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Country Music Hall of Fame 2012 Inductees

It's been announced that Connie Smith, Hargus 'Pig' Robbins and Garth Brooks will be joining country music legends in the Country Music Hall of Fame. Operated by the non-profit Country Music Foundation (CMF), the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum identifies and documents trends in the ever-evolving history and traditions of what is arguably the most popular music genre in North America. Established in 1967 and located in Nashville, Tennessee, the museum is housed in a state-of-the art building which serves as a venue for live performances and public programs, as well as displaying all manner of memorabilia connected to country music.

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CBE Awarded to Producer Steve Lillywhite

Award-winning record producer, Stephen (Steve) Lillywhite, has made Queen Elizabeth's 2012 New Year's Honors List by being named a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) for his services to music. With a career spanning decades, and being linked with a multitude of celebrated artists and bands, Steve Lillywhite has been an enduring presence in the highly competitive music industry - on both sides of the Atlantic. He has been involved in the production of more than five hundred records and has seen unknown bands become international stars since he first entered the music industry in 1972 as a tape operator for Polygram.

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Bruce Springsteen Keynote Speaker at SXSW

Next year's South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival (SXSW) will be taking place from 9 to 18 March 2012. It was recently announced the renowned singer and musician Bruce Springsteen will be the keynote speaker, addressing the audience on 15 March 2012 from the stage at the Austin Convention Center in Texas.

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Southern Ground Music and Food Festival

The Zac Brown Band has become well known for their exceptional music, including seven singles that have reached the number one spot on the Billboard country charts. Heading up the band is Zac Brown, who came up with the concept of the fantastic upcoming three-day Southern Ground Music & Food Festival. This event will see brilliant music and delicious food combining forces to offer festival-goers a mind-blowing experience.

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Disbanded R.E.M. Thank Fans for Support

As the news that R.E.M. has decided to call it a day was announced on the legendary band's website, dismay rippled around the music-loving world at hyperspeed via the plethora of social media websites that appear to be leaving conventional reporting in the dust. Hopes that the news was some kind of hacking hoax were dashed when Warner Brothers officially confirmed the split, noting that referring to R.E.M. as one of the greatest bands in contemporary music would be an understatement, and that their music has inspired millions of fans worldwide as well as influencing countless songwriters and performers, and their music will no doubt continue to do so.

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