Month: August 2018

Name: Jim Duff Occupation: Songwriter

The story goes that even though he is known for many different talents, Kris Kristofferson always lists his occupation as songwriter. Jim Duff should do the same.   NAME: I met him a long time ago outside my office in the world famous RCA Building on Music Row.  He was working on a project with a producer friend of mine and we struck up a conversation. Years later he called out of the blue and said he had another album project and asked if I would help.  We met.  I listened to his story. I listened to his songs...

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Clint Bitchin’ Richardson Returns Tonight At The Local!

Bitchin’ Bitchin’.  Yeah, bitchin’. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Clint Richardson (right) is a bitchin’ guitar slinger. Not only is he a total, bonafide badass.  He is one of my heroes. Let me tell you why. Let’s Rock Clint and his brother, Tate have never wanted to do anything but rock.  When they were kids they used to stack boxes around the house and pretend they were Marshall stacks and pantomime to the stereo blasting Ozzy, Judas Priest and more. They have both grown to be incredibly talented guitar players and songwriters. These days they...

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Chris Keaton

Chris is a Nashville-based entertainment industry executive, award winning music publisher, artist management consultant and a 2016 Inductee in the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame.