16 Apr 2019
Our friends Paul and Scott over at Songcraft sat down with Mickey Stevenson, the songwriter known for building the Motown sound and launching Marvin Gaye’s career. While young Marvin was determined on pursuing a career in Jazz music, Marvin was able to persuade the stubborn artist to record vocals on Gospel and R&B demos so Marvin could hear his […]Read more An Interview with William “Mickey” Stevenson
12 Apr 2019
Happy Birthday, Vince! We’re proud to partner with our friends at Songcraft to bring you this conversation with Vince Gill, the legendary performer and songwriter who needs no introduction. Vince shares about how his record label originally didn’t want to cut any of his demos, and how he wasn’t initially interested in recording the song that he is now […]Read more An Interview with Vince Gill
24 Mar 2019
Tin Pan South is AWESOME. Every time we go, we’re inspired by the legendary writers and the stories behind their songs. The parking situation is, however… not so inspirational. The locals blame it on Nashville’s growth, since 100 people a day moved here last year (according to The Tennessean). With all the extra people, plus the world’s largest songwriter […]Read more Parking at the World’s Largest Songwriter Festival
21 Mar 2019
We’re proud to partner with Songcraft to bring you this conversation with David Gamson, the co-writer behind Kelly Clarkson’s, “Stronger.” Gamson has had songs cut by Kesha, Adam Lambert, Chaka Khan, Miles Davis, Nick Lachey, and more. David shares about meeting his heroes, how a “cute” demo got cut, and which artist passed on “Stronger” before [...]Read more An interview with David Gamson
19 Feb 2019
In honor of Motown’s 60th anniversary this year, our friends Paul & Scott sat down with the LEGENDARY Smokey Robinson and chatted about the stories behind his songs, how he got started songwriting, and the song that took five years to write! Listen for free below.Read more An interview with Smokey Robinson
26 Sep 2018
Our recording studio is excited to introduce our new Assistant Producer, Austin Addams! Austin, a Pittsburgh native, moved to Nashville at 21 years old to chase his dream of becoming a full time musician. His guitar skills landed him tours with Cassadee Pope (“Think of You”), Smithfield (“Hey Whiskey”), and gigs at the legendary Grand […]Read more Welcome to the team, Austin!
20 Sep 2018
Being a songwriter is kind of like being a doctor. Both jobs require years of education and lots of practice. Plus, on top of those basic requirements, the most successful songwriters are co-writing daily and gaining a network within the music community. It’s definitely not easy juggling it all, but as a wise man once said, […]Read more Songwriter Tools
16 Mar 2017
The music business today is completely different than it was 15 years ago before digital music overcame the physical copy of albums & singles on CDs (or cassettes…remember those?). iTunes and other digital avenues have brought new opportunities as well as new challenges to the music industry. Since consumers now have the choice to pick […]Read more Why Should I Get a Demo For My Song?