Hicks Guests On KFAV FM In Warrenton, MO This Tuesday

October 19, 2014  |  No Comments

Hicks - Truck1This Tuesday, October 21st, recent ICoMA Award winner, and British CMA Award winner, Hicks will be the featured guest on KFAV FM in Warrenton, MO.  At 7:45am CT/8:45 ET,  Hicks’ taped interview with Kelley Lamm will air on KFAV FM.  Listeners can tune in at http://streamdb2web.securenetsystems.net/v5/KFAV. Find out all about the success of his debut US Single, “Hayride” and more!

Ed Roman Tops CMG Global Radio’s DJ Hit List Chart With “I Told You So”

October 15, 2014  |  No Comments

ed roman imea awardsMTS Management Group is happy to announce Ed Roman has the Number One single on the CMG Global Radio DJ Hit List Top 20 Chart.  Ed’s single, “I Told You So” tops the chart for October 15, 2014.  His track bests releases from Josey Milner, Hicks, and Richard Lynch.  ”I Told You So” comes from Ed’s album, Letters From High Latitudes (MTS Records). Read More

Whiskey And Cigarettes Show Welcomes BCMA Award Winner, Hicks This Sunday!

October 14, 2014  |  No Comments

whiskey&cigarettes_banner transparentWhiskey and Cigarettes Country Radio Show is happy to announce the airing of their exclusive interview with British Country Music Association Award winner, Hicks. The Swedish country rocker is currently promoting his debut US single and Top 100 Music Row chart hit, “Hayride.”
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Josey Milner Guests On “Love, Liberty and Lip Gloss” This Thursday

October 14, 2014  |  No Comments

graduation day 6This Thursday, country starlet, Josey Milner will be the guest on “Love, Liberty and Lip Gloss.” The show will air their pre-recorded conversation at 7pm ET/6CT. Tune in to hear Josey talk about her upcoming new single release, her anti-bullying crusade, and her holiday plans. The online radio show is broadcast at http://www.writestreamradio.com/. Love, Liberty & Lip Gloss is an online radio show hosted by Writestream Radio Network hosts Lisa Tarves and Daria DiGiovanni, covering women’s issues.

Doug Briney Embraces His Roots At Traditional Country Music Fall Festival

October 11, 2014  |  No Comments

traditional country music festMTS Management Group is happy to announce Doug Briney will be performing at the Traditional Country Music Fall Festival in Lebanon, TN.  The free event is being held on October 25, 2014 at Smitty’s Bar and Grill on the Hill, located at 1960 Murfreesboro Rd. in Lebanon, TN. The festival begins at 12 noon, and it includes performances by Mark Brine, Brad Howard, Hershel Butts, Jamie Wayz, Danny Hardin, Billy Darnell and others. A special tribute performance to Jimmy C. Newman and George Hamilton IV, performed by Ross Key Country Band, will begin at 8pm. The 21 and over event is presented by the Traditional Country Network. Read More

Josey Milner: CMT Top 100 Artists!

October 11, 2014  |  No Comments

CONGRATULATIONS to Josey Milner on making the CMT.com Top 100 Artists Chart!  Josey charted at #82 on 10/11/14, right behind artists like Hank Williams, Jr, Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings, and right ahead of Loretta Lynn and Sugarland!  The chart is updated daily and is based on visits to the artists page.  To help Josey climb the chart, please visit her CMT page at www.cmt.com/artists/josey-milner.

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Marshall Dane And Josey Milner “Get Unleashed” This Monday

October 10, 2014  |  No Comments

graduation day 3This Monday, October 13th, starting at 6pm ET/5Ct, two of country music’s hottest new artists are visiting the “Get Unleashed” radio show!  Josey Milner and Marshall Dane will be the guests, with Josey starting things off at 6pm ET, and Marshall following at 6:30pm ET.  Find out what Josey’s been up to, since her chart-topping “Cowgirls” single.  Rumor has it, she has a new single ready to be “unleashed” in the next month or so.  Marshall’s been busy writing for his next album in Nashville, and I’m sure he’ll be sharing some stories from his Greenland tour, too!  ”Get Unleashed” has featured interviews with Dolly Parton, Crystal Waters, Taylor Dayne and many other top stars.  Don’t miss Josey and Marshall this Monday as they “Get Unleashed!”  The show airs live at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/getunleashed.marshall dane

Michael Stover Of MTS Management Group Shares Advice And Insights In Simon S. Tam’s Best Seller

October 9, 2014  |  No Comments

music hacks coverMichael Stover, owner of MTS Management Group and MTS Records was recently asked to share his advice and insights on the music industry for Simon S. Tam’s book, “Music Hacks: The Daily Habits of the Self-made Musician.” The book offers expert instructions and specific actions for succeeding in the music business. In addition to Mr. Tam offering his own career advice, gained from his experience as bassist for The Slants, the world’s first All-Asian American dance rock band, Simon calls upon 12 industry pros to share their knowledge. Michael Stover joins CD Baby founder, Derek Sivers; Oregon Music Hall of Fame President, Terry Currier; former VP of A&R at Epic Records, Ray Daniels; and others.  Mr. Stover authored the chapter entitled, “The Kind of Artists Managers Are Looking For.” Read More

Xander Demos Is “Kicking Ax” On Rockwired’s Top 10 Lead Guitarists List

October 9, 2014  |  No Comments

rockwired october2014Shred metal guitarist, Xander Demos (Sabbath Judas Sabbath, XDB) has been selected as one of Rockwired’s Top 10 Lead Guitarists in Active Rock.  The annual list is published as part of the webzine’s “Kicking Ax” editorial special. The 20-page feature is available in the October issue of Brian Lush’s Rockwired. Xander is spotlighted in a 2-page, full-color spread, which includes an exclusive audio interview.  Other guitarists featured are Dave Bates (Edge Of Paradise), Rachel Rekkit (Crashdollz), and Chris Lane (Station).  Rockwired’s October issue is available for download at http://www.rockwired.com/rockwiredmagazine30/october2014.html#/36. Read More

MTS Management Group And Clients Take Home Five Awards At 2nd Annual IMEA Awards

October 7, 2014  |  No Comments

imea 2014 cropMTS Management Group would like to congratulate their artists, Doug Briney, Ed Roman, Jiggley Jones and radio show client, ”Whiskey And Cigarettes” on their 2014 International Music and Entertainment Association (IMEA) Awards. Country artist, Doug Briney won his first IMEA Award, for Best Music Video, “Unknown Soldier.” Ed Roman also won his first IMEA Award, for Best Adult Contemporary Artist of the Year.  Jiggley Jones took home his second IMEA Award for Adult Contemporary Song of the Year, “Walk On Me.”  Jones was named Songwriter of the Year at last year’s awards.  ”Whiskey and Cigarettes” radio show was named Internet Radio Show of the Year. MTS Management Group also won for Management Company of the Year.  It is their second consecutive win in that category.  The 2nd Annual IMEA Awards took place on Saturday, October 4th, at the Paramount Theater in Ashland, KY. Read More