WE NEED YOUR VOTE! - "A Breaking Heart Will Lie" is up for voting in the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) Top 40! We'd love it if you gave us 5 stars and got the word out! Click here to vote.
The songs are in random order, just scroll to find it. Anyone can vote (you don't have to be a member)!
PUBLISHER ACTIVITY - A respected Nashville publisher requested to pitch one of my songs. This is another milestone. I also had my first official publisher meeting on Music Row recently -- so cool to walk up into the victorian house and share some music business!
PICKED - "Nothing But You," "Wear Me Home," "That Smile," and "A Breaking Heart Will Lie" have recently been picked up by a couple different publishers.
PLAYING - Come see me play with Amanda Williams (Garth Brooks' "Beer Run"), Dave LaGrande, and a few other members of the Songwriting and Music Business group at the Commodore Lounge/Grill Saturday 5/10 at 7pm.
INVITED - I applied for and was invited to attend Barbara Cloyd's Play for Publishers workshop at the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville. It's an opportunity to get heard by 6 publishers!
TOP 10 - "A Breaking Heart Will Lie" was in the Top 10 of SongtownUSA's song challenge.
RECORDED - We tracked vocals of some talented Broadway and Grammy-nominated singers on 5 songs for "Flying Fables," a new musical collaboration with playwright Stephanie Berry and lyricist Jenny Bennett.
PICKED - "A Breaking Heart Will Lie" was picked by Steve Seskin to play for publisher Woody Bomar at Seskin's annual Songcrafting Seminar at the Bluebird Cafe.
CO-WRITES - Did five co-writes with five talented songwriters (one was a trio write :) at NSAI, SESAC, TSAI, a couple friends' houses, and one McDonald's in Nashville in January.
PERFORMED - I played open mic's at the Bluebird Cafe, Douglas Corner Cafe, & The Commodore Grille, plus performed at the SongtownUSA + Songwriting and Music Business event at the Listening Room.
WON - Won free airfare to NSAI Song Camp (same time as Tin Pan South) from NSAI/American Airlines!
PICKED UP - Publisher Steve Bloch picked up our track "A Breaking Heart Will Lie" (co-written with Brion Riborn) at Jason Blume's BMI songwriting workshop in November. A first!