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Clayton Lee Song
Between Here And There
Featured Song Of The Month

   Clayton Lee's song, Between Here And There, is the featured song of the month at Inside Nashville Jukebox located on the claytonleeCD.jpg (23122 bytes)Internet at Clayton's song is number 111 on The Jukebox. He , also, has another song on the jukebox, Don't Worry 'Bout Nut'in', which is song number 110 on The Jukebox. It's worth clicking on The Jukebox to listen to this song, so you will see and hear why this song was picked as song of the month by everyone connected with Inside Nashville Jukebox & The Country Music Planet. Click here to listen to this song as you finish reading the news.
   It's quit an honor for an Independent Country Music Entertainer to have his song picked as Song Of The Month on Inside Nashville Jukebox since his song is on the same jukebox as so many great singers including Mark Wills, Kenny Chesney, Roy Acuff, Kitty Wells, Toby Keith, Ronnie Milsap, Pam Tillis, Shelly West, David Frizell, Patsy Montana, Dolly Parton, Paul Brandt, Kevin Sharp, Elvis Presley, Blake Shelton, Kentucky Headhunters, John Berry, Darryl Worley, Faith Hill, Trisha Yearwood, Willie Nelson, Martina McBride, Ray Price, Tim McGraw, Patsy Cline, George Hamilton IV, Jimmy Dean, Randy Travis, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Garth Brooks, Glen Campbell, Porter Wagoner, Jumpin' Gene Simmons, Hank Williams, Jr., Hank Williams, Sr., Merle Haggard, Marty Robbins, Loretta Lynn, Kid Rock, Cheryl Crow, Tanya Tucker, Charlie Pride, George Jones, Tammy Wynette, Johnny Cash, Joe Nichols, Alan Jackson, Jimmy Buffet, Jim Reeves, Brooks & Dunn, Blackhawk, Rascal Flatts, Clint Black, David Ball, and others.
   Clayton Lee's song,
Between Here And There is from his CD, Don't Worry 'Bout Nut'in', and the CD can be viewed and/or ordered by clicking here.

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The MICKEYS Have Found Their Way
Kicking Off The New Year With A Bang

   Nashville, TN (January 5, 2004) - After enjoying a "Cinderella" year in 2003, the New Year is already shaping up to be even bigger 2mickeys.jpg (7875 bytes) and better for the talented Acoustic/Roots duo The MICKEYS.
   Features in Country Weekly, CMA Close Up, Country Music Switzerland and numerous other syndicated radio and Web shows propelled The MICKEYS to the forefront of the country music scene in 2003. Their debut CD, finding our way, enjoyed enormous success as did their single releases "Smoke & Mirrors" and "Old Kentucky Wind" (which hit the #1 spot on the European Independent Country Chart in November 2003). The song held the top spot for two consecutive weeks and remained high on the chart more than three months. The twins enjoyed additional chart success on the Americana Music Chart and the Progressive Country Chart, and the duo’s Website ( receives an astonishing average of 50,000 hits per month. The MICKEYS have indeed found their way.
   On Thursday, Jan 22 (3 p.m. CST), BBC Radio 2 will broadcast host Bob Harris’ interview with The MICKEYS. Taped in Nashville during last year’s CMA Week, the segment features performances of The MICKEYS "Old Kentucky Wind," as well as "Before You’re Home." The program streams on the Web at
   China’s SOUND OF COUNTRY National TV show will rebroadcast a special feature with The MICKEYS on January 17-18. This airing includes never-before-seen footage from the duo’s Dixie Wire "un-video," shot by Nashville cinematographer Ed Fussell.
   MAVERICK magazine (UK) will feature an exclusive interview with The MICKEYS in the February issue.
   TED CLARK COUNTRY Syndicated radio show will air a MICKEYS’ special during month of January in 13 countries.
   The biggest news for the twins’ Euro fans is the announcement of a February "mini-tour" of Germany. The tour kicks off with a performance at the Ninth International Country Music Messe in Berlin, Saturday, February 7. A complete itinerary will be released soon.

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Casey Simpson
Makes It To The Regional Finals in Nashville Star

   The search has begun to find the 10 lucky contestants who will compete in the new season of the hit USA Network Original Series CaseySimpson.jpg (6863 bytes)Nashville Star. One talented winner will land a recording contract with Sony Music Nashville.
   Casey makes it to the Regional Finals in Nashville Star which will take place on January 11, 2004 in Los Angeles.
   Casey says "It's been a great ride so far. If nothing else should come of this, I can honestly say that I am very happy that I had the opportunity to try out for this competition and meet some very nice people. This has been a wonderful experience for me.  I've had a lot of fun!"
   Visit Casey's web site located at for updates & final results! You go Casey!!

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The following was taken from Casey's web site.

   Casey Simpson started singing before she started school.  She has performed for audiences since the age of 10. She recorded a song for the Rugrats Movie which was released Christmas, 2002.  Casey has had the privilege of singing the National Anthem on several occasions for the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Kings and the Los Angeles Sparks at the Staples Center.  She performs concerts for several charity events such as the Mickey Jones CHOC Ride & Blues Festival, Cruisin’ For–A-Cure, LEMA (Law Enforcement Motorcycle Association), and American Cruisers (Cruisers 4 Kids).  Casey performs concerts at numerous events each year such as LA Country Fair, Ventura County Fair, LA Marathon, Jimmy Stewart Relay Marathon Race, Long Beach Marathon, and for In-N-Out Burger events.  Casey has sung the National Anthem at the Great Western Forum, Arrowhead Pond, Long Beach Arena, Irwindale Speedway and Las Vegas Motor Speedway and The California Classic Auto Fest at California Speedway.  She has had the honor of opening a Willie Nelson and Travis Tritt concert with the National Anthem.
   With her talent receiving wider recognition with each performance, Casey has been asked to sing at many charitable programs, community events, and showcase presentations, often with repeat invitations.  She is always well received, and has gratefully accepted many awards for her performances.

   For more about Casey including a list of the events where she has performed visit her web site

Michael O’Connor
Reflections Of A Legend
A Tribute To Elvis

   Michael O'Connor has studied Elvis's Vocals for 10 years straight every single day for 5 hours. And Last year he was honored Michaelep.jpg (725530 bytes) to be ranked in the top 20 Elvis Tribute Artists in the world. He was, also, honored to Open for the world renowned Music group, The Letterman. Some of Michael's client’s have included an Atlantic City casino, a wedding for a member of the FBI, and the US Military.

   Here are a few comments that others have made about Michael's show:

   "You won’t Believe your eyes Michael is a truly amazing and gifted Entertainer." "It's like you are watching the real thing, both in looks and sound even mannerisms, and it is totally natural."

   "He captures Elvis's natural Charisma when he performs, but Michael is very down to earth and a total professional. Michael has the whole package!!!!"

   Michael has been doing Elvis for 26 years (since he was 10 years old). He works with a band or with his own custom tracks that were recorded with live musicians.
   Visit Michael's website located at for more information.

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