“Lizzie Goes To Washington”

                                               THE INSIDER   CAT BALLOU This summer has been a dream come true! I’m proud to have been part of the cast of  THE BALLAD OF CAT BALLOU. I played 3 different roles: the “holy roller” Sister Sharon, the sultry Chester, and the home-town girl turned teacher turned outlaw, Cat Ballou. The best part was playing alongside incredible actors and friends at one of my favorite places on Earth, The Jackson Hole Playhouse. BULLY PREVENTION  Since then, my bully prevention foundation, NOBODY HAS THE POWER TO RUIN YOUR…
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Streaming doesn’t stop stealing: New research on digital piracy

Original content found here. The issue: Most of us wouldn’t walk into a shop and pocket a DVD without paying for it. But research shows many have few qualms about stealing intangible items – downloading pirated copies of movies or music, for example. A 2016 paper in Social Neuroscience found less brain activity in an area typically associated with moral questions when people imagined illegally downloading copyrighted material than when they imagined stealing a physical object. Piracy wasn’t much of a problem for the entertainment industry until the 1990s and the birth of Napster, which allowed web users to share music…
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Published HERE Kim Guthrie Appointed President Of Cox Media Group 10 Questions with… Aaron Lewis www.aaronlewismusic.com Dot Records Kim Guthrie COX ENTERPRISES will up KIM GUTHRIE to President of COX MEDIA GROUP succeeding BILL HOFFMAN, who will retire at the end of the year after a 38-year career in media. GUTHRIE will assume the role on JANUARY 1st, 2017 and will report to COX ENTERPRISES EVP/COO ALEX TAYLOR. “KIM has been with COX for nearly 20 years and is an inspirational leader who has helped our media properties transform,” said COX ENTERPRISES Pres./CEO JOHN DYER. “She played a key role…
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17 Ways to Kill a Music Career

The following is found here: http://goo.gl/2orxdQ Monday, June 9, 2014 by Paul Resnikoff Just some of the things I learned by reading The Music Industry Self Help Guide, just released by Mike Repel (buy the book here).  If you’re doing any of these things, stop it right now. (1) Having a shitty, entitled attitude. If you’re showing up late for gigs, not rehearsing, not supporting your scene, being a dick to your bandmates, and not working slavishly to cultivate your audience online and off, you’re doing a great job of killing your potential career.  Now more than ever, the future…
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“THINK YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?” “GOING TO NASHVILLE?” FOOD FOR THOUGHT

10 Things Not To Do In Nashville Nashville’s music business is just that, a business. And like any other business, there is a casual sort of protocol, however laid back the vibe of the place might be. Violating certain unspoken rules can mark you as anything from an outsider to a full-blown beginner who hasn’t done his homework. After working in the industry for twenty-five years, I have compiled a mental list of Nashville no-nos and hopefully they will save you from making a few of the mistakes that many make. Nashville’s Music Row, the Country Music capitol of the…
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Brenda Brown loses daughter Shawna

Courtesy of Donna Wilson April 9, 2016 donnamwilson@yahoo.com Brenda Brown loses daughter Shawna suddenly today in California. Brenda Brown of Brenda Brown Entertainment is mourning the loss of her first born child, her daughter Shawna who suddenly passed away on April 8, 2016.   Brenda Brown who is the owner of Brenda Brown Entertainment, LLC of Las Vegas, Nevada which is an artist management company has faced her share of loss lately.  Her client Gig Michaels of the band Swamp da Wamp passed away suddenly on January 3, 2016 and Brenda was still grieving from that loss. We are attaching Gig…
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EMERGING STAR, LIZZIE SIDER, RELEASES NEW SONGS OF STRENGTH AND EMBRACING LIFE

EMERGING STAR, LIZZIE SIDER, RELEASES NEW SONGS OF STRENGTH AND EMBRACING LIFE By American Banking And Market News – December 15, 2015 With two Top 40 hits under her belt, the 17 year- old singer, songwriter and national anti-bullying role model reaches deep into her experiences to create “Symphony”, a passionate collection that will resonate with all audiences. BOCA RATON, FL (December 15, 2015) – Tis’ the season…to bring families together, for thanks and to get ready for a New Year and new you! What better way to celebrate than with music that is empowering, edgy and full of energy…
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It’s Christmas in November!

Well for Klassika, it is Christmas in mid November!  They are in the recording studio in Tampa, St. Pete putting their signature sound on the popular holiday song, Feliz Navidad.  Michael Buble and Jose Feliciano have done terrific versions of the song.  Ours will be uptempo, short and sweet and more like the Feliciano version but with the Klassika twist!  What’s more, this song will be released in Ireland, Great Britain and throughout Europe in two weeks, because that’s where we are getting ready to tour in the Spring of 2016! Johan Kelber  produced and arranged the song at his studio in Pretoria,…
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Klassika’s First Original Song “Qui”

Klassika Takes Its Singular Musical Style to New Heights with the Release of the Vocal Trio’s Original Song, “Qui” Sung in Italian, The Klassika Signature Sound of Soaring Voices in Harmonious Blend Exquisitely Serves the Song as The Writer/Composer Intended (Tampa, Florida, USA) – With the release of “Qui” (Qui Sopra La Scogliera) the distinct sound and styling of these three classically trained voices, collectively known as Klassika, showcase their talents at the peak of their craft. The creation, evolution and production of “Qui” was an international collaboration. Luca Angelosanti and Franco Morettini, Italian songwriters and producers with Warner Chappell…
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Swamp da Wamp releases highly anticipated new CD, ‘That Easy.’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Nashville, Tennessee July 14, 2015 Swamp da Wamp releases highly anticipated new CD, ‘That Easy.’ After 18 long months, the country rock group Swamp da Wamp has released this heart pounding, toe tapping CD they are calling, ‘That Easy.’   This album was produced by the multi-Grammy award winning Glen Tabor at the world class Gat3 Studios in Charlotte, North Carolina.  This band clearly appeals to a broad demographic as they’re part rock, part country with a dash of the blues. They have shared billing with rock legends like Alice Cooper, ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd, .38 Special, Foreigner, Paul…
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