Giving Thanks for YOU


With Thanksgiving around the corner, we have a lot to be thankful for here at Market Monkeys. We are thankful to count you as part of the family, whether you’ve been on the journey with us from the very beginning or are a new partner in music.  We’re also grateful for our expanded team. In the next several newsletters, we’ll highlight the folks behind-the-scenes who support our artists and make it all happen. 

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Growth, Artists, Global Teamhood

Hello, friends of Market Monkeys!

We have been making a lot of changes, and we are so pleased to share updates with you. We’ve expanded our roster, our team, and every day Market Monkeys is looking more and more like the company envisioned 14 years ago when we launched. 

Over the past few months, our artists have put out beautiful new music, toured with heroes, and hit exciting career milestones. 

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Market Monkeys artists to appear at AMA 2018

Find us during AmericanaFest 2018…
This year we have 4 artists showcasing at AmericanaFest in Nashville:
Kirby Brown, Jim Lauderdale, Sarah Siskind and John Smith

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(times below reflect when artist set will begin)
Tue 4:35pm Sarah Siskind Concord Music Publishing Happy Hour [Concord Studios @ 511 8th Ave S] (solo) music from 4-6pm
Tue 10pm Jim Lauderdale Honky Tonk Tuesday [American Legion] (dancing starts at 8pm)
Wed 3pm John Smith AMA UK at [Nashville Underground] (solo) (music goes til 5pm,

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Rose Cousins performs at Canada Day national celebration

On July 1st, Rose Cousins performed on Parliament Hill in celebration Canada Day.  Her appearance was broadcast nationally on television, radio and via live stream.

Fortunate Ones Release “Northern Star” – #4 for 2 weeks on CBC Radio

Fortunate Ones’ track “Northern Star” has been on the CBC Music Top 20 radio chart for three weeks, debuted at #14 and at #4 for the last two weeks!  Show your support of the song by voting at:

Rose Cousins Nominated for JUNO Songwriter of the Year

This week is JUNO week in Vancouver!  You’ll find Rose Cousins appearing throughout the event, at the JUNO Cup Jam, in the Outlaws & Gunslingers show, in the Songwriter Circle, and a couple other places TBA.  More info at: and

Kirby Brown in Luck Reunion’s Hotel Sessions

Wander on over to the Luck Reunion‘s latest innovation “The Luck Journal“… and you’ll find Kirby Brown performing “Broken Bell” – a song from his forthcoming album accompanied by The Texas Gentlemen.

Market Monkeys artists to showcase at Folk Alliance

Download printable PDF of all our artists’ full showcase schedules >>

Rose Cousins nominated for 8 East Coast Music Awards

Songwriter of the Year
Song of the Year – “Grace” (Producer: Joe Henry)
Album of the Year
Folk Recording of the Year
Solo Recording of the Year
Fans’ Choice Entertainer of the Year
Fans’ Choice Video of the Year – “Chains” (Director: Nathan Boone)
Video of the Year – “White Flag” (Director: Shehab Ilyas)

Sarah Siskind songs appear on Infamous Stringdusters’ GRAMMY-winning album + new Steep Canyon Rangers album

The Infamous Stringdusters’ album “Laws of Gravity” won a GRAMMY Award!  Songs on the album written by Sarah Siskind: “Gravity” and “Maxwell” (here Siskind is pictured with her husband Travis Book, bass player for The Infamous Stringdusters and co-writer on “Gravity” on the GRAMMY red carpet)

Steep Canyon Rangers just release a new album “Out In The Open” (produced by Joe Henry). Songs written by Sarah Siskind:  “Farmers and Pharaohs,”

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