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Underground Writers Round Time Slots Announced

We stopped by Douglas Corner Cafe on Friday night, just to hang out, meet some folks, and hear some music. Now, we’re even more excited for this Friday’s Underground Writers Round than we were before.

Everyone was super nice and helpful, and the room sounds great. Surely, then, the six songwriters we have lined up for our first-ever Nashville event will sound spectacular.

Speaking of which, we are now ready to let you know when each of our Underground Writers Round songwriters will be performing on Friday night. So, if you have a favorite, or there’s someone you’ve been meaning to check out, take a look at the poster after the jump.

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Announcing the Inaugural Underground Writers Round Lineup!

Two weeks ago, we announced that we are partnering with the historic Douglas Corner Cafe to bring Nashville the first-ever Underground Writers Round on Friday, September 27 beginning at 9 p.m.

Today, we’ll announce the lineup, consisting of six of Nashville’s most notable up-and-coming songwriters.

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UMC to Present First Underground Writers Round Sept. 27

Back in 1987, Douglas Corner Cafe was founded “to create a music venue aimed at showcasing new singers and songwriters in Nashville.” In the years since, the showcase venue has hosted a mile-long list of prolific artists, from Alan Jackson, to Trisha Yearwood, to Blake Shelton.

With that said, it is our absolute honor to team with this historic venue to showcase some of Nashville’s brightest up-and-coming stars!

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PHOTOS: Top Writer Series at True Music Room (July 23, 2019)

The last time we had the chance to make it out to True Music Room, it was to see Chicagoland native Timothy Myles come away crowned the first-ever Top Writer Showdown champion.

Last Tuesday night, the champ was in the house on an evening that featured a strong candidate to win the next Showdown on August 27.

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PHOTOS: Top Writer Series at True Music Room (May 21, 2019)

As we inch ever closer to the Top Writer Series #1 Showdown at True Music Room on June 22, eight more singer-songwriters came out this past Tuesday to stake their claim at a spot in the championship round.

And, for the night’s many memorable performers, only one could come out on top.

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PHOTOS: Top Writer Series at True Music Room (Apr. 30)

Every Tuesday night, songwriters flock to Nashville’s True Music Room & Bar to take part in the Top Writer Series. They compete for a chance to advance to the series’ final showdown on June 22, where the winner will receive studio time with Battery Lane Music, tickets to see John Mayer, and more.

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The Music Modernization Act Ultimately Benefits Musical Creators

One of the rarest of rare events happened in Washington, DC: a unanimous Congressional approval of a large piece of legislation; an affirmative 100 – 0 vote in the Senate and a 415 – 0 vote in the House. On October 11, 2018, the Orrin G. Hatch–Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act was signed into law.

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