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GRAMMY-Nominated BMI Songwriter Entertains California Innkeepers

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From News, posted 1.26.22. The California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns held their annual INNspire Conference & Marketplace in person this year at the Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego and BMI helped make it an event to remember. Award-winning BMI songwriter James Slater was the featured entertainment at their closing beach party where… Read more...


BMI Salutes its Top Songwriters for the 2021 BMI Country Awards

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From News, posted 11.15.21. Jesse Frasure named Songwriter of the Year; “One of Them Girls” by Dallas Davidson and Ben Johnson receives Song of the Year; Sony Music Publishing and Warner Chappell Music tie for Publisher of the Year; 50 most-performed Country songs of the previous year also celebrated Read more...


BMI Songwriter James Slater Returns to Kansas Association of Broadcasters Convention

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From News, posted 10.30.19. Back by popular request for his second Kansas Association of Broadcasters (KAB) Convention, BMI songwriter James Slater took the crowd thru a musical ride with a compelling performance of his hits, as well as some new music. His set included the GRAMMY-nominated “In My Daughters Eyes” (Martina McBride), “Open Season on… Read more...


Two-Time GRAMMY Nominee Performs at Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Annual Convention

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From News, posted 4.11.19. BMI provided the musical entertainment at the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters (OAB) annual convention held April 4, 2019 in Oklahoma City. Two-time GRAMMY-nominated BMI singer-songwriter James Slater entertained broadcasters from across the state by telling the stories behind the songs and performing “High Cost Of Living” (recorded by Jamey Johnson), “In… Read more...


Rising Songwriter Alejandro Sierra Joins BMI

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From News, posted 10.26.18. Last week, songwriter Alejandro Sierra stopped by the BMI Nashville office with mentor James Slater, a fellow BMI writer, to affiliate with BMI and visit with Mason Hunter, AVP Creative, Nashville. A local university student, Sierra, who moved to Nashville at age 14 from Quito, Ecuador, has found himself rising to… Read more...


Award-Winning BMI Songwriter Travels Home to Give Back

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From News, posted 8.28.18. BMI was on hand recently (8/18) to help a Hall of Fame songwriter raise money for important causes back in his hometown of Indian Lake, Ohio. Each year award-winning BMI songwriter Even Stevens travels home to host “The Nashville Hitmakers,” a songwriter round that benefits the Indian Lake Watershed Project, as… Read more...


BMI Bulletin Board: February

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From MusicWorld, posted 2.08.16. Workshops, conference and contest opportunities for songwriters and composers Read more...


BMI Set to Rock Key West Songwriters Festival

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From News, posted 2.02.16. BMI is pleased to announce the initial lineup for the 21st Annual Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association’s Key West Songwriters Festival, presented by BMI. Set for May 4-8, 2016, the festival will feature top country hitmakers alongside up-and-coming talent in the most iconic venues of beautiful Key West. “This is a… Read more...


The Key West Songwriters Festival is Right Around the Corner!

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From News, posted 5.05.14. It’s that time of year again for sun, sand and songwriters. The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association’s 19th Annual Key West Songwriters Festival kicks off Wednesday, May 7, and continues through Sunday, May 11. The lineup this year is stronger than ever with Sara Evans, Anders Osborne, Kacey Musgraves, Robert Earl… Read more...


BMI Announces the 18th Annual Key West Songwriters Festival May 1-5

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From News, posted 2.11.13. Proceeds will benefit SHARE Military Initiative at Shepherd Center Read more...


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