Kennedy, Dave

After years of paying dues everywhere from dives to theaters, Dave Kennedy has descended on Nashville like whirlwind. With a voice big enough to grab your attention and songs great enough to hold it, the singer songwriter and East Tennessee native has spent years developing his craft both as a performer and prolific writer all […]

Kleindienst, Daniel

Daniel Kleindienst is one of the partners of Banner Music. He has been a performing musician since he was a child and pursuing songwriting professionally for more than twenty years. He has had more than 100 songs recorded throughout the years and is a firm believer in working hard and writing what you know.   

Knapp, Mel

Mel has been playing music on the Gulf Coast for a little over a decade now. Although he has been known to play bass for many of the Coast’s finest musicians which earned him the nickname “funky – fingers”, he now in more recent years has spent time to hone his skills as a solo […]

Laird, Sandra

Sandra Laird’s career took flight as a teenager, when Marty Robbins recorded one of her songs, “I Need You To Hold Me Together”. He was Sandra’s Manager and Mentor until his untimely death. She grew up listening to and being influenced by Marty Robbins, Merle Haggard, Gene Watson, Mickey Newbury, Dolly Parton, Nat King Cole […]

Lambert, Ken

Ken Lambert was born in 1940 in Cartersville, GA. At age 14 he picked up his uncle’s guitar and taught himself how to play, thus beginning his love for music. Later, Ken decided to try Nashville. One of the first people he met there was a very little known guy at that time named Kris […]

Linville, Megan Sloane

Megan surely is living proof of that old adage, ”the acorn doesn’t fall far from the tree”, as she has found her path following in the footsteps of her late grandfather, who made his living crafting songs for many of Nashville’s notables. She is no newcomer to Nashville’s music scene as evidenced by her first, “self-penned” album recorded […]

Long, Brice

Brice Long is a native of Hopkinsville, KY. He’s had charted singles with “It’s Only Monday” and “Anywhere But Here”. His self titled album is available on Itunes or wherever digital music is sold. Brice is signed to Word Music Publishing. He’s had cuts with John Michael Montgomery, Josh Turner, Reba McEntire, Gary Allan, Darryl […]

Loper, Brent

Some music artists will tell you that they chose music at an early age. However, this was not the case for Brent Loper. “I didn’t choose music, but rather it was a gift that I was chosen for it to be given to; and subsequently it chose me” Brent says. This gift of music has […]

Loper, Wes

Wes Loper was born and raised along the Gulf Coast and is originally from Mobile, AL. He performs professionally as a solo, duo, trio, or full band. He mixes Rock, Country, Blues, and Folk music to create his own style with a funky, beach side feel. He shares the stage with A-list musicians and sets the bar for […]

Lowe, Shelby Lee

Shelby Lee Lowe is a native of Tennessee so he didn’t have to go far to pursue his dreams in performing and songwriting. He signed with Banner Music in January of 2015 and has been consistently in the writers room working up new tunes ever since. He has been busy on the road performing and […]

Loyd, Gary

Gary Loyd is a 30 year resident of Nashville ,TN. , a veteran songwriter, audio/video producer and engineer. Some of Gary’s credits as a songwriter include cuts by Vern Gosdin, Shelly Fairchild, Tim McGraw,The Outlaws, Colt Ford, Randy Houser, Michelle Wright, Trent Wilmon, Johnny Lee, Moe Bandy, Carolina Rain, Cliff Richard, Barbara Mandrell, Jason Cassidy […]

Loyd, Kaylan Marie

Kaylan Marie Loyd was born July 1, 1992 in Nashville, Tennessee. She started singing at the age of two, and by the time she was ten had her first album credit on Liz Anderson’s The Fairy Grandmother cd. Born into a musical family and growing up in Nashville, Kaylan discovered early on that she loved […]

Martin, Jimbo

Jimbo Martin grew up in a musical family and has been a staffwriter for Banner Music for 6 years, for Jimbo it’s God’s first, family second and the rest will fall into place. Jimbo has a song on the Australian charts setting at number 2 right now!   

McCormick, Dave

Dave McCormick is first and foremost, an exceptionally talented singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. A native West Virginian raised in Lincoln County, he began playing drums in the Duval High School Band at the age of 10. By age 12, he was playing guitar and writing songs. Since then, he has mastered guitar, dobro, mandolin, and […]

McGraff, Tia

Described as The modern day Johnny and June, Tia McGraff, and Tommy Parham are international touring Americana singer/songwriters who have established a fan base in The USA/Canada/The UK. Performing on main stage festivals, song writing venues like The Bluebird Café (Nashville), and numerous concert theaters, they share their passion for entertaining with a growing fan […]

McGuinn, Mark

Billboard said, “It’s an almost unheard-of feat in the country community for an Independent label act, much less a brand new artist, to go toe-to-toe with the majors and score a top 10 hit.” Yet in 2001, Mark McGuinn did with his smash “Mrs. Steven Rudy;” the first time in over 40 years a new […]

McKinley, Ronny

Ronny signed in 1995 with positive country label Cheyenne Records of Nashville. Less than a year later he had four Cashbox Magazine #1 singles releases. Ronny has also toured the nation with legendary singer/songwriter Hank Cochran, wrote music with Hank for five years and learned a lot about the music world during that time. Now […]

Myrick, Danny

A little bit muddy water Mississippi, a little bit California beach bum, Danny grew up playing, singing and writing for his family gospel band while being consumed with 70’s FM radio. He achieved his first #1 gospel song as a writer at age 17 before moving to Nashville and spending the 90’s singing lead in country rock band, Western […]

Newbury, Chris

Chris has come into his own as a Singer/Songwriter. The son of music legend Mickey Newbury, has mastered not only his dad’s haunting style of guitar, but also the emotion and feel in his songs. He was recently featured in a one hour segment of the Music Row Radio Show. Chris has quickly become a […]

Nite, Jon

Jon Nite is a singer/songwriter from Amarillo, Texas with southern soulful delivery.   He has written radio a handful of hits including 3 number one platinum singles on US Billboard.    In 2008, Jon signed his first deal with Zavitson Music Group. In 2010, Jon signed to EMI music which was later acquired by his writing […]

Northrup, John

John Northrup hails originally from Toppenish, WA on the Yakima Indian Reservation. He grew up in a large family with seven brothers and four sisters but was the only one in his family who was musical.  He recalls saving up all his lawn mowing money, at just nine years old, to buy Merle Haggard’s first record which he had […]

Reign (Ashley Nite and Cole Shugart)

Reign is an unique alternative band from Nashville, TN. What makes their strong presence even more amazing is the tremendous talent of the founding members developed at an age that astounds those who hear them.  Lead singer, Ashley Nite & guitarist, Cole Shugart, are both 16.  They’d been honing their musical magic with various bands […]