EARS January 2017

December 1- December 31 “Recommended” Songs Considered for P2P Luncheon.

Congratulations to the writers below who had songs recommended between December 1st and December 31st for consideration for our Publisher Luncheon. These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them.
NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended between September 1st and December 31st and will choose up to 15 for the February 2017 Publisher Luncheon.

Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers. Who knows… you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!

Writers below had songs “Recommended for Consideration” from December 1- December 31:
“Sometimes Things Break” Arlon Sheffield: Jacksonville, AL
“Backup Plan” Janine deSouza: Berkeley, CA
“Like We Used To” Alex Bordonaro: South Windsor, CT
“Puttin' Words In My Mouth” Ryland Fisher: Hoffman Estates, IL
“Like Hell” Blake Griffith: Grand Cane, LA
“Wind Blows Hardest” PJ Ju: New York, NY
“One Truck Mind” PJ Ju: New York, NY
“Good For Me Deer” Rick Patterson: Springfield, TN
“Something Called Love” Joe Slyzelia: Ashland City, TN
“Break Up Break Down” John Stanislawski: Nashville, TN
“Battlefield” Arkady Joseph Gelman: Nashville, TN
“Loving A Lie (Obsession)” Richard Waterman: Nashville, TN
“Black Leather Bible” Joe Slyzelia: Ashland City, TN
“Unafraid” Gene Ezell: Signal Mountain, TN
“Who I Am” Gene Ezell: Signal Mountain, TN
“White Picket Fence” Layne Bruno: Grand Prairie, TX

*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than
December 2016.

One to Watch
These writers are being recognized by our evaluators as writers who are on the rise! These members have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks… they just keep getting better!

Ray Duane: Cardston, Alberta, CA
Jane Gjestland: Sandnes, Norway
Greg Black: Tuscumbia, AL
JJ Brown: Hanford, CA
Mira Parfitt: Santa Cruz, CA
Jen Baron: Santa Barbara, CA
Tiffany Gassett: Guilford, CT
Anthony Szulc: Washington, DC
James Edwards: Ormond Beach, FL
Kelly Williams: Atlanta, GA
Karen Kiley: Long Grove, IL
Reed Fields: Owingsville, KY
Jeff Roe: Holland, MI
Russell Cordie: Burtrum, MN
Kelly McGrath: Jersey City, NJ
Rebekah Maxwell: Haworth, NJ
Jack DePietro: Bronz, NY
Leslie Bowe: Pittsburgh, PA
Jeff Johnstone: Portsmouth, RI
Arkady Joseph Gelman: Nashville, TN
Linda Emerson: Nashville, TN
Gene Ezell: Signal Mountain, TN
Richard Waterman: Nashville, TN
Tony Memmell: Nashville, TN
Tom Biles: Watauga, TX
Alexander Hilton: Front Royal, VA
Danny Kensy: North Chesterfield, VA

*Writers above were recognized during the month of December 2016.

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