Get feedback on your song and connect with other writers at a LIVE WORKSHOP held in person at NSAI! This is a member-only event, and you must be present to receive feedback. It will not cost you a credit to attend. This event will take place in person at NSAI Headquarters, 1710 Roy Acuff Pl. Nashville, TN 37203. Limitted parking will be available in our lot. There is also parking available on the street and in neighboring paid lots. Doors will open at 5:15pm CT, if you arrive earlier than 5:15pm, you will be asked to wait on the covered front porch. Upon arrival, please check in at the front desk. NSAI non-members are permitted to observe two workshops prior to joinning at no cost. If you have attended more than two workshops as a non-member you will be asked to join. NSAI Weekly Workshops take place in our studio. Please note that food and drink are NOT permitted in the studio. If you are not able to attend this workshop in person, this workshop will not be re-distributed for later viewing, so if you plan to attend, mark your calendar and arrive on time. NSAI does not require you to wear a mask, but we encourage you to do what feels comfortable to you.
For this song feedback, we will be listening to your songs in first verse first chorus fashion. We will be taking 30 songs in total. Members from over 75 miles outside of Davidson County, or over a 2 hour drive will be given priority. If you plan to submit a song please be prepared with an MP3 or CD version of your song along with two lyric sheets. Cassette tapes will not be accepted.
CMA, ACM & Grammy nominee, Bobby Tomberlin, was raised in Luverne, Al, where he was a disc jockey at the age of 11, interviewing icons like Johnny Cash, Waylon and Tammy Wynette. Bobby was discovered by Mel Tillis and recently celebrated his 26th year as a staff songwriter for CURB Word Music. Bobby co-wrote "One More Day", recorded by Diamond Rio, Darryl Worley’s Top 10 hit, "A Good Day To Run” and the new Willie Nelson/Barbra Streisand single, “I’d Want It To Be You”. Bobby has also had songs recorded by Blake Shelton, Faith Hill, Josh Turner, Kenny Rogers, Joe Nichols, Dolly Parton, Rodney Atkins, Joe Diffie, Dylan Scott, Pam Tillis, Mo Pitney, Jamey Johnson, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chris Young, The Oak Ridge Boys, Thompson Square, actor Chris Pine, Moe Bandy, Terri Clark, John Schneider, Lee Greenwood, Jeannie Seely, Rhonda Vincent and many others. Bobby was one of the cast members of the CMT hit series, The Singing Bee, for four seasons and has appeared on numerous television shows including Country’s Family Reunion, Opry Backstage and Authentic America. Bobby has also been featured in several films including Wheeler, co starring Kris Kristofferson and Stephen Dorff. Bobby’s 2016 release, Out Of Road, featured guest vocals by Vince Gill, Bill Anderson and Bobby Bare. Like his current single, Bobby really has lived Country Music.