NRS Series 4 Prelim 3 Recap

We had another excellent round at Prelim #3 in spite of pouring rain and storms around Nashville! We are thrilled that 20 songwriters and a bunch of friends, fans, and music enthusiasts came out to share and listen and vote. We had over 400 votes come in online from our live stream, which is really cool!

Here’s a recap of Preliminary Round 3:

1. Steal Hearts
2. JoDell Steele
3. Mo Howard
4. Clyde Neal
5. Katie Harrah
6. Tery Wayne
7. Rick D Hallbeck
8. Catherine Parks
9. Christine Harazim
10. Marie Lemma
11. Lewis Moore
12. David Christopher Ivey
13. Sam Allen
14. Josh Davidson
15. Autumn Copeland
16. Bethany Pedigo
17. Ian Daugherty
18. Laura Vance
19. Jonathan Neeley
20. Jace Hackman

Autumn Copeland (Audience)
Sam Allen (Industry)

Autumn and Sam will come back and join 12 other writers for the semi-final round to be held Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Wild Wing Cafe. The finals will be held Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Wild Wing Cafe.

Dennis Dearing- For over 25 years, Dennis has been passionate about creating quality music. His initial training at Belmont University in Nashville, mixed with his invaluable experience working with the very best in the Christian and country Music Industry, has made him a sought after record producer, recording engineer, studio musician and songwriter. Located in Franklin, Dennis not only owns a professional recording studio and full production company, but more importantly he has the sincere desire to bring your artistic vision to life. Whether you are a major label artist with national distribution or an independent singer-songwriter just starting out, contact Dennis at Menace Music

Chris Omartian- Chris is a multi-platinum selling producer/songwriter who started out on the road playing drums for Donna Summer and songwriting for PMP Music and EMI Publishing, before founding VZN Entertainment. Collaborating with companies like Universal, Warner, and Dreamworks, Chris has spent the majority of his career producing records in various genres. He has worked with artists affiliated with Disney and Hollywood Records, and his music has been placed in a wide variety of television shows, video games, Fox Sports, the NFL Network, ESPN, and the Speed Network. His work has been featured in ESPN’s College Gameday, Sunday Night Football on NBC, NFL Total Access (NFLN), and the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. Currently, Chris has running themes on 2012 Thursday Night Football (NFLN) and 2013 NHL on FOX (FSN). Learn more at: VZN Entertainment

Preliminary 3 Pictures