New Deal for Tractors

The Tractors have reportedly signed a record deal with Audium Entertainment, a new Nashville-based label that also has picked up Ricky Van Shelton and Billy Swan. The company is headed by Nick Hunter and Simon Renshaw and distributed by Koch International. Hunter, who serves as Audium’s president, is a veteran record promoter and former general manager of Giant Records. Renshaw, Audium’s CEO, manages the Dixie Chicks and other acts. The Tractors and Arista parted ways after two studio albums and one Christmas release.