Atlantic Closes Nashville Office

The Atlantic Group announced Thursday (April 26) that its Nashville office, home to Tracy Lawrence and John Michael Montgomery, would close immediately. Twelve employees including Atlantic Nashville president and CEO Barry Coburn will leave the company. The label’s roster, including Lawrence, Montgomery, Craig Morgan, Tim Rushlow, South Sixty-Five, Elizabeth Cook, Kristin Garner and Old Dogs, will remain on the Atlantic imprint but will be marketed and promoted by Warner Bros. Nashville and Atlantic New York.