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Adam Gregory Joins Big Machine Records

What happens when an artist signs to a small indie label and experiences quick success? Well, they partner with other independent labels to get even more exposure. For Adam Gregory that means him signing with the successful Big Machine Records label, in partners
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John Rich Records 'Raisin' McCain' for John McCain

Country Music and politics seemingly have gone hand to hand for decades now yet I am still amazed when an artist pledges public support for a politician who's running for office. Given his conservative nature it's not really surprising that John Rich has chosen to support John McCain with this song.
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Can You Duet's Joey & Rory Get Record Deal

Vanguard/Sugar Hill Records is announced today the addition of Can You Duet's Joey+Rory to their venerable roster. The duo is currently in the studio with Grammy Award-winning producer Carl Jackson finishing their debut album, expected for a fall 2008 release.
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Can You Duet's Joey & Rory Get Record Deal

Vanguard/Sugar Hill Records is announced today the addition of Can You Duet's Joey+Rory to their venerable roster. The duo is currently in the studio with Grammy Award-winning producer Carl Jackson finishing their debut album, expected for a fall 2008 release.
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Kenny Chesney - Everybody Wants to go to Heaven

Kenny Chesney has been tied to the islands for almost a decade now. With his latest single he returns to the sound that helped him become a superstar. Has he started to sound homogenous?
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Exclusive: Jamey Johnson Interview

Jamey Johnson is much like the songs he writes: real and honest. What you see is what you get. Roughstock recently had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Jamey Johnson. Among the things he discussed were his opinions of why his first record deal failed, his thoughts on country music, what he does t
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Jamey Johnson - Mowin' Down The Roses

With a song title like "Mowin' Down The Roses," a video was bound to be made for the Jamey Johnson song. With In Color doing well on radio, this one's likely only to be a video single. Look for Roughstock's interview with Jamey soon.
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Katie Armiger - Believe

Nashville is a town that is perpetually following trends so it was inevitable that labels would seek out other pretty teenage girls and sign them to record deals after Taylor Swift exlploded on the scene. While it'd be easy to peg Katie Armiger as a 'follower,' she has actua
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Hal Ketchum Records New Album The Old Way

After recording and touring behind albums in Europe the past few years, Hal Ketchum is set to return with an all-new record featuring 13 tracks. All of them penned by Ketchum except for a cover of Tom Waits "Jersey Girl." Read what Hal has to say about the project.