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Single Review: ‘Drivin’ Around Song’ – Colt Ford

August 14, 2013 at 4:20 pm

Songwriters: Chris Tompkins, Rodney Clawson, Craig Wiseman I’m of the mind that, these days, country music isn’t so much about the sound as it is the subject matter. Colt Ford’s new single doesn’t have twangy guitars, pedal steel, or fiddle, (it does have some banjo though!) but it’s very much […]

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Songwriters Circle: Monty Powell

July 7, 2013 at 7:09 pm

Any songwriters interview series must include a conversation with ole writer Monty Powell, one of the most accomplished and respected modern writers in Nashville. After years of service to the industry, Powell released a new album, 47 Minutes of Your Time (iTunes US store), which houses his own artistic vision. […]

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Blake Shelton’s ‘Boys’ Hits #1, Kip Moore’s ‘Girl’ Joins Top 10

June 17, 2013 at 11:53 am

Blake Shelton‘s ‘Boys ‘Round Here’ has reached #1 on the Mediabase Country Singles Chart. Congrats to Blake and the song’s writers Craig Wiseman, Dallas Davidson, and Rhett Akins! Two new songs join the top 10 this week. Kip Moore‘s ‘Hey Pretty Girl’ jumps to #9, and Hunter Hayes‘ ‘I Want […]

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Blake Shelton’s ‘Boys ‘Round Here’ Hits #1 in Canada

June 11, 2013 at 6:15 pm

It’s not just down south, country music fans north of the border also like singing along to a song about a red-red-red-redneck! Blake Shelton‘s ‘Boys ‘Round Here’ tops the Canadian Mediabase chart this week. Congrats to Blake and songwriters Craig Wiseman, Dallas Davidson, and Rhett Akins.   Mediabase Canadian Country […]

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Stars for Second Harvest to Feature Florida Georgia Line, Ronnie Dunn at Ryman, June 4, 2013

May 19, 2013 at 6:44 pm

On June 4, 2013, hit songwriter Craig Wiseman will host the annual Stars for Second Harvest benefit, presented by O’Charley’s, at The Ryman Auditorium. Now in its ninth year, the effort has so far raised over $500,000 for the Middle Tennessee food bank. Taking place just before CMA Fest, this […]

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Songwriters Circle: Craig Wiseman

April 28, 2013 at 8:57 pm

No interview series on songwriting is complete without Craig Wiseman. He is one of the most successful songwriters in Nashville, which would already be reason enough to include him, but also has a deep understanding of the publishing business. In 2003, he founded independent publishing company Big Loud Shirt which […]

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Warner Music Nashville

Single Review: ‘Boys ‘Round Here’ – Blake Shelton

March 27, 2013 at 12:56 pm

Songwriters: Dallas Davidson, Thomas Rhett, Craig Wiseman If there was a TV show that satirizes country music the way The Colbert Report does the news, this would be its theme song. On paper, Blake Shelton‘s new single, ‘Boys ‘Round Here,’ looks like satire. Let’s come up with the most cliche-riddled, […]

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Craig Wiseman’s Stars for Second Harvest to Feature Special Guests Florida Georgia Line, June 4, 2013

March 23, 2013 at 11:31 am

The 9th annual Stars For Second Harvest benefit will take place on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 7:30pm at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. Some of country music’s most acclaimed songwriters, comedian Ralphie May, and new hit duo Florida Georgia Line will be featured during this show presented […]

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UCN Interview at CRS 2013 – Ash Bowers: “Whether you like my music or not, it’s real.”

March 7, 2013 at 8:28 pm

For CRS 2013, Ash Bowers presented his new single, ‘Red,’ to country radio. The Tennessee native has been building a career as a songwriter, and a performer, with melodic, modern country music. We sat down in the busy media center to talk about the new song, the upcoming album, and […]

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Jason Aldean speaks at BMI during the #1 party for 'Take a Little Ride.'
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Jason Aldean Celebrates Two #1 Songs in One Day

March 6, 2013 at 4:41 pm

Yesterday, March 5, Jason Aldean celebrated double #1 success. First, he and his team visited the BMI offices to thank all those involved in the success of ‘Take a Little Ride.’ Big Loud Shirt’s Craig Wiseman, one of the song’s publishers, welcomed the crowd and acknowledges the songwriters, Rodney Clawson, […]

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