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  • ERIN ENDERLIN CELEBRATES SUMMER WITH “FISHIN’ IN THE DARK”

    Jun 20, 2020

    With the first day of summer arriving this Saturday (June 20), the Billboard “revered singer/songwriter” Erin Enderlin marks the arrival of the summer solstice with today's digital release of her laid-back take on the classic “Fishin’ In The Dark.” Guesting on the track is guitarist Jeff Hanna of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, who had a No. 1 single with the song in 1987. Listen HERE.

  • MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD RELEASE WORK HARD AND BE NICE

    Jun 19, 2020

    “Michael Franti unlocks a vital exuberance the world could certainly use right now,” American Songwriter says of Michael Franti & Spearhead’s 11th studio album Work Hard And Be Nice, available everywhere now via Thirty Tigers.

  • ONErpm SIGNEE THE NATIONAL PARKS RELEASES NEW ALBUM WILDFLOWER

    Jun 19, 2020

    Folk-influenced band The National Parks is releasing a new studio album, Wildflower, Friday, June 19. Since emerging in 2013, The National Parks has quietly grown into an Americana phenomenon with roots embedded in cinematic electronics, organic orchestration and rock energy.

  • MICHAEL FRANTI SET TO PERFORM LEAD SINGLE “I GOT YOU” FROM UPCOMING WORK HARD AND BE NICE ON NBC’S “TODAY WITH HODA & JENNA”

    Jun 16, 2020

    UBUD, Bali – With his 11th studio album Work Hard And Be Nice set for release this Friday, June 19 on Thirty Tigers, globally-recognized musician, humanitarian and activist Michael Franti will join NBC’s “TODAY with Hoda & Jenna” to perform lead single “I Got You” on Wednesday, June 17 during the 10 a.m. hour.

  • FINALLY... KENNY CHESNEY 2020 CHILLAXIFICATION RESCHEDULED SHOWS

    Jun 15, 2020

    In an unprecedented time, the unthinkable has redefined every aspect of how people live and look at the world around them. For Kenny Chesney, who spent last year playing to the always passionate members of No Shoes Nation in areas not visited by his massive stadium runs, the idea of not returning to the stadiums on his 2020 schedule was inconceivable. And then COVID-19 created a reality where the number of unknowns saw the songwriter/superstar first postpone the opening leg, then ultimately push the Blue Chair Bay Rum Presents Kenny Chesney’s Chillaxification Tour Fueled by Marathon into 2021.

  • WHISKEY MYERS ANNOUNCE HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED LINEUP FOR PERSONALLY-CURATED FIREWATER MUSIC FESTIVAL

    Jun 12, 2020

    As Whiskey Myers continue to push boundaries on what a concert can look like during the ongoing pandemic, streaming live from Billy Bob’s Texas to 20,000+ and performing to a sea of vehicles at the recent Texas Rangers “Concert In Your Car,” they also look ahead to a full festival experience this fall with today’s announcement of the highly-anticipated lineup for their personally-curated Firewater Music Festival.

  • SCOTTY McCREERY SET TO JOIN ROSANNE CASH, RODNEY CROWELL, JORDAN DAVIS, SARA EVANS, JASON ISBELL & AMANDA SHIRES, KEB MO, CRAIG MORGAN, JOHN OATES, STEVE WARINER AND MORE FOR “KEEP THE MUSIC PLAYING” ON JUNE 17

    Jun 12, 2020

    With his current single “In Between” climbing the charts reaching the Top 5 on the Mediabase/Country Aircheck Country Singles Chart and No. 7 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart, Scotty McCreery is set to take over American Songwriter’s Instagram on Monday, June 15 at 6 p.m. CT. He will also take part in the “Keep The Music Playing” live stream event benefiting Music Health Alliance on Wednesday, June 17 at 5 p.m. CT.

  • Ross Ellis Releases New Lyric Video; Set to Wrap 'Ross Writes' on Saturday

    Jun 10, 2020

    Having penned tracks for some of country music's biggest acts, including country superstar Tim McGraw, songwriter Ross Ellis has quickly become an “Artist to Watch” according to The Boot. In February, he dropped the personal track “Home to Me,” his first release since signing with Sony Music Nashville. Country Now commented that the song was infused “with rich, evocative detail about coming of age…” It has quickly become a fan-favorite, racking up millions of streams. Today, the country newcomer releases a lyric video to support “Home to Me.”

  • MICHAEL FRANTI ANNOUNCES STAY AT HOME CONCERT WORLD TOUR

    Jun 10, 2020

    With concerts currently postponed, globally recognized musician and humanitarian Michael Franti has an alternative to socially connect with his Soulrocker community while physically distancing from one another: Stay at Home Concert World Tour series. With its first three dates announced, the series features live performances and interactive opportunities during shows scheduled for June 19, July 18 and August 15. Each show begins at 6 p.m. PT / 9 p.m. ET and will be available on demand for 24 hours after the show has ended. 

  • JODY WILLIAMS LAUNCHES JODY WILLIAMS SONGS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WARNER CHAPPELL MUSIC NASHVILLE

    Jun 08, 2020

    Respected music executive Jody Williams has launched his newest venture, Jody Williams Songs, in partnership with Warner Chappell Music (WCM) Nashville. Through the collaboration, Williams will develop writers and writer-artists, secure covers, source legacy catalogs, and represent select WCM catalogs for pitching. Nina Jenkins will serve as Creative Director of Jody Williams Songs. The news marks Williams’ return to publishing after completing a 14-year run as VP of Creative for powerhouse performance rights organization BMI, his third stint at the company.

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