Publisher Online Pitch Events

  • Brad McKinney
    Interview with Brad McKinney, songwriter
    by GSC Reporter, Daniel Reifsnyder Dan Reifsnyder: Tell us a little bit about yourself! Brad McKinney: Well, I’m originally from Hyden, KY. Nobody knows where it is, but I always say it’s next to the city of Hazard. DR: Oh, like where the Dukes of Hazard are from? BM: Exactly! It’s a very, very small town, a population of about 500.  All my family is from there, we all lived...
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  • Brett Mandel
    The Journey of a Song – Brett Mandel
    “From the Ashes” – a TV Cold Justice placement on the Oxygen Network In December of 2021, myself and fellow GSC member Clayton Jones landed our first television placement for our song “From the Ashes” (co-written with Big Yellow Dog songwriter/ producer Alexi von Guggenberg). It appeared on episode #609 of “Cold Justice” on the Oxygen network. The song was written in October of 2015. I remember that day very...
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GSC Music Industry Mentoring Services

Sheree Spoltore

Sheree' Spoltore'

GSC President - Specializing in Music Career Coaching : Music industry professional, career coach, mentor, motivational speaker and teacher, Sheree’ Spoltore’ is known as a songwriter’s best friend. Sheree’s career purpose and passion is encouraging, equipping and empowering songwriters of all genres to be at their personal best. Let her 20 years of experience work for you. READ MORE ABOUT SHEREE'
Purchase Career Mentoring with Sheree'

Jared Jones

Specializing Metadata for your Recordings : In partnership with GSC President, Sheree Spoltore, Jones created an insightful and eye-opening presentation on the importance of metadata in the music business, and why it is important for songwriters, producers, and artists. The presentation, “Metadata Matters” was first shared at GSC Focus events. Through GSC, Jones now a 1-hour mentoring sessions, where songwriters, artists and producers can gain more insight into how Metadata can help boost visiblity to your recordings.  READ MORE ABOUT JARED AND HIS MENTORING SERVICE
Purchase a Session with Jared

Nancy Peacock and Queenie Mullinix

Specializing in Film and TV Sync Placements : Nancy and Queenie at Washington Street Publishing will guide you through the process of “syncing” your songs in film & TV. Yes, they will both be in this mentoring session with you where you will learn how to write, produce, and pitch songs that will grab the attention of music supervisors. Get the “inside info” about what music they are seeking for current projects! Now more than ever, the sync world is open to the music of the independent writer and artist. So, get ready! Choose from 3 different types of sessions depending on your need. From in-depth evaluations to a speedy overview of your catalog, Washington Street Publishing has you covered. READ MORE ABOUT NANCY AND QUEENIE AND THEIR MENTORING SERVICE
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Bruce Miller

Bruce Michael Miller

Specializing in Song Evaluations : Bruce Michael Miller, an award-winning songwriter himself, is one of Nashville’s most requested song evaluators. Bruce has taught songwriting at the college level and is active in the Nashville songwriters’ community. He has evaluated upwards of 12,000 songs and has been a judge for the CMT songwriting contest for several years. READ MORE ABOUT BRUCE...
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GSC News to Encourage, Equip and Empower

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Save the Date for the Hottest Event in Town!

GSC Spring Mixer April 4, 2024 - 5-7pm

Grab your co-writing friends,
mingle with other writers and industry pros,
and grab a bite to eat before you head out to the
Tin Pan South Shows!

#encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #mixer #meetandgreet
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Save the Date for the Hottest Event in Town!  

GSC Spring Mixer April 4, 2024 - 5-7pm

Grab your co-writing friends, 
mingle with other writers and industry pros,
 and grab a bite to eat before you head out to the 
 Tin Pan South Shows!

#encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #gsc #globalsongwritersconnection #mixer #meetandgreet

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I will be there! 🙌🏼

February 27, 7:00 - 8:30 PM CST - Member to Member Workshop and Q&A

Featuring GSC Member - MIKE RHODES, CO

“GSC Members Services and The Business of Songwriting!”

Our previous GSC Member to Member workshop was a massive success, and we are excited to announce that we are hosting another one, featuring GSC member Mike Rhodes. Mike is a renowned songwriter in the music industry, with several of his songs on hold for major artists such as Kenny Chesney and Rascal Flatts. Through his GSC connections, Mike is also pitching his songs to other major artists like Keith Urban, and his reputation with music industry professionals, publishers, and pro writers is second to none.

Mike has achieved significant success in the music industry by leveraging GSC services, and he is eager to share his experiences and some key elements that he has learned along the way. He will discuss the epiphanies that have changed his approach to his efforts and brought him the results he has seen. Additionally, there will be a Q&A session where you can ask Mike any questions you may have.

This free service is exclusively for members, and we encourage you not to miss out on this opportunity to learn from a successful member like Mike.

#encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #workshop
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February 27, 7:00 - 8:30 PM CST - Member to Member Workshop and Q&A

Featuring GSC Member - MIKE RHODES, CO

“GSC Members Services and The Business of Songwriting!”

Our previous GSC Member to Member workshop was a massive success, and we are excited to announce that we are hosting another one, featuring GSC member Mike Rhodes. Mike is a renowned songwriter in the music industry, with several of his songs on hold for major artists such as Kenny Chesney and Rascal Flatts. Through his GSC connections, Mike is also pitching his songs to other major artists like Keith Urban, and his reputation with music industry professionals, publishers, and pro writers is second to none. 

Mike has achieved significant success in the music industry by leveraging GSC services, and he is eager to share his experiences and some key elements that he has learned along the way. He will discuss the epiphanies that have changed his approach to his efforts and brought him the results he has seen. Additionally, there will be a Q&A session where you can ask Mike any questions you may have.

This free service is exclusively for members, and we encourage you not to miss out on this opportunity to learn from a successful member like Mike.

#encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #GSC #globalsongwritersconnection  #workshop

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Yeah Mike 🤩

TONIGHT!!!
Publisher Online Pitch with Jenny Hall- Thur., Feb. 22, 7pm
Sr. Director/Creative, Porch Light Music
Major Artist Country Song Pitch

Jenny Hall joined Porchlight Music in October 2023 as Senior Director, Creative. In her new role, she oversees the direction and development of the current roster which includes Clint Daniels, Tim James, Chris Sligh, Dan Hutson and Terry Lee Palmer as well as new talent acquisitions. She also oversees the day-to-day creative operations of signing and developing new talent while managing and developing the current roster. Prior to joining Porchlight, she spent time as Creative Director at Sheltered Music and Given Entertainment. Hall is an Indiana native and a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU)’s music business program.

What Jenny is looking for: Some of you have that “one” song that you know is a great song. That song that keeps getting attention and interest. That song that is always well received. That song that is standing the test of time. That song that everyone says, “I could hear that on the radio!” If so, then this may be the pitch for you. This pitch is totally directed at major artists on the mainstream charts. Those country artists that are charting on Billboard. And don’t forget to check out the Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces--see the 2024 Song Pitch Tip article below for details.

#globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #equip #empower #singer #songwriter #GSCPOP #publisherpitch
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TONIGHT!!!
Publisher Online Pitch with Jenny Hall- Thur., Feb. 22, 7pm
Sr. Director/Creative, Porch Light Music
Major Artist Country Song Pitch

Jenny Hall joined Porchlight Music in October 2023 as Senior Director, Creative. In her new role, she oversees the direction and development of the current roster which includes Clint Daniels, Tim James, Chris Sligh, Dan Hutson and Terry Lee Palmer as well as new talent acquisitions. She also oversees the day-to-day creative operations of signing and developing new talent while managing and developing the current roster. Prior to joining Porchlight, she spent time as Creative Director at Sheltered Music and Given Entertainment. Hall is an Indiana native and a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU)’s music business program.

What Jenny is looking for: Some of you have that “one” song that you know is a great song.  That song that keeps getting attention and interest. That song that is always well received. That song that is standing the test of time. That song that everyone says, “I could hear that on the radio!” If so, then this may be the pitch for you. This pitch is totally directed at major artists on the mainstream charts. Those country artists that are charting on Billboard. And don’t forget to check out the Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces--see the 2024 Song Pitch Tip article below for details.

#globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #equip #empower #singer #songwriter #GSCPOP #publisherpitch

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Wish I could be in this one 🔥

Wish I was able to get in before it sold out! Love her! Good luck everyone!

Exciting evening ahead I am sure!!! Good luck to everyone!

we are ready 🔥😎

Love her!

Jenny is terrific. She was my songwriter manager this past year and got me into some great rooms with great writers.

Go Jenny go! Miss you.

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Apply TODAY for the John Cirillo Songwriting Scholarship which includes a spot in the GSC June 7, 8 and 9th - 3 Day Focus Retreat!

**Deadline February 29th, 2024 - Apply Today!**

From GSC President, Sheree’ Spoltore’ - As many GSC members, industry friends and social media friends are aware, I have been a longtime supporter, friend and fan of the gifts and talents of John Cirillo. Although, our community lost a dear creator and friend to cancer, I want to do what I can to help keep his memory and his legacy of helping up and coming talent alive and well!

John loved our exclusive GSC 3 Day Focus Retreats and in his memory and in support of the John Cirillo Scholarship Fund, I have contributed a 3 day GSC Focus Retreat valued at $2,195.00! If you have wanted to attend this event and have never been able to do so, perhaps this is your opportunity. There is a John Cirillo Scholarship Board that will review all applicants. I am not a part of the selection process. Only a contributor to the scholarship process. Anyone at any age over 18 can apply. Thanks to the many industry leaders and educational providers who have contributed to John’s legacy.

link to apply:
www.johncirillosongwritingscholarship.com/apply

Here are some of the items you will receive with this scholarship.
· One-on-one mentoring from pro songwriters
· Pro co-writes and peer co-writes
· Professionally recorded demos of your songs
· Online workshops and educational content
· Attending a Nashville song camp: FOCUS event from Global Songwriters Connection
· Attending song pitch night with publisher Steve Bloch
· Networking and relationship building opportunities
· Nashville performance opportunities
· And more, as we work with sponsors and shape the program to best suit the recipient.

#GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #equip #empower #singer #songwriter #exceedingexpectations #scholarship
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Apply TODAY for the John Cirillo Songwriting Scholarship which includes a spot in the GSC June 7, 8 and 9th - 3 Day Focus Retreat!

**Deadline February 29th, 2024 - Apply Today!**

From GSC President, Sheree’ Spoltore’ - As many GSC members, industry friends and social media friends are aware, I have been a longtime supporter, friend and fan of the gifts and talents of John Cirillo. Although, our community lost a dear creator and friend to cancer,  I want to do what I can to help keep his memory and his legacy of helping up and coming talent alive and well!

John loved our exclusive GSC 3 Day Focus Retreats and in his memory and in support of the John Cirillo Scholarship Fund, I have contributed a 3 day GSC Focus Retreat valued at $2,195.00!  If you have wanted to attend this event and have never been able to do so, perhaps this is your opportunity.  There is a John Cirillo Scholarship Board that will review all applicants.  I am not a part of the selection process.  Only a contributor to the scholarship process. Anyone at any age over 18 can apply. Thanks to the many industry leaders and educational providers who have contributed to John’s legacy.

link to apply:
https://www.johncirillosongwritingscholarship.com/apply

Here are some of the items you will receive with this scholarship.
·         One-on-one mentoring from pro songwriters
·         Pro co-writes and peer co-writes
·         Professionally recorded demos of your songs
·         Online workshops and educational content
·         Attending a Nashville song camp: FOCUS event from Global Songwriters Connection
·         Attending song pitch night with publisher Steve Bloch
·         Networking and relationship building opportunities
·         Nashville performance opportunities
·         And more, as we work with sponsors and shape the program to best suit the recipient.

#GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #equip #empower #singer #songwriter #exceedingexpectations #scholarship

**WINNING WEDNESDAY**

Stella Prince, TN

Amazing Folk Touring Artist/Writer Stella Prince snags a feature article in Country Music People Magazine!

www.instagram.com/stellaprincemusic/?hl=en

#GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #ExceedingExpectations
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**WINNING WEDNESDAY**

Stella Prince, TN

Amazing Folk Touring Artist/Writer Stella Prince snags a feature article in Country Music People Magazine!

https://www.instagram.com/stellaprincemusic/?hl=en

#GSC #globalsongwritersconnection #encourage #empower #equip #singer #songwriter #singersongwriter #music #exceedingexpectations

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Awesome, Stella!! 🥰

Congratulations!!!!!!

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