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Joe Nichols Signs With Red Bow Records

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It’s been a busy week in the world of country music and it’s about to get busier. At a press conference held on Wednesday (October 31) at the Hard Rock Café in Nashville, Broken Bow Records, alongside its sister label, Stoney Creek Records, announced the birth of a new label. Broken Bow will be teaming up with RED Distribution to create a new label called Red Bow Records. Broken Bow is known as one of country music’s independent labels representing artists including: Jason Aldean, Dustin Lynch, Thompson Square and Randy Houser.

The first artists signed to the new indie imprint were announced on Wednesday as well. Country hit maker, Joe Nichols, known for his country hits “Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off” and “Brokenheartsville” was added to the label’s roster after a private meeting in Nashville. Nichols was previously signed with The label will also welcome country-rocker, Rachel Farley who recently toured with Jason Aldean.

Who else would you like to see join Red Bow Records?

Joe Nichols Leaves Showdog

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Country music crooner Joe Nichols and Showdog-Universal Records have amicably split ways, the singer announced on Twitter. Joe was given permission to find another contract that will better suit him as an artist, and there’s no hard feelings between the parties if his Tweets are any indication.

“I’d like to thank Showdog Univerisal for doing the right thing. I’m FREE!”

Joe didn’t want that taken the wrong way, and quickly clarified his tweet:

“Just to be clear, I’m VERY thankful for Showdog and what they have done for me. Our relationship has just reached its limits and I wish them luck.”

Joe’s fanclub party set for May 8th at the Country Music Hall of Fame is still on. Tickets are $45 each, and there is a wait list. Get your tickets for the wait list here.

Joe Nichols, Toby Keith & Eli Young Band Added To American Country New Years Eve

Joe Nichols, Toby Keith and the Eli Young Band are the latest additions to the “American Country New Years Eve Live” line-up. The special, which will air on FOX on New Years Eve, features the best in country music live from New York City and the Las Vegas strip. Rodney Carrington will serve as host, with performances from Lauren Alaina and Rodney Atkins already announced. All performers will perform their latest hits as they help to countdown the minutes to 2012.

“American Country New Years Eve Live” airs on FOX starting at 11 pm EST, and will air tape-delayed for other time zones.

Joe Nichols Cut by Cut & Hear His Whole Album For Free!

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It’s only a week left for Joe Nichols fans waiting for his new album. He’ll be releasing “It’s All Good” on Tuesday, November 8th on Showdog-Universal Records. For those fans not wanting to wait, you can stream his entire album for free on his official website until Friday just by submitting your e-mail address to join his newsletter. We have the cut by cut of “It’s All Good” by the former ACM and CMA New Artist Of The Year.  Read the story behind each song on the album and why he’s proud this time around:

Joe Nichols Will Be “All Good” In November

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Joe Nichols will be releasing his first effort on new home Showdog-Universal on November 8th. The record “It’s All Good” will feature 10 brand new studio tracks including his latest single “Take It Off.” It will be his first brand-new studio album since 2009. Joe just released a Greatest Hits album back in January.

“Yes, this is about commercial success, but if you want to make something that lasts, it’s about art, too. I want to bring a traditional sound into 2011 and 2012, to keep it faithful and make sure we’re still connecting with today’s listener.”

For the full track listing, and official album cover, of “It’s All Good” click the “read more” button:

Joe Nichols to Host ACM Honors Event This Year

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The Academy of Country Music announced the host for the 5th annual ACM Honors event this year. Joe Nichols will host the event for the first time on September 19th at the historic Ryman Auditorium. The ACM Honors special is an evening dedicated to recognizing honorees on and off-camera. This years honorees include Reba McEntire, Taylor Swift, the Country Strong movie, Garth Brooks, and Hank Cochran will be awarded posthumously at the event. Other musicians and producers will also receive special awards that night.

“Hosting the ACM Honors is definitely a high point in my career,” Nichols said. “To share the stage with such an incredible array of talent is a distinction I don’t take lightly, and I am honored that the Academy of Country Music asked me to host the event.”

The special award recipients are as follows:

Reba McEntire – Career Achievement Award
Taylor Swift – Jim Reeves International Award
Garth Brooks – Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award
Hank Cochran – Poet’s Award (posthumously)
John Dorris – Mae Boren Axton Award
Larry Gaitlin & The Gaitlin Brothers – Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award
Country Strong – Tex Ritter Award
Tom T. Hall – Poet’s Award

Tickets will be on sale on Ticketmaster for the public, but the on-sale date is still to be announced. For more information on the ACM Honors event, see the official ACM website.

Joe Nichols Partners up with Dunkin Donuts for Tour

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Joe Nichols has partnered up with the Dunkin Donuts chain for his 2011 Nationwide Concert Tour. As part of the partnership, Nichols will take over Dunkin Donuts’ Facebook page on Wednesday for a live chat with his fans. He’ll also perform a short acoustic concert and answer questions from his fans during this live stream.

“Dunkin’ Donuts already made my favorite coffee, so there was an immediate interest on my part,” said NICHOLS. “And after seeing them so proactively supporting the troops via the USO, and given my very public support of military personnel, we found out we had even more in common. The more we talked, the more the connection between us grew. I can’t imagine a better fit.”

Nichols was a key part of Dunkin Donuts’ national partnership with the USO. Fans can watch the live stream at the official Facebook page here.

Ira Dean signs with Average Joe’s Entertainment

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Average Joe’s Entertainment is pleased to announce that singer/songwriter Ira Dean, formerly of the trio “Trick Pony,” has been added to their team.

“Ira is a true triple threat:  he’s a hit songwriter, a great singer and a true entertainer!  We are thrilled to welcome him to Average Joe’s,” said Tom Baldrica, President of Average Joe’s Entertainment.

ACM Party For A Cause Festival Lineup Announced – April 4-5/Las Vegas

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Finally, what country fans have been waiting for! The ACM Party For A Cause® full lineup has been released along with the schedule!

In case you missed our previous post on this event, here is a quick recap. The Second Annual Party For A Cause will be a two-day music event that will be closing out The Week Vegas Goes Country® festival and leading up to The 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday, April 6.

During these two days, the open-air venue of Caesars Entertainment’s The LINQ and feature multiple stages for ongoing LIVE country music performances, interactive games, a country marketplace, and more to be announced. This year’s Party For A Cause® Festival will be hosted by Outnumber Hunger and ACM Lifting Lives and be headlined by Rascal Flatts (Friday) and Keith Urban (Saturday). Tickets may be purchased through tickmaster.com.

Exclusive Interview: Introducing The Brodie Stewart Band

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While hailing from California, Brodie Stewart still has some southern roots. As a young child, some of Brodie’s favorite things to do were attending the Rodeo, listening to country music, singing and playing the guitar. This is what influenced Brodie to start his own southern rock band, where he got to tour the country opening up for big artists in sold out arenas.

After this, Brodie returned to his love of country music. He wrote tracks for his own band, and also wrote and produced songs for various other artists. It wasn’t long until Brodie was signed by Martin Kierszenbaum, the president of Cherrytree/Interscope Records, for a song/production deal to their label. Not long after that, Brodie signed a publishing deal with Warner/Chappell Music Publishing.

While gearing up for the release of their debut album, “Born American,” The Brodie Stewart Band has been touring the west coast opening up for big names such as Lee Brice, Thompson Square, Easton Corbin, Joe Nichols, Blues Traveler, Lonestar, Chris Cable, Jason Michael Carroll, Terri Clark, Josh Gracin, Casey James, The Farm, Moonshine Bandits, Greg Bates, Christian Kane, Chuck Wicks, and many more!