Aiken, Mike

Mike Aiken’s vast treasure chest of experiences and mastery of varied stringed instruments have contributed to a catalogue of music that cannot be defined by one genre or style. Originally from Western New York, he honed his skills playing in Blues, Southern Rock, and Country bands. He began his solo career as a songwriter and […]

Alger, Pat

After over 40 years as a professional songwriter, Pat Alger has had many things to celebrate. His songs have been recorded by a wide variety of artists in different genres including: The Everly Brothers, Brenda Lee, Peter Paul & Mary, Nanci Griffith, Dolly Parton, Livingston & James Taylor, Kathy Mattea, Hal Ketchum, Trisha Yearwood & […]

Anderson, Sam

Sam Anderson … is a multi-award winning singer-songwriter and master acoustic guitarist (& Nashville writer/sessionist) who has performed full time as a musician for over 30 years. Sam has entertained music lovers at festivals, taverns, bistros and House Concerts from Key West to Maine, Savannah to Texas, and abroad in Amsterdam, Ireland & England. His […]

Applegate and Nance (Micheal Applegate and Kyle Nance)

Applegate Nance is a duo out of Nashville, TN. The duo original began in high school where they met, 9 years ago, but they’ve called Nashville home for the last 7 years. Being in a city, surrounded by so much talent and inspiration, Applegate Nance crafted their sound into a unique blend of harmonies and […]

Arata, Tony

Tony Arata was born in Savannah, Georgia and grew up on nearby Tybee Island. While studying for a journalism degree from Georgia Southern University, he began performing his original songs in local bands. In 1986, he and wife Jaymi moved to Nashville where his unique, soulful style began to get the attention of people like […]

Barbato, Johnny

Born and raised in New Orleans. Cut my teeth on Rock n Roll and Blues. Moved to Gulf Coast in HS Was introduced to Outlaw Country. Became a fan and started writing the stories of my life. Have had several small deals but still reside here in Gulf Shores and play my songs up and down the coast. Formed The Lucky […]

Barnette, Marc-Alan

I started in 1994, when I appeared with two sisters, Twin’s Heather and Jennifer Kinley, who would go on to score a record deal on Sony as THE KINLEY’S and have two top ten singles. I have appeared every year since then, as well as being a regular performer in the area at the Flora-Bama […]

Beaver, Ed

Ed Beaver hails from New Mexico, via Texas. He has spent many years performing as a song stylist with a wide range of songs and entertainment. Currently living in Nashville, Ed appears through the city in various venues as an original singwriter. His recent Album, Working Tapes, produced by Rob Wolf, himself a renowned Songwriter, […]

Blade, Logan

Logan Blade is a 24 young man that has Autism. Logan was diagnosed with Autism at the age of two. Although Logan cannot carry on a conversation with you, and has little to no speech, he was blessed with an amazing deep baritone voice. Logan has recently traveled and all over the eastern part of the United States including […]

Blue Mother Tupelo (Ricky and Micol Davis)

  Ricky & Micol Davis – Songwriters Ricky & Micol Davis are a soulful husband-and-wife songwriting team who perform and record as Blue Mother Tupelo. The music they create is full of paint-peeled, timeworn truth that shines with driving melodies and sweet, southern tones. Between their tight harmonies and authentically spun lyrics, the Davises take […]

Bonck, Perry

With vocal comparisons to Ronnie Dunn, Tim McGraw and Randy Travis, Americana Singer Songwriter, Perry Bonck, sings with passion and writes with emotion. Born in New Orleans and now residing in the mountains of East Tennessee, Perry grew up surrounded by music. From the Cajun fiddle tunes and Bourbon Street blues of his home town, […]

Book, Larry & Gale

Larry & Gale Book were owners of Characters Songwriters’ Cafe in Perdido Key, Fla., then it was destroyed by Hurricane Ivan in 2004. It had been been referred to as the “Bluebird of the South ” with this couple hosting songwriter nights as well as bringing in several Nashville hit songwriters on a regular basis […]

Bowling, Shawn

Alt-Country and blues. Faith and experience shape a man and his music. Shawn Bowling’s songwriting and musical style is heavily influenced by bluegrass & gospel from his childhood in the Ozark’s and by traditional blues from his years in the Mississippi Delta. A well-spring of inspiring stories is drawn from his work in ministry, medicine, […]

Branch, Nick

Nick Branch was born in Boston & moved to NYC in `79 as a bandleader & started a weekly gig @ the Lone Star Cafe where he met & toured with many acts that crossed the globe from Russia, Europe, S America S Africa, as well as 48 of 50 states in the US of […]

Bresh, Thom

An Entertainer Who Happens To Play the Guitar.. From a Southern California stage at the age of 3, with a loosely strung ukulele, to one of the many great concert halls in the world today, armed with just a guitar (he refers to it as “My Band”), Thom Bresh, the 2001 inductee into the “Thumbpickers Hall of Fame” and his […]

Brethauer, Melissa

Currently residing in Los Angeles and having recently released her new album, “Easy Way Out,” Melissa Brethauer (pronounced BRETT-how-er) continues to reach new heights. Although she performs regularly throughout the greater Los Angeles area, she has played everywhere from Nashville to the Las Vegas ‘strip,’ Atlanta, Orlando, Oklahoma City, and more, including exotic locales such […]

Brook, Tony

The critically acclaimed singer songwriter/performer, Tony Brook, has been busy as usual. Chris Bushey of Flying Pig Records, has just finished the mix for Tony’s latest release. “Tony Brook Live from the 280 Boogie”. This will be the first ever live release from one of Alabama’s great musical experiences, the 280 Boogie Festival in Waverly, […]

Brooks, Randy

Randy Brooks is inevitably introduced as “the man who wrote ‘Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer” – a work which earned him SESAC Songwriter of the Year and Song of the Year honors, spawned an animated Christmas special, musical toys, ornaments, greeting cards, apparel, video games, and inflatable yard abominations, and has been used […]

Brown, Jay

Jay Brown’s songs come from the same place all great songs begin: in the real world. They tell the story of hard work and simple pleasures, of love and loss, and of deep mysteries we all struggle to understand. Despite his eventual success owning a chain of auto repair shops, Jay’s working-class upbringing gives him a keen ability […]

Brown, Shelby

Shelby Brown is an 18 year old powerhouse from the small town of Elberta, Alabama working to expand her horizons and share her love for music with the world. After a failed attempt at middle school sports, Shelby discovered her passion lies within country music. She began vocal lessons at the age of 12, and […]

Buckingham, Jan

Twice Grammy-nominated songwriter Jan Buckingham is a musical stylist whose vision has sculpted hits for Pam Tillis, Whitney Houston, George Jones, Melissa Manchester and many others. Jan has written for television (“Hollywood Wives”), and film (“My Cousin Vinnie”), and owns 14 active publishing companies, administering copyrights worldwide.  

Budde, Rusty

Rusty Budde signed his first song writing deal with Ronny Gant in 1980 and he currently writes for Silver Thunder Music Group in Nashville,TN. As a writer Rusty has penned songs for Les Taylor (Exile), Hank Thompson, Earl Thomas Conley and many others. Co writers include Red Lane, Hank Cochran, Steve Cropper, Hank Thompson, Buck […]

Buppert, Tim

Since moving to Nashville in July of 91’ Tim has not only become a successful songwriter but he has become one of Nashville’s most sought after session singers. In addition to singing on over 8,000 songwriter demos Tim has sung on albums by: Trisha Yearwood, Michael Peterson, Kevin Sharp, Billy Ray Cyrus and Rodney Atkins […]

Burke, Austin

Austin Burke could write the book on being a millennial. Growing up in the 1990’s in Phoenix, Arizona, Austin was a huge country music fan and began singing as soon as he could walk. At the tender age of of 3 he sang the National Anthem for both the Phoenix Suns and Arizona Diamondbacks, and […]

Burns, Brent

Brent Burns has become the poet laureate of the beach. In 2008, Burns won three awards in the first ever Trop Rock Music Awards including “Entertainer of the Year,” “CD of the Year (for “Ragtops and Flip Flops”)” and a special WAVE award for his charitable work. 2010 and 2011 brought more Trop Rock Music […]

Canterbury, Chris

Born and raised in the pine hills of north Louisiana, Chris Canterbury comes from the grimy remnants of a small oil patch town. A lifestyle long gone from reality but still lingering in the songs he writes. Now based in Nashville, Tennessee, Chris is touring in support of his latest full-length album, “Poets, Prophets, and All Things Forgotten. From […]

Carpenter, Lance

Nashville recording artist and professional songwriter Lance Carpenter pens hits of contemporary country radio, while still staying true to his traditional background. Carpenter celebrated his first #1 song in 2015 co-writing Kelsea Ballerini’s Debut smash hit Love Me alike You Mean It. Growing up on a farm in Ozark, Arkansas, Lance taught himself how to […]

Carper, Brian

Born and raised  in Baltimore Maryland, Brian Carper is a dreamer and a believer! In the Summer of  2011, he quit his  job and moved his wife and two little girls to Nashville, TN. On a whim and a prayer, with friends and family swearing he had lost his mind, he harnessed his passion and […]

Carson, Kim

Kim Carson’s motto is “Don’t Fear the TWANG!” She’s the “Honky Tonk Queen of New Orleans” and a regular performer at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, French Quarter Festival, and many festivals in Europe with her band, “Kim Carson and the Real Deal”. Kim has eleven cds available and tours the Southern US. […]

Case, Josh

Josh Case is an Alabama-born singer/songwriter who has been crafting tunes and playing clubs for the last 17 years. In 2001, after a few years playing the southern college circuit, Josh moved to Nashville. While honing his songwriting skills in music city he teamed up with his brother Ryan and formed southern rock outfit The […]

Channel, Bruce

BRUCE CHANNEL first began singing and entertaining at local dances in his early teens in Texas, where he entered a recording studio to make a simple demonstration recording of a couple of new songs he had written. At the last minute he substituted a brand new song he had just finished called HEY! BABY. Six […]

Christian, Christina

Born and raised in South Alabama, Americana/Country Singer-Songwriter, Christina Christian is in it for the long haul. For the past 5 years, Christina has traveled the Southeast, mainly Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida to perform her music. The 22 year old currently lives in Perdido Key, Florida entertaining her home base along the the […]

Church, Austin

Austin Church co-wrote the song “Brand New Country Star” with Jimmy Buffett, which appeared on Jimmy’s album “Living and Dying in 3/4 Time”. Lyle Lovett recorded “Sheik of Sh-Boom”, which Austin co-wrote with Ken Spooner and Walter Hyatt. Austin co-founded “Chili Shack” with Brent Moyer, a tv/stage show featuring songwriters. Church is writing and producing […]

Clowe, Jackie

Jackie Clowe is an 18 year old singer/songwriter. She started playing music in 6th grade with the alto saxophone, her parents made it a rule in their household that all the kids must play an instrument. She has been playing the saxophone for 7 years. Her father, William Clowe, who also accompanies her in shows […]

Cloyd, Barbara

Barbara’s performing career began in the club scene of her hometown, St. Louis, Mo. In 1983 her growing interest in songwriting took her to Nashville and the move proved to be a good one when Lorrie Morgan hit the charts with Barbara’s song “I Guess You Had To Be There.” She has hosted the Open Mic at Nashville’s world-famous […]

Collins, Lefty

Singer and Guitarist Lefty Collins has been playing the guitar for over 40 years. 
Born and raised in Chicago, he played over 500 shows at the legendary House of Blues and opened for or shared the stage with Jimmy Buffett, Chris Isaak, BB King, Peter Frampton and many others. Lefty moved to Gadsden, AL in […]

Colt, CW

In 1958, at the age of 5, C.W. won his first talent contest with his Elvis impression, singing and dancing. When he was 10 years old Chet Atkins taught him his first guitar chords and he started his own band in San Antonio Texas. C.W. met Webb Pierce, Ernest Tubbs and Ray Price during this […]

Cook, Jon

Jon Cook grew up in Connecticut, moved to the gulf coast in 2000 after numerous visits to play the Florabama and various venues with former partner Taylor Hicks during college years. Currently performing with The Perdido Brothers(Rick Whaley & Pat McCann), Hurricane Warning featuring Larry T. Wilson, as well as various side projects. Released first […]

Cordle, Larry

Larry Cordle and Ricky Skaggs grew up together picking on the front porches and in garages for entertainment. In 1990, he scored a top ten hit with John Anderson, “Honky Tonk Crowd,”and another number one with Skaggs’ “Heartbreak Hurricane,” Larry has had songs recorded by Ricky Skaggs, Garth Brooks, Diamond Rio, Trisha Yearwood, George Strait, […]

Corwin, Curly

I was born a long time ago in a faraway land they now call Kansas. I wanted to be a songwriter when I grew up but realized I couldn’t do both. I thought I WAS a songwriter till I moved to Nashville and started hanging out with Whitey Shafer, Red lane and Hank Cochran and many others. I […]