Big Machine Records


Big Machine Records

Infobox record label
name = Big Machine Records


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founded = 2005
founder = Scott Borchetta
distributor = Universal Music Group
genre = Country
country = USA
location = Nashville, Tennessee
url = http://www.bigmachinerecords.com

Big Machine Records is a American independent record label specializing in country music artists. It was launched in 2005 by former DreamWorks Records executive Scott Borchetta. The label was part of a joint venture between Borchetta and country singer Toby Keith, although Keith dropped his affiliation in 2006. Big Machine is based in Nashville, Tennessee, and its records are distributed by Universal Music Group.

In November 2007, Big Machine Records founded a subsidiary imprint called Valory Music Group. Acts signed to this roster include Jimmy Wayne (who was formerly signed to Big Machine), Jewel, and Justin Moore. [cite web |url=http://www.countrystandardtime.com/news/newsitem.asp?xid=1073&t=Big_Machine_starts_new_label_signs_Jewel_Jimmy_Wayne_Justin_Moore |title=Big Machine starts new label, signs Jewel, Jimmy Wayne, Justin Moore |accessdate=2007-11-08 |date=2007-11-02 |work=Country Standard Time.com] By late 2008, the label began promoting Canadian acts Adam Gregory and Emerson Drive, who are also signed to Midas Records. [ [http://thevalorymusicco.com/index.cfm?id=6&viewStory=35 Country Chart-Topping Emerson Drive Joins The Valory Music Co.] ]

Acts on Big Machine

*Garth Brooks (Big Machine/Pearl)
*Kate & Kacey Coppola
*Adam Gregory (Big Machine/Midas)
*Jack Ingram
*Danielle Peck
*Sunny Sweeney
*Taylor Swift
*Trisha Yearwood

Formerly signed to Big Machine

*Dusty Drake
*Fisher Stevenson
*Jimmy Wayne

Acts on Valory

*Emerson Drive (Midas/Valory)
*Jewel
*Justin Moore
*Jimmy Wayne

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*Scott Borchetta - President/CEO
*Andrew Kautz - General Manager
*Jack Purcell - VP Promotion
*Kelly Rich - VP Marketing
*John Zarling - National Director New Media
*Sandi Spika - VP Creative Services

References

External links

* [http://www.bigmachinerecords.com Big Machine Records]
* [http://www.sandispika.com Sandi Spika Borchetta Website]

ee also

* List of record labels


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