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Toby Keith, Trace Adkins Launch American Ride Tour on June 19

Toby Keith, Trace Adkins Launch American Ride Tour on June 19
Toby Keith will launch his American Ride tour with Trace Adkins on June 19 in Holmdel, N.J. Sponsored by Ford F-Series, the 39-city tour concludes on Sept. 25 in Boston. Keith’s record label, Show Dog Nashville, merged with Universal South Records in 2009 to form Show Dog-Universal Music.

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What college should i go to for working a record label & what should i study in college?

I want to work at a record label & i don’t know exactly which college would be the best choice and i don’t know what i should study when im in college to help me get a job at a label.

How much does a record label executive make?

I want to know also how to set up a record label.

Behind mid-Atlantic snowstorms: a rare weather pattern

Behind mid-Atlantic snowstorms: a rare weather pattern
The pounding of snow this month in the mid-Atlantic region is evidence of an unusual set of weather patterns that are similar to the February 1978 blizzard that buried New England.

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Tony Yayo Stunts On Interscope, “We’re Gonna Drop These Independent Records” [Video]

Tony Yayo Stunts On Interscope, “We’re Gonna Drop These Independent Records” [Video]
G-Unit’s Tony Yayo recently shared the differences between independent and major record labels and said he is receiving more exposure since parting ways with Interscope. [Visit SOHH.com for more information]

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David Banner – Cadillac On 22’s


Music video by David Banner performing Cadillac On 22's. (C) 2003 Universal Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Need some contact info for Atlantic Records.?

People help me get this information

How does it work when an artist gets signed to a record label?

What does the producer do for the artist? What does the artist have to do, still write their own songs, or does the record label write your songs, what about the beats, money deals?

Lauryn Hill -new album – Speaking the truth


Please sign the Lauryn Hill petition. PETITION TARGETS: – the highly anticipated release of Lauryn Hill´s second studio album – supporting her music and art – supporting ARTISTIC FREEDOM – letting Columbia Records know that we (the fans) WANT this album – get an offcial statement from COLUMBIA RECORDS PLEASE SIGN the petition: www.ipetitions.com PS: please TELL your friends and music lovers about this petition. Post it on other message boards, websites etc.

How can an upcoming band fund a trip abroad without signing to a record label?

Money can be generated by the artist through music sales but this revenue is never going to be very high until the band has loads of fans! Usually the actual recording will cost more than the sales revenue so there is no spare money to pay for other things. Without considering a record label as an option (we want to go it alone, we don’t believe in labels) what other ideas do people have for generating enough money for the primary purpose of funding a trip to play gigs abroad?