In the Wake of #MeToo, Harassment in Nashville's Music Industry Is Exposed

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"Those stories have started coming to light here as well, in our very own industry town. And although they've been hard to miss, one can sometimes miss the scope of the thing when all the news comes separately. The country music industry is as rife with sexual harassment, assault and bad male behavior as any other, it seems. And the evidence has come from all corners of business...

All this takes place, of course, in an industry that is still dominated by men and generally in thrall to the songs they sing, despite comparable — and in many cases, better — work coming from female artists. That being the case, we haven't seen the last of these stories."

Read the full article by Steven Hale via the Nashville Scene.