London, Brigitte

Brigitte London has been “living on the edge of all Country, Rock & Folk genres while remaining rooted in undeniably legend-making talent…” (Maverick Magazine). The soulful, groundbreaking Texas songwriter lives to make music. As a a young girl, Brigitte has flourished as an Independent Artist in a world dominated by commercial restraint. Her songwriting and […]

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 […]

Lucas, Neal

Neal Lucas is a singer/songwriter/guitarist who was raised on a small cattle farm in the backwoods of Talbot County, Georgia. His sound is filled with the spirit of the southern roots/blues tradition and his songs reflect the full spectrum of his human experience. Neal’s influences range from Precious Bryant, the Allman Brothers Band, and Gov’t […]

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!   

Martin, Troy

Troy Martin is an important adviser and coach to many new songwriters. He has already written songs that have been recorded by a dozen major recording artists including three #1 hits: George Strait’s “BABY’S GOTTEN GOOD AT GOODBYE”, Rick Trevino’s “SHE CAN’T SAY I DIDN’T CRY”, and Jeff Carson’s “NOT ON YOUR LOVE”. Troy’s brother […]

McCabe, Coley

Thom Shepherd and Coley McCabe were both songwriters for Nashville publishing companies in the same building when they met. Their first date was a Deryl Dodd show at the Blue Bar in Nashville on April Fool’s Day, 2011.By the end of that year the couple relocated to Austin, Texas, to begin a full-time touring career. […]

McClelland, Jenna and Michael

This brother-sister duo is nothing short of following in their father, Billy Earl McClelland’s footsteps. Jenna and Michael have been able to take hold of their music career through their East Tennessee band, Mojo:Flow. In the past year, the siblings have seen four singles drop, an EP, as well as a full LP, combined with […]

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 […]

McNatt, Don

Don McNatt is a performing songwriter. His songs, recorded mostly on his own CDs, have taken him around the USA, and overseas to Germany, Bermuda, England, and Australia, where he was named Favorite International Performer, by the Canberra Country Music Festival. His history in Memphis has Country Weekly Magazine calling him a” Memphis Legend”. The […]

McNatt, Karen

After growing up in a musical family full of writers and gospel performers Karen grew to love the power of a good song! Along with her guitar or keyboard, she is a respected songwriter and performer delighting audiences in Nashville with variety of songs about love, heartbreak, sailors, flowers, hippies, Tennessee wine, brides, and red […]

Montgomery, Tony T-Bone

T-bone Montgomery was born in Muscle Shoals Al. into family of musical legends. Uncle Peanutt Montgomery wrote many song for George Jones 76 of those songs became hits. His Aunt Melba Montgomery was also a famous writer and singer on the Nashville scene. T-bone has developed his own style of music he calls Beachgrass. T-bone […]

Moore, Dallas

Dallas Moore is an American Outlaw/Honky-Tonk artist and award winning songwriter of the number one hits”Texas Tornado” “Crazy Again” and “Blessed Be The Bad Ones.” Touring relentlessly with The Dallas Moore Band as well as regular solo acoustic appearances for the Last Honky Tonk Music Series and Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival in Perdido Key, […]

Morton, Mark Earl

Songs recorded by Colt Ford, Randy Houser, Billy Gilman, Johnny Lee, Carolina Rain, Moe Bandy , Tracey Killeen. Played guitar with Roy Clark. Wrote for Tim McGraw’s publishing company.   

Moyer, Brent

Brent is happy and excited to be asked back to the Frank Brown International Songwriter’s Festival.  He has been coming down since 1993 and enjoys being part of the family of writers who grace the stages of this fantastic festival!  Known as the Global Cowboy, he has shared the stage with many famous artists from […]

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 […]

Nance, Jackson

Jackson Nance is a singer/songwriter/musician originally from Laurel, MS, now living in Franklin, TN. Jackson wrote his first song when he was 12 years old. At the age of 13, he co-wrote the song “Swamp Thang” with Rob Robinson and Eddie Wilson. The song was a tribute to the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, also known as The […]

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 […]

Newton, Wood

Wood was born and raised in Hampton, Arkansas population 1600. He was graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in business administration in 1970. Wood and his wife Gloria moved to Nashville in 1976 to get in the music business. Since then, as a songwriter Wood has written some of country music’s biggest […]

Nilsen, Bjoern

Bjoern Nilsen was one of only 3 songwriters from outside of the USA to make the finals in Ronnie Milsap’s “Country Cut” Contest. The Norwegian guitarist/singer/songwriter has also had his songs performed by such greats as Jason Ringenberg, Joe Sun, Big Hand, Stephen Ackles, Casino Steel etc. The international tv-series “Dag”, NRK (the Norwegian state […]

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 […]

Nix, Davis

Davis Nix was born and raised in Montgomery, AL. He has been writing songs for the past 10 years. His songs have been cut by artists such as River Dan, Boyd Causey, Wilson, and many more. Davis currently resides in Nashville, TN. where he spends most of his time writing and working with artists. 

Norris, David

David Norris has been in the music business for over 30 years, doing live sound for arena acts, producing records, writing songs and composing music & was Grammy nominated in five categories for his production of “Just The Same” by Rick Monroe. Also an award winning video game composer for Midway (makers of pacman) and […]

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 […]

Parham, Tommy

Colorado native, Tommy Parham, is perhaps one of the few melody makers to move to Nashville with a full staff writer’s deal in hand! Tommy’s credits include cuts with major label artists like Lee Greenwood (Rocks You Can’t Move), Mark Slaughter, and feature film placements in movies starring Ashley Judd, etc. He is a sought […]

Patton, Courtney

Courtney Patton has spent the last few years building her lifelong passion into a real career. Touring steadily, writing constantly, and singing her heart out onstage and on record, she’s become a welcome discovery for listeners who’ve found their way to her sweet and soulful take on classic country music. Her first full-length record, Triggering […]

Payne, Jimmy

Born in Arkansas, raised in Missouri, Jimmy Payne is a Nashville singer-songwriter who has performed both at home and abroad at venues ranging from the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas, to the Wembley Festival in England. His International success is well documented with tours in Japan, the Philippines, South Korea, the Netherlands, Norway, and the […]

Peoples, Smokey Joe

Smokey Joe is one of those songwriters you probably have never heard of. However, he has been a singer-songwriter for over 34 years. His folksy voice and storytelling make him a festival fan favorite. He was almost “nearly famous” one time. Enjoy!   

Petty, Elaine

Elaine Petty is a singer/songwriter/ guitarist with a rock a billy style. She was “country when country wasn’t cool” ! The “encyclopettya”  of music is one nick name she has been given (by Cathy Pace) for knowing just about every request she gets.  Some of her most requested originals are “Nannies House”  “I Must’ve Been […]

Porter, Bo

Nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year & Song of the Year in the Texas Music Awards. APRN Song of the year winner.When your friends tell you it was the best Roots Music, Americana, Original, Texas Music, Real Deal, they’ve heard in years. Its this guy. A real life done everything Man, Country Music Encyclopedia, […]

Powers, Troy

Troy Powers, nephew to the late great songwriter Freddie Powers, got his musical genes from his uncle and from his father, Wallace Powers. Troy has been playing music and writing songs for over thirty years.  The Texas lead guitar player resided in Nashville for over ten years where he honed his songwriting skills.  He’s had […]

Pruitt, Amanda

Amanda Pruitt Powerhouse vocalist, mother, wife and one of the hardest working women in the music business. Amanda released a new 6-song EP in June 2017. The EP, titled Strong, consists of four songs Amanda co-wrote with hit songwriters Clinton Gregory, Gerald Smith, Troy Martin & John Fountain all of Melody Roundup Music.  The other two songs Amanda personally […]

Ragsdale, Suzi

Nashville native, Suzi Ragsdale virtually cut her teeth in the recording studio. At age 5, she sang on her father Ray Stevens’ Grammy Award winning “Everything Is Beautiful”. At 10, she began recording children’s albums and writing songs… by 13, she was singing demos & by 17 singing in local clubs.Suzi’s songs have been recorded […]