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The Most Important Lines of Lyric

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From The Weekly, posted 3.19.18 Of course, every line in a lyric is important, but are some more important than others? Let’s examine several lines that serve special, unique functions because of their locations within a lyric. These are lines that can propel a lyric from “good” to “wow.” Opening Lines We get only one… Read more...


BMI Works to Educate Colorado Bar Owners

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From News, posted 10.12.17 BMI partnered recently (10/4) with The Tavern League of Colorado to present a seminar to its members on music licensing and the legalities surrounding music use in bars and taverns. The session, which took place at the Dive Inn, a Denver bar, also featured a performance by award-winning BMI songwriter… Read more...


BMI Partners with Restaurant & Lodging Associations on Songwriters Tour

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From News, posted 8.22.17 The BMI Nashville Songwriters Tour rolled through Kentucky and Ohio recently (8/19-8/21), performing at several BMI licensed venues that have been very supportive of BMI songwriters and publishers over the years. The tour was a collaborative effort between BMI, the Kentucky Restaurant Association, the Ohio Restaurant Association and the Ohio… Read more...


BMI Partners with South Dakota Retailers Association to bring Nashville to the Black Hills

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From News, posted 9.15.16 BMI helped cap off the South Dakota Retailers Association Annual Golf Tournament with a performance by award-winning BMI country songwriters Wendell Mobley and Lee Thomas Miller. The Nashville hit makers told the stories behind their songs and performed the smash hits they have written for the likes of Rascal Flatts,… Read more...


BMI Welcomes Licensing Customers to Mountain High Music Festival

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From News, posted 1.25.16 As has become tradition, BMI hosted a special dinner for licensing customers and association partners who attended this year’s Mountain High Music Festival held recently (1/13-1/17) in Crested Butte, Colorado. An evening of great food and drink was capped by a performance from two of BMI’s top Nashville songwriters. Kendell… Read more...


What Makes an Artist Say, ‘I have to record this song!’

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From MusicWorld, posted 2.19.15 I posed this burning question to ten music industry pros in the hopes of identifying the common denominators found in those songs that leap out of the proverbial pile and demand that an artist record them. Here are the answers I received … 1. “What makes an artist say ‘I… Read more...


‘Yeah,’ BMI Celebrates Another # 1 With Joe Nichols

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From News, posted 10.01.14 BMI helped celebrate Joe Nichols’ #1 single “Yeah” at Nashville’s Country Music Association on September 16, 2014. Written by BMI songwriter Bryan Simpson with Ashley Gorley, “Yeah” spent three weeks in the top spot. It is Joe Nichols’ fifth number one and follows “Summer and 75,” also a chart-topper off… Read more...