Emerson Drive Sign New Record Deal

Emerson Drive have signed with Midas Records Nashville and are working on an album with Alabama bassist Teddy Gentry. Emerson Drive previously recorded for DreamWorks Nashville, a label that was closed by its parent company, Universal Music Group, in September. Songwriter Keith Follese and music publisher Brad Allen are handling A&R for Midas, a new independent label. Gentry and veteran producer Josh Leo are co-producing Emerson Drive’s album that’s scheduled to be released during the summer of 2006. The album’s first single will be released in February.