14X Grammy Award-Winning Guitarist, Singer and Songwriter, Dan Tyminski, Inks Recording Deal With 8 Track Entertainment

Grammy, IBMA and CMA award-winning multi-platinum star, Dan Tyminski, has signed a worldwide recording contract with Muscle Shoals/Nashville-based 8 Track Entertainment, it was announced today by 8 Track Entertainment President, Noah Gordon. Tyminski’s first single for the label, “Hey Brother,” a global smash originally recorded with Swedish DJ Avicii, will be released this fall. Currently on tour with The Dan Tyminski Band, Tyminski will co-host the 33rd IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards with Ronnie Bowman on September 29, 2022 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

"Noah Gordon's roots in bluegrass, and his passion for music, have me excited to be working with him and his team," commented Tyminski. 


“Dan’s musicianship and unrivalled artistry speaks for itself,” said 8 Track Entertainment President, Gordon. “He is carrying on the tradition of those legendary bluegrass and Americana acts that have paved the way and he continues to bridge the gap for the next generation.” 

Tyminski hit the road this year on tour with The Dan Tyminski Band in support of his recently released EP celebrating Tony Rice’s legacy – “One More Time Before You Go: A Tribute To Tony Rice.” The Dan Tyminski Band is comprised of Harry Clark (mandolin), Maddie Denton (fiddle), Jason Davis (banjo), Grace Davis (bass) and Gaven Largent (dobro). Tyminiski has also been in the studio recording a new album scheduled for release early in 2023.



About Dan Tyminski:
Throughout his 30+ year career, Dan Tyminski has left his mark in every corner of modern music. Tyminski’s voice famously accompanies George Clooney's performance of the Stanley Brother's Classic song, "I'm A Man of Constant Sorrow," in the film, Oh Brother, Where Art Thou and his vocal collaboration with Swedish DJ Avicii on the song “Hey, Brother” was a global smash, having been streamed over 1 billion times to date. 
 
Dan has also contributed guitar and/or harmony to projects by Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, LeAnn Rimes, Colt Ford, Aaron Lewis and Rob Thomas, to name a few. In addition to his highly successful solo career, Dan Tyminski has played guitar and mandolin for Alison Krauss and Union Station since 1994. His unmatched instrumental skills and burnished, soulful tenor voice have been key components of the band. 
 
Dan has been honored with 14 Grammy Awards, was named Male Vocalist of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association four times and was recognized as 2004’s Male Vocalist of the Year by the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music in America. 

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GRAMMY-WINNING NOAH GORDON LAUNCHES 8 TRACK ENTERTAINMENT

LATEST, MUSIC NEWS MARCH 16, 2022 BY MUSIC CONNECTION


Grammy award-winning recording engineer/producer and ASCAP Award-winning songwriter, Noah Gordon, has launched 8 Track Entertainment a multi-faceted global entertainment entity with music publishing, music production and live touring events divisions under the 8 Track Entertainment moniker. Exciting details about the new company including a new country record label will be released in the coming weeks.

Led by Gordon, initial staff announcements include Jeff Goodwin, Vice President/Marketing and Partnerships; Bill Harbin, Vice President/Corporate Partnerships; and Claire Cook-Taylor, Vice President/Public Relations/Media.

“It’s truly an exciting time to be in Entertainment… feels like the Wild West! 8 Track isn’t traditional… we’re bringing decades of experience in Corporate Relationships & Partnerships and marrying that to a completely independent music, media, marketing, touring and content driven company. 8 Track is rooted in the nostalgia of Muscle Shoals, but we know how to do business in 2022."

The recently launched publishing division, 8 Track Publishing, has already celebrated the company’s first #1 Billboard Hot Country Song (Aaron Lewis/“Am I The Only One”) co-written by 8-Track’s multi-platinum hit songwriter, Ira Dean. Dean also penned five songs and co-produced Lewis’ #1 album “Fraying on Both Ends” which topped iTunes Country Album chart in January 2022.

Noah Gordon A 30-year music industry veteran, Gordon production credits include songs featuring country music stars such as Keith Urban, Billy Ray Cyrus, Tanya Tucker, Toby Keith, Wynonna, Kix Brooks, Ronnie Dunn, Brad Paisley, Montgomery Gentry, Jake Owen, Darius Rucker, Sam Grow, Jacob Bryant and more. In addition, Gordon produced Colt Ford’s #1 Billboard Country Album and #1 Billboard Indie album, “Declaration of Independence” and Ford’s #1 Billboard Rap Album and #1 Billboard Indie album, “Thanks For Listening.” An ASCAP award-winning songwriter, Gordon has over 50 cuts by country's biggest stars such as Charlie Daniels, John Michael Montgomery, Randy Travis, Craig Morgan, Joe Nichols and Clay Walker. Gordon was most recently V.P. A&R/Publishing at Average Joes Entertainment.

A marketing industry executive with 40 years experience in corporate partnerships, Jeff Goodwin has developed marketing plans for some of the world's largest and most influential companies including Kimberly Clark, Coca-Cola, Georgia Pacific, Winfield, Land O' Lakes, Jive Communications and others. The former head of A&R for Airborne Records, Goodwin brings a wealth of knowledge and key strategic relationships to the 8 Track Entertainment team.

With a demonstrated history of working in the sports management and entertainment industry, Bill Harbin has worked in corporate america for 22 years with a large national company as V.P. of National Accounts/Sales. He has a robust track record of success in both creating and developing corporate partnerships and growing the bottom line of multiple Fortune 500 companies including Coca-Cola, Syngenta, Georgia Pacific, Winfield, Land O' Lakes, Budweiser, Kleenex and others. As the CEO and Co-Founder of Prestige Sports Media & Entertainment, Harbin has a reputation of being able to apply the same success he has captured on a large corporate scale to both start-ups and individual creatives.

Claire Cook-Taylor Previously Head of Public Publicity at multi-platform entertainment company Average Joes Entertainment, Claire Cook-Taylor is a veteran music industry publicist who began her career at Capitol/EMI Records in Los Angeles. Career stops include Los Angeles-based Windsor Publications; Magnatone Records/Nashville; Vice President of Publicity at Kenny Rogers’ Dreamcatcher Entertainment; Moraine Music Group; and Independent Management and Publicity for her own imprint, Cook Media.


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