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The Music Universe now showing ‘The Pickup’

The Music Universe is proud to welcome The Pickup to our site. Launched in early 2015, The Pickup, a syndicated country video news series produced by The Hot Seat, highlights today’s stars and classic country artists making news today.

New episodes are posted on the 1st and 15th of each month. The Pickup is hosted and produced by Adam Wurtzel. Wurtzel has been seen on-air at WSMV/NBC Nashville and Better Nashville, part of the nationally syndicated Better Show from 2012-14. For five years in a row, he was also a producer on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve. Wurtzel is also a correspondent on Nashville Insider in the U.S. and U.K.

Be sure to check back here bi-weekly to see the latest episodes and who is making headlines!


Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.