JONESBOROUGH, TennesseeÂ â€“ Mountain Music Entertainment Inc. announces the addition of Nu-Blu, Grasstowne, Junior Sisk and Ramblers Choice, Ralph Stanley II, Â Karl Shiflett and Big Country Show, Misty Stevens and Reminisce Road, and the Niall Toner Band from Ireland to their associate list. The booking, promotion, and artist management agency also announced the development of several new concert series and events for the upcoming year and 2012.
â€œMy interest in bluegrass and old time music runs as deep as my Western North Carolina roots. My Aunt first introduced me to bluegrass during her time as the President of the Bill Monroe Fan Club until Mr. Monroe’s death in 1996. She and my Father were always involved in promoting various bluegrass events and artists as I was growing up.â€ said Steve Johnson CEO of Mountain Music Entertainment. â€œI am extremely excited about forming Mountain Music Entertainment Inc., representing our artist roster, and carrying on the family tradition of promoting and representing live musicâ€.
In addition to artist representation, Mountain Music Entertainment Inc. is pleased to offer a variety of music events in 2011 and 2012 including the Historic Jonesborough Bluegrass Series. Additional information about the events and the artists can be found at www.mountainmusicentertainment.com .
â€œWe are extremely excited to be working with Mountain Music Entertainment,â€ said artist Karl Shiflett of Karl Shiflett and Big Country Show. â€œWe look forward to having their help with our efforts.â€ Â Nu-Blu Bluegrass Artists have signed on with Mountain Music Entertainment for artist management. Daniel Routh of Nu-Blu had this to say about the partnership â€œSteveâ€™s business experience, formal education, and longstanding connections with bluegrass and other forms of music will be an invaluable combination for us as we move forward in this new relationship!â€
All artists represented by Mountain Music Entertainment Inc. are currently booking for 2011 and beyond. The artists are available to perform at festivals, music venues, and private or corporate events around the United States and abroad. Please contact Mountain Music Entertainment Inc. for additional information.
About Mountain Music Entertainment Inc.
Mountain Music Entertainment Inc. is a full service booking, management, and event promotion agency. The organization represents artists of all musical genres specializing in bluegrass, old time, and country music promotion. The agencyâ€™s vision is to be regarded as a high quality, ethical, friendly, and dependable down home organization with the goal of providing a personal touch to artists and those that love music by creating a special â€œtake your shoes off and rest a spellâ€ feeling with the artists represented and events. Â Mountain Music Entertainment is based in Jonesborough, Tennessee with additional offices in Nashville, Tennessee.