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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Happy Spring!

The earth laughs in flowers. -Ralph Waldo Emerson Happy Spring ! xoxo,  Lizzie

MAKING NEW MUSIC PLANS by Cheryl K Warner

Hi everybody and Happy Valentine’s Day! Thanks for your awesome support and patience while we took a very productive pause with my music.  My family made a huge move to a new location, which has taken some time to “semi” become settled and unpack many, many boxes.  There’s still much be done personally, but we are now organized enough that I can again pursue my music. First of all, I want you to know how much I have appreciated your “hanging in there” with me, through all things.  All of you…my fans, friends, family, radio, team members and associates…are just…
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Swig To Gig

“I’m smitten with whiskey…” Gig Michaels, “My Drinking Song” #teamgig Donate to the Five Hands GoFundMe drive… https://www.gofundme.com/vjm59p58… and you may end up owning something very, very cool. That “something” is one of the shot glasses used in the “My Drinking Song” video! They belonged to Gig himself…and saw a lot of love around his kitchen table, during football games, and at get-togethers. Gig and many of the band members did shots with them on his famous back porch. You can also see those same shot glasses in the video. Gig gave some of those glasses to Rich Basco (Swamp…
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LIZZIE SIDER SINGS WITH PETER YARROW

Lizzie Sider recently had the honor and pleasure of joining Peter Yarrow (Peter Paul & Mary) and his son, Christopher on stage at the Crest Theatre/Old School Square in Delray Beach, FL!! Among Peter Yarrow’s many achievements is his work in bully prevention (founder of Operation Respect), and in 2013 he was named “Lifetime Achievement HateBraker” by HateBraker Heroes. Lizzie was honored to receive the HateBraker’s “Peter Yarrow Award” in 2014.  She said “And I’m now thrilled and touched to also call Peter my friend.”  We are all so very proud of Lizzie. Please check out Lizzie Sider’s NPO here Nobody Has The Power…
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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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