Emmylou Harris

  1. I.R.S. Nashville Imprint Names John Grady President

    October 22, 2013 7:45 PM EDT Veteran Nashville music executive John Grady has been named the president of I.R.S. Nashville, a new label based on the imprint started 34 years ago and revived by EMI two years ago. Grady will continue serving as partner at Crush Management.   ...

  2. Backbeat: Ed Sheeran, Emmylou Harris, Lupe Fiasco Rock the Grammy’s Music Preservation Project

    February 08, 2013 5:18 PM EST Above, L-R: Rodney Crowell, President/CEO of The Recording Academy Neil Portnow, and musician Emmylou Harris arrive at the Music Preservation Project 'Play It Forward' on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Ko ...

  3. How Miranda Lambert's Chart-Topping Pistol Annies Defied Decades of Nashville Convention

    September 06, 2011 8:17 AM EDT Amid significant roster and personnel restructuring at Sony Music Nashville last week, Miranda Lambert has been reassigned from Columbia to RCA, a detail that seems small in light of her historic No. 1 debut on Billboard's Top Country Albums ...

  4. Alan Jackson To Be Honored By ASCAP

    August 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Country star Alan Jackson will be honored with ASCAP's Founders Award at the organization's 48th annual Country Music Awards on Sept. 14. The event is invitation-only and will honor the songwriters and publishers of ASCAP's most per ...

  5. Sarah McLachlan, Miranda Lambert Among Lilith Highlights

    July 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Despite lackluster ticket sales, 11 date cancellations and co-headliner Kelly Clarkson dropping out, Lilith Fair 2010 proved that after a 10-year absence, it's still a viable tour. Brandi Carlile kicked off the main-stage entertainment at the ...

  6. Sarah McLachlan Resurfaces With New Album, Tour

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Canadian singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan is back with her first album of original music in seven years, "Laws of Illusion," and plans to hit the road again with other female musicians. McLachlan, recently divorced and with two young da ...

  7. Sarah McLachlan, Mary J. Blige To Headline 2010 Lilith Tour

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sarah McLachlan will headline the main stage at Lilith 2010, the reborn touring music festival which highlights women in music that she co-founded in the 1997. Among the artists joining Mclachlan on the road will be Mary J. Blige, Sheryl Crow, Ery ...

  8. Miller, Fogerty Honored At Americana Music Awards

    September 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Buddy Miller won four awards and veteran John Fogerty received a special honor Thursday night at the eighth annual Americana Music Association Honors and Awards Show. Miller, a singer-songwriter, won artist of the year; album of the year for " ...

  9. Harris Among Country Hall Inductees

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Country Music Hall of Fame has four new members: Emmylou Harris, Tom T. Hall, the Statler Brothers and the late Ernest "Pop" Stoneman. Their selection was announced Tuesday by the Country Music Association. They will be formally indu ...

  10. Griffin, Avett Brothers Tops At Americana Awards

    November 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Patty Griffin and the Avett Brothers were the top winners at the Americana Music Association's sixth annual Honors and Awards, held Nov. 1 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Griffin took home honors in artist of the year and the a ...

  11. Lovett, Harris Man The Decks For Cayamo Cruise

    June 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Lyle Lovett and Emmylou Harris will take to the seas together to headline the inaugural Cayamo music cruise, which will set sail Feb. 4 through Feb. 10. With other guests including Shawn Colvin, Buddy Miller, Patty Griffin and John Hiatt, the crui ...

  12. Review: Patty Griffin's 'Children Running Through'

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Patty Griffin: "Children Running Through" Producers: Patty Griffin, Mike McCarthy ATO Release Date: Feb. 6 Patty Griffin's latest release has it all: great production, catchy tunes, strong vocals, a killer backup band and an origina ...

  13. Rymer Rings In New Year With Montage

    January 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Music Row veteran Bobby Rymer has joined Nashville-based Montage Music Group as the head of its newly-formed publishing division. Most recently, Rymer had been running his own publishing company, but he previously served as VP/GM of the Nashville ...

  14. Manager Ed Tickner Dies

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Represented artists including Emmylou Harris, Gram Parsons. Manager Eddie Tickner died May 2 from leukemia in Tucson, Arizona at the age of 78. Tickner represented an array of artists during his career including The Byrds, Emmylou Harris, The Flyi ...

  15. Jerry Douglas Signs With CAA

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST To rep for touring, tv/movie soundtracks, more. Dobro virtuoso/composer/producer Jerry Douglas has signed with Creative Artists Agnecy. CAA will represent Douglas in touring, television and movie soundtracks, and projects for advertising and promo ...

  16. Petty To Receive Century Award From Armstrong

    December 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Tom Petty will receive the Century Award from Green Day vocalist/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong at next week's 2005 Billboard Music Awards. As previously reported, the event will be held Tuesday (Dec. Tom Petty will receive the Century Award ...

  17. Prine, Miller Top Americana Awards

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran roots-music artists Buddy Miller and John Prine took the top honors at the Americana Music Assn.'s fourth annual Americana Honors & Awards, held Sept. 9 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Veteran roots-music artists Buddy M ...

  18. Clark, Stuart To Receive Lifetime AMAs

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Show set for Sept. 9. Guy Clark and Marty Stuart will receive lifetime achievement awards from the Americana Music Assn. during the trade group's fourth annual AMA Honors & Awards, set for Sept. 9 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Cla ...

  19. Country Hall Of Fame Festival To Bow Next Spring

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST John F. Kennedy Center is a partner. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is partnering with the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to present a country music festival next spring. Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris will serve as honor ...

  20. Country Hall Of Fame Festival To Bow Next Spring

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST John F. Kennedy Center is a partner. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is partnering with the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to present a country music festival next spring. Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris will serve as honor ...

  21. Producer/Musician Steve Burgh Dies

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Worked with Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, others. NEW YORK (AP) -- Steve Burgh, a record producer and musician who worked with Billy Joel, the Ramones, Phoebe Snow and others, died of a heart attack Monday at his home in Kingston, N.Y., said his lawy ...

  22. Paisley, Harris, EMI Win At ASCAP Country Awards

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Brad Paisley, Chris DuBois, Neil Thrasher, and Emmylou Harris and EMI Music Publishing were the top honorees at the 42nd Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards, held last night (Nov. 8) at Nashville's Opry Brad Paisley, Chris DuBois, Neil Thrasher ...

  23. Stars To Come Out For George Jones

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT November PBS special to feature top acts. George Jones will be the subject of an all-star tribute to air Nov. 25 on PBS. Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Harry Connick Jr., Aaron Neville, Martina McBride and Wynonna are among the artists scheduled to ...

  24. Norman Exits As Warner Nashville Prez

    June 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Executive held post for 21 years. Jim Ed Norman has exited Warner Bros. Records in Nashville, where he has been president for 21 years. While his departure had been rumored, the 55-year-old Norman was not expected to exit until the end of the year ...

  25. Stars To Pack Grammy Telecast

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Nominees and celebrated entertainers from the music, movie and television world are expected to pack the Staples Center in Los Angeles for Sunday's (Feb. 8) 46th annual Grammy Awards. Nominees and celebrated entertainers from the music, movie ...

  26. Cash, Sabbath Sets Among Big Catalog Projects Due

    January 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sets to fete icons of metal, country and rock Icons of metal, country and rock are among the subjects covered by major catalog titles to be released during the first quarter. Rhino in March will deliver "Black Box: The Complete Original Black ...

  27. Cash, Sabbath Sets Among Big Catalog Projects Due

    January 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Boxes due from metal, country and rock icons Icons of metal, country and rock are among the subjects covered by major catalog titles to be released during the first quarter. Rhino in March will deliver "Black Box: The Complete Original Black ...