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Editorial:
Here's your chance to recognize Austin music industry professions!

Jan 20, 2015 - Here's your chance to recognize Austin music industry professions! Dear Music Industry Professional, The Austin Music Industry Awards...
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Press Release:
BLIND PIG SIGNS VICTOR WAINWRIGHT! New WildRoots Release Due Out In May

Jan 18, 2015 - Blind Pig Records has announced the signing of Victor Wainwright, recognized as one of the most dynamic and exciting keyboard performers on the roots...
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News:
Songwriter Dixie Hall Dead at 80

Jan 17, 2015 - Songwriter Dixie Hall Dead at 80 By Sterling Whitaker January 17, 2015 2:45 PM   Dixie Hall — a notable Nashville...
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Press Release:
The Roots Music Express Show to present the Top 5 roots albums of 2014.

Jan 17, 2015 - The Roots Music Express Show will be presenting the Top 5 most airplayed Blues, Folk, Americana Country, Roots Rock and Bluegrass albums of...
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Editorial:
How a Hit Song Gets Made

Jan 13, 2015 - HOW A HIT SONG GETS MADE FROM INCEPTION TO NUMBER-ONE HIT, WE CONSULTED THE EXPERTS TO DISCOVER HOW THE CHOSEN FEW MAKE IT TO THE TOP. Written...
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News:
Newly Sworn In Nashville Musicians Association Executive Board

Jan 13, 2015 -  Nashville Musicians Association President Dave Pomeroy swears in the new Local 257 Executive Board (L-R) Jimmy Capps, Jim Brown, Tom...
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News:
Abbott Won't Keep Longtime Texas Music Office Director

Jan 8, 2015 - Abbott Won't Keep Longtime Texas Music Office Director by Reeve Hamilton Casey Monahan of the Texas Music...
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News:
Airlines must accept musical instruments as carry-on and checked baggage

Jan 6, 2015 - U.S. Department of Transportation Issues Final Rule Regarding Air Travel with Musical Instruments WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of...
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News:
Lucinda Williams' Father, Miller Williams, Has Died

Jan 4, 2015 - Miller Williams, the father of singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams, has died.  The prolific writer and teacher has died Thursday night...
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News:
Album Sales Are Down by 11 Percent This Year

Jan 3, 2015 - Taylor Swift’s 1989 was 2014’s most-discussed album release, similar to the buzz Beyoncé’s surprise...
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