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Industry Ink (7/12/12)

Josh Turner surprised on Good Morning America • BuzzMedia acquires Spin • KCA inks Crowell • Strange Arrange competition remixes the hits

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Weekly Register: Is The Mighty MP3 Rebalancing Radio Power?

Country music’s marketing and sales universe is rapidly evolving. Fast-moving digital influences are sending shock waves across tried and true methods—sometimes causing surprises, and sometimes confirming ultimate truths. […]

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Weekly Register: Mid-Year Country Stats Shine

Sales from January to June are behind us, so it’s time to study. Six months does not make a year, and so we’re looking here for trends and big picture results […]

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Weekly Register: Predicting An Up Year For Country

Happy 4th of July sales fans and welcome to this week’s half-year 2012 edition of the Weekly Register. Yes, we have passed the halfway mark for 2012 which makes the moment ripe for comparison and prognostication […]

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Moore Partners with Cabela’s

Cabela’s, outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, has announced a multi-year endorsement and sponsorship of Valory Music Co. recording artist Justin Moore […]

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Underwood’s “Blown Away” Promoted with New App

Sony Music Nashville partnered with augmented reality platform leader, Aurasma to launch a […]

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Weekly Register: Chesney, Luke and The Search For A Solution

Luttrell, TN’s most famous native son, Kenny Chesney, rides atop the country sales chart this week with the debut of Welcome To The Fishbowl which scanned over 193k copies (38% digital) […]

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Church’s “Chief” Certified Platinum

Eric Church’s album Chief has been certified Platinum by the RIAA. Chief, released in July 2011, debuted at […]

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BMLG Adds Canadian Marketing Manager

The Big Machine Label Group and Universal Music Canada have announced the addition of Sherry Sinclaire as Marketing Manager […]

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Weekly Register: TEAs Troubling For Physical/Digital Transactions

As our colorful graph (and the purple bars) show, country’s TEA has been sliding slowly all year—until now. All genre TEA (golden bars) started edging up slowly last month, and continues to expand this month as well. So what does that tell us? To sum it up it says, the sales relationship between albums and digital singles is remaining constant, but let’s look a bit deeper.

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Pistol Annies Welcome Fans to The Henhouse

New online community allows fans to share inspirations and browse discoveries of other fans […]

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