Our resident musical educator, songwriter, and partner, Steve Leslie, will be teaching at Nashville Songwriters Association International's annual Advanced Song Camp July 22-24, 2016. It is being held at the Holiday Inn, Nashville - Vanderbilt. This is a great opportunity for songwriters to learn from the best and further their skills!
Steve Leslie, SNG Music's partner and songwriter, will be teaching at Nashville Songwriters Association International's annual Song Camp July 15-17, 2016. It is being held at the Holiday Inn, Nashville - Vanderbilt. We are excited that Steve is helping to educate and foster the creativity of the next generation of songwriters. Register today to be a part of this three day event. You don't want to miss it!
SNG Music is proud to announce the signing of successful songwriter, Marty Dodson.
Marty has had six #1 songs and more than 100 cuts. Dodson's discography includes but is not limited to songs recorded by Joe Cocker, Carrie Underwood, Rascal Flatts, Kenny Chesney, Billy Currington, The Plain White T's, The Oak Ridge Boys, Don Williams, Johnny Reid, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Blake Shelton.
In addition, Marty's self professed "greatest achievement" in his songwriting career to date was knocking Psy out of #1 in South Korea and winning "Song Of The Year" honors for South Korea and all of Asia with his song, "Bounce".
Welcome to the SNG Music family Marty.
Steve Leslie will be participating in Starbucks' Green Hills event, "Songwriters Singing For Coffee" Monday night April 18th at 7:30pm. Also performing are other notable writers including Pete Sallis, Cloverdale, and Greg Friia! Stop by for some coffee and tunes!
Our Director of Promotion and Administration, Erin Kidd, participates as a Publisher in NSAI's Spring Training, Publisher Breakout Session. This event is being held at the Scarrett Bennett Center right off Music Row. She will be giving song feedback and song critique to a room full of eager songwriters! Check out more information on NSAI's website!
SNG Music will be participating in NSAI's "Pitch To A Publisher" night, where NSAI songwriters have the opportunity to pitch their songs to our publishing company.
See NSAI's website for more details. We look forward to hearing great songs!
Steve Leslie can be found performing his original songs as well as some classics from songwriter icon, James Taylor at the Coats For Kids Concert November 7th from 7-10pm. This event is sponsored by Elite Martial Arts School and Harmony Fellowship Church. The proceeds from this event go towards purchasing Winter coats for children in the South Cheatham County Area. See you there!!
SNG Music officially signs artist/ ASCAP writer Abbey Cone to an exclusive publishing deal. To celebrate and announce the signing, we took a trip to ASCAP where we took photos with the team and ASCAP representatives. Abbey and Steve even played a few tunes!
It's about time we announce the signing of our writer Marianne Allison!
Music Row Publication Online featured our exciting SNG Music news in a collective article on August 11th. See the link below for more info:
Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) is hosting it's annual Song Camp July 24-26 at the Holiday Inn -Nashville- Vanderbilt. SNG Partner and successful songwriter, Steve Leslie, will be teaching at this workshop. We are thrilled that he is putting his gift for songwriting instruction to great use! Register today to be a part of this three day event here:
The beautiful and timeless heartbreak ballad, "Love Like Him Again", co-written by Steve Leslie, Gary Reamey, and Abbey Cone is showcased in Abbey Cone's newly released music video! It's a special favorite in the SNG Music publishing catalog, and this song easliy pulls the heartstrings of anyone who's experienced having to pick up the pieces after heartbreak. Taste Of Country wrote a brief article on Abbey's new video, praising her effortless vocals and artist potential, which we agree is well deserved!
Here's the article link to view it for yourself:
Bobby Fischer, long time successful Nashville songwriter and 20+ year friend to Steve Leslie, was presented with the SNG Music Songwriter Emeritus Award on Wednesday June 10th, 2015. This award recognizes his distinguished achievements and creative contribution to Country Music. SNG Music welcomes him to participate in possible songwriter mentorships and gifts him with a standing invitation to all SNG Music events.
SNG's partner and signed songwriter, Steve Leslie, was asked to fill Sunday night's "Guest Spotlight" at The Bluebird Cafe, a prestigious inviation for established successful songwriters! Be there May 24th at 9:30 to catch a great show!
Steve, Gary, and Erin all attended the three-day conference at The Sheraton Hotel Downtown Nashville featuring workshops about new music technology, the importance of high resolution sound quality, the status of online streaming, and other music business related issues. Attendees included people from all over the country and representatives from Spotify, Google, BMI, The U.S. Government, Developers, Producers, Songwriters, and Labels.
BMI sponsors a five-day songwriter festival in Key West each year, showcasing some of their finest writers. SNG Music's Director or Promotion and Administration, Erin Kidd, will be attending this festival with open ears! This event runs May 6- May 10th, with multiple stages and venues on the sunny beaches of Florida.
SNG Partner and hit songwriter, Steve Leslie, will be playing as part of the "Steve Leslie Trio" at The Bluebird Cafe Sunday, April 23rd at 6pm! His repertoire will include older and newer original songs. Make sure to arrive early, it will be a sold out show!
Marianne Allison is SNG Music's NEW signed Songwriter!
She is originally from Ocean Springs, MS, and resides part-time in Las Vegas.
Nominated for Country Female Artist of the Year in 2015 by New Music Weekly and two #1 singles on Indie World Country Record Report, Marianne has found success as a national recording artist as well.
Not only has her music been featured in television and movies, she has won multiple international songwriting competitions including The John Lennon Songwriting Contest.
The SNG Team is thrilled to have her on board!