NASHVILLE, TN (Aug. 7, 2023) — Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Rissi Palmer is pleased to announce that she has signed with, Invasion Merch, a New York-based company that offers services including management, distribution and merchandising. Palmer has also inked a new contract with Paladin Artists, a talent and literary agency with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and London. The ventures with both companies will help grow Palmer’s audience base and build on the momentum she has built as an independent artist, primarily managing all aspects of her career on her own over the past decade.
“I am truly grateful for everything I’ve learned as both a signed artist and an independent artist,” says Palmer. “And, while I’m proud of the things I’ve been able to accomplish as an indie artist, I’m excited to see what new heights the relationship with these two reputable entities will take my career.”
“Rissi Palmer has a truly impressive career on her own terms,” notes Peter Casperson, Co-Founder of Invasion Group. “Her accomplishments as an indie artist speak to the heart of the Invasion Merch model and mission. We are looking forward to augmenting awareness of her exceptionalism, both nationally and internationally.”
“Rissi is a phenomenal singer-songwriter and entrepreneur,” adds Kath Buckell, Agent for Paladin Artists. “She is a true authentic artist, and one that we are proud to be representing. We look forward to helping enhance her vision as she continues to inspire the next generations to come.”
Since parting ways with her previous label in 2010, Palmer has redefined success on her own terms. She has released three critically acclaimed albums independently and scored two Grammy nominations in the Best Children’s Music Album category. Palmer also hosts Apple Music’s popular radio show titled, “Color Me Country with Rissi Palmer,” now in its third year. Earlier this year, Palmer’s STILL HERE documentary film was featured on PBS’ American Masters: In The Making series which focuses on artists whose work explores and influences American Culture today.
Palmer is a leading name in both the Country and Americana music genres. She has performed at The White House, The Grand Ole Opry, New York’s Lincoln Center and Apollo Theater. Additionally, Palmer has appeared on numerous national television programs, including ABC News Live, CBS Mornings, Good Morning America and PBS NewsHour, to name a few, She is also a special news correspondent for CMT Hot 20 and Governor of the Recording Academy’s Nashville chapter.
Palmer will continue to tour throughout the summer before heading into the studio in the fall to work on new music for release in 2024. For more information on Rissi Palmer, visit rissipalmermusic.com.