Muscle Shoals

  1. Sundance Live: Dave Grohl, Muscle Shoals Tribute & Darlene Love in the Mix

    January 20, 2013 3:25 PM EST star-lined Dave Grohl party, a tribute to the music of Muscle Shoals, Ala., and legendary back-up singers stepping into the spotlight are among the music highlights on tap for the Sundance Film Festival. Park City Live, the former Harry O's, ...

  2. Frances Preston, Former BMI CEO and Pioneering Female Exec, Dead at 83

    June 13, 2012 10:13 AM EDT (Photo: Richard Patire) Frances Williams Preston, longtime president/CEO of BMI, a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and a pioneering executive in the music industry, died this morning in Nashville from congestive heart failure, according t ...

  3. Business Matters: Spotify's Reported $4 Billion Valuation in Perspective

    March 26, 2012 5:08 PM EDT Spotify Looking For Billions In Funding Spotify is reported to be seeking funding of $3.5 billion, according to Business Insider , or $4 billion, according to the Financial Times . The company has over 10 million active users, well over 3 million ...

  4. Shenandoah Bassist Ezell Dies

    December 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST Ralph Ezell, the bass player for country band Shenandoah, died Nov. 30 in South Dakota of an apparent heart attack. He was 54. "We will all miss him deeply," the band's Mike McGuire said in a prepared statement. "We are proud t ...

  5. Hacker Takes 'Nashville Star' Crown

    March 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Angela Hacker, from the musical hotbed of Muscle Shoals, Ala., beat out her brother Zac and another finalist David St. Romain, from Baton Rouge, La., to win the fifth season of "Nashville Star" last night (March 1) in Nashville. With her ...

  6. Fame Records Pacts With EMI Music Marketing

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deal covers new releases and catalog. Fame Records, based in Muscle Shoals, Ala. today (Oct. 11) revealed that it has signed a North American distribution pact with EMI Music Marketing. Under the deal, EMI will distribute Fame product by new artis ...