Archive | October 5, 2014

Little Big Town Invited To Join Grand Ole Opry

imageCritically acclaimed Grammy®-winning vocal group Little Big Town (Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman, and Jimi Westbrook)  was invited to join the Grand Ole Opry this evening by Opry member and friend Reba McEntire.  The group will be formally inducted into the Opry on Fri., Oct. 17 by Opry member Vince Gill. Continue Reading →

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Average Joes Entertainment’s The LACS Sign with The Agency Group Nashville

imageAverage Joes Entertainment’s The LACS are proud to announce they have signed with The Agency Group Nashville for booking representation.  Alec Vidmar is their responsible agent and can be reached at 615.564.2580 or alecvidmar@theagencygroup.com. Continue Reading →

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The Big 98’s 2nd Annual Battle For the Bones Halloween Music Festival: Four Stages, 13 Acts, One Cause

imageIt’s a familiar notion in the close-knit Nashville community: artists, musicians and industry coming together for a great cause, but rarely do so many take off their label, radio, or otherwise affiliated hats and come together under one roof. Such is the scenario with The Big 98’s 2nd Annual Battle For The Bones Halloween Music Festival on October 31 benefitting one of the music industry’s most worthwhile causes. For one night only, 13 acts including Jake Owen, Gary Allan, Big & Rich, Scotty McCreery, Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots, and more will come together to throw Nashville’s biggest Halloween party – with proceeds benefitting the FTL Sarcoma Fund, www.ftlsarcomafund.org, which was created from the last wishes of 28-year-old music business star Lindsay Walleman who lost her battle with sarcoma last April. Continue Reading →

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44th Annual IEBA Conference Concludes With Awards

IEBA (International Entertainment Buyers Association), the leading trade organization for live entertainment industry professionals, concluded its 44th annual conference yesterday evening with a star-studded awards ceremony honoring those behind the scenes (full list of winners below). The ceremony also included a performance by The Doobie Brothers and the IEBA Hall of Fame induction of the iconic American bandand their longtime manager Bruce Cohn, veteran manager and agent Jim Halsey, and iconic event producers Bob and Peggy Kaltenbach of Klein’s EntertainmentContinue Reading →

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