John Grady

  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. This Week In Music: Crush Management's John Grady on Developing Young Artists

    April 10, 2012 3:01 PM EDT In the most recent installment of This Week in Music, Topspin's Ian Rogers talks to John Grady of Crush Management Nashville about the resurgance of bluegrass and developing young artists. To Grady, the success - 9 Grammys worth - of the O Br ...

  3. John Grady Opens Crush Management Office in Nashville

    May 25, 2011 4:16 PM EDT Veteran Nashville music executive John Grady has opened up a Nashville office of Crush Management . The first clients are Sony Music Nashville artist Kristen Kelly and the Nashville-based duo of Sarah Zimmerman and Justin Davis. "We've b ...

  4. Essig, Grady Lead ACM Board

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Academy of Country Music (ACM) has announced new officers for its board of directors for the 2008-2009 term, following recently held elections. CAA's Rod Essig is now chairman of the board; Red Light Management's John Grady is presid ...

  5. Exclusive: Top Companies Form Groundbreaking New Publishing Partnership

    November 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST What began as an indie publisher seeking advice about the Nashville market from a couple of manager friends has turned into a first-of-its-kind publishing partnership. Two competing artist management companies, Red Light Management and Vector Mana ...

  6. Nashville Shocker: Sony, RLG To Merge

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sony president Grady will exit by April 21. Sony BMG employees received a memo today from chief executive Rolf Schmidt-Holtz revealing plans to combine the company's two Nashville operations. Those operations, RCA Label Group (RLG) and Sony M ...

  7. Moran Replaces Macky At Epic

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Moves from Sony sister label Columbia. In the wake of VP of national promotion Bill Macky's April 12 dismissal from Epic Records, Tom Moran has been elevated to that position, reporting to label president John Grady. Moran previously was dire ...

  8. Macky Exits Epic

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Promotion vet let go April 12. Bill Macky, the VP of national promotion at Epic Records in Nashville, was let go April 12. Macky was upped to that position at Epic in December, 2004 when Sony Music Nashville president John Grady split the upper ma ...

  9. Sony's Campbell Adds VP Stripes

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Continues to report to John Grady. As first tipped in Inside Track in Billboard's Aug. 27 issue, Craig Campbell has been officially promoted to VP of media/publicity at Sony Music Nashville. He continues to report to label president John Grad ...

  10. Sony Nashville Revamps Promo Team

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Nashville president John Grady has restructured the company's promotion department, separating the Epic and Columbia labels into two distinct teams. The labels had previously maintained sep Sony Music Nashville president John Grady ...