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Weekly Register: Post Holiday Slowdown

Week two of the new year offered few surprises for Music City sales and no debuts on […]

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Facebook Unveils Graph Search

Searches could include “friends of friends who live in Nashville and like country music” […]

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Weekly Register: The Start Of A New Horse Race

The CDs are in their digital and physical bins and there’s the bell, “We’re Off!!” Yes, it’s the start of another horse race, er, music sales year and Weekly Register remains at your side […]

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2012 Music Sales Recap: Country’s Cup Runneth Over

Each year—after the holiday cheer—comes the industry accounting. Time to congratulate the hot sellers of 2012, spot the trends and balance things like digital vs. physical, albums vs. tracks and performance by genre […]

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Weekly Register: Year End Edition—Country Rises 4.1%

Country album sales increased 4.1% this year, or by 1.77 million albums. Is that good? […]

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Weekly Register: It’s A Red Christmas!

As we prepare to delve into the mysteries behind the year’s biggest music sales week, let me […]

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Network TV Finales Crown Country Winners

‘X Factor’ Awards $5-million contract • ‘The Voice’ crowns winner from Team Blake […]

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Yamaha’s Nashville Headquarters Launches Label

This year, Chris Gero’s artist relations offices founded a new division called Yamaha Entertainment Group […]

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Weekly Register: Holiday Harmony, Chart Divide and Pope Wins

Am I the only journalist offended by the SoundScan/Billboard decision to categorize and chart music tracks by style, rather than by artist? Will no one challenge this behavior or at least ask for a detailed explanation—managers, labels, etc.? […]

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Digital Toolbox: Geolocation On The Rise

In a recent interview, Borman Entertainment’s Cameo Carlson discussed the growing trend […]

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Industry Ink (12/18/2012)

Americana’s John Fullbright signs co-pub • Ticket Summit Webinars • Kyle Park No. 1 in Texas

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