omaze Taps Susan Bank to Head Nashville Initiatives

Online fundraising platform Omaze has launched its new music division and tapped established […]

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AIMP Nashville Awards Showcase Indie Talent

Monday night’s AIMP Nashville Awards was a celebration of songs, songwriters and publishers […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Tony Brown Talks New Book ‘Elvis, Strait, To Jesus’

Tony Brown is releasing a new coffee table book featuring exclusive photographs and stories about […]

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Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Plot Summer Tour

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit have revealed their upcoming summer tour, with singer-songwriter […]

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Post-ACM Awards, Blake Shelton and Friends Party Into The Night

Following two performances during the 53rd Annual ACM Awards in Las Vegas, Blake Shelton […]

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ACM Awards Ratings Win Night For CBS

The Academy of Country Music Awards attracted 12.08 million television viewers on Sunday night […]

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Marty Stuart Sets Lineup For Annual Late Night Jam

Marty Stuart has revealed the lineup for his 2018 Late Night Jam. Joining him on June 6 at […]

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Diamond Rio Marks 20th Anniversary as Opry Members

Diamond Rio celebrated its 20th anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member on Friday night (April 13) […]

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