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Willie Hugh Nelson (Born: April 30, 1933) is an American country singer-songwriter legend author, poet and actor.

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Straight No Chaser Serve Up "THE NEW OLD FASHIONED"
Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has announced details of their new album. "THE NEW OLD FASHIONED" -- the world famous a cappella group's fifth full-length release -- arrives everywhere on October 30th.

Mac Davis to Be Honored as BMI Icon at the 2015 BMI Country Awards
NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - September 22, 2015) - Broadcast Music, Inc. ®, (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, will celebrate the extraordinary songwriting career of Mac Davis by naming him a BMI Icon at the company's 63rd annual BMI Country Awards

Hotel 3232 - Welcomes Music Lovers During the Months of Open Air Concerts
Tourists and residents alike enjoy the summer months in New York City, and New York's own fabulous Hotel 3232, located at 32 E 32nd St, is ready to welcome music lovers of all genres for the open air concert season of 2015

OC Fair Announces Full Concert Schedule for the 2015 Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre
COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - June 09, 2015) - The Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2015 OC Fair features 24 nights of country, pop, reggae, classic rock and comedy offering concertgoers a variety of entertainment options to select from this summer

The OC Fair Celebrates 125 Years in 2015 With "One Big Party" July 17-August 16
COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) - The OC Fair is celebrating 125 years and invites everyone to join its "One Big Party" July 17-August 16, 2015.

Rock the Earth Announces 10th Annual 2015 Planet Defender Award Winners
Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of the 10th annual Planet Defender Awards. Planet Defender Awards pay tribute to the exceptional individuals and groups working to protect Earth and inspire others to action

Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. Orders Second Production Run in April of Rocky Mountain High Hemp Infused Beverages
Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) announced today that an additional 45,000 cases of product has been ordered and the production date is being scheduled between the second and third week of April.

Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. Co-Sponsors Texas NORML Benefit for Willie Nelson's Cut-N-Putt This Weekend
Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (OTC PINK: THCZ) announced today that the Company will again co-sponsor the Texas NORML 2nd Annual Putt-N-Puff Spring Fling. Come and enjoy golf, live music, Rocky Mountain High hemp infused beverages and a great day at the legendary Willie Nelson's Cut-N-Putt Gold Course located at 807 Paisley Drive, Spicewood, Texas 78669.

Raptor House Partners With Roc Nation and Live Nation for Fourth Annual Raptor House in Austin, Texas March 14th - 15th
Raptor Group and Roc Nation and Live Nation are once again partnering for the fourth annual Raptor House, to take place on March 14th and March 15th in Austin, TX. Each day at Raptor House will focus on disruption across media, music, sports & entertainment and how continued advancements in technology have impacted these various industries

OC Fair Announces Performances by Willie Nelson & Family, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Capital Cities / Big Data, and The Happy Together Tour in the 2015 Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre
The OC Fair announced performances by Willie Nelson & Family and Alison Krauss & Union Station Featuring Jerry Douglas on Sunday, July 19, Capital Cities / Big Data on Saturday, July 25 and The Happy Together Tour on Sunday, July 26 as part of the Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2015 OC Fair

BMI Icon and ACM Poet Award Honoree, Dean Dillon and LMG Present The 2015 Mountain High Music Festival
BMI (Broadcast Music International) Icon Honoree, ACM Poet Award Honoree and world renowned singer/songwriter, Dean Dillon, has partnered with LMG, BMI and Elevation Hotel and Spa to announce The Mountain High Music Festival, held from January 14th to 18th, 2015 in majestic Crested Butte, Colorado

This Autumn, 'Fall' for Charlottesville and Albemarle County
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA--(Marketwired - August 22, 2014) - The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau (CACVB) invites visitors and locals alike to enjoy a multitude of festivals and other fun events in our area this fall.

Grammy Award-Winner Jason Roberts Launches New Band
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - July 01, 2014) - After 19 years with Asleep at the Wheel, two Grammys, and three Hall of Fame inductions as an individual, fiddler Jason Roberts has stepped out to front the Jason Roberts Band. Roberts released his latest CD, That's My Home, today.

Tickets to Upcoming Atlanta Events -- Jason Aldean, Willie Nelson, More -- Available at TicketNetwork.com
The next few weeks will be anything but boring in "Hotlanta," as major concert acts, sports events, and theater performances make their way through town. Tickets to these upcoming Atlanta events are now available at TicketNetwork.com.

Hunter Hayes Announces Tudor Watch U.S.A as Official Timekeeper of "Hunter Hayes' 24 Hour Road Race to End Child Hunger"; Support Acts Also Announced
Multiple GRAMMY-nominee Hunter Hayes is celebrating the May 6 release of his highly anticipated album Storyline by teaming up with ConAgra Foods to end child hunger while attempting to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record for Most Concerts Played in multiple cities in 24 hours. Announced today, TUDOR Watch U.S

Rock the Earth Announces 2014 Planet Defender Award Winners
Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of the ninth annual Planet Defender Awards. Based on nominations from the community and Rock the Earth's national volunteer network, the Planet Defender Awards pay tribute to the exceptional individuals and groups working to protect Earth and inspire others to action

RTXBQ to Report Revenues in 1st Quarter 2014 Spurred by Sales of Hemp Based CHILLO-Energy Drink
Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RTXBQ) will be reporting revenues in the first quarter 2014 based on brisk sales of the Cannabis drink CHILLO-energy. Sales on the drink have far exceeded expectations and the sponsoring of the Willie Nelson NORML Golf event at the Pedernales Cut N Putt in Spicewood on Saturday, March 22nd will have a large influence on Sales in the 2nd

RTXBQ to Help Sponsor Texas NORML Benefit at Willie Nelson's Cut N Putt This Weekend
Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: RTXBQ), through its totally owned Cannabis-Holdings.com website, will be at the Willie Nelson's Pedernales Cut N Putt in Spicewood on Saturday, March 22nd for the Texas NORML event. CHILLO-energy will be served at the event and is also offered for sale at the Pro Shop. Cannabis-Holdings.com will be a sponsor at the event.

Raptor House Partners With Roc Nation / Live Nation for Third Annual Raptor House in Austin, Texas March 8th - 11th
Raptor Group & Roc Nation / Live Nation are partnering for the 3rd Annual Raptor House from March 8th-11th in Austin, TX. An oasis away from the downtown crowds, Raptor House is a place where top executives, thought leaders and influencers can entertain, be entertained, explore, discover, learn, and connect

Tech Valley Communications Provides Internet Access to Sold-Out Farm Aid Concert and Food Festival
Tech Valley Communications (TVC), a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, announced today that it has donated a 100 Mbps. Internet connection for the upcoming Farm Aid 2013 annual benefit concert in Saratoga Springs. This sold-out concert will take place on Saturday, Sept

Randy Travis to Release New Album Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am
Multi-Platinum and seven-time GRAMMY winning icon Randy Travis is set to release his 21st studio album October 1st on Warner Bros. Records titled Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am. Travis and his music has been a major influence to other country artists throughout his celebrated career thus far. In his new album, Influence Vol

Matchbox Twenty Welcome Very Special Guests Goo Goo Dolls to Join Their Cruise; Inaugural Voyage Gets Underway December 6th-9th, Sailing Roundtrip From Miami to Nassau
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced that very special guests the Goo Goo Dolls will join the first- ever "Matchbox Twenty Cruise" aboard the Carnival Imagination. The Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum Goo Goo Dolls are supporting the release of their 10th studio album, Magnetic; new single "Come To Me" is out now

Celebrate July 4th by Attending a Game or Concert With Help From TicketNetwork.com
As Independence Day approaches in the United States, people and families looking for something to do have plenty of options for July 4th entertainment, with tickets available on online marketplace TicketNetwork.com.

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TuneIn Brings Live Music Experiences to the World
TuneIn, the leading service for listening to music, sports and news from around the world, has partnered with the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival, and Bumbershoot in Seattle to make live performances and interviews available to music fans everywhere, for free

Rock the Earth Announces 2013 Planet Defender Award Winners
Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of the eighth annual Planet Defender Awards

Matchbox Twenty and Goo Goo Dolls Announce Co-Headlining North American Summer Tour; Multi-Platinum Selling Bands Set to Kick-Off Tour June 25th in Manchester, NH
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty and Warner Bros Records recording group Goo Goo Dolls will embark on a co-headlining tour throughout North America this summer. The tour will kick off on June 25th at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH and run throughout August (see itinerary below). Matchbox Twenty fan club pre-sale tickets will be available beginning March 20th at www

Matchbox Twenty Set Sail on First-Ever Cruise; Inaugural Voyage Gets Underway December 6th-9th, Sailing Roundtrip From Miami to Nassau; Reservation Pre-Sale Begins Wednesday, February 20th; Cruise to Include Intimate Concert Performances and Wide Range of Exclusive Onboard Activities
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the first-ever "Matchbox Twenty Cruise" aboard the Carnival Imagination. The musical voyage will get underway December 6th-9th, sailing roundtrip from Miami, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas.

COPI's SeanieMac Appoints Two to Board of Directors
Compliance Systems Corp (OTCQB: COPI), doing business as SeanieMac Limited, the parent company of the all-Irish online sports & casino wagering website www.SeanieMac.com, today announced it has appointed Jon Garfield and Shane O'Driscoll to the Board of Directors.

Warner Bros. Records Signs Singer and Award-Winning Actress Emmy Rossum to Its Roster
Warner Bros. Records is pleased to announce that it has signed vocalist and award-winning actress Emmy Rossum to its roster. The New York City native will release her first album for the label, a collection of covers of classic songs that span the '20s to the '60s entitled Sentimental Journey, on January 29th, 2013.

Matchbox Twenty and daqri Announced Today a New 4D Augmented Reality App That Will Provide Fans With Unique and Exclusive 4D Content and Experiences
Matchbox Twenty and daqri announced today a new 4D augmented reality app that will provide fans with unique and exclusive 4D content and experiences starting today. Never before has an album been used as such an engaging messaging platform.

For the First Time Ever: Universal Music Enterprises to Release 14 Audio Recordings of Patsy Cline's Greatest Television Performances
On November 13, 2012, Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) will release Patsy Cline On The Air: Her Greatest TV Performances, bringing together, for the first time ever on CD, rare live audio recordings culled from some of Patsy Cline's greatest on-camera appearances

Matchbox Twenty Unveil "NORTH" American Tour; Hugely Anticipated Tour Kicks Off January 29th in Tulsa; Ticket Pre-Sale Begins Tomorrow; General On-Sale Slated for Friday, November 16th
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the first leg of their eagerly awaited North American headline tour. The multi-platinum rock band's tour kicks off Tuesday, January 29th in Tulsa, OK and then continues through late March (see attached itinerary).

Matchbox Twenty Celebrate "NORTH" With Non-Stop Promotional Schedule; Multi-Platinum Band Set Live TV Appearances on NBC's TODAY and CBS' Late Show with David Letterman; Exclusive Fashion's Night Out Event Slated for NYC's Bloomingdale's on September 6th; First All-New Collection in a Decade Streami
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced a jam-packed schedule celebrating next week's release of their highly anticipated new album, "NORTH." The collection -- which includes the hit single, "She's So Mean" -- arrives this Tuesday, September 4th.

Matchbox Twenty Reveal "She's So Mean"; New Video to Debut Today on YouTube; "She's So Mean" Heralds Multi-Platinum Superstars' First All-New Collection in a Decade; "NORTH" Arrives Everywhere on September 4th
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the world premiere of the companion video to their electrifying new single, "She's So Mean." The clip -- directed by Rich Lee (Eminem, Norah Jones, will.i.am) -- debuts today Monday, July 30th at 1pm EDT/10 am PDT on the music home page of YouTube www.youtube.com/music.

Dwight Yoakam to Release First New Studio Album in Seven Years, 3 Pears -- on Warner Bros. Records -- September 18, 2012
On September 18th, 2012, Grammy-Award winner Dwight Yoakam will release his first all new studio album in seven years, 3 Pears (Warner Bros. Records). The 12-track release, his 26th, is produced by Yoakam, along with two songs co-produced with Beck; "A Heart Like Mine" and "Missing Heart" (full track listing below)

2012 OC Fair Returns This Friday, July 13, Noon-Midnight
The 2012 OC Fair will open its gates this Friday for the start of 23 days of food and fun from July 13-August 12 (open Wednesday-Sunday)

Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair Features 23 Nights of Music and Comedy
The Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair will feature a diverse and entertaining lineup with something for everyone. The 23-show season kicks off with Willie Nelson & Family and continues to include pop, alternative, rock and country favorites, plus Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice and comedic ventriloquist Jeff Dunham

Matchbox Twenty Head "NORTH" With New Album; Multi-Platinum Pop-Rock Superstars Return on First All-New Collection in Ten Years; Album to Be Heralded by Thrilling New Single; "She's So Mean" Set to Impact in Mid-June; "NORTH" Arrives Everywhere on September 4th
Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the release of their hugely-anticipated new album scheduled to arrive everywhere on September 4th.

Rock the Earth Announces Winners of 2012 Planet Defender Awards
Rock the Earth, a national not-for-profit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of its Seventh-Annual Planet Defender Awards. These awards pay tribute to those exceptional individuals who consistently work to protect our planet as environmental activists in the following categories: Artist, Community Leader and Grassroots Activist

Willie Nelson & Family and "Weird Al" Yankovic to Perform as Part of the Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair
Willie Nelson & Family will kick-off the Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2012 OC Fair on opening day Friday, July 13, while OC Fair-favorite "Weird Al" Yankovic will close out the 2012 OC Fair series on Sunday, August 12. As always, concert and action sports tickets include Fair admission. Select shows are on sale March 31.

GreenLight Announces Results of 2012 Grammy Awards Ad Gauge
GreenLight (www.greenlightrights.com), a global media licensing, talent negotiation and rights representation consultancy, today released the results of its annual GreenLight Ad Gauge of the 54th annual Grammy® Awards. With three out of eight ads featuring a celebrity endorsement or licensed song, the study revealed a slight increase in the use of entertainment content over 2011 results.

Lionel Richie's 'Tuskegee' beats Adele to become billboard No.1
Lionel Richie's album 'Tuskegee' has clinched top spot on the Billboard 200 chart, knocking out Adele's '21' and Nicki Minaj's 'Pink Friday.'

Norah Jones reunites with ex-beau for love of old country music
Norah Jones has reunited with estranged long-term partner Lee Alexander strictly for professional reasons, as they come out with their second album by the country-flavoured band Little Willies.

Mitt Romney's campaign trail playlist unveiled
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney revealed Friday on Facebook what songs he listens to on campaign trail.

Alex Ferguson thinks Rio Ferdinand invented Twitter
Sir Alex Ferguson has jokingly said that he believes, the social networking website, Twitter had been invented by Rio Ferdinand.

Investor Group Including Sony Corporation of America Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire EMI Music Publishing from Citi

eMax Worldwide Inc. Announces the Completed Merger of eMax Media Inc. Into Mindpix Inc. and Provides Additional Corporate Updates
eMax Worldwide Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EMXC), www.emaxworldwide.com, a diversified holding company, announces their partly held company, eMax Media Inc, has completed the Merger Takeover of the publicly trading company, Mindpix Inc.(MPIX) and provides additional Corporate Updates

RecycOil and the Sustainable Biodiesel Alliance Provide Biodiesel to Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown
RecycOil LLC, a Colorado clean energy company, and the Sustainable Biodiesel Alliance (SBA) teamed up to fuel country music superstar Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown as it made a stop at Red Rocks Amphitheater.

Lyric Nation Jewelry Collection Debuts at Walmart
Lyric Jeans, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LYJN) today announced that Lyric Culture is launching a jewelry collection under its Lyric Nation brand name. The collection, exclusive to Walmart, hits nearly 1500 stores in July 2011.

Industrial Hoist Selection Made Easy: The Hoist Showroom on Wheels, a Mobile Mini-Lifting Lab, WVSN Reports
In a recent interview on Industry Visions, Justin Rineer, a Marketing Analyst for Harrington Hoists, Inc., talked about his company's market outreach to commercial and industrial firms coast to coast, and how they are praising the convenience and cost-effective hoist selection process from the Harrington Hoists, Inc. Traveling Demo Van.

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme to Shoot Final Shows of Neil Young's Acclaimed Le Noise Concert Tour Tonight at Massey Hall in Toronto
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jonathan Demme will film the final two shows of Neil Young's critically acclaimed Le Noise concert tour, which takes place tonight at Young's former stomping ground, Toronto's Massey Hall

Patriot Energy Services LLC to Help Sponsor Valerie Mize to Release CD "Auspices" April 19th
Local NYC singer/songwriter makes national news with Western New York tour. Greenwich Village chanteuse Valerie Mize (www.ValerieMize.com) recently opened for Paula Nelson, daughter of country music legend Willie Nelson, to benefit Mercy Flight of Western NY

eMax Media Group, a Company Partly Owned by eMax Worldwide, Inc. opens New Orlando Office
eMax Media Group, Inc., a company partly owned by eMax Holdings Corp (PINKSHEETS: EMXC) recently renamed eMax Worldwide, Inc., has opened a new sales and administration office in Orlando Florida.

Willie Nelson avoids jail, strikes plea deal in marijuana case
Country singer Willie Nelson, who was busted in 2010 for possession of six ounces of marijuana, has struck a plea deal and will only face a 500 dollar fine.

Willie Nelson offered freedom from jail if he pleads guilty, sang song
Country singer Willie Nelson, a marijuana enthusiast who was arrested for possession in November, has been offered freedom from jail by a judge if he pleads guilty and sang a song for the court.

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